Data Center

Colo Atl, Fiber Network Owners Alliance (FNA) Peering Workshop a Success

By | 2017-09-22T12:18:41+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Data Center, fiber, fiber network, Network, network operators, peering, Peering exchange, Southeast Network Access Point, Speaking Event, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Colo Atl and the Fiber Network Owners Alliance (FNA) hosted a Peering Workshop and Lunch ‘n Learn event at Colo Atl’s facility yesterday, Sept 21, and it was a huge success. With 60+ attendees, the event was a day filled with learning all about peering, its benefits, and information on peering exchanges; along with great networking [...]

New eBook Alert! Host.net Releases Cybersecurity Guide

By | 2017-09-21T16:05:31+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: colocation, Cybersecurity, Data Center, Security, Telecom, telecom news blog|

Does the recent Equifax data breach have you on edge? Host.net is here to ease your mind by helping you boost your company’s data defenses. In recent years, there have been too many cybercrime incidents to name, and the rate and intensity of incidents is unsettling. Host.net, a multinational provider of cloud, managed infrastructure and network [...]

DataSite Orlando Welcomes Hospitality Corporation as HPC Customer

By | 2017-09-20T14:32:48+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Data, data, data! It’s one of the most valuable assets that companies have these days. That’s why it’s so critical to partner with a data center provider that truly understands your power, storage, cooling and security needs and has the ability to craft a custom solution to help you meet your business goals. DataSite prides itself [...]

Wilcon Hires New Channel Chief: Rex Lehman

By | 2017-09-14T12:06:07+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: channel partners, colocation, Data Center, fiber, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

More big news from Southern California’s Wilcon! The West Coast fiber and data center solutions provider is boosting its Channel Program with a new manager — industry veteran Rex Lehman. With the title of Channel Sales Director, Rex will expand the industry-leading program, create new tools for agents/resellers and ensure that partners have viable ways to [...]

Hurricane Irma – How NJFX is Supporting Critical Global Infrastructure

By | 2017-09-12T11:47:19+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Data Center, data center tour, disaster recovery, General, global carrier, global data center, international carrier, Internet, internet traffic, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Hurricane Irma swept through the Caribbean, Florida and up through the southeast over the last few days. Thousands of homes and businesses were destroyed, communities were flooded and trees were uprooted all through the region. Its full effects are yet to be completely known. One thing that is certain is that power outages are widespread. Residences [...]

Colo Atl’s Kiser to Speak at CAPRE 2nd Annual Greater Atlanta & Southeast Data Center Summit

By | 2017-08-29T08:43:21+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Categories: Data Center|

Colo Atl Owner and Founder, Tim Kiser, will serve as panelist at CAPRE’s Second Annual Greater Atlanta & Southeast Data Center Summit on Thursday, August 24 at The American Cancer Society Center in Atlanta, GA. The full-day conference will feature 40+ speakers who will offer comprehensive analysis of the market opportunities and challenges. More than 300 [...]

Telamon Launches eBook on Data Center Trends: Learn Strategies to Drive Growth and Revenue

By | 2017-08-26T13:37:02+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Categories: Data Center|

It’s no secret that data center operators (DCOs) are well-accustomed to change and have been able to successfully adapt to the fluctuating landscape of their industry for decades. However, DCOs today are faced with a faster pace of change than anything they’ve ever seen. So, what’s a DCO to do? Telamon, a leader in creating tailored, [...]

Southern Telecom Expands Fiber Network to Colo Atl

By | 2017-08-26T13:23:35+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Categories: Data Center|

Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company has entered an agreement with Colo Atl to increase its fiber network building access. The new fiber runs to the Colo Atl Meet-Me-Area (MMA) via diverse fiber risers. Southern Telecom now has almost 1,400 dark fiber route miles in the Southeast United States. Metro networks in the [...]

