Doug Dalissandro

The Cloud Doesn’t Work without the Network

By |2016-06-23T11:06:16-04:00June 23rd, 2016|Categories: business ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, data, Data Center, data center news, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Google, High Speed Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JS&A News, Lightower, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

High-performance networking is essential for enterprises to operate effectively. Lightower Fiber Networks just rolled out its new Lightower Cloud Connect service, which allows organizations to connect directly to major cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. As more and more companies move applications to the cloud, the network becomes more important than ever. [...]

Lightower Expands Its All-Fiber Connectivity Services to Amazon Web Services

By |2014-12-08T12:43:36-04:00December 8th, 2014|Categories: applications services, business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Connectivity, Content Delivery, dark fiber, Data Center, Ethernet, fiber, IT, JSA Clients, Lightower, partnerships, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, first announced Direct Connect services with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in late 2013. But the company hasn't stopped there. Lightower just announced it has broadened its direct connectivity options to AWS' cloud computing platform. With speeds now ranging from [...]

Lightower Now Approved Vendor for MiCTA’s National Tech Membership

By |2014-07-23T11:04:07-04:00July 23rd, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud computing, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, education, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, higher education, Internet, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, research and development, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The need for all-fiber communications networks is high across all organizations, and the thousands of members of MiCTA can now take advantage of Lightower’s services for their organizations. Announced today, Lightower is a fully approved vendor for MiCTA, which is a national non-profit group purchasing organization representing higher education, K-12, government and other non-profit entities. Lightower has [...]

Lightower Delivers All-Fiber Networking for Direct Connectivity to Amazon Web Services

By |2013-10-30T12:05:27-04:00October 30th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, business partnership, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower announced today that it now offers customers all-fiber connectivity to Amazon Web Services (AWS) through Amazon’s Direct Connect locations in New York City, NY, and Ashburn, VA. Customers can connect directly to AWS via all-fiber networking from any of Lightower’s 7,500+ service locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and metro Chicago. End-to-end fiber connectivity between a [...]

Provident Bank Chooses Lightower for 30+ Site Custom Ethernet Network

By |2013-10-23T10:05:06-04:00October 23rd, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, business partnership, business strategy, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, US Service Provider, WDM|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Provident Bank of Montebello, New York, has selected Lightower to provide a customized Ethernet network to support the bank’s competitive strategy of delivering superior performance through technology. Operating within a highly competitive business environment, Provident Bank operates more than 30 branches across New York’s Hudson Valley region. Provident’s information technology (IT) group manages an ever-increasing demand [...]

Lightower is Authorized Vendor for Massachusetts State Government Contract ITT46

By |2013-02-05T14:25:41-04:00February 5th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, colocation, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, data network services, education, Ethernet, fiber, Government, higher education, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks has been named an authorized vendor to the Massachusetts state government through the statewide ITT46 Network Services contract. The award enables Lightower to offer Ethernet, SONET, Internet Access, Colocation and Dark Fiber solutions to Massachusetts state and local government entities. With government budgets shrinking while the demand for services continues to increase, state [...]