XO Communications (XO) has broadened the reach of its international data services via new network to network interconnections (NNIs) with Neutrona Networks, a neutral and independent Latin American carrier.
XO selected Neutrona as part of its strategy to improve its international coverage because the company’s strong regional presence in Mexico as well as Central and South America, it said. XO interconnects to the Neutrona network from XO points-of-presence in Dallas and Miami.
“Expanding into Latin America through Neutrona is the first phase of our strategy to broaden significantly our international coverage to meet customer needs,” said Jake Heinz, senior vice president of marketing and product at XO Communications. “Our international connectivity strategy is based on teaming with respected providers with strong regional network footprints. Through Neutrona, we are pleased that we can now offer cost-effective high-speed data connections into Latin America while offering the consistent global service level our customers demand.”
“Neutrona looks forward to helping XO grow their international enterprise business by providing a transparent network bridge into Latin America and by providing high quality field operations and logistics,” added Luciano Salata, president and COO of Neutrona Networks.