Lightower opens new data center in Philadelphia

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of all-fiber, high-performance networking solutions delivered over its own network, has broadened its data center infrastructure footprint with a new 30,000 square foot colocation facility located at 1309 Noble Street in Philadelphia, the company said.

This new site will be available starting at the end of March 2017. This secure and highly reliable facility complements Lightower´s existing 50,000 square feet of colocation space in the adjacent facility at 401 North Broad Street.

With the launch of the new data center, Lightower will also offer expanded colocation services for customers at both the 1309 Noble Street and 401 North Broad Street locations.

Lightower offers colocation services at 12 locations across 8 states including Connecticut, Illinois, Massachusetts, Ohio, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island. Lightower´s all-fiber network connects over 22,000 service locations across 17 states, including 275+ data centers, 500+ telco hotels and central offices, and 40+ financial exchanges.