Webscale chooses Zayo for data center colocation

A global webscale provider has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for colocation in Zayo´s data center in McLean, Virginia, the company said.

The data center, acquired in early April, provides a strategic location close to downtown Washington, D.C. and the heart of the Beltway.

The facility, Zayo´s second data center in Northern Virginia, is 62,000 total square feet. Zayo plans to upgrade the critical power at the site to three megawatts (MW) and enhance systems resiliency, security, audit certifications, and network connectivity. The data center tethers directly to Zayo´s data center in Ashburn, Virginia and to Zayo´s network point of presence (PoP) on M Street.

Zayo owns and operates more than 50 carrier-neutral data centers under the zColo brand across the US and Europe, which provide colocation solutions and extensive interconnection.

Zayo provides communications infrastructure solutions, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud infrastructure to the world´s businesses. For more information, visit zayo.com.