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Press Release -- April 8th, 2010
Source: Lightower Fiber Networks
Tags: Ethernet, Exchange, Expansion, Low Latency, Metro Fiber, Wavelength

Lightower to Sponsor FIA Trading IT & Clearing IT 2010 April 12-13

Lightower Offers Ultra Low Latency Solutions to Regional Financial Facilities

BOXBOROUGH, MA – Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading metro fiber network and bandwidth service provider serving the Northeast United States, will be sponsoring the Futures Industry Association (FIA) 2010 Trading IT and Clearing IT conferences in New York City from April 12th – 13th at the New York Marriott Downtown.

Lightower offers the financial services community a complete suite of high bandwidth, low latency networking solutions for connecting between office locations, exchanges, liquidity centers, and other critical interconnection facilities in the region.

Lightower recently announced several network expansions which will extend their all-fiber network in Northern New Jersey, Westchester County New York, Southern Connecticut, and Southern New Hampshire.

Lightower’s dense regional network also means businesses can connect to other critical regional data centers and interconnection facilities including 60 Hudson Street, 32 Avenue of the Americas, 111 8th Avenue, 755 Secaucus Road, 165 Halsey Street, 300 JFK Boulevard East, 100 Delawanna Avenue, 111 Pavonia Avenue, and 1400 Federal Boulevard.  Customers can choose from Lightower’s complete suite of networking solutions including dark fiber, Ethernet, wavelengths, SONET, and collocation services.

This year, these two conferences are co-locating to maximize attendance and exposure.  The 2010 Trading IT takes an in-depth look at the high-frequency trading community and the demand for low latency while Clearing 2010 is for operations and information technology professionals from FCMs, brokerage firms, banks, exchanges and money management firms.

Visit the Lightower web site ( to set up a meeting with a Lightower representative and find out how Lightower can become your network for reliability.

About Lightower Fiber Networks

Lightower Fiber Networks is a leading fiber network and broadband service provider in the Northeast, offering over 4,500 fiber route miles coupled with comprehensive transport and alternative access services. Lightower Fiber’s geographic footprint extends from New England, to eastern New York State, New York City, northern New Jersey Long Island and Manhattan. With over 1,750 on-net buildings, Lightower uniquely offers unparalleled regional density, performance, and reliability in the Northeast.  Lightower Fiber is headquartered in Boxborough, MA.  For more information, visit or call 888-LT-FIBER.

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