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PS LIGHTWAVE, a leading telecommunications service provider headquartered in Houston, Texas, owns one of the nation’s largest private fiber-optic Metropolitan Area Networks (MANs). The facilities-based fiber-optic network spans approximately 5,500 route miles, features over 1,600 on-net locations and delivers managed Gigabit Ethernet business services, Internet Access, Dark Fiber, Voice over IP (VoIP), and services to carriers, enterprise, cities, municipalities and educational institutions throughout the Greater Houston Metropolitan area including Harris, Galveston, Brazoria, Chambers, Waller, Montgomery, Wharton, Liberty, and Fort Bend counties. 

PS LIGHTWAVE’s switched Layer 2 infrastructure is backed by 24/7/365 Network Operations Center (NOC) support and connects 100+ fault-tolerant multi-gigabit Ethernet rings for added redundancy, security, high availability and low latency. 

At PS LIGHTWAVE, Great Connections Happen Here™

Our corporate brochure, The Wave, provides a brief overview of PS LIGHTWAVE services while highlighting the organization’s experience, facilities-based network, and support structure.

PS LIGHTWAVE’s Fact Sheet is a snapshot view of the company, key executives, geographic topology, services and significant dates in our history.

Did you know PS LIGHTWAVE now owns and operates a data center in Houston? It’s called the LIGHTHOUSE. Learn more about our data center on this flyer.

With a quick glance, find out why LIGHTHOUSE Data Center is the place to store all of your valuable information, files, servers, and more.

Did you know PS LIGHTWAVE is connected to 80% of Houston’s leading data center and colocation facilities? This brochure provides network features while highlighting our company’s interconnection points throughout Greater Houston.

PS LIGHTWAVE’s all-fiber, facilities-based network is known for its speed, simplicity and fast access for carrier customers who need a last mile connection or backhaul capabilities in the Greater Houston metro area.

As an Internet Service Provider, PS LIGHTWAVE provides multiple IP addresses to its Internet customers. Today, there are 4.3 billion IPv4 addresses available on the Internet but there are few available for purchase. This brief whitepaper explores the evolution of IPv6 in the wake of The Internet of Things (IoT).

PS LIGHTWAVE provides Ethernet circuits and Private Network solutions, Internet, VoIP and Dark Fiber in Houston, Texas and surrounding cities over its private, approximately 5,500-route mile Metropolitan Area Network headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Infographics

Point-to-Point Ethernet

Point-to-point Ethernet networks involve data transmissions between a single transmitter and a single receiver. Point-to-point communications can be both wired or wireless.

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Our Proven Process

Our telecommunications customers place trust in our people and services, and in turn, we nurture this trust by applying our company values to our interactions and relationships with customers under this model.

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The Cost of Cyber Attacks

An infograph with information and statistics concerning cyber attacks.

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Bit or Byte?

Do you know the difference between Gigabit and Gigabyte? Take a look at this infograph to clear things up.

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What Affects the Quality of my Business Internet?

Remote work is here to stay. As of the end of 2022, it’s reported that 25% of professional jobs in North America are fully remote.

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95th Percentile Rule

PS LIGHTWAVE uses the 95th percentile rule to bill for bandwidth that exceeds our customers’ committed rate. This calculation is primarily used to avoid penalizing customers for the occasional burst of bandwidth.

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Point-to-Mulitpoint Ethernet

Point-to-multipoint Ethernet networks involve data transmissions between one sender and multiple receivers. Point-to-multipoint communications can be either wired or wireless.

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Case Studies

PS Lightwave Helps a National Ethernet Provider’s Customers Secure Termination Services in Houston and Maintain Competitive Pricing

eBooks

How to Optimize Your Hybrid Workforce With Business Internet Services in Houston

White Papers

Why Choose PS Lightwave for Your Houston Data Center Solution

How PS Lightwave Can Help Oil, Gas, and Energy Companies Establish a Houston Data Center