AboveNet Connects to The Bunker Data Center

June 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Webmaster ToolboxWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE:ABVT), a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, announced that it will soon be connected to the Montgomery Westland Data Center known as The Bunker.  AboveNet will be providing the data center’s customers with access to its private, optical network and extensive fiber footprint for high bandwidth connectivity from the facility in Montgomery to business hubs in Houston and the top metro markets in the U.S. and Europe.

The Montgomery Westland Data Center is one of the most secure data center storage environments in the United States. Located 45 miles north of the Houston Central Business District, the facility is a former nuclear fallout shelter housed 60 feet underground and includes 38,000 square feet of Tier III space. Read more

AboveNet Completes Network Expansion to Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Paris

March 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hosting BlogWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE: ABVT), a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, today announced it has completed its expansion in Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Paris. It now offers a comprehensive portfolio of metro and WAN (wide-area network) services to enterprises and carriers across Europe.

The company’s solutions are optimized for high bandwidth customers, with a particular focus on Ethernet services with high performance features, flexibility and scalability. Read more

BurstNET™ Signs Transport Contract with Zayo™ Bandwidth

April 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Webmaster NewsSCRANTON, PA – BurstNET Technologies, Inc.™ (, a leading provider of managed hosting services, today announced it has recently signed a contract with Zayo™ Bandwidth ( for 10Gbps Wavelength transport service to the BurstNET™ network. This service will connect the BurstNET™ facility in Scranton, PA to BurstNET™ points of presence (POPs) in Philadelphia & New York City. Expected installation/turn-up date is in late May 2009.

Following installation of this service, BurstNET™ will have expanded overall network capacity eightfold in the past six months, since a complete network upgrade/overhaul commenced. Additional capacity/upgrades are planned throughout 2009, including the opening of a New York City POP with connectivity to the NYIIX peering exchange ( Read more