London, United Kingdom – 21st April 2015: LDeX Group has today announced that Manchester’s metropolitan fibre network, The Loop, has deployed a strategic point of presence in the city’s newest datacentre facility, LDeX2. This partnership will look to enhance connectivity to online businesses in the local region.
Part of Gamma Communications PLC, one of the UK’s largest fixed-line voice carriers, The Loop provides dedicated fibre networks, point to point private networks, flexible high-capacity internet access and business grade IP Telephony The Loop will complement the vast array of connectivity providers which have already lined up to provide ultra-fast low latency connectivity over diverse dark fibre to LDeX customers in the Manchester area and further afield.
Commenting on the news, LDeX Group CEO Rob Garbutt said: “We are delighted that The Loop has decided to launch a strategic point of presence at our newest datacentre facility, LDeX2. Aligning the company with best in class communications service providers such as The Loop is a priority for LDeX in delivering superior value added datacentre and network services to our customers.”
He added “With a fibre footprint in Manchester in excess of 100km, this strategic partnership with The Loop will enable LDeX to provide ultra-fast low latency connectivity to businesses via its metropolitan fibre optic network which links major commercial points in the region."
Ashley Griffiths Managing Director of The Loop said: “As a prominent communications service provider, we are delighted to partner with Manchester’s newest datacentre facility LDeX2 to provide best in class connectivity to online businesses in the local region ensuring minimal downtime."