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Press Release -- October 31st, 2011
Source: Cologix, FiberLight
Tags: Colocation, Datacenter, Equipment, Ethernet, Metro Fiber, Wavelength

FiberLight Joins The Cologix Dallas Infomart Meet-Me-Room

1950 Stemmons Freeeway Infomart to Include FiberLight Network

Dallas, TX – Cologix™, a network neutral interconnection and colocation company, today announced that FiberLight, LLC, one of the nation’s leading providers of mission critical, high performance fiber optic networks, deployed network equipment within the Cologix Dallas Infomart datacenter (1950 North Stemmons Freeway) making its full portfolio of services available via Cologix’s Meet-Me-Room.

“Establishing our presence in the Cologix Meet-Me-Room in the Dallas Infomart is another critical step in FiberLight’s strategy to exceed customer expectations by increasing the number of colocation facilities and other points of presence FiberLight can offer to our clients in the Dallas/Ft. Worth metropolitan region,” said Ben Edmond, FiberLight’s President of Sales and Marketing. “We are pleased with the opportunity to partner with Cologix and appreciate the local, dedicated support we receive from their Dallas team. “

FiberLight, LLC is the foremost provider of mission critical high performance networks in the Southern U.S., exclusively serving enterprise, carrier, government and service providers.  FiberLight’s infrastructure uniquely combines privately owned state-of-the-art high fiber count, diverse metro fiber networks built in a ringed topology with a highly interconnected carrier, colo and cloud neutral business strategy, which delivers a unified platform for the future. In addition, FiberLight deploys a full suite of mission critical service offerings including Ethernet, Dedicated IP, Wavelengths, SONET and dark fiber.

“We are thrilled to be able to offer our Dallas customers’ access to one of the nation’s high performing networks and are proud that FiberLight has chosen Cologix for their interconnection and colocation needs,” stated Grant van Rooyen, President and Chief Executive Officer, Cologix. “Welcoming sophisticated carriers like FiberLight to our Dallas community is part of a key initiative to maximize the value of carrier neutrality for our customers by providing ever broadening connectivity choices.”

Cologix Dallas is a 28,000 square foot facility located in the Dallas Infomart, which was acquired in December 2010. The Infomart is the preeminent carrier hotel in one of the most robust communications markets in the U.S. The data center has long been a facility of choice among carriers, ISPs and content providers based on its dense connectivity and excellent operating record dating back to 1999. Cologix provides interconnection and colocation services from their datacenter in the Infomart and operates a robust Meet-Me-Room within the facility.

About FiberLight
FiberLight, LLC is a premier provider of mission-critical, high performance networking services including Ethernet, Wavelengths and Dedicated IP, SONET and Dark Fiber optical transport network solutions. Solutions are provided to telecom carriers, government, enterprise, content providers and web-centric businesses. FiberLight wholly owns its 500,000 fiber-mile network in key growth areas and offers robust metro networks in 23 metros within Georgia, Florida, Washington, D.C., Texas, Virginia and Maryland, as well as Wide Area Networking options to major commercial hubs throughout the country. Visit FiberLight at www.fiberlight.com.

About Cologix, Inc.

Cologix, Inc. is a network neutral interconnection and colocation company headquartered in Denver, Colorado, that provides massively scalable interconnection services and secure, reliable colocation services in densely connected, strategically located facilities.  With more than 200 network choices and nine prime interconnection locations, Cologix currently serves more than 400 carrier, media, financial services and enterprise customers. The company’s experienced team of communications infrastructure professionals is committed to providing its customers the highest standard of local customer support.

For more information about Cologix, please visit the company’s website at www.cologix.com.

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FiberLight Media Contact:
Pat Mahony
pat.mahony@fiberlight.com
Marketing Manager
(678) 347-9256

Cologix Media Contact:
Julia Kendall – Cologix
Office:   +1 720.940.2559
Mobile: +1 303.522.9758
julia.kendall@cologix.com

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