News and Information

News and Information

6 May 2015| Filed under News  

Hamilton, Bermuda – May 6, 2015 – LinkBermuda, a leader in providing data networking and IP solutions, today announced that it will be upgrading their Quantum (a wholly owned subsidiary of Link Bermuda) Local Access Network using Cisco’s latest Aggregation Services Router (“ASR”) technology. The Cisco ASR 9000 series routers, a true carrier-class solution, are the cornerstone of modern Edge and Carrier Ethernet networks. This network upgrade will provide more capacity and enable the Quantum network to scale more easily in order to meet growing customer demands. The improvements will also optimize the network for performance and efficiency, reduce operational complexity and enhance overall the customer’s experiences.

"LinkBermuda has an ongoing commitment to reinvest in key platforms supporting our Customers. The upgrade of our Quantum Local Access Network will enhance its resiliency, reliability and stability”, said Craig Davis, General Manager at LinkBermuda. “It will also further strengthen our ability to provide new and enhanced services such as higher speed internet, Layer 3 and Cloud based offerings. This will better position Quantum’s network for the future and for the services being demanded by our customers. We would like to thank our valued Customers for their patience while we complete this key initiative and look forward to delivering the enhancements to their services".

The upgrade involving Quantum’s 27 customer rings will be undertaken in a staged manner over a three week period commencing on May 7th 2015.

About Link Bermuda

LinkBermuda continues to build on its strong history of commitment to Bermuda providing trusted telecommunications services for more than 120 years. LinkBermuda is a proven leader in the delivery of voice, data, Internet and IT services to enterprise and consumer customers in Bermuda and many locations throughout the Western hemisphere utilizing its extensive network of facilities and carrier partners.

LinkBermuda operates a highly advanced network of diverse international and domestic fibre cable systems delivering the highest quality and most extensive reach of customized end-to-end solutions available in Bermuda. LinkBermuda owns two ultra-secure Tier 3 standard data center facilities that support a wide range of dedicated hosting solutions and disaster recovery options.