Piscataway data center agreement includes anchor tenant lease

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) will expand its East Coast data center presence with a new location in Piscataway, New Jersey, the company said.

The carrier-neutral facility will add more than 47,000 total square feet and up to five megawatts (MW) of critical power, addressing strong demand for colocation in the tri-state area.

The anchor agreement with a financial services tenant includes space and power in the data center and two dark fiber rings. Zayo will renovate the remaining space and upgrade critical power to sell to additional customers. The facility tethers to Zayo´s data center at 165 Halsey St. in Newark and includes connectivity to local carrier hotels and more than 1,000 data centers globally.

This expansion brings Zayo´s zColo portfolio to 51 data centers in more than 30 markets across North America and Europe. In addition to space and power, Zayo provides its customers with extensive connectivity over its global fiber network.

Zayo Group Holdings 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 zayo.com.