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Lightower Now Approved Vendor for MiCTA’s National Tech Membership

By |2014-07-23T11:04:07-05:00July 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 Named an Authorized Vendor for NJ State Network Services T1776 Contract

By |2014-06-10T09:09:54-05:00June 10th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, higher education, Lightower, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A recent study by the Center for Digital Government (CDG) shows that 75% of the 2,000 citizens surveyed prefer to complete government transactions online. Seventy percent of respondents said it saves them time, and 60% said it saves them money. The survey confirms that constituents seek secure web-based interfaces that contain the information and enable the [...]