Colt wins 3 awards at 13th Global Carrier Awards

Colt celebrates three prestigious industry award wins: Best Wholesale Sales Team, Best SDN/NFV Deployment, and Best Asian Project

London, 13 November 2017 – Colt Technology Services today announced that it has once again been recognised for its innovation in the wholesale sector by winning three prestigious awards at the 13th Global Carrier awards. The ceremony was recently held in London during Capacity Europe, the largest carrier event in Europe. Colt Technology Services were among the biggest winners at this year’s event, where 400 members of the community celebrated industry achievements in 2017.

Colt won awards in the following categories:

  • Best Wholesale Sales Team
  • Best SDN/NFV Deployment
  • Best Asian Project

Tom Regent, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) at Colt said: “Winning three prestigious awards at Capacity Europe is a true testament of our continued commitment to support customers globally with the best in class SDN and NFV capabilities during their digital transformation journey. The award wins also reflect our growing presence in Asia and credibility for putting customers first by providing the best customer experience at a competitive price. Colt is focused on providing agile, high bandwidth solutions through our advanced and intelligent Colt IQ network.”

Capacity Europe’s Global Carrier Awards recognise innovation, vision and excellence across the global and regional wholesale industry. They are independently judged by a panel of telecoms analysts, industry experts and the senior editorial team of Capacity Magazine.

Colt has also been recognised for further upcoming awards: the MEF Excellence Awards 2017, where the company is shortlisted in the Service Provider and Enterprise Application categories. These awards will be presented on 14 November at the MEF17 global networking event.

About Colt

 Colt aims to be the leader in enabling customers’ digital transformation through agile and on-demand, high bandwidth solutions. The Colt IQ Network connects over 800 data centres across Europe, Asia and North America’s largest business hubs, with over 25,000 on-net buildings and growing.

Colt has built its reputation on putting customers first. Customers include data intensive organisations spanning over 200 cities in nearly 30 countries. Colt is a recognised innovator and pioneer in software defined networks (SDN) and network function virtualisation (NFV). Privately owned, Colt is one of the most financially sound companies in its industry and able to provide the best customer experience at a competitive price. For more information, please visit 

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