Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Marketplace Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook

NEESCom Completes Boston to Albany Fiber Optic Route

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 3 -- NEES Communications Inc., a National Grid company, has completed the final leg of its Boston to Albany fiber route. According to the company the completely diverse fiber route provides an unprecedented opportunity for redundancy and network protection between the two cities.

The completion of the project expands the NEESCom fiber optic network to more than 200,000 fiber miles in four northeast states, connecting major metropolitan areas and assisting competitive telecommunications carriers to establish facilities-based networks throughout the region.

The facilities, commonly referred to as "regen" sites, provide the space necessary for competitive service providers to house the equipment necessary to run their networks. The new regen sites along NEESCom's Boston to Albany route will enable telecommunications carriers to connect cities such as Albany, New York and Providence, Rhode Island to Springfield, Worcester and Boston, Massachusetts without leaving the NEESCom dark fiber optic network.
Oct 2001
Communicationsfiber opticsNews & Features

back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2020 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, [email protected]

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.