LOUISVILLE and DENVER, Colo. – Jan 25, 2011 –Zayo Group, a leading provider of fiber-based bandwidth infrastructure and FORETHOUGHT.net, a leading provider of internet, voice and data services throughout Colorado, announced today that they have entered a multi-year dark fiber infrastructure agreement.
FORETHOUGHT.net will leverage Zayo’s dark fiber network to interconnect carrier central offices throughout the Denver metro area as well as directly connect the FORETHOUGHT.net network to customer buildings. This infrastructure will be used by FORETHOUGHT.net to deliver additional Ethernet services over fiber to customers and expand FORETHOUGHT.net’s network footprint.
“We are dedicated to providing our customers the best possible internet, voice and data services available,” stated Jawaid Bazyar, President of FORETHOUGHT.net. “Zayo’s Denver metro-fiber backbone and bandwidth infrastructure solutions enable us to deliver secure and robust IP, voice and data services over a reliable and scalable fiber optic network.”
“Zayo recently added 100 miles of new fiber routes in Denver to provide scalable bandwidth infrastructure for communications service providers and private high speed networks for enterprises and government institutions,” shared Glenn Russo, President of Zayo Networks. “We are pleased to partner and meet the growing bandwidth needs of FORETHOUGHT.net.”
About Zayo Group
Based in Louisville, Colorado, privately owned Zayo Group (www.zayo.com) is a leading provider of fiber-based bandwidth infrastructure and network-neutral colocation and interconnection services. Zayo Group is organized into autonomous business units supporting customers who require lit and dark fiber services and carrier neutral colocation. Zayo’s business units provide these services over regional, metro and fiber-to-the-tower networks. Zayo was recently ranked #23 on the ColoradoBiz Top 250 Private Companies in Colorado and its President and CEO, Dan Caruso, was recently named one of the “Eleven Colorado business people to watch in 2011” by the Denver Post.
Since 1995, FORETHOUGHT.net has grown into one of Denver's largest and most recognized reliable internet, voice and data providers, utilizing its own data loops on its own network, guaranteeing bandwidth speeds and quality--without the cost of products offered by a major carrier. The mission of FORETHOUGHT.net is to simplify communications and remove the headaches around last-century phone and Internet services.
FORETHOUGHT.net is recognized by the Denver Business Journal as a Top 15 telecommunications company and Top 15 Internet Service Provider; and recognized by ColoradoBIZ Magazine as one of Colorado's Top 250 private companies.
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