Fiber to the Tower

Zayo Expands Eastern Oregon Fiber Network

By |2012-12-06T16:07:41-05:00December 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 Marks 10,000 On-Net Building Milestone

By |2012-11-27T13:03:17-05:00November 27th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, dark fiber, Data Center, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Financial, global expansion, interconnection, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo’s fiber optic network now extends to more than 10,000 buildings, a milestone reached after six years of organic growth and acquisitions. These locations span 45 states and Washington, D.C. in the US and seven countries around the world. The network is the foundation for Zayo’s Bandwidth Infrastructure business which has grown to $918M in annualized [...]

Lightower Attending HostingCon 2012 This Week in Boston

By |2012-07-16T13:23:47-05:00July 16th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, carrier, cloud, colocation, Conferences, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, disaster recovery, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, General, Global Telecommunications, high frequency traders, hosting, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Point of Presence, Servers, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, video streaming, web hosting, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks will be on the floor at HostingCon this week in Boston, Massachusetts. Attending the eighth annual hosting and data center conference, Lightower representatives will be onsite to discuss the company’s all-fiber, low-latency network that spans the northeast United States. These services are particularly well-suited to serve the needs of the hosting and data [...]

Zayo Announces Focus on Small Cell

By |2012-06-19T12:00:55-05:00June 19th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, fiber, interconnection, mobile, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group has formed a dedicated team focused on Small Cell and Fiber to the Tower (FTT) initiatives. The team will be reporting to Matt Erickson, President of Zayo Fiber Solutions and David Dunn will lead the team committed to making Zayo’s fiber footprint available for Small Cell deployments. Small Cells, which are smaller antennas that [...]

Zayo Expands Phoenix Fiber Footprint

By |2012-05-17T07:23:20-05:00May 17th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, economy, Ethernet, fiber, network growth, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo is expanding its fiber footprint in Phoenix, AZ. The expansion will increase the Phoenix network by 60%, adding 165 route miles and 123 new towers over the existing network. The build will provide presence to the Phoenix Suburbs Peoria, El Mirage, Fountain Hills and Sun City. With the expansion in Phoenix and other markets, Zayo’s [...]

Lightower to Attend ITW 2012

By |2012-05-10T07:27:23-05:00May 10th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, interconnection, Internet, Low-Latency Network, Meetings, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower will attend International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2012 taking place May 14-16 in Chicago, IL. Members of the Lightower team will be onsite at the conference and at the company’s meeting room, located in Meeting Room #504 in the West Tower. Lightower offers carriers With a comprehensive suite of state-of-the-art, all-fiber networking solutions including Ethernet and [...]

Zayo Completes Nashville Fiber Expansion

By |2012-04-03T07:07:10-05:00April 3rd, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, interconnection, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo has completed its fiber network construction in the greater Nashville, TN area, nearly doubling the fiber route mileage.  With this expansion, the fiber route mileage in the Nashville area is now 104 miles. These additional miles will allow Zayo to serve the markets of Franklin, Brentwood and Oak Hill with dark fiber, Ethernet and wavelength [...]

Zayo’s Fiber-To-The-Tower Network Reaches 100G Milestone

By |2012-02-01T08:07:11-05:00February 1st, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Internet, mobile, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo’s Fiber-To-The-Tower (FTT) Network has reached another key milestone of 2,000 unique towers on-net. The FTT Network now offers more than 100G in overall bandwidth to over 3,000 tenants, with 46 markets in service and 6 more markets under construction. Throughout its history, Zayo has deployed over 4,000 metro route miles to support its FTT network. [...]

Zayo CFO to Present at Piper Jaffray Technology, Media & Telecom Conference

By |2011-11-07T08:47:59-05:00November 7th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, carrier, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Internet, Media, Meetings, mobile, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Ken desGarennes, CFO of Zayo will present at the Piper Jaffray Technology, Media & Telecom Conference taking place on November 8 and 9, 2011 in New York, New York. The conference will be held at the Westin New York at Times Square. Ken will present during the “Fiber: Famine or Glut?” session commencing at 2:00 PM [...]

Zayo CEO to Present at CLE International Private Equity Conference

By |2011-10-12T16:03:47-05:00October 12th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, carrier, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, Events, fiber, technology trends, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Dan Caruso, Zayo Group Founder and CEO will present at the CLE International Private Equity 5th Annual Conference taking place on October 13 and 14, 2011. The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt in Denver, CO. Dan will be speaking during the “Execution as a Competitive Edge” session on Friday, October 14, 2011 commencing [...]

Zayo Joins Allied Fiber’s Dark Fiber Community

By |2011-05-24T07:05:42-05:00May 24th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, Low-Latency Network, mobile, Optical Networking, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group has joined Allied Fiber’s Dark Fiber Community. As a provider of fiber-based bandwidth infrastructure and network-neutral colocation services, Zayo will bring a wide range of industry knowledge to the community. Zayo Group is organized into autonomous business units supporting customers who require lit and dark fiber services and carrier neutral colocation. Zayo’s business units [...]

A New Microwave Backhaul Network Philosophy– as Reported by AGL Magazine

By |2010-12-14T17:47:59-05:00December 14th, 2010|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, dark fiber, Data Center, data center construction, data network services, Ethernet, Global Telecommunications, JS&A News, Low-Latency Network, Optical Networking, Portfolio - Public Relations, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Don't miss this December's issue of AGL Magazine. Richard Biby, Editor of the mag, wrote the following: "Another company I've had the pleasure of being introduced to is Allied Fiber. Hunter Newby is its chief executive officer. I first heard about the genius of Hunter from some folks in the fiber space who were trying to find a way into the wireless arena.

Allied Fiber Brings Fiber to the Tower

By |2010-03-14T14:15:15-05:00March 14th, 2010|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, dark fiber, Ethernet, General, Global Telecommunications, IP transit, JS&A News, Low-Latency Network, mobile, Portfolio - Public Relations, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The company has just published a paper titled 'Allied Fiber Helps Bring Fiber to the Tower - Your Tower' illustrating how its network design allows for intermediate access points along its fiber route to offer wireless towers easy 'on and off ramps' to the wireline infrastructure.