Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, doing business as ComNet, has been formed by George Lichtblau. ComNet will focus on providing connectivity and communications network solutions to the security, intelligent transportation and factory automation/industrial control markets. George Lichtblau, has been a recognized success in the Fiber Optic field having founded the former International Fiber Systems in 1986 before being acquired by GE in 2003. ComNet began operations on June 1st.

The product line will consist of fiber optic video, data and audio transmission products as well as a broad Ethernet product line, for use in CCTV, Access Control, Traffic Signalization, Incident Detection and WMS/CMS control.

The COMNET team is made up of proven performers from the communications and networking products industry, with a goal of providing competence and service to customers.

“One of the key reasons for the success of IFS was our decision to be a true resource for the customers who chose to partner with us” stated Lichtblau. “That was a successful philosophy and one that we plan to improve on at ComNet” Lichtblau continued. Many of the most significant and appreciated benefits of partnering with ComNet are the high levels of pre- and post-sale technical support; design center services and customer care available to every ComNet customer.

ComNet is located in Danbury, CT in a state of the art manufacturing and production facility housing the key functions of engineering, production, customer care, marketing and more. This allows for quick response to customer needs further enhancing the customer experience.

For more information, please contact Skip Haight at 203.796.5340; or e-mail ComNet at You may also find ComNet on the World Wide Web at Electronic files of this release and photos of ComNet products are available by contacting the ComNet Marketing Department via e-mail at .