Lightower Fiber to Join Network Innovation Leaders at Comptel PLUS Expo in Orlando, October 2-5

Leading metro fiber provider to share latest advances for its growing Northeast network and its full suite of connectivity solutions during high-profile industry event

BOXBOROUGH, MA — September 29, 2011 — Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading metro fiber network and bandwidth service provider, will be attending the Comptel PLUS Fall 2011 Convention & Expo on October 2-5, 2011, at the Gaylord Palms Hotel & Convention Center in Orlando, FL.  Lightower representatives will be on hand to talk about the company’s expanding fiber network and to showcase its best-in-class suite of fiber networking services

“Lightower is pleased to be returning to Comptel PLUS again this year, where we can reconnect with customers and prospects who share our commitment to cutting-edge, all-fiber networking solutions,” said Doug Dalissandro, EVP of Sales, Lightower.  “We look forward to sharing updates on new products, our continuing network expansions, and to connect with enterprises in our core markets of finance, government, academia, health care, and other enterprises.”

Lightower’s high bandwidth, low latency, and ultra-low latency solutions include Ethernet, wavelengths, dark fiber, dedicated Internet access, video transport, SONET, and collocation.  Lightower provides fast, secure, and expertly managed networking services to Fortune 500 companies, telecommunications carriers, wireless carriers, financial services firms, health care organizations, schools, universities, and other enterprises.

Comptel PLUS is produced by COMPTEL, the leading industry association representing competitive communications service providers and their supplier partners.  COMPTEL members are entrepreneurial companies driving technological innovation and creating economic growth through competitive voice, video, and data offerings and the development and deployment of next-generation, IP-based networks and services.

To meet with a Lightower representative during Comptel PLUS, please email info@lightower.com, visit www.lightower.com, or call (888) LT-FIBER.

About Lightower Fiber Networks

Lightower Fiber Networks is a leading fiber network and broadband service provider in the Northeast, offering over 6,200 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, northern New Jersey, Long Island, and New York City.  With access to over 2,700 buildings, 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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