Lightower to Exhibit at FIA’s Futures and Options Expo in Chicago, November 2 – 4, Booth #219

Lightower provides unparalleled fiber density and facilities access in the New York Metro region

BOXBOROUGH, MA – Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading metro fiber network and bandwidth service provider serving the Northeast, will be exhibiting at the Futures Industry Association (FIA) 2010 Futures and Options Expo to be held in Chicago on November 2 – 3 at the Hilton Chicago.

Lightower offers the financial services community a complete suite of high bandwidth, low latency, and ultra low latency networking solutions for connecting between office locations, financial exchanges, liquidity centers, and other critical interconnection facilities in the region. Customers can choose from Lightower’s expanded portfolio of service offerings including dark fiber, Ethernet, wavelengths, SONET, Internet access, and collocation services.

Through the recently announced acquisitions of Veroxity Technology Partners and Lexent Metro Connect, the Lightower network now boasts coverage of over 5,500 fiber route miles and provides service to over 2,100 commercial buildings including connectivity to regional data centers and interconnection facilities in and between New York City and Boston.

Lightower’s dense network in the New York metro area includes connectivity between key financial interconnectivity centers including:

  • 755 Secaucus Road, Secaucus, NJ
  • 165 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ
  • 111 Pavonia Avenue, Jersey City, NJ
  • 1400 Federal Boulevard, Carteret, NJ
  • 300 Kennedy Boulevard East, Weehawken, NJ
  • 100 Delawanna Street, Clifton, NJ
  • 1919 Park Avenue, Weehawken, NJ
  • 410 Commerce Blvd, Carlstadt, NJ
  • 777 Central Boulevard, Carlstadt, NJ
  • 545 Washington Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ
  • 275 Hartz Way, Secaucus, NJ
  • 1 Evertrust Plaza, Jersey City, NJ
  • 60 Hudson Street, New York City, NY
  • 111 8th Avenue, New York City, NY
  • 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY

The Futures Industry Association’s (FIA) 26th Annual Futures and Options Expo will showcase products, services and information for market professionals and participants and will also feature a variety of sessions that allow participants to discuss industry trends, hear expert views on key issues, improve trading skills and learn about new products, systems and practices.

Visit Lightower at FIA in Booth #219.  To learn more about Lightower, or to speak with a sales representative, visit our web site (www.lightower.com) or call 888-LT-FIBER (888-583-4237).

About Lightower Fiber Networks

Lightower Fiber Networks is a leading fiber network and broadband service provider in the Northeast, offering over 5,500 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 over 2,100 on-net 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.