Ultimate Media Platform

Interconnecting Venues and Broadcast Centers Across the Northeast

Delivering rich, flawless content from stadiums and media/entertainment venues to living rooms around the world drives the leading edge technology behind Lightower’s Ultimate Media Platform (UMP). Sending high-quality video from venues to key interconnection facilities—where broadcasters and distributors are able to connect to the feeds they need—can deliver a significant return on investment while boosting ratings and strengthening brand perception. Lightower’s Ultimate Media Platform for fiber-based transport of HD video connects premier venues throughout the Northeast to a best-in-class service platform.

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Availability and Scalability

The Ultimate Media Platform offers virtually unlimited bandwidth with up to 99.999% availability to meet almost any need, meaning that even the most demanding applications will perform at peak value when using the Lightower platform. Moreover, Lightower is available to tailor the solution that works best for you, providing options ranging from dedicated to event-based Platform connectivity.

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Interconnection Built with You in Mind

The Lightower footprint allows you to interconnect to the feed you are looking for from a vast selection of over 275+ data centers, plus an additional 500+ telco hotels and central offices strategically located throughout the Northeast. Lightower’s Ultimate Media Platform currently connects broadcasters and media distributors to major sports/entertainment venues that host some of the biggest events on the planet.

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Delivering Diverse Content

Lightower’s fiber-based Ultimate Media Platform for video transport services connects over 35 venues, broadcast centers, and video distribution facilities to our best-in-class network. The venues connected to our Ultimate Media Platform play host to a diversity of high-demand content including some of the most popular sports teams in the world as well as concerts and other large-scale events.

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Built on a High-Performance Network

Lightower network solutions are built specifically for high capacity communication services (from 50 Mbps to 100 Gbps) throughout the Northeast, as well as in the Mid-Atlantic, Chicago, and international landing points. The network powering the Ultimate Media Platform relies on is owned and operated solely by us, meaning that we can ensure up to 99.999% availability for all of your critical applications and needs.

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Uncompromising Service

We understand that when it comes to delivering your content to the right people at the right time, performance is absolutely critical. For over 20 years, we have gone the extra mile to provide unmatched customer experiences and satisfaction, and have been awarded for our efforts by industry leaders including ATLANTIC-ACM, Infoworld 100, and Capacity Media.

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Ultimate Media Platform: Maps

Lightower’s networks are built specifically for high capacity communication services (from 50 Mbps to 100 Gbps) throughout the Northeast, as well as in the Mid-Atlantic, Chicago, and international landing points. The network our UMP solution relies on is owned and operated solely by us, meaning that we can ensure 99.999% availability for all of your critical applications and needs.

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