Latest Interoute publications

Interoute to acquire UK telco Easynet

Interoute has this week confirmed its plans to acquire British managed services provider Easynet for £402mn (approx. $619mn) – a deal which it hopes will help support the sale of its telecom solutions to large businesses and government bodies. In March two new investors, Aleph Capital Partners and Crestview Partners, funnelled an undisclosed amount into… Read More

Interoute launches U.S. to Hong Kong network route to support global cloud platform

Interoute has opened two new trans-pacific network routes connecting Los Angeles and Hong Kong to bolster its position as Europe’s ‘biggest cloud service platform.’ The operator said that the independent routes mark ‘the final step in creating a fully meshed global network,’ lowering latency for customers in North America and Asia. Interoute’s global services are… Read More

Frankfurt-based virtual data centre to meet German security demands

Further expanding its cloud services in Europe, Interoute has today announced its plans to open a second virtual data centre (VDC) in Germany this December. In addition to an existing German facility in Berlin, which has been hosting data and applications since its launch in 2012, the new site will be based in Frankfurt and will… Read More

Interoute accelerates cloud expansion with launch of two virtual data centres in London

Cloud platform provider Interoute has launched two new Virtual Data Centre (VDC) locations in London – a site in Canary Wharf and a second in Slough. Interoute’s VDC solution is a scalable and fully-automated Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) model which offers its customers on-demand computing, storage and applications. Its VDC infrastructure is built into physical Interoute data… Read More

Interoute abolishes colocation charges, campaigns against ‘unfair’ tax

London-based telecommunications company Interoute, the largest cloud services platform in Europe, has announced that it will no longer charge customers for ‘patches’ (static data centre cables). It’s not a mere competitive sop – Interoute is conducting a vigorous campaign, including a video which demonstrates how little customers actually receive for paying this charge, in a movement to… Read More