Ruggell, Liechtenstein, January 19, 2023—Digital infrastructure provider GlobalConnect Carrier has entered into an agreement with ConnectiviTree to deliver Dark Fiber network, Long Haul and Access services in Northern Europe. ConnectiviTree will provide value added services on the top towards its customers.
“We are excited to be working with GlobalConnect Carrier in the Nordic region as our first carrier channel partner. They bring an unmatched and extensive fiber network footprint, providing up to four diverse routes into main hubs in Northern Europe. With this agreement, we look forward to offering multiple-redundant routes and multiple access points in all major cities around the globe with high security, high availability, and low latency”, says ConnectiviTree CEO, Dietrich Schwarzinger.
GlobalConnect Carrier operates a fully owned ducted and optical fiber network, connecting cities and datacenters all over the Nordics and Northern Europe. Together with ConnectiviTree, GlobalConnect Carrier plans to provide capacity services in Europe and Overseas.
“We are happy to enter into this agreement with ConnectiviTree, to create a strong international offering delivering Dark Fiber and providing Long Haul and Access services in and out of Northern Europe.This is another important proof point for GlobalConnect Carrier being the leading Carrier in the Nordics as we want to provide the backbone network to Carriers and OTT players in the region, supporting the industry and running the network”, says Pär Jansson, Head of Sales GlobalConnect Carrier.
The GlobalConnect and ConnectiviTree agreement also includes a long-term commitment to future cooperation, such as new data center projects in the Nordics, and expansion into additional geographical areas. The independent and neutral data transport network provider ConnectiviTree will provide value added long-haul connectivity services to GlobalConnect Carrier to support a more diverse global reach for GlobalConnect Carrier customers.
GlobalConnect Group is one of the leading digital infrastructure and data communication providers in Northern Europe. The Group delivers end-to-end solutions across its own infrastructure consisting of 150,000 kilometers fiber network and 35,000 sqm data center space in Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany and Finland. GlobalConnect Group employs approximately 1,800 people, has 30,000 B2B customers and connects more than 700,000 private households with a high-capacity fiber network.
ConnectiviTree (Europe) AG is an independent and neutral data transport network provider that has designed and is currently building a layer 1 and 2 fiber-based data transfer network solution for large Enterprise customers. The ConnectiviTree network design and specifications will support fast and secure data transport with capacities of up to 200 terabits between major cities, starting in Western Europe and is designed to be sold as NaaS, CaaS and SaaS (Network, Capacity and Spectrum as a Service) through channel partners: Telecoms (Data Carrier), System Integrators and Data Center Operators. ConnectiviTree’s network design, business model, and planned white label functionality, easy order and rapid provisioning creates a scalable and low-cost business opportunity for our channel partners to address the rapidly growing market for global transport of data for large Enterprise. To help capture demonstrated demand, ConnectiviTree plans to connect over 250 Points of Presence within Europe and beyond by 2025.