AboveNet, Inc. is a privately owned company having their corporate office based at White Plains, in New York City. They were categorized under the company of Local Telephone Communications. They dealt with leasing dark fiber and even managed several networking services to government agencies and communications carriers. They even served various customers over a wide range of industries - retail, health care, financial service and even media. Apart from this, they even had operations involving Tier 1 IP network, which allowed virtual private network services (VPN) and data transport. Zayo Group, LLC acquired AboveNet in 2012 in a deal that was valued at around $2.2 billion.