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May 3, 2021   |  By Alex Hawkes
A combination of Console Connect and IBM Cloud Direct Link can help enterprises better support and manage their hybrid workloads, while also improving overall network performance and speed. Here’s how…
Apr 26, 2021   |  By Alex Hawkes
Last week, the Console Connect team participated at one of the world’s largest virtual tech events. Bringing together 38,039 people from 141 countries, Collision 2021 was an opportunity for us to showcase Console Connect’s network automation capabilities to the global tech community.
Apr 19, 2021   |  By The Console Connect Team
Instead of using the public internet, more and more businesses are adopting Azure ExpressRoute for direct connectivity to the Azure public cloud. Here’s a more detailed look at the reasons why…
Apr 12, 2021   |  By The Console Connect Team
When it comes to connecting to AWS, using a direct connect through a Software Defined Interconnection® platform like Console Connect can really help your business improve speed, security and control when accessing one of the world’s most popular cloud platforms.
Mar 29, 2021   |  By The Console Connect Team
Although it entered the market later than Amazon and Microsoft, Google Cloud has established itself as one of the top 3 mainstream public clouds through its Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) offerings, with a strong presence in Machine Learning, data analytics and AI (Artificial Intelligence). Google has also become known for an attractive pricing model for its cloud services.
Mar 22, 2021   |  By Alex Hawkes
Did you know that you can now use Console Connect for high-performance, on-demand interconnection with peering partners in Europe? We’ve recently on-boarded three of Europe’s largest and most important Internet Exchanges to the Console Connect platform: AMS-IX, DE-CIX and LINX. Discover more about our new IX partners and what their availability on Console Connect means for you…
Mar 15, 2021   |  By Alex Hawkes
When it comes to your business’s global internet access, network speed, security and performance are paramount. Many enterprises use a premium internet service to meet the needs of their global operations. One option available to them, which we have covered extensively already on this blog, is to use dedicated internet access across a private MPLS network. The other is to use an IP transit service.
Mar 8, 2021   |  By Alex Hawkes
Getting data centre interconnection right is essential for scalable growth and agility. Whether you’re a global enterprise with operations in multiple markets around the world or a SaaS provider looking to roll out in new geographies, data centre interconnection is a key building block for connecting to customers and ecosystem partners. Read on to find out more about.
Mar 1, 2021   |  By Alex Hawkes
"The future-ready enterprise can only be understood as an ecosystem of interdependent components." In our latest webinar, Applied Futurist Tom Cheesewright and Console Connect’s Neil Templeton dug deeper into the findings of our ‘Building Tomorrow’s Interconnected Enterprise’ report, and highlighted how rapid technological change is disrupting traditional business models.
Feb 22, 2021   |  By The Console Connect Team
Many enterprises today have a range of assets residing in a mixture of both public and private clouds. As a result, there is a need to connect not just site-to-cloud but also cloud-to-cloud - use cases we would term Data Centre Interconnection (DCI) and Cloud Interconnection.
Feb 17, 2021   |  By Console Connect
In the second round of the HotTelecom Super CEO Faceoff Series, 8 CEOs including our very own Marc Halbfinger, answer the question “What Keeps You Awake At Night?” Click here to see the very thought-provoking answers
Jan 14, 2021   |  By Console Connect
The 14th Telecom Review Leaders' Summit 2020 Panel Discussion – Wholesale and Capacity: Managing the Explosion of Data Traffic discussion covers how the wholesale and capacity industry played a major role amid COVID-19, the impact of the pandemic on data traffic, challenges brought about by COVID-19 and more.
Sep 28, 2020   |  By Console Connect
PCCW Global Console Connect IoT service is to address challenges in deploying IoT connectivity by offering unified integration through our software defined network, which supports digital transformation and development of new business models and offerings. Billions of IoT devices can be connected, helping you stay relevant to your customers and grow new revenues while helping your customers gain a competitive advantage.
Jul 10, 2020   |  By Console Connect
The world of business has changed, so we’ve changed everything - with Software Defined Interconnection®. Putting you in complete control. Console Connect takes your business through the multi-cloud online world, with ease. All with a simple to use platform, that makes this, feel like this.. Connect anything directly to anything or everything. In ways and to places you’ve never been able to before. Gain access to one of the world’s most advanced, robust, global networks.
Apr 24, 2020   |  By Console Connect
Oct 17, 2019   |  By Console Connect
Console Connect by PCCW Global is dedicated to helping broadcasting organisations overcome the barriers and complexity of connecting their business critical applications. See how we enabled Hong Kong Tourism Board to scale up and down on-demand easily and how the benefits of Console Connect allowed them to attract the best talent and increase an ever wider audience. VR and higher resolutions mean more bandwidth and lower latency for the wider ecosystem of broadcasters and streaming organizations and Console Connect is here to support you.
Oct 17, 2019   |  By Console Connect
how Software-Defined Interconnection® services enable cloud connectivity across the globe.
Dec 3, 2020   |  By Console Connect
Some essential and easy tips for improving your enterprise connectivity Let's face it, the traditional public internet wasn't made for enterprise workloads. As enterprises increase their number of connections to private data centres and public cloud assets, the shortcomings of the public internet are becoming even more apparent. The Definitive Enterprise Connectivity Guide recognises this fundamental challenge facing network engineers and network architects and offers some essential and easy tips on how to improve your enterprise connectivity.
Dec 3, 2020   |  By Console Connect
How to use APIs to automate network connectivity Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) exist to abstract the underlying complexity of a system whilst allowing third parties to integrate and with and extend their own systems and capabilities. At least 50% of all B2B collaboration occurs via APIs. Without access to APIs, partners can't easily interact with an organisation's data or services, meaning that connectivity to infrastructure assets becomes something the organisation has to stop and build itself, leaving it vulnerable to competition
Nov 1, 2020   |  By Console Connect
How SD-WAN, dedicated cloud connections, MPLS and the public internet compliment each other as essential components of the hybrid enterprise WAN Enterprises' use of multiple public and private connectivity is only going to continue into the future, bringing unwanted complication to their networks as they connect not just site-to-site and site-to-cloud, but also cloud-to-cloud.
Nov 1, 2020   |  By Console Connect
It has been a transformative year for Africa's cloud ecosystem. Considerable new investment is going into carrier-neutral data centres across the region and slowly but surely the adoption of cloud services is gathering pace. Meanwhile, the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has led many businesses to accelerate adoption of cloud services, and reaffirmed the need to push ahead with digital transformation initiatives.
Oct 1, 2020   |  By Console Connect
6 examples of how private, on-demand connectivity will transform your enterprise network Console Connect can help you transform your network with private, scalable and on-demand connectivity. Learn about six different customer cases that will help you understand how common connectivity challenges can be easily overcome with Console Connect's solution. Console Connect is a Software-Defined Interconnection platform, enabling the connection of Cloud-based, business-critical connections to always be simple, secure and straightforward.
Oct 1, 2020   |  By Console Connect
The Enterprise Guide to Hybrid Cloud Strategy As Enterprise IT continues to shift and businesses are under pressure to innovate, the public Cloud has become the host for an increasing number of mission critical applications, causing network demands for availability, security and bandwidth to rapidly expand.

