Mzima Networks Extends To Amsterdam

Los Angeles-based Mzima Networks, an operator of a Internet backbone network, disclosed this morning that it has expanded its network to Amsterdam. According to Mzima, it has expanded its IP network into to colocation facilities in Amsterdam, operated by TelecityGroup. The firm said the new connections bring the number of facilities connected into its network to over 40, across North America, Europe, and Asia. Mzima offers its own private network which helps companies connect their systems with high speed, dedicated connections, and is used by companies for distributing content across the web, guaranteeing bandwidth, and to bypass Internet bottlenecks; the firm's customers include content delivery networks and major Internet web sites.