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Lightower Expands its Fiber Network throughout North Carolina

By |2016-10-12T08:55:57-04:00October 12th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, dark fiber, data, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, General, Government, higher education, hybrid cloud, IP transit, Lightower, lit fiber, long haul, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks is expanding its high-performance fiber network within ‘The Tarheel’ state. Adding over 365 fiber route miles, Lightower’s fiber build in North Carolina will serve thousands of organizations located in downtown Raleigh and Charlotte, including Fortune 500 companies, educational institutions, and governments. The expansion of 120 miles to Lightower’s existing network in Raleigh, along [...]

Power Utility Future-Proofs Services With Lightower Fiber Networks

By |2016-06-07T08:26:02-04:00June 7th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business expansion, business investment, Connectivity, engineering, Equipment Manufacturer, fiber, fiber network, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, Lightower, lit fiber, long haul, Network, network growth, network upgrade, Technology, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Delaware Electric Cooperative (DEC) selected Lightower Fiber Networks to build a 250-mile, all-fiber, custom network to 28 sites across the state. As a non-profit, member-owned electric company, DEC serves over 90,000 members in Delaware, and is committed to ‘keeping the lights on’ by providing safe, reliable, and competitively priced energy services for its member-owners and communities. Lightower's secure, custom-built network is helping [...]

PEG Bandwidth Completes 100G Ethernet Route from Dallas, TX to Jackson, MS

By |2014-08-13T08:50:15-04:00August 13th, 2014|Categories: 100G, Applications, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, business continuity, Ethernet|Tags: , , , , , , |

PEG Bandwidth announces completion of its 100G Ethernet route between Dallas, TX and Jackson, MS. This over 400 mile route, together with PEG Bandwidth’s extensive fiber network allows for the connection of rural America with the network speeds of metropolitan markets. Segments on this route include a newly-built, heavy strand count fiber route from Monroe, LA [...]

Unite Private Networks Announces Fiber Network Expansion

By |2014-04-08T10:12:34-04:00April 8th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, education, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, low latency, Network, network growth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Unite Private Networks (UPN) announces a major fiber network expansion connecting the Kansas City and Omaha markets.  The nearly 200 mile route will follow the I-29 corridor, extending north from Kansas City through St. Joseph, northwest Missouri, southwest Iowa, and ultimately connect to existing UPN fiber networks in Omaha, Lincoln and southeast Nebraska.  Construction is expected [...]

Zayo Expands Eastern Oregon Fiber Network

By |2012-12-06T16:07:41-04:00December 6th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Internet, network growth, network route, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo is expanding its fiber footprint in Eastern Oregon by laying 35 miles of 96 count fiber for a newly implemented Fiber-to-the-Tower (FTT) project. The build will provide a fiber presence to encompassing Oregon cities including Hermiston and Umatilla County. The expansion in Eastern Oregon is consistent with Zayo’s business strategy and highlights its continued success based [...]

Zayo Expands Denver Metro Network Presence

By |2012-07-19T12:03:27-04:00July 19th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, fiber, interconnection, network growth, network route, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo is investing in its greater Denver area network with the announcement of a major expansion in support of a large customer project, which will also provide fiber capacity and reach that can be leveraged by customers throughout the region.  The fiber build will span the Front Range, encompassing the cities of Fort Collins, Greeley, Loveland, [...]

Zayo Expands Its Network to Albuquerque

By |2012-07-12T12:15:34-04:00July 12th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Content, dark fiber, economy, fiber, interconnection, Internet, network growth, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group announces its plans to build a high bandwidth network in Albuquerque, NM including fiber optic cable stretching from the South Valley to the foot of the Sandia Mountains. The fiber build will add 158 route miles of new network, in support of a 4G expansion for one of Zayo’s wireless customers. With numerous on-net [...]

Lightower to Provide Diverse Network Solution to Massachusetts Broadband Institute’s (MBI) Broadband Expansion

By |2012-01-04T08:03:54-04:00January 4th, 2012|Categories: Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, economy, fiber, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks has been selected to provide a diverse network solution by the Massachusetts Broadband Institute (MBI), a division of the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, as part of its MassBroadband 123 initiative, a strategic network initiative which expands broadband and Internet throughout the state of Massachusetts. The Lightower network build will connect the MassBroadband 123 network [...]

Zayo’s Fiber Build Into Green House Data Extends Reach of Wyoming Data Center

By |2011-12-19T08:17:50-04:00December 19th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Ethernet, fiber, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group announces its completion of a fiber build into the Green House Data facility. Green House Data is Wyoming’s first multi-tenant data center, offering cloud hosting and colocation services.  Zayo will provide IP Transit service to Green House Data while enabling on-net connectivity to its 70 tenants from 24 states and 3 countries. Data center [...]