E-LAN Ethernet solution to connect core U.S. and U.K. locations
BOULDER, Colo. – April 11, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) was selected by a global asset management company to provide an E-LAN Ethernet solution to connect its core locations in the United States and United Kingdom.
Leveraging Zayo’s 100GB transatlantic Ethernet network, the solution provides 10GB connectivity to connect eight of the company’s locations, including its headquarters, data centers and disaster recovery facilities. Zayo is also providing direct connects to two different third party cloud providers, one destination that is in the U.K. and the destination in the U.S.
The solution utilizes Zayo’s assets in multiple U.K. cities and across three U.S. states. Fiber from a combination of organic expansion and prior acquisitions, including legacy AboveNet and Geo Networks, is leveraged. Combined with Zayo’s international network, the customer has the flexibility to expand its bandwidth and add additional locations to accommodate its increasingly global needs.
“Based on our strong relationship with this customer in the U.K. and our expansive network assets, Zayo is enabling the customer’s push to grow its business in the U.S.,” said Alastair Kane, managing director, Northern Europe at Zayo.
Financial institutions are increasingly requiring faster and more secure infrastructure to support their own online services development, as well as to meet stringent privacy and business continuity requirements.
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About Zayo Group
Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) provides communications infrastructure services, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud services to the world’s leading businesses. Customers include wireless and wireline carriers, media and content companies and finance, healthcare and other large enterprises. Zayo’s 110,000-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers. In addition to high-capacity dark fiber, wavelength, Ethernet and other connectivity solutions, Zayo offers colocation and cloud services in its carrier-neutral data centers. Zayo provides clients with flexible, customized solutions and self-service through Tranzact, an innovative online platform for managing and purchasing bandwidth and services. For more information, visit zayo.com.