Colt expands presence in Spain

03 July 2012 |


Colt has expanded its network infrastructure in Spain to reach the cities of Zaragoza, Castellón de la Plana, Sevilla and Malaga and improved the speed of its low latency route from Madrid to other European financial hubs.

The network expansion consists of four new PoPs connected to the Colt network, providing services to enterprises, carriers and channel partners in those areas.

Colt has also deployed Ethernet First Mile technology within key Spanish business areas to provide SMEs or offices of major enterprises with bandwidth of up to 40Mbps over copper.

Today’s announcement follows an expansion of Colt’s Barcelona shared service centre, which employs over 600 people and provides service to 60,000 business customers across Europe.

“Colt’s new infrastructure investments in Spain, along with our growing European shared service centre in Barcelona, show our commitment to the Spanish market and to the continued expansion of our information delivery platform’s capabilities,” said François Eloy, EVP at Colt. “It enables us to meet the strong customer demand for national and international high-speed connectivity.