CEO Ray LaChance to Discuss Deployment of Dark Fiber Networks and Backhaul Challenges and Opportunities
New York, NY – May 16, 2017 – ZenFi, New York’s carrier-neutral fronthaul fiber provider, announces today that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Ray LaChance, will speak at the Wireless Infrastructure Show, taking place May 22-25, 2017 at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, FL. During the event, Mr. LaChance will also be available to meet with attendees to discuss how ZenFi, an event sponsor, enables enhanced connectivity with innovative wireless networking solutions.
On Tuesday, May 23 at 10:00 a.m. in room Gatlin A2, Mr. LaChance will join industry experts from Zayo, Newby Ventures, Adtell and MVP Capital on the panel, “Dark Fiber: The Light to Reducing the Digital Divide.” During this session, moderated by Iain Gillot, President of iGR, panelists will discuss the current state of the wireless broadband market within communities across the U.S., exploring new opportunities for network providers and industry stakeholders to reduce the Digital Divide and expand mobile broadband services nationwide.
In addition, on Wednesday, May 24 at 2:30 p.m. in room Gatlin A1, Mr. LaChance will participate on a second panel titled, “Backhaul: The Ultimate Key to Networks that Work,” alongside industry executives from VERTICOM, Uniti Fiber and Siklu. Sponsored by ZenFi and moderated by Mr. Gillot, this session will explore how backhaul plays a critical role in enabling mobile networks as panelists discuss the benefits and drawbacks associated with various types of backhaul solutions including lit and dark fiber, microwave and Ethernet.
“Advancements to broadband services and backhaul network configuration are key drivers of the evolving wireless industry, as they are providing the infrastructure and technology necessary for effective growth and expansion,” explains Mr. LaChance. “I’m looking forward to joining my colleagues at the Wireless Infrastructure Show to further discuss these emerging trends and challenges, as well as the technologies and solutions enabling the future of wireless connectivity.”
ZenFi owns and operates a carrier-neutral dark fiber network specializing in fronthaul, backhaul and wavelength connectivity to enable the Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G capability. With 400-plus route miles of fiber in New York City, ZenFi infrastructure underlies and empowers connectivity in the mobile world.
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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