Hudson Fiber Network (HFN) has confirmed its agreement one of the country's leading Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), to deploy Smart Grid connectivity across eight of their prime buildings in Jersey City, Hoboken, and Paramus.

The buildings will connect to the HFN smart-grid platform, allowing for mileage insensitive cross-connect pricing with access to hundreds of commercial buildings and colocation facilities. Specific advantages for the REIT’s tenants include:

  • Full access to local/national WAN and datacenter footprint
  • Smart grid protection via fully meshed redundant network
  • Lowest latency connection to critical financial datacentres hubs
  • Underground fiber network with lit 100G, dark and passive services available
  • Tenants’ ability to buy dark fiber to-from New York City

The locations include:

  • 101 Hudson Street, Jersey City, NJ
  • 111 River Street, Hoboken, NJ
  • 185 Hudson Street, Jersey City, NJ
  • 34 Exchange Place, Jersey City, NJ (Harborside Plaza 1)
  • 140 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ
  • 15 E Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ
  • 461 From Rd, Paramus, NJ
  • 650 From Rd, Paramus, NJ

“Technology and network solutions powering today's tech-focused enterprises are growing at an exponential rate,” comments Jeff Robator, vice president of operations, HFN. “Accessing the latest in fiber network via our Smart Grid technology supports all tenants’ data requirements whether public IP, private network, low-latency, SDN or direct connect cloud services. HFN purpose-builds any bandwidth scenario to optimize today and future proof tomorrow. The builds extend our presence into our client’s offices, enabling tenants to outperform through networks and eliminating their barriers for growth.”

Catering to the evolving needs of modern tenants, the client partnered with HFN to provide state-of-the-art facilities and access to the best connectivity and communications services available. Deploying turnkey solutions for customized fiber network solutions, they are now able to offer a significant connectivity advantage across all properties and upgrade every touchpoint of the tenant experience.