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About Sheetal Werneke

Sheetal is an experienced communications professional with a diverse background in many mediums, including broadcast television, terrestrial radio, podcasts, web and social media.

NJFX: The Future of Subsea Connectivity Lies in Collaboration

By |2019-12-13T11:22:22-05:00December 13th, 2019|Categories: Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable|Tags: , , , , , |

The state of subsea was the main focus at Subsea Americas 2019 conference in Washington, DC this week. And the consensus was that that the state of subsea is currently in flux.  Subsea is changing rapidly, to accommodate the exponential increases in capacity demands the industry will soon see, and in many cases is already seeing. [...]

Q Advisors Predicts U.S. Players in UCaaS and Cloud Market Will Return to Europe

By |2019-12-03T10:21:19-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: cloud, European Service Provider, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

TMT Finance Gets a Fresh Take from Partner Michael Quinn Since 2010, there have been over 200 deals in the UCaaS space in Europe and the United States. TMT Finance tapped into the expertise of Q Advisors partner Michael Quinn, who has more than 25 years of international operations and investment banking experience in the telecommunications [...]

NJFX Named a Finalist for PTC’s 2020 Awards

By |2019-11-19T09:01:16-05:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Connectivity, General, telecom awards|Tags: , , , , , , , |

NJFX, the only carrier-neutral facility colocated at a cable landing site, has been shortlisted by the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC)  for an award in the category of Outstanding Cloud, Data Center or Interconnection Company. NJFX is a uniquely designed data center campus. With four subsea cables to Europe and South America and seven independent US fiber-based [...]

DataBank Plans to Double Number of FedRAMP Compliant Colocation Facilities

By |2019-11-19T09:06:26-05:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Certification, General|Tags: , , , , , |

Goal is Underway with Dallas and Minnesota Data Centers Added to DataBank's Portfolio of FedRAMP Facilities  DataBank has two additional data centers designated as FedRAMP compliant. DataBank has also completed key reassessments and maintenance of existing authorizations of the GSA’s Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). Being FedRAMP compliant means a facility has a standardized [...]

Q Advisors: RingCentral Makes a Strategic Move and Avaya Gets a Lifeline

By |2019-10-09T18:03:46-05:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: business partnership, General|Tags: , , , |

Latest Issue of QSights Focuses on a Strategic Partnership Between the Two Companies QSights, published by Q Advisors, provides thought-leadership, independent opinions and data on topics of interest to the telecom, media and technology sectors. In a significant move for both parties, RingCentral (NYSE:RNG), the Belmont, CA based Enterprise Communication provider, and Avaya (NYSE:AVYA), one of [...]

Digital Transformation Accelerated: ServerFarm and TD Securities Complete $200 Million Recapitalization

By |2019-10-03T13:29:40-05:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: business expansion, Business Process Outsourcing, Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , |

For ServerFarm, digital transformation is the key to growth. The help drive that, the innovative data center developer and operator has successfully completed a $200 million credit facility led by TD Securities as part of a strategic recapitalization and financing program. Organizations globally are focused on accelerating their digital transformations and embracing cloud, edge and IoT. [...]

CLS Hub: NJFX Marks its Third Anniversary

By |2019-09-26T11:15:17-05:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, General, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

A CLS colocation facility bringing together subsea and terrestrial routes in one place When NJFX broke ground in September 2015, Founder and CEO Gil Santaliz had a vision to create a true CLS hub; connectivity in a neutral environment at the cable landing station where competition could be fostered to benefit customers and collaboration could occur [...]

Subsea Predictions: NJFX’s Gil Santaliz to Moderate Capacity Europe Panel

By |2019-09-17T17:26:06-05:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Capacity Media, carrier-neutral, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Speaking Panel, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, technology trends, telecom event, Transatlantic Cable|Tags: , , , , |

NJFX Founder and CEO Gil Santaliz will offer his expertise and lead a panel discussion at Capacity Europe on Wednesday, October 30th. The panel, entitled “Subsea Projects 101 – Risks, Challenges, and Best Practices”, also features Ricardo Orcero of Facebook, Monica Martinez of Telxius, Rob Bath representing Bulk Infrastructure, and Federico Porri of TI Sparkle Americas. [...]

DataBank Offers DRaaS to Provide Data Recovery After Natural or Man Made Catastrophes

By |2019-09-05T12:46:05-05:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: General, telecom news|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In the wake of a hurricane or other natural or man made disaster, one of the most important considerations after life and death safety measures, is organizations resuming normal operations. That could mean government agencies, hospitals, businesses or even relief agencies which may have been affected. Data protection is one area that organizations must keep in [...]

NJFX: THE CLS MATTERS

By |2019-09-04T19:23:54-05:00September 4th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, General, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Creating Unprecedented Connectivity with a Robust Ecosystem Traditionally quiet places that are seldom visited, the Cable Landing Station (CLS) is supposed to serve one purpose: a point where several hundred million dollars’ worth of subsea cable projects, representing more than 90% of the world’s internet traffic, convert to a terrestrial cable that then provides connectivity to [...]

Q Advisors Establishes Amsterdam Presence to Meet Increasing Activity in European Cloud and Managed Services Sector

By |2019-08-27T12:16:12-05:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: General, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Q Advisors, a global boutique investment bank serving public and private companies, PE firms, entrepreneurs and large multi-nationals in the telecom, media, and technology (TMT) sectors, will establish a European presence in Amsterdam to provide enhanced support to its existing and prospective global clients. Q Advisors founding partner, Michael Quinn, will manage the firm’s presence, which [...]

The Basic Components of a Strong PR Campaign

By |2019-08-01T15:40:58-05:00August 1st, 2019|Categories: jsa blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The main goal of any public relations campaign is, of course, getting client news picked up in media outlets. But writing a great press release is just the first step. And while pickup is nice, positioning the client as a thought leader that media outlets can turn to for expertise is even better. A strong public [...]

DataBank Pushes to the Edge, Focuses on “NFL Cities” in Market Expansion

By |2019-07-10T09:14:19-05:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ATL1 unveiled as part of edge market and high performance computing focus ITW was the perfect place to announce DataBank's new ATL1 data center in downtown Atlanta. The facility has unique capabilities specifically designed for the thousands of computer scientists, software developers, IT leaders and professionals located within a three-block radius of the facility, along with [...]

DataBank’s Newest Data Center in Atlanta Enables High-Performance Computing, While Focusing on Renewable Resources

By |2019-06-28T18:43:14-05:00June 28th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud, and interconnection services, is focusing on providing unique and purpose-built facilities for its customers and partners. The latest example is its brand new ATL1 data center in Atlanta, a space equipped and specifically designed for the thousands of computer scientists, software developers, IT leaders and professionals located [...]

Neutrona at NJFX Offers Direct Route From Jersey Shore To Latin America

By |2019-06-25T11:01:32-05:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

NJFX is again leading the charge to offer true diversity for partners and customers, by bringing a Point of Presence (PoP) from Neutrona Networks, a leading managed network service provider. This PoP brings a greater experience of connectivity to Latin America (LATAM). With partners like Neutrona Networks, NJFX is quickly becoming the alternate LATAM hub, providing [...]

Bulk Infrastructure Announces the Nordic Gateway

By |2019-06-24T08:32:59-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: General, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Enterprise on-ramp to fiber network unlocking Nordic sustainable internet and cloud infrastructure now operational  Bulk Infrastructure AS, a leading provider of sustainable digital infrastructure in the Nordics, is making unprecedented inroads into the U.S. market by unveiling the Nordic Gateway, an on-ramp which brings sustainable internet and cloud infrastructure between the United States and the Nordic [...]