The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $158 billion of assets under management in 218 investment vehicles as of December 31, 2016. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors. With more than 1,600 employees and 35 offices across the globe, the Group invests across four segments: Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Market Strategies and Investment Solutions.

Business need

Carlyle sought to consolidate internet access globally to reduce public entry points into its network; improve security posture; consolidate ISP services; and have a single invoice in US Dollars for its many international locations.

iVPN with local Internet breakout for shops around the world, with hand off at a central hub site located in the company’s data center, including dual uplink with automatic failover.

Business need

This international fashion retailer needed a homogeneous Internet VPN solution with secure Internet access to service their shops worldwide.

Dual Internet for Global Tech Firm

Business need

“We saw right away that the existing MPLS-only global network became too expensive and wouldn’t give us the flexibility and performance we needed,” the Tech Firm’s CIO said.