In addition to nearly limitless bandwidth, dark fiber can also provide the flexibility and control that many enterprises require. Learn more about dark fiber from fiber characteristics to dark fiber providers to dark fiber leases and IRUs and more.
Finding dark fiber maps and researching metro and long-haul routes isn’t difficult if you know where to look. There’s a simpler way for organizations to get detailed map views of the dark fiber near their points of interest.
Carriers that offer dark fiber are willing to provide a price quote – but the problem is, each carrier proposal only tells part of the story. Assess a full list of dark fiber providers and consider dark fiber options based on your requirements.
Founded in 2004 with a niche focus in dark fiber, NEF has extensive access to national, regional, and local dark fiber networks. We connect clients with the top carriers as well as the small metro fiber networks and even non-standard providers to unlock dark fiber options. Our dark fiber services encompass research, needs assessment, network planning and design, procurement and installation management. Whether you need a la carte due diligence reports, feasibility studies or consulting or you want a full-service brokerage option, your organization can benefit from a scalable, secure and cost-effective dark fiber network with the help of NEF.
NEF represents a variety of network assets for sale, lease or swap across the US, including dark fiber, inner-duct and conduit systems. We specialize in matching interested buyers with network owners.Learn More
Recent data collected in FiberLocator uncovers hot spots for fiber and lit building demand. The heat map sheds light (literally) on the address locations of fiber and lit building searches over a 30-day period. As more enterprises consider utilizing fiber resources to increase network speed and reliability, identifying the highest concentrations for demand is an invaluable resource for companies . . .Read More