Major Health System Selects Zayo for Private Dedicated Network

Jun 07, 2018 08:00 am
BOULDER, Colo. -- 

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has been selected by a major health system in the south central U.S. for a Private Dedicated Wavelength Network (PDN-W). This 40G network will provide diverse connectivity between the customer’s primary hospital campuses and data centers, supporting all data needs, from electronic health records (EHR) to medical device applications.

The nationally ranked, non-profit provider required a high-capacity, HIPAA*-compliant, secure solution that ensures continuity of operations in the event of a natural disaster or other unforeseen disruption. Zayo’s PDN solution includes fiber and optronics dedicated for the customer’s exclusive use, providing high levels of performance, security and resilience.

Healthcare providers are increasingly upgrading their network infrastructure to accommodate electronic medical records, high-resolution imaging, telemedicine, personalized medicine and life-critical applications. Zayo’s PDNs and infrastructure are ideal for the healthcare and life sciences industry, providing dedicated, high-capacity fiber connectivity and a growing footprint of secure data centers for colocation.

“Zayo’s solution will deliver the dedicated, diverse, high-performance infrastructure that the customer requires to provide the highest levels of patient care across its system,” said Jack Waters, CTO and president of Fiber Solutions. “Our ability to architect the right solution and flexibility to adjust the service levels to meet the customer’s needs were instrumental in earning their continued business.”

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*Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, which includes data privacy and security regulations

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 128,200-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

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