Data Center Connectivity

The Connected Data Center Starts with Lightower

An Agile, Diverse Network is Waiting for You

No matter what business you’re in, there’s nothing more important to an organization than its data—and seamless, reliable access to that data is a strategic priority. As a result, data centers have become the hub of today’s communications infrastructure. Enterprises rely on data center connectivity for their hosted applications, storage, business continuity/disaster recovery and cloud services. Carriers rely on data centers as critical exchange points in the network.

And There is One Thing That Links All Of This Together—The Network

Data centers and the cloud services that run out of them don’t work without network connectivity. Lightower Fiber Networks specializes in building and operating high-performance, massively scalable data center network services with fiber optic connections that link data centers to your organization, your customers and the rest of the world—ensuring that scale, diversity and elasticity are built into the network.

Welcome to Lightower Fiber Networks

Lightower has emerged as the premier fiber-based provider of data center connectivity because it offers a diverse range of purpose-built network options including wavelength services, Ethernet business services and Dark Fiber.

Trust the Smarter Choice

Lightower is connected to 130 data centers and 40+ critical financial exchanges across the Northeastern United States and Chicago. Deep fiber assets for data center connectivity can be found in major data center hubs such as New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro, the Chicago Metro, and Ashburn, VA.

The Next Great Data Center Hub has Arrived

Lightower Fiber Networks has built a 288 count fiber ring around Ashburn, Virginia, a critical data center hub for cloud connectivity services, content delivery, carrier hotels and back-up and recovery and the third largest content distribution hub in the world. This new Virginia fiber network can diversely connect enterprises to NY, Chicago, Boston, London and Toronto. No other fiber network service provider delivers the diversity, latency and scale that Lightower can. The proof lies in the details:

Lightower’s Transcom Route from Virginia to NYC

Lightower’s Transcom route from New York City to Ashburn, VA is entirely diverse from the I-95 corridor—Lightower is the only telecom company utilizing this route.


Two Options for Customers

Lightower also has fiber along the I-95 right-of-way. With two separate fiber paths between DC and New York, Lightower Fiber Networks provides customers the reliability of protect fiber paths, with both working and protect paths having low latency characteristics.

Ashburn / Northern VA Network

Ashburn / Northern VA Network

There are 13 Lightower On Net Buildings in the Ashburn / Northern VA Network.

Data Center 21635 Red Rum Dr
Ashburn VA
Data Center 21715 Filigree Ct
Ashburn VA
Data Center 43791 Devin Shafron Dr
Ashburn VA
Data Center 43915 Devin Shafron Dr
Ashburn VA
Data Center 44461 Chilum Pl
Ashburn VA
Data Center 44480 Hastings Dr
Ashburn VA
Data Center 44521 Hastings Dr
Ashburn VA
Data Center 12100 Sunrise Valley Dr
Reston VA
Data Center 1780 Business Center Dr
Reston VA
Data Center 7990 Science Application Dr
Vienna VA
Data Center 1275 K St
Washington DC
Data Center 1000 Adams Ave
Norristown PA
Data Center 401 N Broad St
Philadelphia PA

Data Center Connectivity in New England

Lightower’s dense fiber network throughout New England and in Boston, MA can connect the regions’ Health Care, Financial Services, and Higher Education organizations to a host of data centers throughout the region. Multiple high-capacity routes provide diversity and scale for back-up and recovery, cloud services, and other apps important to this market.

And with additional high-performance connectivity to Ashburn, VA, Chicago, New Jersey, and New York you can be assured that you can connect your enterprise to other critical content and data center hubs in Lightower’s footprint.

Boston / New England Network

Boston / New England Network

There are 35 Lightower On Net Buildings in the Boston / New England Network.

