Mumbai, India, May 7, 2014: Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated technology solutions in the Asia-Pacific region today announced that it was awarded the Innovation Award by CeBIT. Au Business Awards for outstanding achievements in the Information and Communications Technology industry.
The CeBIT Innovation Award went to Pacnet for its recently launched Pacnet Enabled Network (PEN). PEN is designed to help enterprise and carrier customers rapidly and cost-effectively create the foundation of a virtual, integrated data centre. It is a fully automated software-defined networking (SDN) solution that provides a flexible and scalable service platform that is agile and has the ability to lower the total cost of network operations for its customers.
President of Managed Services Pacnet Jim Fagan said, “The award is testament to our commitment to providing customers with a solution which supports both business and technology innovation. It also recognises the exceptionally talented team that we have built across the Asia-Pacific region to support high-performance and cloud-ready networks with an industry leading solution which in turn supports our goal to consistently exceed market expectations around customer satisfaction.”
PEN brings cloud provisioning to the network, enabling customers to self-provision and configure their network resources instantly, controlling performance and quality of service requirements under a flexible pricing model and industry-leading SLAs.
Customers of PEN, include companies spanning the IT, logistics, manufacturing and financial services sectors in countries such as Australia, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong and the U.S. With PEN, customers can provision network services between two locations in minutes without going through the traditional, long lead, manual provisioning process.
The CeBIT.AU Business Award for Innovation recognises organisations that have made significant contributions to their industry through the introduction of a new idea, method, technology, process or application resulting in social, environmental and/or economic benefits.