Indiana Fiber Network, LLC Brings New & Updated Data to FiberLocator
The Hoosier State Carrier Provider Publishes Statewide Footprint & Lit Buildings
NEWTON, Mass. (Nov. 14, 2014) FiberLocator, a leading fiber infrastructure and colocation data source from NEF, announced today the addition of new and updated data from Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN). Along with highlighting its growing footprint, IFN has updated existing metro fiber route maps and on-net building information in FiberLocator’s quickly-growing database of high capacity networks, lit buildings, and data centers.
Indiana Fiber Network offers fiber-based bandwidth, colocation and IP services to carriers and enterprises in Indiana with network spanning 3,500 fiber miles and 4,000 lit buildings. As a member of INDATEL, their reach goes beyond the state’s borders and reaches more than 5,000 communities across the country. In addition to transport and IP services, IFN also operates a carrier neutral data center at 701 West Henry in Indianapolis.
According to IFN Vice President of Sales and Marketing August Zehner, NEF’s FiberLocator is an invaluable telecommunication tool for developing a custom fiber network. “As an Indiana-based network service provider, IFN fiber assets can be researched quickly and efficiently by both enterprise and carrier customers with the FiberLocator database,” said Zehner.
Steve McCarthy, COO of FiberLocator parent company NEF, heralded IFN’s additions and updates by saying, “Indiana Fiber Network is a great addition to our lineup of carriers because of the concentration of its infrastructure. Part of what makes FiberLocator data unique is showcasing regional facilities-based carriers like IFN. They benefit from the increased visibility to many new potential clients in need of their services, and at the same time, clients who are geographically located outside Indiana can research and source IFN’s network and learn more about IFN as a company with the help of FiberLocator.”
The data in FiberLocator covers the U.S. and is continually refreshed to add new carrier data with updates published every week. FiberLocator is currently accepting new provider maps, lit buildings, and data centers for inclusion in the database at no charge to carriers. Learn more about how to add carrier network maps and data centers in FiberLocator, or explore the FiberLocator API. Call (877) 239-3043 today.
FiberLocator is a unique telecommunications GIS data source mapping hundreds of thousands of “lit” buildings, data centers and street-level facilities based carrier networks in the U.S. FiberLocator is available in a variety of formats including an easy-to-use online application, application programming interface (API) and even a customized platform-as-a-service model where clients can utilize the structure and data of FiberLocator. FiberLocator was created by the fiber and colocation experts at NEF, Inc., one of the nation’s top telecommunications and data center consulting and brokerage firms. FiberLocator continues to grow as one of the most trusted central repositories of telecom infrastructure data, maps and intelligence.
Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN) was formed in March of 2002. IFN’s ownership is comprised of twenty local exchange telephone companies throughout the state. IFN offers data center, Internet backbone and data transport services over state–of–the–art Ethernet, CDWM, DWDM and SONET fiber networks, with service in the state of Indiana and throughout the US via a network of national carrier partners. For more information, please visit IFN’s website at www.ifncom.net or call (317) 280-4636.