West Virginia Announces Major Fiber Network Project

Government Technology: State and national officials have announced the upcoming installation of a major fiber-optic network that will run approximately 200 miles across the north-central part of West Virginia.

Jack Waters, the chief technology officer and president of Fiber Solutions at the Zayo Group, said that the network will connect data centers in Columbus, Ohio, to data centers in Ashburn, Va., which is located just west of Washington, D.C.

The Zayo Group is a multi-billion dollar communications infrastructure company headquartered in Boulder, Colo.

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