Connecting networks, clouds and businesses, Console Connect by PCCW Global is dedicated to helping organisations overcome the barriers and complexity of connecting to the cloud. Our goal is to provide businesses with on-demand, dedicated connectivity into cloud service providers and partners around the globe, making access to business-critical applications simple, predictable and ultra-secure.

Console Connect by PCCW Global is the world’s first global software-defined interconnection platform, born out of the belief that business connectivity should be simpler and more accessible for all. Console Connect enables users to efficiently manage their private connections via a user-friendly interface, regardless of their level of technical expertise.

Why Choose The Console Connect Platform?

  • Connect to more things, faster: Connect data centres, businesses and apps on-demand. Directly connect to the world’s leading clouds, including AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google, Tencent, IBM Cloud, Alicloud and more. Get one-click private access to Internet Exchanges, as well as IoT and SaaS partners.
  • Reach further across the globe: Console Connect automates one of the world’s largest high performance networks. We go beyond North America, Europe and Asia and reach into Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. We are enabled in 40+ countries and growing, fast.
  • Reliability and performance you can count on: At the core of Console Connect is the continuity and security of PCCW Global’s fibre and IP network. The same uncontended, end-to-end network that is trusted by multinationals and service providers across the world.
  • Connectivity as agile as your business: Take the pain out of network provisioning and management with self-service, on-demand connections. Access and manage Console Connect through our simple, powerful web application or API.

Connect data centres, partners and clouds on-demand with Software Defined Interconnection® and Console Connect.