Tuesday, December 5, 2006

Global Crossing Opens PoP in Helsinki

Global Crossing opened a new Point of Presence (PoP) facility in Helsinki, Finland, that provides customers with direct access to global IP solutions over its MPLS-based network. The Helsinki PoP is a business gateway from the Baltics and Russia to Western Europe and provides customers with network access to Finland.

The company has deployed 10GigE PoPs across Europe in Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and the United Kingdom.

Global Crossing also noted that IP traffic increased 126 percent between the third quarter of 2005 and the third quarter of 2006.