Video Transport

World Class Video Transport

Lightower’s Video Transport Service reliably moves your uncompressed or compressed video at blazingly fast speeds over our all-fiber network. Offering the perfect combination of performance and value, Lightower Video Transport connects the video content your customers want with the quality they demand.

Lightower delivers leading-edge, standards-based technologies for transporting your ASI, SD-SDI, HD-SDI, and 3G-SDI video formats. Optional Ethernet connectivity, delivered from the same network equipment, enables additional flexibility. What’s more, Lightower’s Video Transport Service forms the backbone of our Ultimate Media Platform, which offers unique connectivity to stadiums and arenas, media venues, video distribution hubs, and broadcast centers throughout the Northeast.

Lightower offers the following as part of our Video Transport Service:

Video Transport: Dedicated networking of ASI, SD-SDI, HD-SDI, and 3G-SDI video formats

  • Compressed or uncompressed
  • Fully dedicated transport
  • Optional parallel Ethernet connectivity
  • State-of-the-Art technology, all-fiber networking

Managed Video Transport: Video Transport service with enhanced video management features

  • Fully-managed transport
  • 24/7 Monitoring from redundant Network Operations Centers (NOC)

Industry Leading Enhanced Services: Designed to complement Lightower Video Transport

  • Available Fault alarm forwarding
  • Available In-service port monitoring
  • Integrated Ethernet Services
  • Available JPEG 2000 support

End-to-End Fiber-based Video Transport: Lightower engineers can custom design a solution that meets your video transport requirements. Our extensive network access into video distribution hubs, data centers, and venues means that we can take your video wherever it needs to go.

Benefits of Lightower Video Transport Services

Customizable Configurations on Our All-Fiber Network

Built on the foundation of our all-fiber network, Lightower’s Video Transport Service is designed with your future networking needs in mind with virtually unlimited capacity, unmatched network density and rock-solid reliability. This service is backed by industry-leading Service Level Agreements (SLAs) ensuring up to 99.999% uptime, and are managed 24/7/365 from our state-of-the-art Network Operations Centers.

Lightower’s Video Transport Services provide your business with the following host of benefits:

  • Carrier-grade reliability
  • Physical layer security
  • Customized configurations
  • Lower operational costs
  • Lower capital costs
  • Advanced management functionality

World Class Video Transport

  • Custom-designed, dedicated, all-fiber networking
  • Video formats supported: ASI, SD-SDI, HD-SDI, 3G-SDI, and others
  • Up to 99.999% availability with a matching SLA
  • Optional, integrated Ethernet networking
  • Advanced management functionality
SoluTION Description Features
Video Transport Dedicated networking of ASI, SD-SDI, HD-SDI, and 3G-SDI video formats
  • Compressed or uncompressed
  • Fully dedicated, physical layer
  • All-fiber solution
Enhanced Video Transport Video Transport service with enhanced video management features
  • Fault alarm forwarding
  • Test pattern generation
  • In-service port monitoring
Video Transport Productivity Suite Video Transport or Enhanced Video Transport plus dedicated Ethernet services
  • Comprehensive solution
  • Integrated Ethernet service for networking & IP access
  • All physical layer security


Customer Quote

"Lightower Fiber Networks has worked as a true partner with us for over five years. We are always confident that we will be able to provide our members with superior service whenever we work with Lightower. They have a great team and always provide excellent project management."

Executive Director