Boulder, Colo. – December 10, 2014 – Zayo Group Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO), a global provider of Bandwidth Infrastructure services, today announced it has been awarded a Schedule 70 IT contract (#GS-35F-070CA) by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). The contract adds Zayo to the GSA’s pre-approved list of information technology vendors, enabling Zayo to work directly with government agencies on solutions to support their data communications and Bandwidth Infrastructure needs.
Zayo delivers lit services including Ethernet, IP, and wavelengths, and physical infrastructure including dark fiber, and mobile infrastructure in more than 300 markets throughout the U.S. and Europe. Its extensive fiber-optic network spans more than 81,000 route miles, and connects to more than 16,000 buildings worldwide. Zayo’s reliable, secure, metro and long haul dark fiber networks are inherently suited to special government mission requirements such as cybersecurity, cloud access, and private custom data transport.
The GSA Schedule 70 is designed to simplify the procurement process for government agencies and enable them to obtain IT products and services more quickly and easily. In addition to simplifying process, the contract provides federal, state, and local government agencies access to Zayo’s service offerings at a reduced cost.
“Zayo’s extensive fiber-optic network can support the growing bandwidth demands of federal, state and local agencies, allowing them to focus on serving public needs,” said Jim Nolte, senior vice president of sales at Zayo. “Through our Schedule 70 contract, we’re able to provide these solutions more quickly, and at a lower cost, ultimately improving the bandwidth buying experience.”
For more information on Zayo and contract #GS-35F-070CA, please visit www.zayo.com/solutions/government-services.
About Zayo Group
Based in Boulder, Colo., Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) is a publicly traded company that provides comprehensive Bandwidth Infrastructure services in over 300 markets throughout the US and Europe. Zayo delivers a full suite of lit services and dark fiber products to wireline and wireless customers, data centers, Internet content providers, high-bandwidth enterprises, and government agencies across its robust 81,000 route mile network. The company also offers 37 carrier-neutral colocation facilities across the US and France. Please visit www.zayo.com for more information about Zayo and its fiber solutions.