LOUISVILLE, CO. – November 8, 2011– zColo, a Zayo Group Company, announces today it is supporting PCCW Global’s expandedPoint-of-Presence (PoP) at its 111 Eighth Avenue colocation facility in New York City. PCCW Global is a subsidiary of Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications provider PCCW Limited.
The new advanced PoP will enable customers to take advantage of PCCW Global’s fully meshed suite of products and servicesincluding video,IP, transmission and voicesolutions. zColo will be providing colocation space and power for the PoP and enabling PCCW Global’s interconnection throughout the facility to other carriers and customers through its riser and cross connect infrastructure.
Mr. Marc Halbfinger, CEO at PCCW Global, says,“PCCW Global has been continuously strengthening its global network and the new PoP in zColo’s well-connected data center provides customers with enhanced coverage and increased diversity options.”
“PCCW Global is an important service provider who will expand the network options and services available to our customers,” states Mr. Steven Finnerty, VP of Sales for zColo. “zColo will be able to support PCCW Global’s growth and expansion in the U.S.”
Zayo Colocation Inc., also known as zColo (www.zcolo.com), is a wholly owned subsidiary of Zayo Group providing carrier-neutral, interconnection focused colocation services in 11 domestic locations. zColo is the exclusive operator of the 60 Hudson Street (NYC) Meet-Me-Room and other interconnection focused colocation facilities in the NY/NJ metro market, Pittsburgh, Nashville, Memphis, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Minneapolis and Los Angeles.
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 over 24,000 route miles, connecting 153 markets across 31 states plus Washington D.C. Additionally, Zayo has 4,400 buildings on-net, 2,000 cell towers on-net, and over 170,000 square feet of colocation space. Zayo was recently named one of the Denver-areas Fastest Growing Private Companies by the Denver Business Journal. On October 7, 2011, Zayo Group announced the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire Seattle-based 360networks holdings (USA) inc. (“360networks”), a leading provider of fiber network and telecom services. The transaction, subject to customary approvals, is expected to close by early 2012.
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