Zayo buys 2 Southern California data centers

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has completed the USD 12m acquisition of KIO Networks´ San Diego data centers, the company said.

The two data centers total more than 100,000 square feet of space and two megawatts (MW) of critical, IT power, with additional power available.

The acquisition builds on Zayo´s continued growth on the West Coast, which includes extensive network assets from Electric Lightwave and recently announced data centers in Santa Clara and Los Angeles.

The San Diego facilities will provide extensive interconnection and access to Zayo´s fiber backbone in California, which now encompasses more than 8,000 route miles. Zayo´s high-count fiber also connects to multiple landing stations providing subsea cable access up the California coast and to the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

Zayo Group Holdings provides communications infrastructure services, 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.