Lumos Networks provides fiber connectivity to Equinix data centers

Lumos Networks Corp. (NASDAQ: LMOS) provides advanced network connectivity to the Equinix DC1 and DC2 International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers in Ashburn, VA, as well as the Equinix CH1 IBX data center in Chicago, the company said.

Lumos offers Ethernet services to the Chicago site and Ethernet and Wavelength services to the Ashburn locations.

Equinix´s data centers are state-of-the-art facilities with a complete portfolio of colocation, interconnection and support services for network carriers, cloud service providers, enterprise organizations, content companies and financial institutions. The data centers are also standards-compliant and award-winning.

In addition to Equinix data centers, Lumos connects to the Equinix Cloud ExchangeTM, an interconnection solution for direct, private access to multiple cloud service providers. Lumos offers Ethernet service to the Cloud Exchange, which provides a secure, high-speed, carrier-class alternative to the public Internet for accessing the exchange.

Lumos Networks is a fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region serving Carrier, Enterprise and Data Center customers, offering end-to-end connectivity in 24 markets in Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and Kentucky.