Meet your future bandwidth demands and deliver quick payback while keeping costs under control with a dedicated bandwidth investment.
Stay ahead of bandwidth demands
Lumen℠ Dark Fiber solutions give you all the benefits of network ownership without having to construct the network yourself. Leverage our deep network experience to manage the connectivity needs of your growing business.
Get one managed network provider for both your local and global needs.
Lower costs and higher productivity
Minimize hardware expenses and staffing needs when you leverage our team help keep your data and network secure.
Grow your business
Collaborate with our experts to evolve your network and take your business where it needs to go while meeting bandwidth demands.
Features and Specs
Expansive North America metro and intercity fiber route miles connecting major cities
Separate, dedicated NOC for Managed Dedicated Fiber customers
Guaranteed uptime with complete prescriptive control over scheduled maintenance
Fast turnaround on logical moves, upgrades and new meshing
Complete control over scalability, capacity and network
management, technology evolution and reliability as well as network uptime
Detailed, street-level dark fiber designs by our team of expert planners to specify the routing and optical characteristics to the most demanding requirements
Managed Optical Fiber Network (MOFN), a service add-on that provides you with a customized turnkey network solution for network ownership and control
Outside plant construction
Network architecture, design and engineering
Equipment selection and acquisition
Network deployment and implementation
Network monitoring and management
Field tech services
Extensive network reach, capacity and diversity
Running line colocation and power
Network connectivity options
World-class operations and maintenance
Dedicated fiber: Dark fiber, sold by IRU or lease to the organization
Dedicated equipment: Hardware of your choice, purchased directly from the vendor, a VAR or Lumen
Management by Lumen: Professional services including consulting and implementation, monitoring and field services