CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire -03/20/12)- Inteliquent (NASDAQ: IQNT - News), a leading provider of global interconnection and interoperability solutions, announces today that the International Business Times has ranked Inteliquent #228 on the 2011 IBT1000 list; and #6 among telecom service provides worldwide. The IBT1000 celebrates companies that have outperformed others in the global marketplace.
"In 2011, we focused on introducing select new services to meet the growing demands of service providers, carriers and content management firms," comments Ed Evans, CEO of Inteliquent. "With the unveiling of EtherCloud(SM), our global end-to-end Ethernet delivery platform, the launch of our HD Voice Interconnect service, as well as our announced entry into the cloud-based collaboration market with Cisco, we are pleased with what we've achieved thus far and we're looking forward to new opportunities in 2012 and beyond."
Inteliquent earned these rankings by posting 32 percent revenue growth over the last three years on average. Inteliquent continues to be poised for success in the future by streamlining the interconnection of voice, IP Transit, Ethernet and hosted service solutions to more than 800 customers worldwide.
The 2011 IBT 1000 Fastest Growing Companies list ranks companies using their 3-Year Revenue Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) with each year's revenue calculated on the basis of the last twelve months (LTM). To be eligible, companies need to have a minimum revenue of $2,000,000 in 2011.
Read the full list of IBT1000 Companies here.
Headquartered in Chicago, Inteliquent (formerly known as Neutral Tandem and Tinet) provides intelligent networking to solve challenging interconnection and interoperability issues on a global scale. With an advanced MPLS network that is highly interconnected to carriers around the world, Inteliquent provides voice, IP Transit, Ethernet and hosted service solutions to major carriers, service providers, and content management firms based in over 80 countries and six continents. With over 120 Ethernet sites worldwide, the company is the largest global Ethernet interconnection provider, a top five global IP transit provider and has a leading IPv6 network. Please visit Inteliquent's website at www.inteliquent.com and follow us on Twitter@Inteliquent.
About the International Business Times
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