DUBLIN, Ireland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hibernia Networks, a leading provider of global telecommunications services, announces that it has established a Point of Presence (PoP) in Milan, Italy, expanding its Content Delivery Network (CDN) platform in Europe. This PoP is the company’s first in Italy and will facilitate enhanced end-user experience for accessing video on-demand content, file downloads and live streaming services.
Hibernia Networks’ new Milan presence increases its reach to 27 major cities globally including 13 in Europe, and improves its ability to scale to meet growing customer demand. Hibernia Networks’ CDN is comprised of a custom and purpose built software solution, leveraging the company’s owned and operated fiber optic infrastructure and global IP backbone, delivering best-in-class performance for live streaming, video-on-demand, caching and other CDN applications.
“Hibernia Networks is absolutely committed to the continued expansion and development of our Content Services offering. Establishing a local presence in Italy is an important step to more effectively serving this growing market for CDN applications,” states Martin Ford, Vice President Sales at Hibernia Networks. “Online gaming and software distributors, video-on demand and live streaming companies, and enterprises delivering services in Italy will benefit from the flexibility and performance capability of Hibernia Networks’ CDN platform.”
Hibernia Networks CDN Services offer a turn-key, scalable solution, while retaining the ease-of-use and direct control that today's market demands. According to the 2016 Cisco VNI report, CDN traffic will carry nearly two-thirds of all internet video traffic by 2020.1
The CDN PoP in Milan is the latest addition to Hibernia Networks continuous expansion of its global CDN footprint. Earlier this year, the company completed PoP deployments in Dublin, Prague, Brussels and Toronto.
For more information on Hibernia Networks’ media & entertainment solutions and to view its global network map, please visit www.hibernianetworks.com.
About Hibernia Networks:
Hibernia Networks owns and operates a global network serving more than 100 markets and spanning 25 countries. Hibernia Networks serves customers with unparalleled support, flexibility and service in a variety of industry segments including financial markets, web-centric, media and entertainment, and telecom service providers. Providing enterprise-class and wholesale global connectivity solutions, Hibernia Networks offers secure and diverse optical transport, Ethernet, and carrier-grade IP transit services. Hibernia Networks also offers dedicated cloud connectivity, low latency services, DTM and HiberniaCDN for seamless anytime, anywhere content delivery. Hibernia Express, Hibernia Networks’ transatlantic cable, provides the lowest latency connections available between major commercial and financial centers in North America, Europe and beyond. The state-of-the-art cable system garnered two Global Carrier Awards in 2015 – Subsea Project of the Year and Best Subsea Innovation, as well as the Global Telecom Business Innovation Award for 2016.
1 Cisco Visual Networking Index: 2015-2020. April 2016