US Signal to Offer Direct Access to Console’s Software and Interconnection Platform

Console’s innovative platform enables US Signal’s customers to bypass the public Internet and directly connect to a global ecosystem

Grand Rapids, MI, April 28, 2016 – US Signal, the largest Midwest network, data center and cloud provider, announces today that the company has joined the Console NSP Partner Program to provide customers access to Console, the enterprise software and interconnection platform that is changing the way businesses directly connect to their customers, vendors, and partners.  The Console software and interconnection platform provides a secure, simple and faster way for companies across the globe to directly connect to business-critical cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, as well as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) providers and partners.

The Console NSP Partner Program enables US Signal to offer customers direct access to Console for network-to-network and enterprise-to-enterprise collaboration globally, all while bypassing the public Internet.  Console’s network automation technology provides customers with secure connectivity to a global ecosystem of cloud service providers without the configuration complexity.  US Signal will provide customers direct access to Console with speeds ranging from 10Mbps to 100Gbps.

“We look forward to the solution that the Console relationship will provide US Signal’s current and potential customers,” says Amanda Regnerus, Vice President, Marketing and Product Development of US Signal.  “The Console platform will also offer a fast and simple way for customers outside our Midwest network footprint to establish a secure, private, low latency connection to the US Signal cloud.  As the cloud consumption landscape explodes, this will provide our customers the ability to connect privately to cloud platforms and business-critical SaaS providers while also consuming enterprise-level resources and data protection solutions from US Signal.”

US Signal provides network-powered cloud solutions that combine multi-location connectivity, data center, data protection and managed services.  Customers include national wireless providers, regional service providers, managed service providers, commercial and enterprise end-users.  In addition to the 14,000 miles of Midwest fiber network, US Signal also owns eight data centers and is the most robust Cloud Service Provider in the region.

“We are pleased to welcome US Signal as a Console NSP partner,” says Al Burgio, founder and CEO of Console Inc.  “Our innovative platform will enable US Signal customers to bypass the public Internet and directly connect to business-critical cloud providers, SaaS providers, and other enterprise partners.”

For more information on US Signal please visit: ussignal.com.

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About US Signal
With over 14,000 miles of lit fiber and metro rings in 23 strategic tier-one, tier-two, and tier-three markets, US Signal’s infrastructure is one of the largest, fully deployed networks in the Midwest. The network’s optical backbone features Cisco Systems latest carrier class architecture and supports all of US Signal’s products.  US Signal’s product post includes a full suite of colocation, disaster recovery, security and cloud hosting services to complement its network offerings. Delivery of these services over its protected network ensures US Signal customers unparalleled flexibility, resiliency, and scalability to meet their business needs.

About Console Inc.
Console Inc., an IIX company, was founded to change the way enterprises connect to their customers, vendors, and partners. Console’s enterprise software and interconnection platform enables both network-to-network and enterprise-to-enterprise collaboration globally. The Console platform provides enhanced network security, improved performance, and faster business-to-business direct connect. For more information, visit http://projects.local/console.to.

IIX Inc. is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. The company has expanded its global interconnection footprint into more than 150 Points of Presence (PoPs) across North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. IIX is privately held and investors include New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Formation 8, DOT Capital, AME Cloud Ventures, and Drew Perkins.

IIX is a registered trademark of IIX Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Media contacts:

US Signal
Kim Bode
834 Design & Marketing
616-299-2677
kim@834design.com

Console
iMiller Public Relations
+1.866.307.2510
console@imillerpr.com