Digital Transformation of Industries Continues to Proliferate and Blur Lines Between Networking and Compute
DENVER, Colo., June 15, 2021 – EdgeMicro, a leading modular colocation company, and Laser Light Communications, an all-optical hybrid data distribution operator, announce an alliance to develop, market, sell and deliver complementary products and services to customers in the United States and globally.
“EdgeMicro and Laser Light serve customers in similar ecosystems that have significant and unique workloads, and large data pool distribution, management and location requirements. The alliance creates a meet-me-hub for networking on-ramps and traffic offloads to support the heightened requirements from 5G, IoT and emerging applications,” says Jason Bourg, Vice President of Revenue for EdgeMicro.
EdgeMicro builds and operates hundreds of modular data centers around the world to provide powered colocation, cross-connects, and other related products and services. Laser Light Communications is creating an on-demand, secure, elastic networking platform to enable companies and governments to move data as needed to meet the demands of their applications. Together, the companies create stronger, cutting-edge architecture to support digital businesses.
“The alliance with EdgeMicro allows us to converge complementary and equivalent capabilities to scale and deliver a modern, next generation architecture faster than we could do on our own. The process better helps our customers capitalize on the digital opportunities for their business,“ says Vicki Warker, Chief Commercial Officer for Laser Light Communications.
EdgeMicro is an edge colocation company launched in 2017 dedicated to delivering on the promise of edge computing. Founded by an elite team with telecommunications and data center expertise with a simple yet innovative solution, EdgeMicro is deploying hundreds of network-neutral, modular data centers that deliver the scale and flexibility required at the edge. For more information visit www.edgemicro.com and follow them on Twitter and LinkedIn.
About Laser Light Communications
Laser Light Communications is the builder and operator of a global networking platform which delivers a first-of-a-kind 21st century data service that will transform the way high volume data communications traffic is carried and distributed. Using a hybrid approach spanning terrestrial, sub-sea, and space domains; an end-to-end software architecture; and a unique business model, this platform will connect companies, countries, and continents at high speed, more flexibly, securely and economically than ever before. Laser Light Communication will do for networking what cloud did for compute. For more information, please visit https://www.laserlightcomms.com/.