Markley provides its clients with unrivaled connectivity options. As the main telecommunications facility for New England and the region’s only carrier-neutral facility, Markley offers a rich ecosystem of over 100 domestic and international network providers.

Clients gain access to multiple fiber entrances for redundancy, and direct access to content providers and established enterprises through our cross-connect facilities. That means clients’ most critical applications are linked to a truly dynamic, global ecosystem.


In-building Cross Connects

Markely's One Summer Street location has two Cross-Connect Rooms, (aka Meet-Me-Rooms). They are 100% diverse, allowing customers and carriers to guarantee no single cut or fiber failure can affect all paths.


Most carriers in the region

Markley has more carriers than all our competitors in the Boston area combined. Click below to see our ecosystem of over 100 carriers. All carriers are reachable from Lowell with our DWDM service as well.


Bandwidth between Markley sites
For customers with physical resources in both Markley Boston and Markley Lowell,  1, 10, 40, and 100 gigabit lit services between sites are available, direct from Markley. Service is provided over Markley-owned equipment and diverse fiber paths.

Boston IX

Region's largest Internet Exchange
The Boston IX is the largest Internet Exchange in New England. Trade traffic securely with dozens of content providers and networks, while offloading your ISP links. Markley colo customers receive a free GigE connection to the Boston IX.

MCS Connect

Direct access to cloud resources
Markley offers direct connectivity to your Markley Cloud resources, over Layer 2 or Layer 3. Without BGP or other routing requirements, the Markley Cloud is truly an extension of your colo or on-premise infrastructure.

AWS Direct Connect

AWS is just a cross-connect away

Markley's One Summer Street location is New England's first and only AWS Direct Connect PoP. Simply order a cross-connect from your cage and you are connected directly to Amazon. Use our DWDM to connect from Lowell as well.


As a customer of Markley colocation, we offer free out-of-band connectivity. Customers receive a GigE with independent Internet access, allowing you to reach your equipment when your ISP is down.
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Why Markley?

Markley provides unrivaled networking solutions, drawing from our deep experience, rich partner ecosystem, and our undying dedication to you, our customer. 

  • World-class connectivity with over 100 telecom carrier partners
  • Highly available cross-connectivity to your key providers
  • Markley network design expertise and single-vendor procurement 
  • Dedicated, high bandwidth link between Boston and Lowell locations
  • Boston IX - the region's largest Internet Exchange
  • Unmetered Markley Cloud access with no data egress charges
  • High bandwidth, low latency Markley native AWS Direct Connect