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Press Release -- March 8th, 2011
Source: Zayo Group
Tags: Colocation, Expansion

Zayo Expands Fiber Network in Dallas, Brings Key Locations On-Net

LOUISVILLE, Colo.March 8, 2011 – Zayo, a provider of fiber-based bandwidth infrastructure and network-neutral colocation services, today announced the expansion of its fiber network in the Dallas metro area bringing 5 major carrier hotel and data center facilities onto their network and extending their footprint to 8 new Local Switching Offices.

Zayo will now be able to support dark or lit fiber connectivity to multiple enterprise and carrier providers in 2323 Bryan Street; 2020 Live Oak Street; 1950 Stemmons Freeway; 4316 Bryan Street; and 400 South Akard Street in Dallas, TX.  The company will also bring fiber connectivity to 8 new Local Switching Offices (LSOs) located throughout the Dallas metropolitan area, bringing their total route miles to eighty-four.

"Zayo views Dallas as a key market for future growth,” stated Matt Erickson, President of Zayo Fiber Solutions. “We continue to invest capital in order to better enable dark fiber and lit service solutions for our enterprise and wholesale customers, and view this expansion as a crucial step in further building the value of our Dallas network.”

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.

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