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Lightower Adds Potomac River Crossing to its Network

By | 2017-03-07T11:02:55+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, fiber, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Lightower Fiber Networks announced the addition of a new Potomac River crossing to its network. This new, strategic route bypasses data-congested Washington D.C. to provide direct and diverse access to data centers, cloud providers, and other service locations in the Ashburn, Virginia area. The new network route was specifically engineered to serve Ashburn’s major data [...]

NJFX Network Ecosystem Continues to Grow, Adding Lightower Fiber Networks

By | 2018-04-30T15:49:15+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Categories: Connectivity, fiber, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, meet me room, NJFX, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks joins New Jersey Fiber Exchange’s (NJFX) growing roster of networks in its carrier-neutral Meet-Me-Room (MMR). The fast growing ecosystem is located at NJFX’s Tier 3 carrier-neutral colocation campus in Wall, New Jersey. The campus is located at the meeting point of international subsea cables from the United States, Europe, South America and the [...]

Lightower Expands its Colocation Footprint in the Midwest

By | 2016-07-05T19:23:08+00:00 July 5th, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, data center news, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

With its latest acquisition of Datacenter101, Lightower Fiber Networks, expanded its colocation offering to meet demand from small, medium and large businesses within the region. The Datacenter 101 facility is located in downtown Columbus, Ohio and offers both enterprise-class data center services as well as carrier-class colocation services. This acquisition enhances Lightower’s growing portfolio of data [...]

NYI’s New Jersey Data Center Now Has Even More High Performance Networking Capabilities

By | 2016-06-03T10:23:01+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|Categories: colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, JSA Clients, Lightower, lit fiber, low latency, metro market, Network, network operators, New York, NYI, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI today announced that Lightower Fiber Networks has established an access point within its Bridgewater, New Jersey facility. The all-fiber access point further enhances carrier diversity in the facility, which is located just 40 miles outside of Lower Manhattan. NYI customers now have access to even more options across NYI’s technology ecosystem and Lightower’s robust network [...]

Lightower’s Limitless Networks Power Technological Innovations in Healthcare

By | 2016-03-30T13:32:24+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, big data, business continuity, business strategy, Connectivity, dark fiber, healthcare, Lightower, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As breakthroughs in eMedicine change the medical and patient care landscape for the better, Lightower Fiber Networks announces its commitment to providing best-in-class network solutions that support, sustain and grow these technological innovations. According to a recent Frost & Sullivan report titled Healthcare and Medical Device Connectivity and Interoperability, healthcare trends are moving towards personalized medicine [...]

Commonwealth of Virginia to Use Lightower for Data Network Services

By | 2015-12-17T10:09:27+00:00 December 17th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, High Speed Internet, Internet, IT, Lightower, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network route, Network Solutions, Technology, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, announced today that it's been named an authorized vendor to the Commonwealth of Virginia for Data Network Services. The contract enables Lightower to offer a range of all-fiber networking and high performance Internet services to public bodies, government agencies, non-profit organizations, schools, and libraries, throughout the state. All authorized users may use the Virginia [...]

MRV’s OptiSwitch® Empowers Lightower Fiber Networks to Streamline Carrier Ethernet Service Deployment

By | 2015-10-19T11:18:57+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Categories: Application, B2B, business ethernet, business partnership, Lightower, metro ethernet, network equipment, Network Function Virtualization, network growth, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, SDN, Software Defined Networking, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications™, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRVC) (“MRV®”) announced today that Lightower Fiber Networks has expanded its footprint of MRV’s OptiSwitch® Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) service demarcation and first mile aggregation platform. This was done to support an increased number of fiber connections and bandwidth-rich services as Lightower grows its service footprint. Lightower utilizes the OptiSwitch platform at the customer premises for [...]

Lightower Named an Authorized Vendor for NJ State Network Services T1776 Contract

By | 2014-06-10T09:09:54+00:00 June 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 [...]

Lightower to Discuss High-Performance, All-Fiber Government Networking Solutions at New Jersey Digital Government Summit

By | 2014-05-19T12:05:17+00:00 May 19th, 2014|Categories: 100G, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Government, Internet, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, Network, network provider, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced its participation at the upcoming New Jersey Digital Government Summit to be held at the Lafayette Yard Hotel and Conference Center in Trenton, NJ, May 20-21. The event is designed to share best practices and spur [...]

Lightower at ITW 2014: Aggressive Network Expansion Drives Increased Connectivity Options for Global Carriers

By | 2014-05-06T09:24:36+00:00 May 6th, 2014|Categories: carrier, carrier ethernet, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, education, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, General, Government, IT, JS&A News, JSA Clients, Lightower, Low-Latency Network, Network, network growth, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, will discuss the growing demand for fiber-based wholesale network solutions at ITW: International Telecoms Week 2014, May 11-14 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago. ITW is one of the largest events in the U.S. each year [...]

Lightower to Talk Networking Solutions At MASSbuys Expo 2014

By | 2014-04-28T08:32:41+00:00 April 28th, 2014|Categories: business ethernet, carrier, carrier hotel, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Ethernet, Events, fiber, fiber network, Government, higher education, JSA Clients, Low-Latency Network, Network, network provider, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, will participate in the upcoming MASSbuys Expo 2014 in Worcester, Mass., on May 1, 2014. MASSbuys is the largest business-to-government trade show in Massachusetts. Designed exclusively for Commonwealth Statewide Contractors and public purchasing and procurement officials, this [...]

Lightower Excels at High-Performance, All-Fiber Networking Solutions for Education

By | 2014-03-20T10:44:22+00:00 March 20th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, education, Ethernet, Events, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, higher education, Internet, lit fiber, Low-Latency Network, Network, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The “Internet of Things threatens to generate massive amounts of input data from sources that are globally distributed,” confirms Fabrizio Biscotti, research director at Gartner. And given the coming volumes of data, Biscotti continues that comprehensive backups “will present potentially insoluble governance issues, such as network bandwidth and remote storage bandwidth, and capacity to back up [...]

Exploring New Telecom Career Opportunities? JSA's Clients Are Hiring!

By | 2014-02-18T09:53:35+00:00 February 18th, 2014|Categories: community news, JS&A News, JSA Clients, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you looking for a new start? A new career? A chance to explore new professional possibilities? Well, you're in luck! JSA's clients are hiring! Here's a list of available job opportunities. The below list of companies are offering jobs in: Accounting and Finance, Clerical and Administrative, Customer Service, Engineering, Human Resources, Internships, Legal, Marketing, Communication and [...]

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