Unitas Global Wins Pipeline Innovation Award in Networking Technologies

Pipeline Innovation Award 2019 Winner

Unitas Global’s Cloud Access Connectivity Platform Recognized with Three Pipeline Awards for Innovation in Network Technology, Managed Services, and Cloud


Unitas Global, a leading provider of global enterprise hybrid cloud and cloud access solutions, is pleased to announce it has received the Pipeline Innovation Award in Networking Technologies for its end-to-end cloud access connectivity solution. The solution was also a runner up in the Cloud Technologies and Managed Services categories.

Unitas Global’s cloud access connectivity solution is transformative, simplifying fully managed, end-to-end access connectivity from premise to data center to cloud. The powerful combination of managed network, interconnected network infrastructure, and automated intelligence to build software-defined networks offers visibility and control, extends reach, and accelerates enterprise cloud adoption. By extending the network edge to enterprise office locations, Unitas Global helps organizations solve their last mile/first mile cloud access connectivity challenges.

“Today’s cloud networks are more dynamic than ever before, requiring a modern approach to design and management. To meet the demands of the cloud, it’s critical that organizations have the software intelligence tools needed to streamline connectivity to the hybrid cloud community,” commented Unitas Global Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Shutt. “This recognition is a testament to the success of the Unitas Global cloud-first access connectivity model within enterprises worldwide.”

“At Unitas, we’re constantly innovating to simplify and expedite our customers’ journey to cloud,” said Scott Walker, Chief Marketing Officer. “We’ve heard the enterprise voice their frustrations around time to deployment, visibility, and control, so we developed an automation platform to accelerate their digital strategy.”

The Unitas Global cloud access connectivity solution is powered by its innovative Cloud Connectivity Manager (CCM) platform. The CCM platform provides automated design and quoting capabilities with intelligence that considers services and pricing from over 300 Fiber, Ethernet, and IP service providers. The platform’s proprietary algorithm searches millions of commercial building addresses globally and provides a real-time response of over 9 million available on-net and near-net fiber locations of the optimal design for price and performance connecting to over 700 data center locations and hundreds of cloud services. This proprietary software currently automates 97% of all quotes globally, enabling Unitas Global to provide an end-to-end, fully managed access solution, all backed by one MSA and SLA.

“For nearly ten years, the Pipeline Innovation Awards have recognized the technology companies that are transforming the industry with the most significant technical innovations,” said Scott St. John, managing editor of Pipeline. “We are happy to recognize Unitas Global for their innovations in networking, cloud, and managed services and look forward to seeing them advance through the 2019 Pipeline Innovation Awards program.”

Digital transformation and disruption is everywhere, and enterprise IT executives are under pressure to deliver cloud solutions that are flexible and scalable while lowering overall costs. Unitas Global provides a hybrid cloud solution that incorporates the best of software-defined and physical access connectivity capabilities in an automated platform that addresses these challenges.

About Unitas Global

Unitas Global is a leading provider of connected hybrid cloud solutions for the enterprise. The company’s solutions provide clients with custom, highly secure, and dedicated cloud-based IT environments that are easy-to-consume, fully managed, and backed by an end-to-end SLA, guaranteeing application uptime. By off-loading day-to-day infrastructure operations to Unitas Global, enterprises are able to refocus and optimize their internal IT resources toward their business-centric initiatives. Unitas is headquartered in Los Angeles, with clients and locations spanning the globe. For more information, please visit https://unitasglobal.com.

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