Today, rapidly growing application and streaming content demands are driving increased costs and diminished performance across the internet ecosystem. Content can no longer be serviced from afar — instead, core infrastructure must now reach deeper and expand further into new markets to strengthen capabilities and create distributed ecosystems that bridge the digital divide.
Deep Edge is spearheading the creation of this deepened edge portfolio, delivering location-focused interconnection solutions in Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets to drive ecosystem-wide cost reductions and improve network performance.
Our facility designs comprehensively support the evolving security, flexibility and scalability needs of the world’s leading internet infrastructure consumers and users.
Deep Edge provides a unique and proprietary approach to global interconnection that enables vital cost and performance advantages. All Layer 1 interconnection is engineered for 100% physical plant uptime and industry-leading consistency.
Neutral networking capabilities enhance speed, reduce latency and offer flexibility and freedom of choice. Networks leverage Layer 2 IP infrastructure with speeds up to N x 100GE, as well as access to a rich selection of short and long-haul fiber providers.
Deep Edge is led by a team of industry innovators and thought leaders, all of whom are dedicated to driving an even deeper edge that better meets the on-demand content needs of today and tomorrow. Paired with our Board of Directors — each bringing keen insight backed by in-depth knowledge of technology and communications — Deep Edge is poised to bring critical advantages to market for customers and drive new growth for distributed ecosystems.
Patrick is a partner at Columbia Capital. He joined the firm in 2002 and focuses on investments in internet infrastructure, primarily in data center operators and related services. He’s been closely involved with Columbia’s investments in Cologix, Virtustream, CPG, Teraco, New Signature, and Presidio. Patrick received his B.A. in from Vanderbilt University.
Jim is a partner at Columbia Capital. He joined the firm in 1994 and focuses on investments in communications services, primarily in wireless spectrum, wireless service providers, and satellite services. He’s been closely involved with Columbia’s investments in numerous wireless spectrum assets, XM Satellite Radio, MetroPCS, Mobile Satellite Ventures, NextNav, Zayo and Extenet. Jim received his B.A. from Stanford University.
Martin Hannigan is founder and currently Chief Executive Officer of Deep Edge. Prior to Deep Edge, Martins experience includes infrastructure and interconnection leadership roles at Amazon (Twitch), Microsoft, Akamai Technologies, Verne Global Iceland and Level(3) Communications. Along with his network background, Martin holds a certificate in Commercial Real Estate Finance and Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Real Estate (MITCRE) and is pending a dual certificate in Commercial Real Estate Finance and Development from Boston University.