Zayo Announces High Capacity Northeast Route Expansion

Zayo Announces High Capacity Northeast Route Expansion

LOUISVILLE, Colo.– February 21, 2012 – Zayo Group announces today it will expand its Northeast route to include a high-capacity, regional network for Ethernet and Wavelengths transport. Zayo’s Northeast expansion will provide transport services at speeds of 1Gigabit, 2.5Gigabit and 10Gigabit per second with a total network capacity of 800Gigabits. The new network will provide services between Ashburn, VA, Chicago, IL, Cleveland, OH, New York, NY and Philadelphia, PA.

“This high-capacity corridor for Ethernet and Wavelength transport will improve turn-up times, and provide a low-cost platform to support continued bandwidth growth among key northeastern markets” states David Howson, President of Zayo Bandwidth.

The build is scheduled to be complete by end of first quarter 2012. The expansion includes service points at the following addresses:

•       Ashburn, VA: 21715 Filigree
•       Chicago, IL: 350 E. Cermak
•       Cleveland, OH: 1525 Rockwell
•       New York, NY: 60 Hudson & 111 8th Ave.
•       Philadelphia, PA: 2401 Locust & 401 N. Broad

More information and specific network routes are available at www.zayo.com/northeast-network-route.

About Zayo Group

Based in Louisville, Colo., privately owned Zayo Group (www.zayo.com) is a national provider of fiber-based Bandwidth Infrastructure and network-neutral colocation and interconnection services. Zayo serves wireline and wireless carriers, data centers, Internet content and services companies, high bandwidth enterprises as well as federal, state and local government agencies. Zayo provides these services over regional, metro and fiber-to-the-tower networks. Zayo’s network assets include 45,400 route miles, covering 42 states plus Washington D.C. Additionally, Zayo has 5,100 buildings on-net, 470+ Points-of-Presence (POPs), 2,200 cell towers on-net, and over 200,000 square feet of colocation space. Zayo was recently named one of the Denver-areas Fastest Growing Private Companies by the Denver Business Journal.

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About Zayo
Zayo Group is a global provider of bandwidth infrastructure services, including dark fiber, wavelengths, Ethernet, IP services, SONET, carrier-neutral colocation, and technical services.

Our network footprint extends over 81,500 route miles, providing fiber-based connectivity between major data centers, carrier PoPs, enterprise buildings, and more.