SOURCE: Hudson Fiber Network

Hudson Fiber Network

June 18, 2013 08:00 ET

Media Alert: HFN Leads SDN Transformation on Major Financial Routes

PARAMUS, NJ--(Marketwired - Jun 18, 2013) - Hudson Fiber Network (HFN), the leading U.S.-based transport and IP services provider specializing in delivering network solutions to the financial community, today announced it is one of the first providers to deploy software-defined networking (SDN) on major routes supporting the financial industry.

Leveraging Vello Systems' cutting-edge solution architecture, HFN has customized its large-scale SDN implementation to serve the needs of financial clients across New York and Chicago metro area PoPs. With an SDN-enabled network, HFN has maximum flexibility to turn up new services on demand, while lowering latency, network component costs and its overall footprint.

"SDN is in its early stages, but is set to have far-reaching impacts for first adopters," said Keith Muller, CEO of HFN. "SDN is redefining the speed and agility with which network demands can be addressed. We are seeing a huge spike in demand from financial clients eager to realize the cost and operational benefits of this technology."

Keith Muller will be attending SIFMA and will be available to discuss how SDN is impacting the financial industry. To schedule an interview with Muller, please contact Kevin Flagg at 212.725.1900 or For more information on SDN, please contact Brett Diamond at

About Hudson Fiber Network (HFN)
Hudson Fiber Network (HFN) is the premier data transport provider, offering flexible networking solutions for financial, content, carrier and enterprise clients. The HFN suite of purpose-built solutions helps clients increase network efficiency and lower overall networking expenditures. Services include Gigabit Ethernet, optical wave solutions and IP connectivity (10MN through 100 Gig), and are delivered in and between key U.S. and global metropolitan markets, via HFN's fully owned and operated fiber network. HFN was established in 2002 and is headquartered in Paramus, New Jersey.

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