Lightower Fiber Networks to Exhibit at New York City Technology Forum

BOXBOROUGH, MA — November 9, 2012 — Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, will exhibit at the New York City Technology Forum to be held November 13, 2012, at the Marriott hotel in Brooklyn, New York. As a key sponsor of the event, Lightower will feature its full suite of Government networking solutions, including Ethernet, dark fiber, wavelengths, SONET, Private Line, Flexible Private Line, and Internet access – all customizable to suit the most stringent requirements.

“Lightower has been serving the government and municipal sectors for many years and we provide a complete suite of all-fiber networking solutions,” stated Herb Boynton, VP of Sales, Lightower.  “Lightower owns and operates one of the most extensive fiber networks in New York City, Long Island, and the Hudson Valley.  This uniquely affords Lightower the reach and density required to best serve New York government networking needs.”

The New York State Office of General Services (OGS), Procurement Services Group has identified Lightower as a qualified contractor to provide Comprehensive Telecommunications Service. Under this contract, Lightower can offer services such as Ethernet, SONET, Private Line, Flexible Private Line, and Internet access.  Under OFT NYeNet Access Services, Lightower can provide Ethernet, SONET, DWDM wavelengths, dark fiber, and Private Line.

Fostering discussion on the use of information technology for managers, executives and policy makers, the New York City Technology Forum offers the latest in digital government solutions. This year’s event will host key government executives, technologists and industry specialists. Lightower representatives will be onsite to meet and discuss Lightower all-fiber services and solutions at booth # 4.

To meet with a Lightower representative at the New York Technology Forum, please email marketing@lightower.com, or call 888-LT-FIBER. For more information on Lightower, visit www.lightower.com/network-solutions/government.

About Lightower Fiber Networks
Lightower Fiber Networks is the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, offering over 6,600 fiber route miles coupled with comprehensive transport, alternative access, and nationwide long haul services.  Lightower’s fiber footprint extends from New England, to eastern New York State, New Jersey, Long Island, and New York City.  With access to over 3,500 service locations, Lightower offers unparalleled regional density, performance, scalability, security, and reliability in the Northeast.  Lightower Fiber is headquartered in Boxborough, MA.  For more information, visit www.lightower.com or call 888-LT-FIBER.

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