A global investment management company has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for a wavelength solution to connect the company´s data centers in the eastern US, the company said.
The project, part of an infrastructure transformation initiative, expands a long-standing relationship with Zayo, dating back nearly a decade.
Zayo will provide two fully diverse wavelengths rings for the customer. The rings will connect the company´s new data centers in the Washington D.C.-area with its headquarters. Zayo worked closely with the customer to design a solution that utilizes Zayo´s network, with buildout required for just one of several data centers.
Increasingly, firms in finance, healthcare and other sectors that rely on real-time technology require fully diverse networks to ensure availability for mission-critical data.
Zayo Group Holdings provides communications infrastructure services, including fiber 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 122,000-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers.