LightEdge to Acquire Connectria 

LightEdge, a leading provider of secure cloud and colocation for nearly three decades, announced its acquisition of Connectria yesterday. This deal adds six data center locations to LightEdge’s existing footprint of 12 highly interconnected facilities across eight U.S. markets. Connectria, a provider of multi-cloud infrastructure and managed hosting solutions serving mission-critical workloads for more than […]

LightEdge Appoints New Chief Marketing Officer

This week, LightEdge announced the addition of Matt Biegacki as Chief Marketing Officer. With over 15 years of experience leading marketing and commercial teams within the tech industry, Matt’s addition to the LightEdge team will be instrumental in securing new customer acquisitions, demand generation, and brand development. “LightEdge is a nearly 30-year-old company that has […]

1623 Farnam Deploys Three New Generators, Adding 3MW of Power.

BIG NEWS out of Omaha to kick-off 2024 from 1623 Farnam! 2023 was an exciting year for 1623 with the completion of its generator deployment project that began in June 2022.  1623 Farnam has been hard at work expanding within its high-value hyperscale peering ecosystem. This latest capacity expansion includes three generators in noise-canceling enclosures, […]

1623 Farnam Unveils Their New Partners in Peering Video Podcast Series

The 1623 Farnam team unveiled their new Partners in Peering video podcast. Throughout this series the team  will showcase the depth of value peering delivers, real insights from IX users,  and trends, tips, news and insights from present and future connectivity.   The latest edition of the 1623 Farnam Partners in Peering Podcast with Greg Elliott […]

LightEdge Launches Enterprise Cloud Offering for Hybrid & Multi-Cloud Deployments

There’s a new cloud in town!  LightEdge recently announced the launch of its most powerful cloud offering to date, LightEdge Cloud. This new product will combine the scalability and efficiency of the public cloud but with enhanced security typically associated with the private cloud. LightEdge Cloud is also backed by a 100% uptime guarantee and […]

T5 Data Centers Acquires 36 MW Data Center in Key Chicago Submarket

T5 Data Centers (T5), the telecommunications industry’s only full lifecycle data center partner, has acquired a third data center facility with 36 megawatts (MW) of IT capacity available to lease in Chicago, a Tier One data center market. In a world where data is the lifeblood of businesses, the strategic location of data centers has […]

OmahaIX Launches Complete Guide To Peering Page

OmahaIX, the premier Midwest Internet Exchange, has launched a new web page outlining everything you need to know about peering.  The Complete Guide to Peering page features a wealth of information about peering, how it works, why it’s needed, the benefits it provides, why it’s cost-effective, how to choose a peering location and more. This […]

1623 Farnam Welcomes Vyve Broadband to Connectivity Ecosystem

1623 Farnam’s growth continues with the announcement that the company and Vyve Broadband, a Multiple-System Operator (MSO) providing residential and commercial data, voice, and video service to rural communities, have collaborated to ensure close connections to customers in the Midwest and enriched connectivity options for 1623 Farnam tenants.  “We are always growing our ecosystem to […]