Introducing zayo

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The Kinetic Grid backbone is powered by Zayo dark fiber. Our collaboration with Zayo, a leading provider of global connectivity, allows us to seamlessly integrate market-to-market transit with edge-to-edge performance at low cost to our customers.
Introducing zayo

Edge-to-Edge Kinetic Grid™ Platform, the World’s First Software-Driven, Intelligent and Automated Infrastructure

Vapor IO, creators of the Kinetic Edge® architecture, and the fastest growing company for edge colocation, exchange and networking services, today announced its Kinetic Grid platform, the world’s first software-driven, intelligent and automated infrastructure solution specifically designed to lower the cost and complexity of edge-to-edge applications. Tightly integrated with public and private first and last mile networks, the Kinetic Grid platform supports AI-driven, real-time applications operating between locally distributed sites, delivering cross-market edge-to-edge private backbone connectivity via Zayo’s dark fiber network. Built as a platform for cloud providers, CDNs, IoT and immersive entertainment applications, the Kinetic Grid also supports the deployment of public and private 5G networks to enable wireless connectivity and Industry 4.0 applications over shared infrastructure.

“Vapor IO’s software defined networking and interconnection services are an ideal fit with Zayo’s high-performance fiber network,” said Joel Daly, senior vice president, Product and Innovation at Zayo. “Our dark fiber solutions provide dedicated infrastructure, including paths that are optimized for latency. Kinetic Grid platform customers will benefit from high-capacity, flexibility and control.”

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Introducing Zayo

Edge-to-Edge Connectivity Powered by Zayo

The Kinetic Grid platform incorporates Zayo fiber across markets, enabling customers to connect to multiple markets with dedicated, high-capacity backbones. Zayo is one of the world’s largest providers of network and backbone services, across 400 global markets with 126,000 route miles of fiber. Vapor IO’s software-defined network fully incorporates Zayo’s fiber platform, allowing the programmatic provisioning of private backbones across Kinetic Grid markets.

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