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Genie Networks provides Manx Telecom comprehensive DDoS mitigation solution

Genie Networks is pleased to announce that Manx Telecom has selected GenieATM for its comprehensive DDoS attack solution.


Manx Telecom is the leading communication solutions provider on the Isle of Man, offering a wide range of fixed line, broadband, mobile, and data center services to businesses, consumers and the public sector on the Isle of Man as well as a growing portfolio of innovative hosting and “Smart SIM” solutions to off-Island customers. The company was formed in 1987 and plays a pivotal role in driving forward the Isle of Man’s communication infrastructure and their operations touch the lives of almost every individual and business on the Island.


In order to meet and exceed the rigorous Service Level Agreements (SLAs) to their clients, Manx Telecom has searched and evaluated numerous solutions to fit their needs. Genie Networks was chosen ahead of other alternative vendors for its outstanding appliances feature, easy deployment and cost effective solution.


“We’re delighted to have Genie Networks onboard as part of our overall solution to mitigate attacks against our network. The BGP analysis has been extremely useful in identifying problems and helping to resolve unusual traffic patterns,” says Jason Malone, Head of Manx Telecom Broadband and Transport.


According to Jason, Genie’s technical support and customer services have been excellent throughout the project. Jason continued “Not only were Genie’s technical consultants highly skilled and supportive in training Manx Telecom’s engineers on the new system, their on-site assistance to deploy the appliance have been extremely helpful.”


The deployment of GenieATM6333 has greatly eased the company’s concerns on enhancing its network security. Genie’s solution has provided Manx Telecom with automatic detection and mitigation of DDoS attacks to protect its backbone infrastructure and customer’s networks from traffic congestions.