Great Connections Happen Here.™

"Our Story Is Woven From Innovation and Time-Tested Values"
Rhonda Cook
Rhonda Cook
CEO

July 28, 2010

PS Lightwave Formed

July 28, 2010

2011 Highlights

  • Began 1st construction of PS Lightwave owned fiber
  • Certified as a Hire Houston First local business by the City of Houston.
  • Major telecom contract signed to construct, provision, & support of 178 cell sites
  • Purchased Ciena optical platform to build carrier grade optical network
  • Installed 8 DWDM RAODM Core nodes
2011 Highlights

2012 Highlights

Won 1st bid with City of Houston to build managed fiber network

2012 Highlights

2013 Highlights

  • Designed & installed 10G Carrier Grade Core network
  • Connected EdgeConneX Data Center
2013 Highlights

2014 Highlights

PUC SPCOA certification   •

Certified as Woman-Owned  •
business  (WBENC)     

2014 Highlights

2015 Highlights

  • 2nd major telecom company agreement signed
  • Spring Branch ISD fiber network connectivity contract signed
  • Connected Quasar Data Center
  • 100G DWDM ring for Cy-Fair ISD
  • Named Top Workplace by Houston Chronicle for 2015
2015 Highlights

2016 Highlights

Connected CyrusOne Data Center •

Obtained GSA certification schedule  •

Purchased Construction, Inventory, & Disaster
Recovery site in  NW Houston •

Spring Branch ISD 60G ring to Primewest Data Center  •

First 100G ring in the Core (DWDM) – 100G MOTR (10x10G)  •

Net Neutrality Data Center  •

3,200 miles of fiber routes acquired through purchase  •

Developed LITE OSS for telecom project  •
management & construction

Named Top Workplace by Houston Chronicle for 2016  •

Acquisition of additional 550 miles of fiber routes  •

2016 Highlights

2017 Highlights

  • Internet provider for 51st Super Bowl at NRG
  • First Houston ISD contract signed
  • Kept NOC & Network running 24×7 during Hurricane Harvey
  • Completed Fort Bend ISD
2017 Highlights

2018 Highlights

Joined Ft. Bend Chamber of Commerce  •

Increased staff coverage to provide •
24x7x365 restoration crews      

Joined Houston West Chamber of Commerce  •

Connected TRG Data Center  •

Public Cloud Access to  •
Amazon Web Services (AWS)     

Connected Skybox Data Centers   •

Network 2.0 completed; 100G   •
core ring ready for customers      

Extends Presence at The Bunker Data Center  •

Connected Equinix Data Center  •

2018 Highlights

2019 Highlights

  • Connected Sungard Data Center
  • Named Top Workplace by Houston Chronicle for 2019

2019 Highlights

2020 Highlights

Acquisition of IP Global, including  •
purchase of data center facilities       

Acquisition of VirtualTone  •

Joined Greater Houston  Partnership  •

10-Year Anniversary  •

New core node established  •

Named Top Workplace by Houston Chronicle for 2020  •

2020 Highlights

2021 Highlights

  • Constructed Fiber WAN Network for New Caney ISD
  • Completed new data hall 2 at PS Lightwave’s LightHouse data center
2021 Highlights