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How We're Wired

Simply put, we connect companies to each other and the world. Through the largest and most extensive network of fiber optics this part of the country has ever seen, we make it easier than ever for you to work faster and smarter. We’re opening the future for businesses in the southern United States.


5,971 route miles of fiber optic cable don’t lay themselves. That’s where we come in. But digging trenches and climbing telephone poles is only the beginning of what we do. See for yourself.Request Info

  • Private Line

    • High-capacity, private transport between customer locations
    • Ethernet, wavelength and TDM services
    • Dedicated point-to-point and point-to-multipoint solutions
    • Connect LANs across town, across the region or across the country
    • Highly reliable and scalable services
    • Ability to reach a high percentage of businesses in the southern United States
    • Customized solutions utilizing both fiber optic and licensed microwave technologies
  • Dark

    • Control, flexibility and scalability for customers with the resources to light and maintain their own networks
    • Expansive metro and SuperMetro® rings with high-count fiber in large and underserved markets
    • Willingness to construct custom networks based on customer requirements
  • Dedicated
    Internet Access

    • Connect your business to ultra high-bandwidth Dedicated Internet Access
    • Sourced from multiple Tier 1 providers with diverse International Internet peering points
    • Available in increments of 1 Mbps to 10 Gbps
    • Managed services to complement customer resources
    • Full duplex offering for both upstream and downstream traffic
  • Data Center

    • Space and power available in hardened facilities managed by Southern Light
    • High-bandwidth connections to the Internet or private networks
    • Available DC or AC power
    • 24/7/365 secure access to equipment
    • Monitored network connections and highly secured facilities
  • Wireless

    • Existing Neutral Host ODAS solutions in challenging coverage areas
    • Design, build and maintain Distributed Antenna Solutions (DAS) and other small cell solutions for outdoor and indoor environments
    • Point-to-point licensed microwave backhaul solutions for hard-to-reach locations
    • Radio Frequency (RF) analysis and engineering services
  • Managed

    • Networking expertise available on recurring or ad hoc basis
    • Managed firewall and router services
    • Network consulting for WAN and LAN environments
Route Miles of Fiber
We have a lot of reach. 5971 route miles of it, in fact. But those aren’t the only numbers that make Southern Light right for the south United States.