This Monday (on June 4, 2012), Level 3 Communications
, the leading international provider of fiber-based communication services, announced
that Grupo Salud S.A., one of the leading prepaid healthcare Companies, has renewed its existing contract for providing a reliable and secure way of sharing patient information between its offices in Ecuador.
As of now, Grupo Salud S.A. has its medical offices in many places in Ecuador and the Company plans to expand its services and 24-hour medical care in various other countries in Latin America, and thus needed a secure and high-performing solution to meet its data transfer needs. With its strong network presence in Latin America and various security offerings, Level 3 Communications became the logical choice for providing both a secure and scalable solution that Grupo Salud S.A.
Level 3 Communications mentioned that as part of this five-year contractual deal, it would be providing a variety of services including data center, IP telephony managed services and hosting along with other security offerings.