New Company Specializes in Dark Fiber Networks that Extend Data Centers’ Connectivity
Fairfax, VA – July 31, 2012 – Summit Infrastructure Group, LLC, a custom network solutions and bandwidth infrastructure provider, today formally announced the launch of its business. Formed to provide flexible, scalable and reliable fiber network solutions that give data centers, carriers and enterprises more control over business and connectivity costs, SummitIG specializes in dark fiber infrastructure.
“As demand for broadband and cloud service infrastructure continues to grow, bandwidth intensive businesses and communications companies need new ways to effectively serve customers and scale networks. Dark fiber has become an excellent solution for managing bandwidth levels while preserving and maximizing IT investments,” said Bill Cook, president and CEO of SummitIG. “With expertise in network construction and commitment to service delivery, SummitIG offers fast, reliable and cost effective solutions that allow customers to easily scale their networks right along with the growth of their businesses.”
Based in northern Virginia, SummitIG leverages its extensive infrastructure across the state to deliver dark fiber networks and custom solutions. The network consists of new, state of the art, fiber optic cable within conduits that are operated and maintained by SummitIG. With SummitIG, customers have the advantage of a strong network footprint and the ability to expand their networks quickly and efficiently in key markets.
SummitIG’s focus is on providing dark fiber networks that support and extend data centers’ connectivity beyond their own facilities to multiple points and carrier neutral locations. To further support these networks, SummitIG offers professional services that incorporate the management and maintenance of network connectivity solutions, infrastructure maintenance, and customized niche services. From enterprise facilities and data centers to carrier neutral facilities and POPs, Summit-IG provides infrastructure connectivity at any customer’s point of need.
“We have worked with many data center operators and are continually listening to their needs and challenges. Because of our expertise in dark fiber networks, we make it possible for companies to provide an even more compelling value for customers. With SummitIG, data centers have the opportunity to not only deliver their core services of space and power, but also offer connectivity beyond their own buildings to other locations,” continued Cook.
SummitIG also offers custom infrastructure development tailored to meet the current and future bandwidth expansion needs of carriers and enterprises. SummitIG’s professional services team designs solutions based upon individual needs and works closely with the construction managers to deliver a perfectly tailored network that offers optimal results and return on investment. SummitIG’s custom network solutions are a cost effective and optimal way to extend connectivity to new locations.
“SummitIG is passionate about helping its data center operators, telecom carriers and large enterprise customers understand and unlock the power of dark fiber. We are committed to delivering the highest level of service and creating unique solutions with a strong return on investment,” concluded Cook.
About Summit Infrastructure Group, LLC
Based in northern Virginia, Summit Infrastructure Group is a custom network solutions and bandwidth infrastructure provider. Specializing in dark fiber networks that support and extend data centers’ connectivity, SummitIG makes it possible for hosting companies to provide greater value for customers. With SummitIG’s dark fiber offering, data center operators can offer customers space, power, and connectivity beyond their own building to multiple points along SummitIG’s network. From facilities run by the data center operators to carrier neutral facilities, and long haul carrier POPs, SummitIG provides infrastructure at any customer’s point of need.
For more information about SummitIG, please visit the company’s website at www.summitig.com.