Leading Metro Fiber Service Provider Builds into Sabey’s Purpose-Built Facility Via Diverse Entry Point
- Lightower uniquely offers diverse access and diverse routing for the Sabey facility
- New facility increases Lightower’s density and reach in Manhattan and the greater New York/New Jersey region
- Lightower continues aggressive expansion in New York City Metro region
BOXBOROUGH, MA — October 23, 2012 — Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, announced it has added access into the Intergate.Manhattan facility from Sabey Data Center Properties The data center is located at 375 Pearl Street in the heart of Manhattan’s financial district. Lightower offers Sabey customers a complete suite of all-fiber networking solutions, including diverse laterals and diverse routing to the new facility.
Lightower offers a complete suite of fiber networking solutions to Sabey customers, and has already turned up several customers with mission critical networking requirements. Lightower’s unique diversity at the property offers customers the highest levels of protection and reliability available with solutions up to 99.999% availability. Customers at the site will also have access to over 3,500 service locations on the Lightower Network throughout the Northeast, including hundreds of buildings in Manhattan.
“The Lightower Network offers customers more routes and more service locations than any other metro fiber provider in the Northeast,” stated Doug Dalissandro, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Lightower. “Adding this Sabey facility to our growing New York City presence solidifies Lightower’s commitment to offering the most all-fiber networking options for our customers. This world-class data center offers mission-critical services to the financial, communications, and other industries which are closely aligned with Lightower’s customers.”
“With a prime location in the heart of lower Manhattan, surrounded by the country’s dynamic financial industry, our Intergate.Manhattan facility offers direct access to national and international data routes and fiber,” confirmed John Sabey, President of Sabey Data Center Properties. “We respect Lightower’s mission and are pleased to have them as one of our preferred carrier partners.”
Intergate.Manhattan is a 32-story purpose-built building boasting one million square feet of space, power and advanced data center cooling facilities. The facility serves various industries including financial services, life sciences, telco carrier, colocation, managed hosting, and cloud services. Sabey purchased the property in mid-2011 and is completing an entirely new core infrastructure in addition to expanding connectivity options for customers.
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About Lightower Fiber Networks
Lightower Fiber Networks is the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, offering over 6,600 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, New Jersey, Long Island and New York City. With access to over 3,500 service locations, Lightower offers unparalleled regional density, performance, scalability, security and reliability in the Northeast. Lightower Fiber is headquartered in Boxborough, MA. For more information, visit www.lightower.com or call 888-LT-FIBER.
About Sabey Data Center Properties
With a portfolio of more than three million square feet of mission-critical space, Sabey Data Center Properties is one of the oldest and largest privately owned multi-tenant data center developers and operators in the world. Sabey specializes in scalable, custom-built solutions, including data center-ready shell space and fully turnkey data centers managed by Sabey’s award-winning critical environment staff. Consistently recognized for its reputation for operational excellence through its world-class data centers and sustained uptime, Sabey boasts one of the most sterling tenant rosters in the industry.