WOW! Business Partners with MOD Mission Critical for Its Colo by the ‘U’ Initiative

Flexible Pay-As-You-Grow Solution Provides Business Customers with Cost-Effective, Customized Colocation Options

MOD Mission CriticalDENVER, CO – May 19, 2015 – MOD Mission Critical (‘MOD’), a network service provider that combines facilities and non-facilities-based assets to deliver comprehensive, mission-critical network solutions, and WOW! Business, a communications and cloud service provider, announce today a partnership that expands WOW!’s Colo by the ‘U’ offering within its Tampa data center. The WOW! Business data center at 400 N. Tampa Street is located in the most stable and well-known carrier hotel in Tampa, and features a dedicated, 3MW power substation served by redundant power grids, bunker-grade architecture and best-in-class infrastructure. 

MOD has the largest offering of Colo by the ‘U’ worldwide which transcends traditional data center and colocation offerings, allowing customization of space requirements based on business’ specific needs. Offering cost-effective colocation options by a single rack unit (RU), Colo by the ‘U’ provides customers with unprecedented scalability. WOW! Business serves a critical role by providing a stable and secure data center from which MOD can launch its expanded footprint. WOW! Business’ carrier-flexible and neutral environment is also a deciding factor. 

“WOW! Business provides access to unparalleled carrier diversity,” says Rick Nicholas, WOW! Director of Data Center Services. “We’re excited about fostering MOD’s entry into the Tampa market and realize the great value in the flexibility of the Company’s fractional rack space offering.” 

“WOW! Business is nimble enough to get us up and running in no time; from start to finish, the whole process only took approximately two weeks,” adds MOD Mission Critical Co-Founder and Managing Partner Michael Hollander. “WOW!’s flexible, dynamic installation has allowed us to begin serving our customers almost immediately.” 

MOD is a single-source provider of custom, flexible and affordable data center colocation solutions. Spanning over 100 facilities around the globe, MOD provides customers with expert support from initial equipment racking, through installation, testing, turn-up and ongoing management. MOD’s Colocation customers also benefit from access to diverse network connectivity, fast service turn-up and maximum uptime and redundancy through one central, highly efficient Network Operations Center (NOC).

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About MOD Mission Critical
MOD Mission Critical (MOD) is a network service provider that combines facilities and non-facilities-based assets to deliver comprehensive, mission-critical network solutions. The company offers a full-suite of network services, including wholesale IP, international private lines, submarine cable capacity, Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service, as well as layer 2-network access, and layer 3 network solutions across the world. Its own facilities-based network coverage area includes San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York City, Washington, D.C. / Ashburn, VA, Miami and Chicago. For more information, visit

About WOW! Business
WOW! Business provides data, Internet, voice and cloud services to business and wholesale customers in Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Kansas, Maryland and the Southeast utilizing their privately owned and managed 40,000 route mile network. The company is dedicated to delighting customers with friendly, quality service at affordable prices. WOW! is privately held and controlled by Avista Capital Partners. For more information, please visit

Media Contacts:
iMiller Public Relations for MOD Mission Critical
+1 866 307 2510

 Christy Kemp
Calysto Communications for WOW!
(303) 898-3390