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Lightower to Merge with Sidera Networks

By |2012-12-27T19:08:37-05:00December 27th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, c-level, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, content delivery network, Data Center, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, higher education, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Solutions, IP transit, IP-based video, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks and Sidera Networks announce they have signed a definitive agreement for a transaction valued at over $2 billion led by Berkshire Partners, a Boston-based investment firm, and management, to acquire and merge both companies. Current Lightower CEO, Rob Shanahan, will lead the new combined company, which will be called Lightower.The merger is expected to close in the second quarter of [...]

Lightower Further Expands in NY Metro Region

By |2012-10-30T14:27:10-05:00October 30th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business partnership, business strategy, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, global expansion, high frequency traders, hosting, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, IP Exchange, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Point of Presence, Telecom, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center, web hosting, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks has expanded once again in the NY metro region. In response to increasing customer demand for high-capacity, all-fiber networking services, Lightower has extended its low-latency network into the TELEHOUSE America 7 Teleport data center located on Staten Island. TELEHOUSE America, a leading provider of dedicated data centers, managed services and international Internet exchanges has now enabled [...]