DataSite Introduces NOC to Support Data Center Footprint and DataSite Atmosphere

By | 2017-08-09T16:31:50+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, General, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|

Earlier today, DataSite announced the launch of a Network Operations Center (NOC) to support its data center’s in Atlanta, Boise and Orlando. DataSite’s NOC staff, which is based in its Boise data center, will continuously monitor facility and network services across all of DatSite’s mission critical facilities. Today, all DataSite customers can leverage the NOC team [...]

FirstLight to Enhance Healthcare Operations Management for ConvenientMD

By | 2017-07-26T13:33:07+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data security, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, healthcare, Internet, IT, IT Infrastructure, Network, Network Solutions, Security, voice, VoIP, VoIP service|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are few industries implementing technology as rapidly into their operations as healthcare. FirstLight recognizes this, and has been working with top medical organizations to bring better connectivity and reliable networks. To that end, the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that ConvenientMD, an urgent care walk-in group with locations throughout New [...]

Introducing Atmosphere: DataSite’s Cloud and IT Enablement Division

By | 2017-07-18T10:32:24+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

DataSite, a wholesale data center space and network service provider that owns and operates world-class colocation facilities in Atlanta, Boise and Orlando continued the momentum it’s built over the past months with the launch of Atmosphere, earlier today. This is big news for DataSite’s customer base. Atmosphere is DataSite’s cloud and IT enablement division, which uses [...]

Look Who’s Taking Stock in Today’s Subsea Cable Space at TEX NYC June 20-21 #TEXcited

By | 2017-06-13T09:42:36+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Categories: cable, Consulting, Data Center, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, Telecom Exchange, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

DRG's Managing Partner, Elaine Stafford, will moderate the Telecom Exchange (TEX) NYC CEO Roundtable, Taking Stock: Today's Subsea Cable Space, taking place June 21, from 1:20 – 2:05 pm. Telecom Exchange, held June 20-21 at Cipriani Wall Street, is the premier industry networking event where communications and technology meet. Ms. Stafford has been leading the development, engineering, [...]

Optimized for Speed – Built for Performance! MRV Brings 200G Optical Transport Solution to the Table for DCI and Telecom Applications

By | 2017-06-06T09:00:16+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Categories: Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, MRV, MRV Communcations, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Not all optical transport solutions are created equal. MRV’s new 200G coherent digital muxponders that were added to its OptiDriver WDM optical transport portfolio today is now one of the only platforms that covers a full range of applications. Data center operators, service providers and enterprises alike can enjoy smaller access locations to large metro and [...]

Host.net Launches Free eBook on Disaster Recovery as a Service

By | 2017-06-01T13:29:29+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Categories: Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, disaster recovery, Disaster Recovery as a Service, JSA Clients, JSA TV|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Many organizations remain unprepared for a disaster that could compromise their crucial data. To help companies be ready should a catastrophic event occur, this week we published a free eBook, titled, “When Your Data Is Compromised, Are You Prepared?” that emphasizes the importance of Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) in today’s hyper-connected world. The new [...]

NJFX Launches The NJFX Market PoP & Welcomes NJEdge as its First User

By | 2017-05-31T15:04:07+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, NJFX, Point of Presence, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Technology, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center|Tags: , |

Exciting news has been brewing the last couple of weeks at the NJFX colocation campus as they prepared for the official launch of The NJFX Market PoP. NJFX, the first and only colocation campus to sit at a cable landing station and offer Tier 3, carrier neutral data center capabilities launched a virtual community portal today [...]

GTB Wholesale Service Innovation Award Spells Third Honor in 12 Months for GlobeNet!

By | 2017-05-25T10:59:03+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: awards, business awards, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, managed services, network provider, Network Solutions, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Virtualization, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

“This award reinforces the hard work that has gone into the development of our latest services. We developed our network virtualization service because our customers identified the need to enhance their networks beyond their domestic markets. To meet that demand, we developed an agile, flexible and cost-effective solution that combines network infrastructure and virtual routers to aggregate [...]