Customer consolidating its major North American data centres with Zayo
BOULDER, Colo. – May 17, 2018 – A global business process outsourcing company has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for an integrated communications infrastructure solution that includes data centre colocation and wavelength connectivity. The solution is part of a consolidation of the customer’s major North American data centres into zColo facilities, driving continued operating efficiencies.
Zayo will provide more than 80 cabinets of colocation space in an East Coast data centre. In addition to the potential for future expansion, the data centre is centrally located to major interconnectivity hubs, which will allow for direct connectivity to major cloud service providers.
The multi-year agreement includes 10G diverse waves connecting the data centre with a current data centre located in the Southwest. Zayo is also supporting the customer with dark fibre connectivity to assist with a migration into their first Zayo data centre.
As companies in the customer engagement industry and other data-intensive sectors generate growing volumes of data, they are increasingly relying on data centres connected via low-latency fibre paths. This architecture provides them with the resilience and flexibility to manage workloads and data storage efficiently.
“Our ability to combine multiple services was the differentiator in this transaction,” said Randy Dunbar, senior vice president – Transport. “The interplay between fibre and colocation continues to drive significant value, helping this long-standing customer accelerate its global growth and profitability objectives.”
For more information about Zayo’s network, visit zayo.com.
About Zayo Group
Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) provides communications infrastructure solutions, including fibre and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud infrastructure 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 128,200-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centres. In addition to high-capacity dark fibre, wavelength, Ethernet and other connectivity solutions, Zayo offers colocation and cloud infrastructure in its carrier-neutral data centres. Zayo provides users with flexible, customized solutions and self-service through Tranzact, an innovative online platform for managing and purchasing bandwidth. For more information, visit zayo.com.
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