Robert Jacobs, Data Center Manager
Robert Jacobs joined PS LIGHTWAVE as Network Architect Director in 2014 and moved to the role of Director of Project Engineering in 2017. Prior to joining LIGHTWAVE, Robert worked at Phonoscope Enterprise Group as Network Director since 1998. With a background in communications, deep knowledge of networking and hands-on experience, he brings a fresh approach to the evolving world of telecommunications and broadband services.
As Director of Project Engineering, Robert has a clear vision of innovative ways to grow PS LIGHTWAVE and our services. Involved with all aspects of our Metro Fiber and Data network upgrades, Robert applies his unique insight when keeping up with today’s ever-changing demands and growth. He oversees network design and provisioning for new large network upgrades.
Robert is a member of The North American Network Operators Group (NANOG), American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN), and InfraGard, a partnership with the FBI for cyber protection. An avid cyclist, he is also a member of the Northwest Cycling Club (of Houston), he’s a USA Cycling race member and Robert annually participates in numerous volunteer activities and charity cycling events, including the MS 150 from Houston to Austin.