Zayo extends services to UK

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has extended its portfolio of services to Manchester, UK, with a success-based point of presence (Pop) to support strong customer demand, the company said.

Initial sales include a multinational content provider and a Pan-European systems integrator. The new capabilities support customer need for diverse connectivity between North America and Europe that bypasses London.

The PoP offers more than 100,000 businesses in the Greater Manchester area access to Zayo´s communications infrastructure services, including wavelengths, ethernet, and IP. As the buildout is incremental to Zayo´s fiber presence in Manchester, it opens up a significant new metro market for existing and prospective customers.

Zayo Group Holdings provides communications infrastructure services, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud services. Customers include wireless and wireline carriers, media and content companies, and finance, healthcare, and other large enterprises. Zayo´s 114,500-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers.