Bloomberg reports that Zayo is considering the sale of zColo, which could fetch approximately $1 Billion. In May, Digital Colony Partners and EQT Partners agreed to acquire Zayo in May 2019. Link to the Bloomberg article
Miami the largest data center market in Flordia and is the network gateway to South America. Many of the subsea cables that connect Latin and South America to the rest of the world land in South Florida.
Miami Colocation Providers:
- Equinix Miami MI1 - This massive building is the primary carrier hotel for South Florida. It was originally built and operated by Terremark as the Nap of the Americas (aka NOTA)
- Digital Realty’s 36 NE 2nd Street is a network dense colocation spot with many colo operators in the building including:
- Zayo (zColo)
- Atlantic Metro
- The CoreSite Miami data center (MI1) is a 48,000 sqft located West of downtown near the MIA airport