Lightower to Acquire Veroxity

Expands fiber network footprint to better serve growing demand for high-bandwidth connectivity in Boston metro market

May 25, 2010

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BOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading metro fiber network and bandwidth service provider based in Boxborough, MA., announced today that it is acquiring Veroxity Technology Partners, a leading provider of fiber based data and Internet connectivity solutions headquartered in Westford, MA.

With the acquisition of Veroxity, Lightower expands its fiber footprint and customer base in the high-demand Boston metro market, increases its network facilities throughout New England and New York City, and adds a national long haul network connecting major cities across the U.S. The Veroxity network will add over 2,000 network route miles to Lightower’s current 4,500 network route miles and will also increase Lightower’s fiber connectivity into major data centers and key commercial buildings throughout the region.

“Over the past two years, Lightower has experienced phenomenal demand for its networking solutions throughout the Northeast and especially in the greater Boston area. Combining these two great companies, their networks, and their expert staffs enhances Lightower’s leadership position in the region,” said Lightower CEO Rob Shanahan.

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