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Windstream Extends 100G Network from Ashburn, VA to NJFX

As originally published on TelecomNewsroom

Leading data center and colocation solutions provider New Jersey Fiber Exchange (NJFX) and large bandwidth transport provider Windstream(NASDAQ: WIN) have successfully expanded Windstream’s 100G long-haul express network.

Together, the two companies have established a direct network connection between Ashburn, Virginia, and NJFX’s carrier-neutral data center in Wall Township, New Jersey. It’s also the first direct network connection between NJFX’s

This is significant, as the network offers a critical bypass of the congested New York and Northern New Jersey markets, as well as several others, while also maintaining low latency and a high level of security.  What’s more, Windstream is the only carrier with four separate paths to and from the Ashburn region.  This access is highly significant, as 70 percent of the world’s Internet traffic runs through Northern Virginia, Windstream’s primary location.

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