|[May 12, 2014]
Deutsche Telekom Opens New IP PoP in New York
BONN, Germany & NEW YORK --(Business Wire)--
Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS), the international wholesale
division of Deutsche
Telekom AG, revealed the launch of a new point of presence (PoP) in
Strategically located on the eastern coast of the United States, the New
York PoP provides worldwide connectivity to key partners in North and
As part of the core network, it completes the ICSS's Next Generation
Voice international (NGVi) platform. The New York gateway also ensures
faster and more reliable quality for intra-American termination. It also
meets the highest technological requirements currently on the US market,
since it already runs on the Internet Protocol (IP) network standard.
Integrated IP networks are an essential element in the strategy of
Deutsche Telekom (News - Alert) - the new IP PoP in New York and the next generation
voice platform are important contributions on the way to this objective.
Holger Magnussen, Senior Vice President Deutsche Telekom International
Carrier Sales & Solutions, says, "With theNew York PoP we can now offer
our clients around the world higher voice call efficiency, quality and
capability. This is once again proof of our commitment to help our
customers grow by enabling cost-effective and reliable voice
interconnect services - no matter where they are."
About Deutsche Telekom
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world's leading integrated
telecommunications companies with over 142 million mobile customers, 31
million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as
of December 31, 2013). The Group provides fixed network, mobile
communications, Internet and IPTV (News - Alert) products and services for consumers
and ICT solutions for business customers and corporate customers.
Deutsche Telekom is present in around 50 countries and has approximately
229,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenues of EUR 60.1
billion in the 2013 financial year - more than half of it outside
For further information, see http://www.telekom.com/home.
About International Carrier Sales & Solutions (News - Alert) (ICSS)
International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS) is one of the world's
leading carriers and an innovation driver for IP-based solutions. As an
integral part of Deutsche Telekom's International Wholesale Business
unit, ICSS serves the international wholesale requirements of the DT
Group with its international affiliates and more than 700 external
customers worldwide. One of the units' core competencies is to focus on
building business partnerships around the globe. With years of
experience in the international wholesale communication market, ICSS has
the expertise to provide clients with tailor-made solutions. The
innovative technologies are offered on a global basis with a special
emphasis on Europe.
The cutting-edge offerings of ICSS include the following business
Internet & Content: Ensure best user experience by partnering with one
of the premier European Internet and content players.
Mobile World: Mobilize your customers' lives with innovative and
profitable solutions from ICSS, a premium mobile enabler.
Carrier Enterprise Services: Securely connect your customer's global
sites with a major European multi-service provider.
Global Capacity (News - Alert): Manage your growing European and transatlantic backbone
requirements with tailored, reliable and high-speed connectivity
Global Voice: Excellence and innovation with scale from the
international market leader for retail voice termination.
For further information, see www.telekom-icss.com.
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