Strategic Fiber

Metro Optic deploys and manages private, tailor-built, fiber networks, enabling Carriers and Enterprise and Institutional customers to develop a solution that fits their requirement and goals.

  • Dark Fiber – Limitless Dark Fiber possibilities (private fiber).
  • Wave Service.
  • Layer 2 & 3 Connectivity 10Mbps – 100 Mbps – 1 GigE – 10GbE  – 40GbE Local Loops.
  • IP transit.
  • Access to Major Regional Datacentres and Local Peering Point (RISQ, QiX, Torix).

Global Interconnection Reach

  • Globally cross-connect with 30 and more domestic, regional and international carriers.
  • Connect to exchanges and optimize low latency routes.
  • Industry leading pricing model.
  • Cross connect with major datacenters in Montreal and Toronto.
  • Access to QIX and TORIX.
  • Robust inter-connection utilities (AC&DC power plants).
  • Seven separate fiber entrances through 2 diverse meet-me-rooms.
  • Carrier neutral facility.
  • Industry leading latency serving financial markets.
  • Strategically located in the heart of Montreal, where the train tracks and fiber lands.
  • Strategically located in North America with low-latency access to NY-VA and EU routes and direct submarine cable path.

Multi-homed Internet

Take advantage of our multi-homed Internet transit. For optimum flexibility, redundancy and reliability, Metro Optic gives you multiple Tier1 providers, yielding optimal connectivity using BGP and local peering.

  • BGP with 4 or more Tier1 providers.
  • Guaranteed access.
  • BGP4 Protocol.
  • 10/100Mbps/1 Gig/  and 10 Gig access possibilities.
  • Available with a simple cross-connect in the interconnection center.


MetroIX is your private network, providing easy access to a vetted community of highly-trusted IT infrastructure providers and business partners – ALL IN ONE PLACE.

  • PRIVATE & SECURE – Secure network (not public internet) that connects business networks
  • HIGH-CAPACITY – Dedicated 10-Gig Ports for all Members; dark fiber extensions to enterprise locations and datacenters
  • GLOBAL COMMUNITY – Access to major cloud platforms, network & service- providers & business partners
  • MULTI-CLOUD – Neutral access to private & public cloud providers & Best-In-Class Cloud Service Providers
  • TURBO-EDGE – Extension on dedicated Dark Fiber to Corporate and Multi-Tenant Datacenters

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Colocation/Interconnection Center

We provide a strategically located interconnection center:

  • In the heart of downtown Montreal.
  • Highest fiber diversity & AC/DC power plants.
  • Powered by 2 different grids and on the 1st level of critical infrastructure response because of the railway.
  • 7 separate fiber entrances through 2 diverse meet-me-rooms.
  • 10 kilometres exclusive conduit facility.
  • Dual DC plant, 500 Kva capacity.
  • A/B AC power on dual UPS.
  • Physical & Virtual Cross connect with major datacenters in Montreal and Toronto.
  • Dark fiber availability to major datacenters in Montreal and Toronto.
  • Flexible design options to meet client requirements (i.e. N+1 and 2N) and expansion needs.
  • 100% Canadian-controlled operation & ownership – mitigates cross-border regulatory and privacy intrusion risk.


Connect with Metro Optic

Metro Optic delivers lightning speed access to millions of eyeballs, thousands of high-speed national and international fiber routes, hundreds of eco-system partners, and proven facilities to host their mission critical applications.

Let's Connect


Metro Optic

1080 Beaver Hall, Suite 1620
Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1S8

For more information

Montreal : +1 514-316-1037
Toll-Free : +1 844-319-2667

NOC support
Montreal : +1 514-573-6111
Toll-Free : +1 844-319-2667