This fully managed service includes the deployment of the client software and the network-complaint hardware to create a secure gateway for Pilkington’s mobile workforce to connect to its corporate network environment.
“We are very pleased to work with GTT,” said Norbert Welzel, Director Global Communications IS Group Services, Pilkington. “GTT provides an easy way for out-of-office employees to connect to our corporate wide-area network, while protecting the security and integrity of our network environment.”
“This agreement reinforces GTT’s value proposition as a global network integrator,” said Richard D. Calder, Jr., GTT’s president and CEO. “For global enterprises like Pilkington, GTT leverages its worldwide expertise to deliver mobility products for our clients.”
GTT is a global network integrator that provides its clients with a broad portfolio of wide-area network and wireless mobility services. With over 800 worldwide supplier relationships, GTT combines multiple networks and technologies to deliver cost-effective solutions specifically designed for each client’s unique requirements. GTT enhances client performance through our proprietary systems, comprehensive project management, and 24x7 operations support.
Headquartered just outside Washington, D.C. in McLean, Virginia, with offices in London and Dusseldorf, GTT provides service to more than 300 enterprise, government, and carrier clients in over 70 countries, worldwide. For more information visit the GTT website at www.gt-t.net.
Acquired by the NSG Group in 2006, Pilkington is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of glass and glazing products for the building and automotive markets, with manufacturing operations in 29 countries on four continents and sales in 130 countries.