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AboveNet provides high bandwidth solutions to QiComm Data Centre
July 14, 2011

AboveNet provides high bandwidth solutions to QiComm Data Centre

White Plains, N.Y. and London, July 14th, 2011 -- AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE: ABVT), AboveNet Communications, a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, today announced it will provide fibre based services to Tutis Point, QiComm's new data centre located in Docklands, London.

AboveNet will provide connectivity infrastructure to enable QiComm to build a secure private network for client services and deliver bandwidth in a reliable and cost efficient manner over a resilient, secure, scalable network.

Tutis Point is a privately owned data centre that specialises in delivering innovative telecommunication solutions worldwide. Recently opened it will not only provide additional capacity in a key business district but also supplier diversity in the existing co-location sector and deliver cutting-edge technology in the telecommunications arena.

"Our new data centre showcases our continued commitment to provide customers connectivity with leading edge facilities in London with a comprehensive portfolio of next generation platforms. Our relationship with AboveNet will ensure we are able to deliver these solutions effectively and efficiently, enabling our customers to expand their businesses locally or globally" said QiComm CEO Pat Nabhan.
AboveNet's purpose-built network allows customers to benefit from a flexible and secure service. For QiComm clients this includes:

  • Access to AboveNet's full suite of fibre based services connecting every major London data centre and any City location
  • High bandwidth connectivity between London and the main business districts of Europe and the U.S
  • Connectivity to ultra low-latency routes serving the finance community

"Our ongoing strategy to invest in connecting to data centres is key to our success. Often customer connections include routes into one or more data centres. As the demand for high bandwidth connections increases AboveNet is able to support critical IT business needs such as business continuity, disaster recovery and security" said John Donaldson, AboveNets Managing Director.

"We are delighted to be able to deliver high quality, bandwidth solutions to QiComm Data Centre to support increasing demands for high bandwidth, resilient and secure data transfer" Donaldson added.

About AboveNet
AboveNet, Inc. is a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions for business and carriers. Its private optical network delivers key network and IP services in and between top U.S. and European markets. AboveNet's network is widely used in demanding markets such as financial and legal services, media, health care, retail and government. More information is available at www.above.net.

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Melissa Miller
AboveNet Public Relations UK
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