Solution to replace customer’s owned infrastructure
BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- An internet services provider has selected Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) for data center colocation. Zayo will provide the customer with space and power in an East Coast zColo data center for its mission-critical processes.
The solution, which includes approximately 2,000 square feet of space with a ramp up to multiple hundreds of kilowatts of power, will replace the customer-owned data center. Zayo will also provide IP connectivity between the customer’s offices and this data center.
Increasingly, enterprises are moving away from owned or on-premises data centers, moving their workloads to colocation, hosting and cloud environments. Colocation provides predictable performance, low latency and multiple redundant systems. zColo provides multi-layer physical security, including biometrics, dual authenticated customer access and camera surveillance. In addition, Zayo adheres to rigorous controls that have been validated through independent audits.
“Our ability to tailor this solution to the customer’s specific requirements was a key factor in winning this business,” said Bruce Garrison, senior vice president of Zayo’s zColo business segment. “zColo provides flexible space and power configurations and extensive connectivity options to create unparalleled value for our tenants.”
Zayo’s zColo portfolio includes 51 data centers in more than 30 markets. For more information on Zayo, please visit zayo.com.
About Zayo Group
Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) provides communications infrastructure solutions, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud infrastructure to the world’s leading businesses. Customers include wireless and wireline carriers, media and content companies and finance, healthcare and other large enterprises. Zayo’s 130,000-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers. In addition to high-capacity dark fiber, wavelength, Ethernet and other connectivity solutions, Zayo offers colocation and cloud infrastructure in its carrier-neutral data centers. Zayo provides users with flexible, customized solutions and self-service through Tranzact, an innovative online platform for managing and purchasing bandwidth. For more information, visit zayo.com.
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Shannon Paulk, Corporate Communications
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