SP Spotlight: Optimum Lightpath to buy 4Connections

Service Provider Spotlight: Optimum Lightpath

Vitals: The Cablevision unit's roots are in the cable TV firm's effort to serve business customers off of its own fiber facilities, an effort that began 20 years ago and last year saw the 2,500th business building connected to the Optimum Lightpath Network. The Jericho, NY-based company has rapidly become a key player in Ethernet services, and has won several industry awards.

Why the spotlight is shining now: Optimum Lightpath just agreed to acquire New Jersey broadband service provider 4Connections.

For more:
- read the Optimum Lightpath press release