|By Business Wire||
|May 21, 2014 06:00 AM EDT||
Zayo Group, LLC (“Zayo”), a global Bandwidth Infrastructure provider, today announced the expansion of its small cell solutions platform across the U.S. in high-usage areas, providing enhanced mobile coverage and capacity. The company is expanding in eight markets, including Chicago, Grand Rapids, Houston, Indianapolis, Las Vegas, Louisville, Minneapolis and Phoenix. The expansions are expected to be completed over the 2015 calendar year.
To meet increasing demand for mobile data, Zayo’s small cell solutions will enable carriers to offer high-quality wireless service by bringing 4G LTE network speeds closer to the end-user. The new small cells are being deployed in indoor and outdoor locations, with the majority installed on utility poles and light poles in each market. Additional installations will offload data traffic in dense, high-volume cellular areas such as stadiums, arenas, airports and shopping centers.
“Still in their infancy, small cells are seeing exponential growth as mobile bandwidth demands continue to explode,” said Jacob Fuller, director of the Small Cell Strategic Product Group at Zayo Group. “Zayo is committed to improving the mobile experience through the support of our customers’ networks.”
To learn more about Zayo’s small cell solutions, visit www.zayo.com/services/mobile-infrastructure/small-cells.
About Zayo Group
Based in Boulder, Colo., Zayo Group provides comprehensive Bandwidth Infrastructure services in over 300 markets throughout the US and Europe. Zayo delivers a full suite of lit services and dark fiber products to wireline and wireless customers, data centers, Internet content providers, high-bandwidth enterprises, and government agencies across its robust 77,000 route mile network. The company also offers 27 carrier-neutral colocation facilities across the US. Please visit www.zayo.com for more information about Zayo and its fiber solutions.