HAMILTON, ON, April 11, 2017 /CNW/ - HCE Telecom, a local leader in ultra-high speed fibre services throughout the Greater Toronto-Hamilton Area (GTHA), has announced today that it has purchased NET6 Communications, an innovator in IP voice, hosted contact centre and data centre solutions.
The acquisition creates a unique communication service offering within the GTHA through a combination of integrated high speed connectivity, enterprise collaboration along with disaster recovery and business continuity solutions to the public sector and enterprise business sectors.
"NET6's strong customer focus coupled with their innovative voice and data solutions align closely to our own values and the addition of their expertise will allow us to more broadly service our clients needs while enabling the NET6 services to be delivered on our next generation fibre-based network" said Troy Hare, President of HCE Telecom.
The combination of HCE Telecom and NET6 means a broader choice of voice, data and internet services across the client bases of both companies. "When we own the network and applications, we can deliver services designed and built specifically to meet the unique needs of each of our customers." said William Semeluk, co-founder of NET6.
HCE Telecom is driving towards become a market leader delivering innovative network solutions and enterprise cloud applications. The acquisition of NET6 is a significant move towards achieving this goal. Being strategically located in Hamilton enables HCE to support fast growing local businesses while being well positioned to support broader requirements.
"We look forward to adding NET6 to the Hamilton Utilities Group of Companies and realizing increased value for the shareholder, customers and community" said Dean Comand, President and Chief Executive of Hamilton Utilities Corporation (the parent company of HCE Telecom).
About HCE Telecom
HCE Telecom is a fibre-based facilities carrier that focuses on delivering high speed connectivity services to the business market primarily throughout the Greater Toronto-Hamilton Area using advanced technologies to effectively offer 10Gbps and higher access services. HCE Telecom's network is designed for enterprise and public sector requirements. HCE Telecom is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hamilton Utilities Corporation.
About NET6 Communications
NET6 Communications is a local leader in voice, call centre, collaboration and data centre services. NET6 supports its customers in doing business across the globe and specializes in simplifying communications by designing to meet each unique customer need.
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