Lightower Discusses High-Performance, Fiber-Based Networking Solutions at MASSbuys Expo 2014

BOXBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwired - Apr 28, 2014) - Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announces its participation at the upcoming MASSbuys Expo 2014 to be held in Worcester, MA, on May 1, 2014. MASSbuys is the largest business-to-government trade show in Massachusetts. Designed exclusively for Commonwealth Statewide Contractors and public purchasing and procurement officials, this event provides the one-of-a-kind opportunity to network with both public procurement officials and the supplier community. This event offers vendors on Statewide contracts the opportunity to showcase their products and services to Commonwealth decision-makers.

Lightower offers government entities 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 7,500 service locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Chicago, with connectivity to London and Toronto.

With lit services up to 100G throughout its footprint, Lightower also offers dark fiber and colocation services. Lightower's solutions include Managed Private Optical Networks, Ultra Low Latency Solutions, 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 commercial buildings, carrier hotels, data centers and interconnection facilities across Lightower's dense network.

In higher education, Lightower offers services in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts under ITT46 Network Services. Under this contract, awarded by the Commonwealth in conjunction with the Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium, Lightower can provide Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC) members and state purchasing agents throughout New England with an array of solutions, including dark fiber, SONET, Private Line, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line, Internet Access and Colocation.

With more than 20,000 route miles of network, Lightower serves enterprise, government, carrier and data center customers. For more information, visit or call 1.888.LT.FIBER. To meet with Lightower at MASSbuys Expo 2014, please email or visit Booth #1508.

Contact Information:

Jaymie Scotto & Associates
+1.866.695.3629 x19