We are happy to announce that Orange has selected Akamai Cloud Networking to power Orange Business VPN Internet Accelerate. Orange is the first global telecom provider and IT solutions integrator to deliver multinational corporations end-to-end cloud network solutions across the globe, based on Akamai Cloud Networking Optimized Internet Transport.
Orange Business VPN Internet Accelerate allows enterprises to meet the sharp growth in bandwidth demands by offloading public cloud traffic onto higher-performing and cost-competitive Internet links. This new business-grade Internet solution delivers up to ten times faster access to cloud applications, such as CRM, ERP and Business Intelligence. With optimized Software-as-a-Service access, enterprise users no longer have to wait for cloud-based applications, dashboards and documents to open and save, thereby helping to boost productivity and customer service levels.
Akamai and Orange have a long-running joint innovation board, and it is exciting to have Orange select Akamai Cloud Networking to power Business VPN Internet Accelerate. We've leveraged Akamai's proven web acceleration technology and the Orange track record of supporting enterprises' digital transformation programs with the right mix of connectivity and security solutions, cloud applications, and M2M/mobile platforms. This combination will ensure enterprises get the fast, reliable and secure cloud services they need to drive profitable growth. Orange is currently running pilots of Business VPN Internet Accelerate with a number of enterprises, and the services is scheduled to be globally available in early 2016.
Join us, and our partner Orange, in transforming your enterprise network.