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HFN Deploys Smart Grid Solution at 55 Hudson Yards


  • Delivers Lit and dark fiber services for Data and IP services ranging from 10MB to 100GB
  • Expands Smart Grid model deployment to additional Hudson Yards buildings

Hudson Fiber Network (HFN), the premier data transport provider offering high-bandwidth, low-latency fiber networking solutions for financial, content, carrier and enterprise customers, announced today that has completed its Smart Grid built at 55 Hudson Yards. HFN is now delivering lit or dark fiber services for IP/Data, spanning 10MB to 100GB connectivity through the building.

“Being part of such a paramount project in the Hudson Yards has been a privilege. HFN has applied the best of its purpose-built network expertise to power this emblematic building. Our connectivity solutions must be designed to respond to the most demanding technology-driven tenants, not just in New York City, but across the world,” comments Brett Diamond, CEO of Hudson Fiber Network.

Catering to the complex connectivity requirements, HFN delivers the latest in fiber access to guarantee the best communications services available to modern commercial tenants. With HFN’s deployment of turnkey solutions for customized fiber network solutions, 55 Hudson Yards is able to offer the latest in connectivity and technology throughout the building, with purpose-built fiber design, scalability and availability for upgrade at every touch point of the tenant experience.

“After deploying at 55 Hudson Yards, we will continue to expand the HFN network throughout the entire New West Side project. The innovation advancements at Hudson Yards are revolutionary across all technologies, from onsite power, continual monitoring of environmental conditions, heat control and ventilation system powered by train tracks below, to smart soil and irrigation. Being part of this ecosystem with our Smart Grid model is proof that we deliver the best in connectivity for our industry,” adds Keith Muller, COO of Hudson Fiber Network.

Open in 2017, 55 Hudson Yards is the third commercial tower of the New West Side project. A 33-story rental building on 30th Street between Tenth and Eleventh avenues, at 780 feet and 1.3 million square feet, it will be home to MarketAxess, Milbank and Boies, Schiller & Flexner, LLP. 55 Hudson Yards is part of the largest private real estate development in the history of the United States.


Hudson Fiber Network (HFN) is a premier data transport provider, offering flexible networking solutions to help increase network efficiency and lower overall networking expenditures for financial, content, carrier and enterprise clients. HFN fully owns and operates the HFN Northeast Network connecting over 90 locations of the busiest traffic hubs in New York and New Jersey and onto its national WAN spanning the top 16 markets in the U.S. The HFN suite of purpose-built solutions enables clients with increased network efficiency and lower overall networking expenditures.

Services include Gigabit Ethernet, optical wave solutions and IP connectivity (10 MB through 100 Gig), and are delivered in and between key U.S. and global metropolitan markets. Headquartered in Paramus, New Jersey, HFN was established in 2002, and under acquisition agreement by Extenet Systems in 2018.

For more information, please visit www.hudsonfiber.com or contact 1-888-HFN-4573.

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