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Press Release -- March 30th, 2011
Source: Lightower Fiber Networks
Tags: Ethernet, Exchange, Low Latency, Metro Fiber, Wavelength

Lightower to Exhibit at the 2011 High Performance Computing for Wall Street Show, April 4th

Leading fiber network provider offers low-latency routes for the financial services community in the most robust telecom market in the world

BOXBOROUGH, MA — March 30, 2011 — Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading metro fiber network and bandwidth service provider, will be among the featured exhibitors at the 8th Annual 2011 High Performance Computing for Wall Street Show on Monday, April 4 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.  Visitors will have the opportunity to meet Lightower representatives at booth #420 in order to hear more about the company’s expanding fiber network in the Northeast and its complete suite of all-fiber networking and broadband solutions that are perfectly suited to meet the needs of Wall Street.

Lightower offers the financial services community a complete suite of high bandwidth, low latency, and ultra low latency networking solutions for connecting between office locations, financial exchanges, liquidity centers, and other critical interconnection facilities in the New York City and New Jersey region.  Lightower services include Ethernet, wavelengths, dark fiber, dedicated Internet access, SONET, and collocation.

“Lightower is exhibiting at the 2011 High Performance Computing conference as it provides us with an excellent opportunity to engage and educate IT decision makers and financial professionals about the Lightower services that are specifically designed to meet the networking needs of the financial industry,” said Dave Fagan, VP of Marketing, Lightower.  “Lightower offers some of the best low-latency and ultra-low-latency solutions between financial exchanges and data centers in the New York area.”

The 8th Annual 2011 High Performance Computing for Wall Street Show and Conference will assemble 800 IT directors from Wall Street and the financial markets. The conference will feature Low Latency and Virtualization as two strategies to increase speed and increase full operations performance of HPC systems.  Wall Street is looking to increase speed, reduce latency, reduce costs and create profit centers for Wall Street’s arbitrage trading and super high speed transaction programs.  This year’s event supports that need with High Performance Computing, Low Latency, Linux, Virtualization, Cloud Computing, Grid, Cluster, Blade, Ultra High Speed Networking, Data Center Solutions and other technologies.

To meet with a Lightower representative at The High Performance Computing Event, stop by booth #420, email, visit, or call (888) LT-FIBER.

About Lightower Fiber Networks

Lightower Fiber Networks is a leading fiber network and broadband service provider in the Northeast, offering over 5,800 fiber route miles coupled with comprehensive transport, alternative access, and nationwide long haul services. Lightower’s fiber footprint extends from New England, to eastern New York State, northern New Jersey, Long Island, and New York City. With access to over 2,300 buildings, Lightower offers unparalleled regional density, performance, scalability, security, 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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