Company needed reach PC gamers in Europe, Middle East, USA, Canada and South America to complete the rollout of new on-Line PC games while ensuring minimal latency to the end user.
GCN reached out to dozens of colocation and network providers until the right mix of cost, geographic reach and minimal latency was found that met the clients end user demographics. GCN was able to use just two colocation providers to install secure cabinets in Germany, Turkey, London, Miami, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Dallas and Seattle along with the all the equipment, bandwidth and hardware monitoring needed to bring the applications online.
GCN’s Project Management team handled all the logistics necessary to ship and install over 200 pieces of equipment worldwide while coordinating the installation of the colocation space, power and bandwidth needed to support the applications. All this was done ahead of schedule and with minimal customer input, allowing the client to spend more time working on fine tuning their gaming platform versus having to coordinate installations. They also saved weeks of research time by letting GCN to do all the detailed work of finding the right space at the right price while delivering a solution that was 30% less than their average current footprints.