Zayo Provides Direct Connections To Office 365

Boulder-based bandwidth provider Zayo is giving its customers a faster connection to Microsoft's cloud office product, Microsoft Office 365, with a new interconnect deal with the software giant. Accordng to Zayo, its infrastructure now allows its customers to directly connect to Microsoft 365 through Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute, which offers up to 10G dedicated bandwidth to Microsoft. Zayo said the move is more appropriate for businesses than using the public Internet, solving network performance, security, and network capacity issues for those customers. Pricing on the new capability was not annoucned.