(Gawkwire) – FORETHOUGHT.net, a provider of internet access, business phone systems and carrier-neutral data center services, announced today a partnership with Zayo Group to deliver lit fiber connectivity to its customers across the Denver Metro and the Front Range locations. The agreement provides FORETHOUGHT.net customers fiber internet access by accessing Zayo’s dark fiber backbone to light FORETHOUGHT.net services with up to 1000M (1G) speeds.
FORETHOUGHT.net data centers are now connected to Zayo’s dark fiber, providing its clients a carrier-neutral secure and scalable colocation and cloud hosting solution. In recent months, FORETHOUGHT.net made several landmark announcements of growth, including further expansion of its metro MPLS network in its new corporate headquarters in Denver, Colo.
This partnership combines Zayo’s deep nationwide dark fiber network with FORETHOUGHT.net experience in providing services to small to mid-sized markets. FORETHOUGHT.net customers will benefit from higher internet speeds at an overall lower cost per month, enabling business to leverage cloud services, quality VoIP and other mission-critical applications.
Jawaid Bazyar, President of FORETHOUGHT.net, said of the announcement: “The partnership with Zayo will allow us to support our new data center, our fiber broadband strategies and most importantly to fully control and scale bandwidth to provide our customers what they need today and tomorrow.”
"We are partnering with FORETHOUGHT.net to bring fiber connectivity to businesses across the Front Range.” said John Real, VP of Sales at Zayo. “Zayo offers the security, bandwidth and cost efficiencies associated with fiber as well as customizable solutions to help organizations like FORETHOUGHT.net meet its customer needs.”
About Zayo Group
Based in Boulder, Colo., privately owned Zayo Group (http://www.zayo.com) is an international provider of fiber-based Bandwidth Infrastructure and network-neutral colocation and interconnection services. Zayo Group serves wireline and wireless carriers, data centers, Internet content and services companies, high bandwidth enterprises as well as federal, state and local government agencies. Zayo Group provides these services over regional, metro, national, international and fiber-to-the-tower networks. With its recent acquisitions of AboveNet and FiberGate, Zayo Group’s network assets include approximately 67,000 route miles, covering 45 states plus Washington, D.C. Additionally, Zayo Group has over 141,000 billable square feet of colocation space and approximately 10,258 on-net buildings, including 507 data centers, 513 Points-of-Presence (POPs), and 2,664 cell towers.
About FORETHOUGHT.net http://www.forethought.net
Established in 1995, FORETHOUGHT.net is a leading locally owned and operated IT and communications service provider, offering a portfolio of enterprise-level voice, data and cloud hosting solutions for small and mid-size businesses at a fraction of the expense of traditional models. The company’s commitment to the highest level of technical expertise, security, reliability and responsiveness results in high client loyalty and satisfaction. The Denver Business Journal ranked FORETHOUGHT.net as a Top 15 Telecommunications Company and a Top 15 Internet Service Provider. ColoradoBIZ Magazine listed it as one of Colorado’s Top 250 Private Companies. BBB.org accredited A+ member. Based in Denver, Colorado, FORETHOUGHT.net serves the Denver Metro area and across the Front Range.