Data Center 15 Shattuck Rd
Andover MA
Data Center 400 Minuteman Rd
Andover MA
Data Center 55 Middlesex Tpke
Bedford MA
Data Center 300 Concord Rd 1st Floor
Billerica MA
Data Center 1 Summer St 4th Floor
Boston MA
Data Center 21-27 Burlington Ave 1st Floor
Boston MA
Data Center 1 Summer St
Boston MA
Data Center 109 Brookline Ave
Boston MA
Data Center 300 Bent St
Cambridge MA
Data Center 500 Rutherford Ave
Charlestown MA
Data Center 1 Sundial Ave
Manchester NH
Data Center 250 Locke Dr 1st Floor
Marlborough MA
Data Center 313 Boston Post Rd
Marlborough MA
Data Center 34 St. Martin Dr
Marlborough MA
Data Center 1755 Old Meadow Rd
McLean VA
Data Center 1 Cabot Road
Medford MA
Data Center 128 1st Ave
Needham MA
Data Center 1155 Westminster St 1st Floor
Providence RI
Data Center 235 Promenade St 1st Floor
Providence RI
Data Center 70 Innerbelt Rd 1st Floor
Somerville MA
Data Center 50 Innerbelt Rd
Somerville MA
Data Center 70 Innerbelt Rd
Somerville MA
Data Center 200 Quannapowitt Pkwy
Wakefield MA
Data Center 115 2nd Ave
Waltham MA
Data Center 265 Winter St
Waltham MA
Data Center 305 Winter St
Waltham MA
Data Center 580 Winter St
Waltham MA
Data Center 74 West St
Waltham MA
Data Center 474 Main St 1st Floor
Worcester MA
Data Center 1201 Seven Locks Rd
Rockville MD
Data Center 150 Kettletown Rd 1st Floor
Southbury CT
Data Center 10 Riverbend Dr
Stamford CT
Data Center 21 Harbor Vw
Stamford CT
Data Center 80 Merritt Blvd
Trumbull CT
Data Center 108 Bank St
Waterbury CT

Connecting Critical Data Centers in Chicago, Aurora and Elk Grove, IL

Lightower Fiber Networks’ new fiber ring connecting Chicago with Elk Grove and Aurora, IL is as diverse as it is unique. This ring is connected to or extremely close to almost all major Chicago data centers so that Lightower Fiber Networks can diversely connect enterprise customers to critical resources across Lightower’s footprint though our Illinois fiber network.

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Lowest Latency

Lightower Fiber Networks has the lowest latency fiber network between Chicago and Aurora, providing best-in-class access to the region’s critical financial exchanges.


Diverse Routes Out of Elk Grove Data Centers

Lightower Fiber Networks delivers fiber to Elk Grove with diverse paths back to Chicago. As a result, Lightower can deliver the reliability and availability top financial organizations and large enterprises demand for their disaster recovery and application requirements.

There are 12 Lightower On Net Buildings in the Chicago Metro Network.

Data Center 2905 Diehl Rd
Aurora IL
Data Center 111 N Canal St
Chicago IL
Data Center 141 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago IL
Data Center 335 S La Salle St
Chicago IL
Data Center 350 E Cermak Rd
Chicago IL
Data Center 400 S La Salle St
Chicago IL
Data Center 427 S Lasalle St
Chicago IL
Data Center 600 S Federal St
Chicago IL
Data Center 701 S La Salle St
Chicago IL
Data Center 1905 Lunt Ave
Elk Grove Village IL
Data Center 2200 Busse Rd
Elk Grove Village IL
Data Center 2425 Busse Rd
Elk Grove Village IL

High-Performance Connectivity Between Data Centers and Exchanges

Lightower specializes in delivering low-latency connectivity to data centers, complementing the company’s pedigree in building low-latency financial services networks. Today, Lightower’s fiber network carries trillions of dollars in trades every single day—making Lightower the leading telecom provider for the global financial industry.

Customers in the New York/New Jersey metro area can utilize our network for best-in-class performance and access to data centers for business continuity, disaster recovery and cloud services applications. Unique attributes include:

Unique and Diverse Connectivity in the NY Metro

  • Our diverse post 9/11 conduit system is unique from any other provider in the NY/NJ metro.
  • Sixteen river crossings deliver extensive diversity options for customers.
  • We offer a unique NYC by-pass option.
  • The Xtreme Ultra-Low Latency Network ensures maximum network performance between critical New York and New Jersey exchanges and data centers.
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NY/NJ Metro Network

NY/NJ Metro Network

There are 66 Lightower On Net Buildings in the NY/NJ Metro Network.

