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. Learn More


6,058 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
  • 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

    • Dedicated, not shared, and provides a consistent experience regardless of time of day or number of users on the network
    • Sourced from multiple Tier 1 providers with diverse International Internet peering points
    • Available in increments of 25 Mbps to 10 Gbps
    • Direct access to content providers
    • Not limited by distance or affected by weather (as are copper and wireless delivery)
    • More secure because access is not shared with other users (as are cable modem and wireless solutions)
    • Optical IP Backbone is equipment- and path-protected for failsafe reliability
  • Data Center

    • Newly Constructed Colocation Facility
    • 24 x 7 x 365 Access to Cabinets & Equipment
    • 24 x 7 x 365 Security & Monitoring
    • Redundant Primary & Backup Power Infrastructure
    • Conditioned Space with Optimal Humidity & Temperature Controls
    • Dual Fiber Entrances on Southern Light’s Central Business Ring
    • Diverse Internet / Ethernet Transit Option
  • 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. 6,058 route miles of it, in fact. But those aren’t the only numbers that make Southern Light right for the south United States.