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Achieve real-time and scalable control of your network connectivity

Cloud computing is fast becoming a significant part of your global IT strategy to get well known benefits: flexibility, scalability and cost efficiency. However your IT is only as good as the quality of its connections and you know that re-architect networks is slow, costly and complex. But Colt has changed that. With Colt On Demand Services, we give you control over your network and enable you to provision the connections you need in realtime.

Colt is the first carrier in Europe to disrupt today’s network services at this scale. This innovation is now possible by leveraging SDN (Software Defined Networking) and NFV (Network Function Virtualisations) technologies.

Benefits at a glance

Colt On Demand Services represents a genuine breakthrough for enterprises that need fully flexible connectivity solutions between Data Centres, Cloud Service Providers and Enterprise buildings.

Gain control of over your network with our feature rich self-service portal
Benefit from real-time service provisioning & say goodbye to long delivery times
Choose from long term fixed contracts or per hour billing with no commitment
Connect to the cloud with a network offering that can match the cloud experience

Simple, yet powerful connectivity

As your on demand network provider, we deliver value for many use cases, including, but not limited to: cost efficient business continuity, agile connectivity for urgent and temporary needs, bandwidth growth management, and enhancing the end-user experience in the cloud.

See how to use our portal in our short demo video on the right.

Colt solutions

Colt has several On-Demand solutions to connect your IT services easier and faster – even if they are in different cities or countries.

Our service gives you dedicated, high performance and scalable Ethernet and IP connections between any of your sites - data centres, enterprise buildings or access points into public cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, IBM Cloud and Oracle Cloud.

As a result, all your IT services, business-critical or not, can work together seamlessly and be up running in minutes.

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Modify your network On-Demand in 4 steps:

Login to our On Demand portal with your unique, secure ID

Reserve and release your network ports by adding their locations to our database

Build a connection between your new ports via direct Ethernet or Cloud

Modify, schedule & scale your bandwidth and commitments in real time

Service features

Most extensive coverage in Europe & Asia with more than 900 data centres and more than 29,000 enterprise buildings

Connections can be completed and modified in real time

Pay-as-you-go billing with a flexible contract

Experience zero frame loss, consistent low latency and jitter-free connectivity

High quality network connectivity with service availability above 99.95%

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