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.

InterGlobix is Founding Member of Newly Formed Internet Ecosystem Innovation Committee (IEIC)

By |2019-07-08T14:19:36-04:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Connectivity, Global Telecommunications, Google, Internet, peering, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news|Tags: , , , , |

Internet Ecosystem Innovation Committee (IEIC) Formed by Google, QTS, Telxius, Hilton, Cigna, Bank of America, Freddie Mac, Telia Carrier, Ciena, Blade Group, CenturyLink, and InterGlobix to Stimulate Innovation, Regional Economies and Internet Infrastructure Growth Globally In response to increasing global demand for high performance, low risk connectivity and the need for more Internet geographic diversity for [...]

FirstLight Launches New Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery Solution

By |2019-06-24T10:50:04-04:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Data Center, disaster recovery, Disaster Recovery as a Service, FirstLight, ITW, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

Announced today at ITW 2019, FirstLight has added Veeam-Powered Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) to its comprehensive portfolio of fiber-based services, providing a ‘one-stop-shop’ for businesses looking to manage both backup and disaster recovery. FirstLight’s cloud portfolio already boasts an impressive set of services that include secure cloud computing and infrastructure, cloud backup and an [...]

Atlanta Colocation Facility Tours with Southern Telecom During ITW 2019

By |2019-06-13T12:48:54-04:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, data center tour, fiber, fiber network, fiber network, fiber optics, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , |

ITW attendees can reserve tours for Southern Telecom’s 270 Peachtree colocation facility on June 24 and 25 Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, will be offering two daily tours of its 270 Peachtree Colocation Facility during the 2019 International Telecoms Week, taking place June 23 to 26 at the Hyatt Regency & Marriott [...]

Women to Watch: New JSA Virtual CEO Roundtable on “Adding Women in our Telecom and Data Center C-Suite”

By |2019-06-12T13:18:07-04:00June 12th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, jsa blog, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, tech, Technology, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom news, telecom news blog, women in tech, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

“Adding Women in our Telecom and Data Center C-Suite” is a not-to-miss  JSA Virtual CEO Roundtable that features Marci Nigro, Partner of Technology Executive Group (TEG), as moderator, along with top industry executives, Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane, Executive Director for 30 Percent Coalition; Annie Corbeil, Senior VP and Chief Financial Officer at eStruxture; and Karin Richner, Technical Account [...]

eX² Technology Spearheads $34M Intelligent Transportation System Project in Indiana

By |2019-06-10T14:49:06-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: fiber, fiber optics, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, intelligent site management, intelligent transportation system, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, transportation|Tags: , , , , , |

Officially announced at ITS America in Washington DC last week, eX2 Technology LLC has finalized an agreement with the Indiana Toll Road Concession Company LLC (ITRCC) to extend the fiber optic backbone and intelligent transportation system (ITS) along the I-80/I-90 Indiana Toll Road. A single source solution for those seeking to build, scale or upgrade their [...]

JSA VP of Strategy Heads to Monaco to Talk Digital Brands at Datacloud Global Congress 2019

By |2019-06-04T13:01:50-04:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: cloud, Conferences, Data Center, data center events, digital marketing, Events, marketing strategy, Speaking Event, Speaking Panel, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom marketing, telecom marketing, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom pr, women in tech, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

JSA’s VP of Strategy Barb Mitchell Joins Panel on ‘Defining a Digital Brand’ at Datacloud Global Congress 2019 We were excited to send off to beautiful Monaco our very own Barb Mitchell, JSA’s Vice President of Canadian Market and Account Strategy,  who will speak at Datacloud Global Congress, taking place June 4-6, 2019. The panel, titled [...]

Don’t Miss JSA’s “Women in Telecom” Virtual CEO Roundtable June 7 

By |2019-05-30T16:33:33-04:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , |

“Adding Women in our Telecom and Data Center C-Suite,” Features Executives from 30 Percent Coalition, eStruxture, Plex Systems, and Technology Executive Group We are excited to announce that JSA’s next installment of our 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtable series, “Adding Women in our Telecom and Data Center C-Suite,” will be webcast live on Friday, June 7 at [...]

Georgia Transmission Corporation Selects STI for New Dark Fiber Route

By |2019-05-30T09:11:16-04:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: business partnership, colocation, dark fiber, data center tour, fiber, fiber network, International Telecoms Week, network growth, network route, rural areas, Rural Telecom, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Dark fiber route connects Central Georgia EMC headquarters in Jackson, Georgia to GTC’s statewide fiber backbone Southern Telecom, Inc., a subsidiary of Southern Company,  has entered an agreement with Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) for a new dark fiber route between GTC’s fiber backbone to Central Georgia EMC headquarters in Jackson, Georgia. GTC is jointly owned by [...]

What are the Differences Between PR, Advertising, and Marketing?

By |2019-05-23T14:43:23-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Advertising, jsa blog, Marketer, marketing strategy, PR, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Understanding the differences between PR, advertising, and marketing will help you deliver effective messaging, better target your audience, and drive results. What are the Differences Between PR, Advertising, and Marketing? All businesses, no matter the size or type, operate most successfully with a solid communications plan in place. Incorporating effective communications within a company helps to [...]

Rising Above the Clouds, Landing at American Tower

By |2019-05-22T13:19:14-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: c-level, carrier hotel, CEO, Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom interview, telecom media, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , |

New InterGlobix Magazine Feature on Colo Atl Co-Authored by Jaymie Scotto Cutaia and Jasmine Bedi Colo Atl, which provides carrier-neutral colocation and interconnection services from 55 Marietta Street, and is an interconnection hub in Atlanta recently got acquired by American Tower Corporation. Timothy Kiser, the owner and founder of Colo Atl, is a 25-year industry veteran [...]

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 [...]