FiberLight Announces Managed Dark Fiber Network (MDFN) Solution

FiberLight, LLC, a fiber infrastructure provider with more than 20 years of construction experience building mission-critical, high-bandwidth networks, has announced that it is offering a Managed Dark Fiber Network (MDFN) solution, the company said.

This managed dark fiber network service allows enterprises to move past deployment limitations to leverage FiberLight´s expert construction, installation, network management and equipment buying power to provision dark fiber´s high levels of flexibility, security and control for as-needed network adjustments.

Currently, enterprise applications and business operations are expanding at unprecedented rates and requiring levels of dynamic capacity that cannot be achieved with lit fiber solutions alone. Sophisticated enterprises demand the ability to scale bandwidth without incurring additional fees, and need higher level network security and control.

Dark fiber averts the need to contact service providers or vendors every time service needs to be turned up or down to adjust to market demand — which adds both cost and delays — and its bandwidth is only limited by the equipment that is placed on it.

Dark fiber adds control and cost-efficacy by allowing enterprises to adjust service independent of a provider, but many do not currently have the in-house expertise or upfront capital that may be needed to buy equipment and properly run a dark fiber network.

FiberLight´s managed dark fiber network services allow enterprises to move past these limitations to empower future-proof network solutions that grow and operate at the pace of digital and business evolution. Not only does this allow resources to be reallocated on core competencies, but FiberLight´s flexible financing options ensure that clients can purchase in a way that is most beneficial to them. This includes turning a traditional one-time capital expense into a monthly fixed operational expense.

FiberLight offers more than 20 years of dedicated expertise designing, building, maintaining and monitoring large-scale, custom high-capacity fiber infrastructure in some of the country´s most rapidly growing areas. For network and data center providers, large enterprises across the US, and up-the-Stack partners who are looking to enjoy all the benefits of dark fiber — complete operational control, security and scalability — but need expert network management and more flexible financing, Managed Dark Fiber Network services from FiberLight offer the right network growth solution. Managed dark fiber ultimately improves business operations and provisions peace of mind for those looking to take their business to the next level.

FiberLight designs, builds and deploys mission-critical high bandwidth networks to ignite our client´s digital transformation. With 14,000 route miles of fiber networks and 78,000 pre-qualified near-net buildings, FiberLight operates in over 30 metropolitan areas in the US Our service portfolio includes high-capacity Ethernet and Wave Transport Services, Cloud Connect, Dedicated Internet Access, Dark Fiber and Wireless Backhaul serving domestic and international telecom companies, wireless, wireline, cable and cloud providers as well as key players across enterprise, government and education. For more information, visit