Hong Kong-based ICT service provider and network operator HGC revealed this week that it now fully supports Google (News - Alert) Cloud Partner Interconnect, the company’s designated service for creating network connections to the Google Cloud platform.
As business and large-scale enterprises continue to shift more workloads to the cloud, the desire for improved speed and network reliability is switching to more of a necessity. The Partner Interconnect service allows customers to take advantage of direct connections to the Google Cloud network, providing a convenient option for customers looking to boost cloud performance with impressive speed and heightened security measures.
"Google Cloud Interconnect is built to serve an increasingly verticalized economy to maximize the values for innovative cloud-based cloud capabilities across data blending, AI, IoT and Smart City development with our fully-meshed global network infrastructure." commented Cliff Tam, VP of Global Data Strategy, International Business, HGC Global Communications.
The Partner Interconnect program is also notable for being cost effective compared to alternative solutions like VPNs, making Google’s program a truly comprehensive option for advanced cloud resources. Google Cloud services currently operates 146 network edge locations in metropolitan areas across the globe.
"As HGC continues to embrace digital transformation riding on our full-fledged digital infrastructure, the company is bringing the agility and seamless integration to the business cloud and networking enhancement worldwide to meet the emerging and dynamic demand." commented Ravindran Mahalingam, HGC's Senior Vice President, International Business.
Edited by Maurice Nagle