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Comcast Nabs Philly Ethernet Deal

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PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Technology Park, the Mid-Atlantic’s premier data center for colocation located in the Philadelphia Navy Yard, announced today that it has partnered with Comcast Corporation, one of the nation's leading providers of information and communications products and services, to provide the data center with access to Comcast’s private, optical network and extensive fiber footprint. The new relationship allows both Philadelphia Technology Park and Comcast Business Services to continue to expand their connections in the region. Philadelphia Navy Yard businesses, including Comcast customers and prospective customers alike, will now be able to connect with a state-of-the-art data center and have access to Comcast’s high-performance network. "As we continue to expand our connections throughout the region, we are proud to welcome Comcast to Philadelphia Technology Park and the Navy Yard," said Corey Blanton, Chief Operating Officer of Enterprise Technology Parks. "We are pleased to provide the Navy Yard with a connection to Comcast’s high performance network and to offer their bandwidth services and routes to meet customers’ communications needs." Comcast Corp.

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