100G Wavelength solution to connect data centers in key markets

A global cloud service provider has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for a wavelength solution to provide full diversity for a portion of its backbone network, the company said.

Zayo will provide three 100G wavelengths on four routes connecting the providers´ data centers in four of the top markets across the US The route fully leverages Zayo´s existing network, including acquired network from Electric Lightwave, with capital required only for equipment.

Zayo Group Holdings provides communications infrastructure services, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud infrastructure to the world´s businesses. Customers include wireless and wireline carriers, media and content companies and finance, healthcare and other large enterprises.

Zayo´s 122,000-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 infrastructure in its carrier-neutral data centers.