Next Layer currently provides cloud services and operates 4 data centers
in Canada with a 5th under construction
VANCOUVER, June 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver-based Teliphone Corp
(OTCQB:TLPH), is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary,
Teliphone Navigata-Westel Communication Inc. has completed the
acquisition of Vancouver-based Next Layer Inc.
Next Layer Inc. will change its name to Teliphone Data Centers Inc. and
will be supported by Teliphone's 107 telecom professionals across
Canada. This continues on the path of executing Teliphone's business
plan and represents another step in Teliphone's global growth strategy.
Teliphone's consolidated annualized revenues exceed $40 million.
The Next Layer acquisition substantially increases the Company's
colocation service by adding to its existing data center, 4 new data
centers in Canada. Teliphone will complete the development and
operation of a sixth data center in Kamloops which will become
Teliphone's National Disaster Recovery Center due to its strategic
location which is geologically stable and which resides in Teliphone's
own protected fibre ring for high availability data services. All
Teliphone data centers are interconnected through its coast to coast
Canada/US national SONET fibre optic network. This center is expected
to be highly attractive for both Canadian and non-Canadian telecom
As a result of the acquisition, Teliphone Data Centers is now one of the
largest colocation providers in Canada owned by an independent CLEC.
Furthermore it will provide its clients with evolved cloud computing
services with multi-site national redundancy, unequalled disaster
recovery and ultra-wide Internet IP transit bandwidth.
Financial details of the transaction will be released through a Form 8K
to be filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission within the
About Teliphone Corp. / Teliphone Navigata-Westel Communication Inc.
From its origin in 1957 as BC Rail Telecom, to its evolution into
Teliphone Navigata-Westel, the company is now one of the largest
independent facilities-based Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC)
in Canada providing voice, data, broadband Internet, IT support, Cloud
computing, Co-location data centres and IPTV service across Canada.
Teliphone services carriers, business, government and residential
customers on a national network which includes a wireless backhaul
network, a trans-Canada SONET fibre optic network and multiple
CLEC/ILEC mutual CO facilities. Teliphone also operates a US network
and its voice and IPTV services are available in 47 countries.
This press release includes "forward-looking statements" as defined by
the SEC. All statements, other than statements of historical fact,
included herein that address activities, events or developments that
Teliphone Corp expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in
the future, including anticipated benefits and other aspects of the
proposed acquisition, are forward-looking statements. These
forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that
may cause actual results to differ materially. Readers are cautioned
not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak
only as of their dates. Except as required by law, Teliphone Corp does
not intend to update or revise its forward-looking statements, whether
as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
SOURCE: Teliphone Corp.
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