Lightower to Showcase Video Transport Solutions at Content & Communications World (CCW)

Metro fiber service provider to exhibit at expo and discuss latest innovations for media, entertainment and communications technology in New York City, October 12-13

BOXBOROUGH, MA — October 3, 2011 — Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, will exhibit at the Content and Communications World (CCW) conference and expo on October 12-13, 2011 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.  During the event, visitors will be able to meet Lightower representatives at booth #1316 to discuss the company’s Video Transport and networking solutions, which have been developed to move uncompressed or compressed video over a custom-designed, all-fiber network.

Lightower’s world-class Video Transport Solutions feature high-bandwidth, low-latency transport of uncompressed or compressed video over the ultra-reliable, all-fiber Lightower Network.  The solutions can be custom configured to support ASI, SD-SDI, HD-SDI, and 3G-SDI video formats with options for additional video management features and Ethernet networking.  Customers can also take advantage of Lightower’s existing network access into video distribution centers, data centers, telco hotels, and other critical interconnection facilities.

“CCW provides Lightower with a fantastic opportunity to show the market our leading-edge video transport solutions.  We have been working with video transport customers for years and have developed industry leading solutions to meet their transport and reliability needs,” said Doug Dalissandro, EVP of Sales, Lightower.  “With our all-fiber network, we can offer media customers low latency, high bandwidth video transport all throughout the Northeast at any of our service locations, and with up to 99.999% reliability.”

CCW provides Lightower with the opportunity to connect with content owners and distributors and leaders in media and broadcasting, cinematography, universities, enterprises, and government and military technology, among others.  All of these groups can benefit from Lightower’s Video Transport Solutions, backed by industry-leading Service Level Agreements (SLAs) ensuring up to 99.999 percent reliability and managed by Lightower’s network operations center, 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

Content & Communications World (CCW) is the fall’s premier conference and exhibition for media, entertainment and communications technology.  CCW features business solutions for content creation, management and delivery, along with a range of satellite, fiber, and IP communications solutions.  Attendees enjoy end-user panels, meet leading vendors and explore the strategies, tactics and technologies leading the way in this rapidly changing market. CCW features HD World, SATCON and the 3D World Conference & Expo.

To meet with a Lightower representative at CCW, stop by booth #1316, 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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