Alpharetta, GA – FiberLight, LLC, a metro fiber network provider, today announced Host.net, one of South Florida’s leading technology companies, has signed an agreement for an extensive fiber network built by FiberLight. The 10G network from Miami to West Palm Beach will connect major data centers, commercial buildings and carrier POPs to the Host.net facility in Boca Raton . This all-optical pathway supports high bandwidth connections with the lowest possible latency, and “zero jitter”, allowing users to achieve maximum Quality of Service (QoS).
“Our metro fiber architecture guarantees zero jitter by design. It’s not just an SLA promise, it’s a fact” said Mike Miller, President and CEO, “Because there are no active electronics between the end points, there is no congestion, and the only delay is the speed of light.”
Host.net, a leading provider of colocation, network transport and transit services helps companies communicate effectively, improve operating efficiencies and reduce costs through the utilization of Internet and network-based data and voice applications. They serve highly technical companies with multiple locations and an appreciation of a robust and highly available network. The metro fiber connections provided by FiberLight will enhance Host.net’s reach within South Florida allowing them to continue to grow and deliver enhanced services. “We are very pleased with the relationship between Host.net and FiberLight. We look forward to continuing our business relationship and enhancing our infrastructure to offer customers additional redundancy by adding this layer of high quality optical connectivity.” said Jeffrey Davis, Co-Founder and CEO of Host.net.
Founded in 1996, Host.net is a national communications and information services company, headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida . The company operates a large diverse national fiber-optic based Internet, MPLS and layer 2 backbone, delivered to its customers utilizing a vast number of last-mile options. The company also operates over 16,000 square feet of enterprise-class colocation space in South Florida and provides other vital network services including Disaster Recovery office space, Managed VoIP, and Managed Network Security. Host.net was recognized as #251 on the 2007 Inc. 500 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies in the . To learn more about Host.net, please log on to www.host.net.
About FiberLight, LLC
FiberLight, LLC is an Atlanta-based company with fourteen years of experience in creating networks for some of the most demanding customers in the Telecommunications industry. Since its inception in 1993 as American Communications Services Inc. (ACSI), they have installed over 400,000 duct and fiber miles with over 5,300 access points, as well as hundreds of laterals off their backbone. As a leading provider of network infrastructure solutions and strategic network design services, FiberLight designs, constructs and maintains an extensive Fiber Optic Infrastructure for a diverse customer base including local and long distance telecommunications carriers, Internet Service Providers, municipalities, utilities, Fortune 500 companies, school systems, local, city, and Federal Government entities. FiberLight fully owns a robust dark fiber network throughout eight primary metro markets – Atlanta, GA; Baltimore, MD; Dallas/Ft.Worth, TX; Houston, TX; San Antonio, TX; Tampa, FL; South Florida; and Washington, DC .