Lightower to Participate at COMPTEL PLUS Convention and Expo 2012

Customized All-Fiber Networking Solutions Empower Wholesale Marketplace


BOXBOROUGH, MA — October 3, 2012 — Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, will participate in the COMPTEL PLUS Convention & Expo 2012 to be held October 7-10 in Dallas, Texas. Lightower offers carriers and enterprises a complete suite of end-to-end fiber networking and access solutions.  The Lightower Network offers geographically diverse and unique network routes providing direct access to over 3,500 service locations throughout the Northeast, a distinguishing advantage over other carriers.

Lightower offers customers lit services up to 100G throughout its footprint in addition to dark fiber and colocation services.  Lightower’s solutions include Managed Private Optical Networks, Ultra Low Latency Solution, Ethernet E-NNI, 40G and 100G Ethernet and wavelengths, wireless backhaul, dark fiber, video transport, and carrier-class colocation. High capacity solutions can be custom designed to meet specific requirements, including access into enterprise buildings, carrier hotels, data centers and interconnection facilities across Lightower’s dense network.

“As a strong partner for the wholesale marketplace, Lightower offers partners a comprehensive suite of service and access offerings to enable them to augment their network and/or serve additional customers and locations,” said Herb Boynton, Vice President of Sales for Lightower. “Our wholesale offerings afford service providers additional network reach, speed to market, and an overall competitive advantage.”

Comptel Plus 2012 includes special telecommunications sessions specifically focused on the discussion of technology, business and regulatory issues. Its interactive format is designed for telecom decision makers, vendors, peers and thought-leaders to gain up-to-the-minute information on telecom trends and regulatory polices that impact companies of all sizes.

To meet with a Lightower representative at Comptel Plus 2012, please email or call 888-LT-FIBER.

For more information on Lightower, please visit

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 or call 888-LT-FIBER.

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