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Zayo, Crown Castle, other dark fiber providers could get revenue boost from C-RAN fronthaul, says Well Fargo

As wireless operators move forward with their C-RAN deployments, it could spell new opportunities for a host of competitive fiber providers and tower providers like Zayo Group and Crown Castle that offer dark and lit fiber services.

Zayo upgrades Forth Worth, Texas municipal network with dark fiber

Zayo Group recently won a $15.6 million, 12-year contract by the City of Fort Worth, Texas, to supply it with dark fiber service to satisfy the growth of its network, reflecting the trend of municipalities working with third parties to build a network foundation to support bandwidth-intensive applications.

Zayo's Atlanta data center expansion driven by content provider customer win

Zayo is making a large expansion to its zColo Atlanta data center at 1100 White Street SW in order to accommodate a new unnamed content provider customer.

Zayo eyes strong ROI as it inks new Tier 1 FTTT deal in Indiana

Zayo Group snapped up another fiber backhaul deal with a major U.S. wireless provider and the company expects a strong return its investment because it's using in-place fiber network.

Zayo completes Allstream acquisition, extending service automation, strategy into Canada

Zayo Group has completed its acquisition of Canada's Allstream, enabling it to provide its differentiated strategy and service automation capabilities to the country's business customers.

Videotron acquires Fibrenoire in move to battle Zayo's Canada ambitions

Videotron has reached a deal to acquire fiber-centric service provider Fibernoire for $88.6 million, enhancing its ability to effectively compete with growing threats from U.S. providers like Zayo that are coming into Canada.

Zayo gives business customers 10G on-ramp to Microsoft Azure, Office 365

Zayo is providing a dedicated connectivity to Office 365 through Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute, enhancing its cloud capabilities for enterprise customers.

Zayo to leverage new and existing fiber for wireless backhaul and enterprise networks

Zayo will use a variety of innovative techniques to meet the wireless backhaul and enterprise needs of its customers. The company recently won a fiber-to-the-tower contract with an unnamed wireless operator in Atlanta.

Allstream and eLoyalty serve up cloud-based UC services between Canada, United States

Canada-based business provider Allstream, which is in the process of being acquired by Zayo, is already moving to penetrate new business service opportunities in the United States by introducing cross-border service for its Hosted Collaboration Solution.

Zayo wins dark fiber contract with major content provider on Phoenix-Dallas route

Zayo has secured a new dark fiber anchor contract with an unnamed large content provider along its planned Phoenix to Dallas fiber route, illustrating a growing thirst for fiber solutions from various vertical segments.