Data Center 882 3rd Ave 8th Floor
Brooklyn NY
Data Center 882 3rd Ave 9th Floor
Brooklyn NY
Data Center 882 3rd Ave 1st Floor
Brooklyn NY
Data Center 410 Commerce Blvd
Carlstadt NJ
Data Center 777 Central Blvd
Carlstadt NJ
Data Center 1400 Federal Blvd
Carteret NJ
Data Center 1 Readers Digest Rd 1st Floor
Chappaqua NY
Data Center 100 Delawanna Ave 3rd Floor
Clifton NJ
Data Center 100 Delawanna Ave 1st Floor
Clifton NJ
Data Center 47 Mall Dr 1st Floor
Commack NY
Data Center 501 Franklin Ave 2nd Floor
Garden City NY
Data Center 3500 Sunrise Hwy
Great River NY
Data Center 11 Skyline Dr
Hawthorne NY
Data Center 140 Hoffman Ln 1st Floor
Islandia NY
Data Center 545 Washington Blvd 6th Floor
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 545 Washington Blvd 7th Floor
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 545 Washington Blvd 14th Floor
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 545 Washington Blvd 14th Floor
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 101 Hudson St
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 34 Exchange Pl
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 545 Washington Blvd
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 95 Christopher Columbus Dr
Jersey City NJ
Data Center 23-10 43rd Ave
Long Island City NY
Data Center 1111 Marcus Ave 1st Floor
New Hyde Park NY
Data Center 100 William St
New York NY
Data Center 111 8th Ave
New York NY
Data Center 25 Broadway
New York NY
Data Center 32 Avenue Of The Americas
New York NY
Data Center 60 Hudson St
New York NY
Data Center 65 Broadway
New York NY
Data Center 75 Broad St
New York NY
Data Center 811 10th Ave
New York NY
Data Center 85 10th Ave
New York NY
Data Center 165 Halsey St
Newark NJ
Data Center 5851 West Side Ave 1st Floor
North Bergen NJ
Data Center 5851 West Side Ave 2nd Floor
North Bergen NJ
Data Center 5851 W Side Ave
North Bergen NJ
Data Center 492 River Rd 1st Floor
Nutley NJ
Data Center 3 Corporate Pl 2nd Floor
Piscataway NJ
Data Center 3 Corporate Pl 1st Floor
Piscataway NJ
Data Center 101 Possumtown Rd
Piscataway NJ
Data Center 365 S Randolphville Rd
Piscataway NJ
Data Center 2455 South Rd 1st Floor
Poughkeepsie NY
Data Center 2455 South Rd 1st Floor
Poughkeepsie NY
Data Center 2455 South Rd 1st Floor
Poughkeepsie NY
Data Center 2455 South Rd 1st Floor
Poughkeepsie NY
Data Center 120 W Passaic St
Rochelle Park NJ
Data Center 275 Hartz Way
Secaucus NJ
Data Center 755 Secaucus Rd
Secaucus NJ
Data Center 21 Bennetts Rd Setauket NY
Data Center 125 Belmont Dr
Somerset NJ
Data Center 800 Cottontail Ln
Somerset NJ
Data Center 7 Teleport Dr
Staten Island NY
Data Center 299 Long Meadow Rd 1st Floor
Sterling Forest NY
Data Center 300 Long Meadow Rd 1st Floor
Sterling Forest NY
Data Center 50 Madison Rd
Totowa NJ
Data Center 155 Myers Corners Rd
Wappingers Falls NY
Data Center 300 Boulevard 1st Floor
Weehawken NJ
Data Center 300 Boulevard 2nd Floor
Weehawken NJ
Data Center 300 Boulevard 3rd Floor
Weehawken NJ
Data Center 1919 Park Ave
Weehawken NJ
Data Center 300 JFK Blvd E
Weehawken NJ
Data Center 1025 Old Country Rd
Westbury NY
Data Center 360 Hamilton Ave
White Plains NY
Data Center 1000 Woodbury Rd
Woodbury NY
Data Center 1565 Front St
Yorktown NY