Zayo chosen for major network upgrade

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has been selected by a leading colocation provider for a wavelengths network to connect its facilities in the US Zayo will provide a high-performance 100G wavelength solution connecting its data centers that will serve as the company´s backbone, the company said.

The solution leverages Zayo´s existing fiber network, including recently acquired network from Electric Lightwave.

Resilient, secure, high-speed connectivity is a critical requirement for optimal data center performance. Increasingly, data center providers are investing to upgrade their interconnect solutions, as the risk of poor performance or downtime can be damaging and costly.

The solution, which includes more than 20 diverse routes, will also enable the customer to consolidate infrastructure providers, eliminating complexity and significantly improving efficiency.

Zayo Group Holdings provides communications infrastructure services, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud infrastructure to the world´s leading businesses.