New name reflects focus on its next-generation interconnection platform
SANTA CLARA, CA – May 9, 2016 – IIX, the enterprise software and interconnection company, announced today its name change to Console. The new name reflects the company’s focus on its principal solution, Console, the next-generation interconnection platform that is changing the way businesses directly connect to partners, cloud and SaaS providers from global locations, bypassing the public Internet.
“The name change signifies the company’s evolving focus on Console and a streamlined consistency across the overall group,” said Al Burgio, Founder and CEO of Console, “Our new corporate name demonstrates Console’s commitment to delivering the next generation of interconnection to the global market for more secure, reliable and flexible direct connections with key partners.”
IIX, which was founded in 2011 to offer software-defined interconnection, unveiled the Console platform at its inaugural Console Connect Live event in September 2015. The Console platform enables companies across the globe to bypass the public Internet and directly connect to business critical cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, as well as other enterprise applications customers, vendors and partners.
For more information, visit www.console.to
Console was founded in 2011 to change the way enterprises connect to their customers, vendors and partners. Console’s next generation interconnection platform enables any-to-any collaboration globally, for clouds, networks and enterprises. The Console platform provides enhanced network security, improved performance and faster business-to-business direct connections. For more information, visit www.console.to
Console (formerly IIX Inc.) is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. The company has expanded its global interconnection footprint into more than 160 Points of Presence (PoPs) across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Console is privately held and investors include New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Formation 8, DOT Capital, AME Cloud Ventures and Drew Perkins.
Console is a trademark and IIX is a registered trademark of Console Connect Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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