OnLight Aurora – Aurora’s Fiber Network
OnLight Aurora provides access to a robust metro Ethernet network. This fiber optic based, redundant and self-healing network began as support for Aurora’s municipal needs and continues to grow as it adds area schools, medical centers, social service agencies, businesses and arts & entertainment. OnLight Aurora helps organizations connect with Aurora’s valuable fourth utility.
Key facts about Aurora’s fiber network:
- Over 60 miles of fiber
- Two connection methods – direct fiber and wireless point-to-point
- Wide Area Network of three redundant self healing rings
- Currently running at a 10 Gigabyte connection
This network offers substantial advantages to Aurora businesses. Users find the availability of a data center on the network provide considerable financial and security advantages. Furthermore, the network has two-way audio visual conferencing capabilities. With fiber, businesses are able to reduce technology costs while increasing technology capabilities.