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Press Release -- June 29th, 2015
Source: Lightower Fiber Networks, net-access
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Net Access Teams with Lightower to Deliver Carrier-Class Connectivity to Its Parsippany II Data Center

Customers gain access to Lightower's networking solutions and service locations

CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Access, a leading provider of hybrid data center solutions, today announced that Lightower Fiber Networks, a premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services, has completed a build into their Parsippany II data center.  Net Access's colocation, cloud and managed services customers located in that facility now have access to Lightower's complete suite of all-fiber networking services and over 8,500 commercial service locations. Lightower's customer base gains direct access to the Net Access platform of FLEX services.

The 120,000 square foot Net Access Parsippany II data center is located 30 miles outside of Manhattan, and features high-density colocation capabilities, diverse and redundant  2(N+1) electrical systems, innovative heat chimney cooling with three factor biometric security and 24x7 on-site support.  The facility offers a 100% uptime SLA with a variety of space options, from private suites and cages to cabinets, and is fully compliant, meeting PCI DSS 3.0, SOC, SSAE and HIPAA requirements.

Lightower provides state-of-the-art networking solutions, including dark fiber, Ethernet and wavelengths to 100G, Internet access, video transport, and private networking. Their unique and diverse all-fiber network is comprised of than 20,000 route miles and is engineered for big bandwidth, performance, and reliability.

"Fast, high performance network services are the backbone of today's data centers," said Raul Martynek, CEO of Net Access. "We are seeing increasing demand from our customers for high bandwidth data center connectivity to support their colocation, cloud and managed service solutions, and bringing Lightower on-net at our Parsippany II center gives them even more options."

"Combining the Lightower Network with Net Access' Parsippany II data center offers customers a powerful and reliable data center networking option in the critical New York/New Jersey market," stated Doug Turtz,  SVP of Sales at Lightower, "Their next-generation facility offers mission-critical services to industry verticals which are closely aligned with Lightower's customer base. We look forward to continuing to grow our partnership with Net Access."

"The speed, diversity and resiliency of the Lightower network is a perfect match for our hybrid colocation and cloud services," statedScott Palsgrove, Net Access VP of Direct Sales. "We recently expanded the capacity of Parsippany II by 2,000 cabinets, so the timing of this build is ideal for both companies."

ABOUT NET ACCESS: For enterprises and organizations who depend on the 24x7x365 availability of their vital IT infrastructure, Net Access provides a single-source for the highest-quality, most innovative and reliable technology services and solutions. Unlike traditional enterprise technology vendors, we are inherently curious and passionate about constantly identifying, proving and delivering better ways to help clients manage their evolving technology needs. Learn more about our company history, our people and just what makes us different… and better by visiting www.nac.net .

ABOUT LIGHTOWER:  Lightower Fiber Networks is the premier, all-fiber provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance. Serving enterprise, government, carrier and data center customers, our comprehensive suite of fiber-based solutions is delivered across a robust, dense and highly-reliable network. The company offers over 20,000 route miles of network, providing access to over 8,500 service locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic andChicago Metro with connectivity to critical international landing sites. Lightower Fiber Networks is headquartered in Boxborough, MA.For more information, please visit www.lightower.com or call 1.888.LT.FIBER

MEDIA CONTACT:
Gene Rogers
Vice President, Marketing
Net Access
grogers@corp.nac.net
(973)590-5149

SOURCE Net Access

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