Karissa Campbell

About Karissa Campbell

Karissa has more than 17 years of broad experience in the communications industry, and first joined JSA in 2009. Adapting quickly to JSA and the overall telecom industry as a whole, Karissa rapidly advanced to her current role of today: Vice President, Marketing & Account Strategy. She is responsible for overseeing the marketing initiatives for JSA and leading accounts with overall strategy and project management; media and analyst outreach; press release and article writing; social media; blogging; and more.

Another Award Trophy for the LightRiver Team

By |2019-05-16T13:21:39-04:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: awards, LightRiver, Network, network automation, telecom awards, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

LightRiver is Runner-Up Winner in ‘Innovations in Assurance’ Category for Pipeline’s 2019 Innovation Awards Continuing its banner year of award wins and recognition, LightRiver has received the Runner-Up Award in the ‘Innovations in Assurance’ category for its netFLEX® Optical Assurance Automation solution in the Pipeline Innovation Awards. Andrew Palmer, Lead Engineer, was onsite in Nice, France [...]

Colo Atl Selected by CallTower for Having ‘Best Colocation Service’ in Atlanta

By |2019-05-16T12:52:59-04:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, colocation, customer win, Data Center, Telecom, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, unified communications|Tags: , , , , , |

CallTower, a global leader in delivering cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications and collaboration solutions, has selected Colo Atl for colocation and interconnection services, as announced at Telecom Exchange (TEX) NYC yesterday morning. Delivering the world’s most advanced unified communications solutions and collaboration services, CallTower sought to expand within the Atlanta region, ultimately selecting Colo Atl as its [...]

New TrendSpotting Episode Highlights the iMason Global Member Summit 2019

By |2019-05-13T14:37:15-04:00May 13th, 2019|Categories: c-level, Community Service, Events, jsa blog, JSA TV, tech, tech event, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, TrendSpotting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Check out JSA’s fifth episode of TrendSpotting, highlighting the iMasons Global Member Summit in Silicon Valley JSA is excited to introduce the next episode in our series, TrendSpotting, where we highlight what’s on the minds of top decision makers at key industry events around the globe.  Our Founder and CEO, Jaymie Scotto Cutaia recently moderated the [...]

QTS Richmond NAP and InterGlobix Partner for Today’s Inaugural NAP Summit

By |2019-05-07T13:21:42-04:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: Facebook, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Network, network growth, network operators, Speaking Panel, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

InterGlobix led the Subsea Panel with leaders from Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius sharing their comments on technology and how they achieved the fastest latency of any subsea cable ever deployed.   QTS Realty Trust, together with QTS Richmond NAP, the industry’s first and only Network Access Point (NAP) in the central region of the US Seaboard, [...]

LightRiver Releases “netFLEX Circle of Life” Video in New Demo-Jam Series

By |2019-05-03T14:15:23-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Network, network automation, network growth, network operators, Network Solutions, SDN, Software Defined Networking, telecom video, Video, Video On Demand|Tags: , , |

The netFLEX® platform is, and has always been, a multi-vendor optical transport domain network controller. Learn more by watching (and listening to!) the new LightRiver Demo-Jam, the "netFLEX Circle of Life" If you enjoyed LightRiver's first netFLEX Demo-Jam on the netFLEX Circuit Analysis Tool, you're in for a treat as you check out the second in [...]

Award Wins Continue for LightRiver – Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Provides by CRN®

By |2019-04-12T18:14:01-04:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: awards, Factory Built Network, IT, Network Solutions, Optical Networking, tech, Tech Awards, technology award, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

CRN's Tech Elite 250 List Recognizes Highest Achieving  Solution Providers in Vendor Certifications Congratulations are yet again in store for the amazing  LightRiver, the premier optical network integration solution provider for next generation, multi-vendor, Factory Built Networks® and netFLEX®, Transport Domain Orchestration Software solutions. CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named LightRiver to its [...]

Interactive Video Innovator VERB to Ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell this Friday

By |2019-04-10T10:52:15-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: tech, technology startup, technology trends, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Talk About Inspiring Action!   VERB is Ringing the Nasdaq Opening Bell this Friday April 12, and Bringing a Few Lucky Winners to the Stage with Them VERB Technology Company, Inc. (VERB), a leader in business-focused interactive video, the pioneer of Augmented Sales Intelligence software, and esteemed partner of JSA (and in full disclosure, our CEOs are [...]

