PCCW Global signs co-location agreement with TCCT to enhance MPLS capacity

HKT (SEHK: 6823) – HONG KONG / BANGKOK, THAILAND, January 30, 2013

PCCW Global, an operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, has signed a co-location agreement with T.C.C. Technology Co., Ltd. (TCCT), Thailand's leading carrier-neutral data center, to install a new Point-of-Presence (PoP) at TCCT’s data center in Bangkok.

The new PoP further extends PCCW Global’s coverage in Thailand. It also increases MPLS capacity to support the rapidly growing traffic patterns seen in the Southeast Asian market.

In conjunction with installing the new PoP, additional diverse routing has been established in Thailand, thereby further strengthening the resilience of PCCW Global's already robust network. 

Mr. Frederick Chui, PCCW Global's Senior Vice President, Global Marketing & Sales, said, “As an experienced and reputable provider of IT infrastructure in Thailand, we are excited to establish a closer relationship with TCCT. We look forward to further developing our business in Southeast Asia with their full support.”  

Mr. Kosit Suksingha, Managing Director, TCC Technology (TCCT) said, “We are very pleased to welcome PCCW Global to TCCT. This agreement marks the beginning of a long-term relationship with PCCW Global. We are confident that our advanced data center infrastructure with high speed and security will create synergies with PCCW Global.” 

About PCCW Global

PCCW Global is an operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider which is majority-owned by PCCW Limited. 

With centers in Hong Kong, Herndon, Virginia in the US, Paris in France, and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, plus teams based in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia and the Americas, PCCW Global serves the voice and data needs of multinational enterprises, as well as the operational requirements of service providers. Covering more than 1,800 cities in 120 countries, the PCCW Global network supports a portfolio of integrated global communications solutions which include Ethernet solutions, IP solutions, fiber and satellite transmission solutions, managed services and solutions, and voice services. To learn more about PCCW Global, please visit www.pccwglobal.com. 

About HKT

HKT (SEHK: 6823) is Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider. It meets the needs of the Hong Kong public and local and international businesses with a wide range of services including local telephony, local data and broadband, international telecommunications, mobile, and other telecommunications businesses such as customer premises equipment sale, outsourcing, consulting, and contact centers.

Together with the highly successful media business of its parent company, PCCW Limited, HKT offers innovative media content and services across the PCCW Group’s unique quadruple-play platforms – fixed-line, broadband Internet access, TV and mobile.

About TCCT

T.C.C. Technology Co., Ltd. (TCCT) is a member of TCC Group, one of the largest conglomerates in Thailand. TCCT is the first and the only certified SAP Hosting Partner in Thailand and also Microsoft certified partner, offering the best-in-class cloud-based solutions and services via the strong collaboration with various global partners. TCCT offers commercial managed hosting and infrastructure solutions designed to meet increasing demands from organization looking to outsource their information technology requirements. TCCT currently operates not only highly secured multiple world-class Enterprise Data Centers in downtown Bangkok and the city’s eastern suburbs, but also manages to cover Industrial and International Data Centers in Asia via its Asia Data Center Alliance (ADCA) network.

For more information, please visit www.tcc-technology.com

For more information, please contact:

Ivan Ho

Group Communications

PCCW Group

Tel: +852 2883 8747

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Ms. Treesukhon Kraiphanont

Marketing Communication Division

T.C.C. Technology Co., Ltd.

Tel:   +662 626 6953

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