Zayo Group closes €98.8m acquisition of communications infrastructureStaff writer ▼ | January 4, 2016
Zayo Group Holdings closed its €98.8 million acquisition of Viatel's infrastructure and non-Irish carrier and high-bandwidth business from the Digiweb Group based in Dublin, Ireland.
Acquisition 8,400 kilometer fiber network
The Viatel businesses to be acquired are highly aligned with Zayo’s existing product and customer set, including a higher proportion of dark fiber revenue.
The new capability significantly expands Zayo’s global capabilities, providing Pan-European infrastructure and connectivity to key subsea cable systems, delivering traffic to and from North America, Asia and Africa.
The expanded network and infrastructure solutions are available immediately to Zayo and Viatel customers through their account representatives or via Tranzact, Zayo’s innovative platform for purchasing and managing infrastructure at zayo.com/tranzact.
The suite of services available includes Dark Fiber, Wavelengths, Ethernet, IP, Data Center and Cloud, across more than 92,000 miles - nearly 150,000 kilometers - of Zayo’s high-performance network. ■