BANGKOK, Thailand, Oct. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
ADVA Optical Networking announced today that
the Stock Exchange of Thailand has deployed the ADVA FSP 3000 for mission-
critical storage area network (SAN) connectivity. Focusing primarily upon
business continuity and disaster recovery applications, the ADVA FSP 3000 was
specifically chosen because of its proven success in other financial networks
around the world. The Thailand Stock Exchange is now able to transport
information between data centers with low latency, high availability and robust
security. The ADVA FSP 3000 was installed and will be maintained by Stream I.T.
"Trust is the cornerstone of our business. It's something we pride ourselves on.
It's what our customers expect from us, it's what we expect from ourselves,"
said Mr. Thirapun Sanpakit, senior vice presidentgroup head, IT Operations,
Stock Exchange of Thailand. "An always-on and dependable network is a key part
of this trust. Our data is critical to our success and our customers' success.
They need to know data is safe, secure and readily available. The team at ADVA
Optical Networking understands these demands. That's why we've been working with
them for many years. Our trust in their team and their technology is unwavering.
They are always there, always available. Ultimately, we trust them with our
Another key to ADVA Optical Networking's long-term success with the Stock
Exchange of Thailand is its certification record. The ADVA FSP 3000 is one of
the few products within the industry to have such a wealth of industry
accreditation. It is officially certified by all leading storage vendors,
including IBM and Brocade. This level of certification ensures high degrees of
interoperability and plug-and-play simplicity. Matching such ease of use with
performance is key for the Stock Exchange of Thailand, enabling them to focus on
their business and not their network. In this environment, the network becomes a
key differentiator and a true business asset.
"The Stock Exchange of Thailand has a genuine understanding of their customers'
needs, of what it takes to help them succeed. It's part of who they are,"
commented Thomas Yeo, senior director, Greater China and South East Asia, ADVA
Optical Networking. "Their network is a key part of this and is continually
being developed to provide the best customer experience possible. This is why
the ADVA FSP 3000 is so important. It enables the Stock Exchange of Thailand to
take their services to the next level, to develop even more business
opportunities for their customers. This is what sets them apart. They have an
innate understanding of how to leverage their network to drive an even greater
value proposition. It's this drive that makes working with them so exciting."