It’s Official – American Tower Acquires Colo Atl

By |2019-04-08T14:12:55-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, business partnership, carrier, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, data center news, interconnection, meet me room, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Interconnection Facility Operator Colo Atl Announces Acquisition by American Tower Corporation Colo Atl, formerly a JT Communications Company, is officially now an American Tower Company! A leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection solutions, Colo Atl was recently acquired by American Tower Corporation, one of the largest global REITs and a leading independent owner, [...]

Next Up for JSA Virtual CEO Roundtable Series: “Blockchain & AI: The Next Gen Battleground for Cybersecurity”

By |2019-04-04T14:21:23-04:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: AI, Blockchain, CEO Roundtable, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom news blog, telecom video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Latest Webcast to Take Place Live on April 12, and Welcomes Executives from Dapps Inc., IMC/Bank of Telecom, Mind Commerce and OpenCryptoTrust The next installment of JSA’s 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtable series is coming up soon! Webcast live, next Friday, Apr. 12 at 11:30 AM ET will be “Blockchain & AI: The Next Gen Battleground for [...]

Hylan Awarded Contract for DataGryd’s MegaSuite 6 Project

By |2019-03-26T11:41:00-04:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: construction, Data Center, data center construction, data center design, data center news, electrical engineering, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hylan Datacom & Electrical, a division of Hylan, will fully design and build out 1 Megawatt (MW) of power infrastructure at MegaSuite 6, the Largest New Data Center Underway in Lower Manhattan Congratulations are in order for Hylan today! DataGryd, a premier data center provider in New York City, has selected Hylan division, Hylan Datacom & [...]

New TrendSpotting Episode Focuses on “Pushing 5G to the Edge”

By |2019-03-22T14:40:31-04:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: 5G, edge, tech event, Telecom, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom interview, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecom News Vlog, telecom video, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Check out JSA's fourth episode of TrendSpotting focuses on "Pushing 5G to the Edge" on the floor of Telecom Exchange in Dallas Have you checked out the latest  in JSA's interactive video series, TrendSpotting, where we highlight what's on the minds of top decision makers at key industry events around the globe? You won't want to [...]

FirstLight to Explore Growth in Digital Infrastructure at Westchester’s “Digital Future” Event

By |2019-03-22T13:07:27-04:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: digital infrastructure, enterprise, fiber network, networking event, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , |

FirstLight's Principal Member of Technical Staff, Brian Kurkowski, to participate in a panel discussion on digital infrastructure growth at The Westchester County Association's "Digital Future" Event on March 26 Brian Kurkowski has been with FirstLight and its predecessor companies since its inception in 1997. A key region served by FirstLight is Westchester County, the [...]

JSA Unveils New eBook: Top 7 Best Practices for Telecom Social Media in 2019

By |2019-03-20T17:24:37-04:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: General|

Up Your Social Media Game! As we do each year, JSA is excited to release our annual top best practices for social media! In the business world, social media marketing continues to reign supreme in terms of telling a company's story and customer interaction, for starters.  The adoption of social media platforms continues to rise steadily, [...]

Municipal Win for FirstLight – Town of Bennington, VT Selects FirstLight’s Fiber Optic Internet

By |2019-03-20T17:05:30-04:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: fiber, fiber network, fiber network, fiber optics, Government, Internet, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , |

The Town of Bennington, Vermont, has selected FirstLight to provide fiber optic Internet connectivity to the town office and its various satellite offices, as well as provide a managed firewall solution. The fourth largest town of Vermont, Bennington is well known for the Battle of Bennington, which took place during the Revolutionary War. For municipal staff, [...]

 Southern Telecom’s 270 Peachtree Street Colo Facility is GigSouth’s New Network Hub

By |2019-03-19T11:21:02-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Broadband, colocation, customer win, dark fiber, Data Center, data center news, disaster recovery, interconnection, network route, rural areas, Rural Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , |

In Follow Up to Recent Partnership, Southern Telecom’s Atlanta Colocation Facility offers GigSouth Data Storage and Backup, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery   GigSouth has selected Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI)’s colocation services via the company’s 270 Peachtree Street facility in Atlanta. In support of rural development, the 270 Peachtree data center will serve as GigSouth’s hub, [...]

LightRiver Debuts First netFLEX “Demo-Jam”

By |2019-03-19T10:13:02-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: LightRiver, Network, network automation, Optical Networking, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Every problem has a solution and every solution has an outcome, however in most cases the time it takes to get from the problem to solution and outcome is extensively time consuming. That’s where LightRiver’s netFLEX® Circuit Analysis Tool (CAT)TM comes into play. When a service impact in the optical transport domain occurs today, technician time [...]