Ray La Chance to Discuss the Penetration of Wireless and Broadband Connectivity Throughout New York City on Tuesday, May 24
New York, NY – May 16, 2016 – ZenFi, New York’s carrier-neutral fronthaul fiber provider, announces today that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Ray La Chance, will participate in a panel session during the Wireless Infrastructure Show taking place May 23-26 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas.
On Tuesday, May 24 at 1:30 PM, Mr. La Chance will join representatives from the New York State Wireless Association, New York City Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, and Edge Communications on a panel titled “City of New York Case Study,” which will examine the penetration of wireless and broadband connectivity throughout the city. The most densely populated municipality in the United States and a global hub for commerce, finance, media, technology, education and entertainment, New York has become a major focus of many private and government initiatives designed to develop ubiquitous connectivity throughout the metropolitan area. Panelists will explore the unique political and technical challenges associated with the deployment of a wireless broadband network in New York City as well as its potential to become a model for the rest of the nation.
“ZenFi is committed to enhancing wireless connectivity and the Internet of Things throughout New York City with a unique network strategy that delivers unprecedented bandwidth,” explains Mr. La Chance. “We are now expanding the utilization of the ZenFi network infrastructure to enable fiber to virtually every street corner in New York across all five boroughs. With many wireless and broadband initiatives currently underway, this is an exciting time for the industry and I am honored to be a part of the conversation at the Wireless Infrastructure Show as we push toward a more connected city.”
The ZenFi Network is custom-built to support densification and increase the accessibility and affordability of bandwidth at the edge. Offering a metro Access Network with a core carrier Express Network, ZenFi delivers a highly flexible, customizable and scalable fiber solution that enhances the wireless carrier network and enables the Internet of Things (IoT).
The Wireless Infrastructure Show is the premier national event for mobile network solutions, attracting nearly 3,000 thought leaders and industry innovators from across the wireless ecosystem. Produced by PCIA, the Wireless Infrastructure Association, this market-defining conference features over 35 lectures, panels, roundtables and special events in addition to a showcase hall with more than 100 individual exhibitors.
# # #
ZenFi owns and operates a carrier-neutral dark fiber network specializing in fronthaul, backhaul and wavelength connectivity to enable the Internet of Things (IoT). Its New York City purpose-built network is the infrastructure that underlies and enables connectivity in today’s mobile world. For more information, please visit: www.ZenFi.com.
iMiller Public Relations for ZenFi