Lumos Networks joins Wireless Infrastructure Association

Lumos Networks Corp. (Nasdaq: LMOS), a fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, has joined the Wireless Infrastructure Association (“WIA”), the company said.

The Wireless Infrastructure Association represents the companies that make up the wireless infrastructure ecosystem in the United States. Members include wireless carriers, infrastructure providers, and professional services firms that collectively own and operate more than 135,000 telecommunications facilities around the globe. Through public affairs and advocacy efforts — on the local, state and federal level — WIA works to support the widespread deployment of the wireless infrastructure in order to deliver broadband access to all citizens and communities.

Lumos Networks is a fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region serving Carrier, Enterprise and Data Center customers, offering end-to-end connectivity in 26 markets in Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio and Kentucky. With a fiber network of 10,983 fiber route miles and 515,362 total fiber strand miles, Lumos Networks connects 1,307 unique Fiber to the Cell sites, 1,672 total FTTC connections, 2,171 on-net buildings and approximately 3,500 total on-net locations. The company also connects 43 total data centers, including five data centers acquired from DC74, two acquired from Clarity Communications and seven company owned co-location facilities. In 2016, Lumos Networks generated over USD 123 million in Data revenue over our fiber network.