Masergy and X4 Communications Announce Strategic Partnership

Masergy and X4 Communications Announce Strategic Partnership

Partnership allows X4 Communications to deliver Masergy’s solutions nationwide

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DALLAS/ATLANTA (March 2, 2009) – Masergy, a global service provider specializing in simplifying business networks for enterprises, and X4 Communications, one of the industry’s largest Master Agencies, have announced a partnership formed to deliver Masergy’s solutions nationwide through X4 Communication’s extensive agent network.

“The partnership was an easy decision for X4 after regularly hearing several of our sub-agents had lost to Masergy in deals, and were consistently blown away by Masergy’s network capabilities,” said Curt Allen, president of X4 Communications. “As the recognized top-shelf provider, Masergy allows our agents to compete in the largest, most complex, most mission critical applications.”

The Masergy/X4 partnership will offer Masergy’s full product suite, including global Ethernet VPNs, video extranet, Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) and network-embedded management services such as Masergy Network Analyst and Service Control Center, through X4’s market service. Each Masergy circuit is embedded with five Quality-of-Service (QoS) levels, providing an easy migration path to a fully optimized and converged network solution. The partnership represents a continuation of X4’s commitment to offer the most efficient and practical solutions available nationwide.

“Masergy’s partnership with X4 Communications expands our effort to provide complete network service offerings to all enterprise locations, regardless of city, state or country,” ;said John Dumbleton, Masergy’s senior vice president of business development. “Masergy’s network solutions were created to deliver the strongest customer experience for expanding mid- size to large enterprises. By partnering with X4, we can effectively and successfully achieve that mission.”

Masergy’s advanced capabilities are now available through X4 Communications’ agent network, which offers programs with more than 30 carriers and more than 300 active agencies nationwide.

About Masergy:
Masergy is a privately held global network service provider specializing in delivering the strongest customer experience in the telecommunications industry. ; Serving hundreds of customers throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia, Masergy leverages advanced transport technologies to deliver global Ethernet services across a native MPLS network. The company pioneered customer-controlled network services and the delivery of multiple services over a single network connection. Masergy’s customers include companies from the financial/banking, healthcare, entertainment broadcasting, hospitality/hotels and manufacturing industries. Masergy received the 2008 Nemertes Research Pilot House Awards for Best Overall MPLS Service and Best Overall Customer Experience for Emerging Providers. More information is available online at https://www.masergy.comor by calling+1 866-Masergy.

About X4 Communications:
X4 Communications, one of the industry’s largest Master Agencies, offers agents a full suite of products, pre/post-sales support and access to our robust back office software. “X4’s mission is to set the standard for the next generation master agency and provide the best agent experience through unparalleled support and cutting edge technology.” For more information, visitwww.x4communications.comor contact Curt Allen at 770-428-1205.