International Carrier picks Zayo for dark fiber in Europe

An international carrier has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for a pan-European dark fiber backbone, the company said.

The dark fiber solution includes a nearly 3,500 route-mile network with dozens of ILA stations, connecting four major European markets. It leverages Zayo´s in-place network in the UK and Western Europe. The solution supports the carrier´s European expansion, providing capacity and latency advantages.

The carrier connects to Zayo´s network via subsea cables in Marseille, a strategic gateway and intercontinental aggregation point. Zayo provides diverse fiber routes from Marseille that connect to Paris, Frankfurt, London and other European markets. Zayo announced last year that the company offers three fully diverse network routes out of Marseille, facilitating resilient fiber options across Western Europe.

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) provides communications infrastructure solutions, 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. For more information, visit