Bandwidth Infrastructure

NJFX’s Tier 3 Data Center – At the Heart of Driving Innovation and Agility

By |2018-07-17T10:32:33-05:00July 17th, 2018|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, enterprise, Financial, General, low latency, Technology, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

Agility is an essential key to staying competitive. Roy Hilliard, VP of Business Development for NJFX , sat down with JSA TV to discuss this further. The ability for organizations to embrace all of the capabilities of new technologies is centered around having the proper infrastructure to support it. Data centers are the hub which brings [...]

West 7 Center Addresses OTT, CDN and IoT

By |2018-06-28T10:55:05-05:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Apple, Bandwidth Infrastructure, carrier, colocation, Content Delivery, content delivery network, Data Center, ebooks, Internet, IoT|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Subscriptions to over-the-top (OTT) content such as Apple TV, YouTube, Amazon Video and Netflix are on the rise as users seek to access streaming content.  More than half of the homes in the US have a subscription to at least one of these services and other platforms are becoming available all the time. Users are not [...]

Crosslake Fibre Talks Subsea Cables at ITW 2018

By |2018-05-24T12:57:55-05:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, carrier, dark fiber, Data Center, General, JSA TV, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Mike Cunningham, CEO for Crosslake Fibre, recently met up with Jaymie Scotto Cutaia at ITW 2018. The two chatted about the many new developments across Crosslake’s subsea cable builds. Crosslake Fibre has TWO builds in fact, which is quite a feat!  The first subsea cable project discussed was the Toronto / Buffalo cable system, which traverses Lake [...]

Crosslake Fibre Chooses Cable Provider for Subsea Project

By |2018-05-07T09:12:19-05:00May 7th, 2018|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Canada, carrier, dark fiber, Data Center, General, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom|Tags: , , , , |

Crosslake Fibre  is well on its way to further delivering upon its mission of developing key fiber optics projects throughout North America. The company has two fiber builds in process currently. The first is a first-of-its-kind ‘wet’ cable connecting Toronto to Buffalo, NY via Lake Ontario. This is a 58km submarine fiber optic cable system and is [...]

Crosslake Fibre Makes Waves with Toronto to Buffalo Submarine Cable

By |2018-04-05T09:06:37-05:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable, carrier, dark fiber, fiber, fiber engineering, fiber network, fiber optics, General, global carrier, Internet, low latency, network equipment, network provider, network route, network upgrade, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , |

ANNOUNCES SELECTIONS FOR CABLE AND HDD SHORE END SUPPLIERS Crosslake Fibre announced that it has selected two industry leaders to provide key components for its high capacity subsea cable connecting Toronto, Canada to Buffalo, New York. The submarine cable is the first system of its kind across Lake Ontario and will be attractive to telecom providers, service [...]

DataBank – At the Epicenter of Growth in Atlanta

By |2018-01-30T15:22:06-05:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, data center events, data center news, EdTech, education, General, higher education, tech event, Telecom|Tags: , , , |

High Performance Computing Center Underway And Big Presence at Upcoming DICE Conference DataBank is making an impact in Atlanta in a big way. As a provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud and interconnection services, the company is in the epicenter of growth within the region. With its development of a 94,000 square foot data center, ATL1, [...]

Crosslake Fibre Secures Investment From Tiger Infrastructure

By |2017-12-07T10:20:31-05:00December 7th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable landing station, Canada, carrier, Data Center, fiber network, General, global carrier, Global Telecommunications, low latency, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

With an investment from Tiger Infrastructure Partners, a middle-market private equity firm, Crosslake Fibre bolsters its presence in the marketplace. Crosslake is constructing the first submarine cable from Toronto to Buffalo via Lake Ontario. The project stems from demand for high capacity, low latency bandwidth, as well as changes in the Canadian telecom industry, which previously limited [...]

NJFX Invests in Further Success

By |2017-11-21T10:34:35-05:00November 21st, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, colocation, Data Center, fiber optics, General, Global Telecommunications, Network, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Newest Core Team Members Support Rapid Growth and 2018 Expansion 2017 has been a banner year for NJFX, marking record growth as the company prepares for an even bigger year in 2018. It’s been just over a year since the company first opened its 64,800 sq.ft data center. Since September 2017, the company has seen its [...]

Global Carriers Leverage NJFX to Bypass Legacy Chokepoints

By |2017-10-30T13:52:49-05:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, carrier, Data Center, data center news, Financial, General, global carrier, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Technology, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Secure Connectivity Options Allow Carriers a Way to ‘Breakout’ at NJFX Data Center The subsea cable market is heating up and NJFX is making things happen. The company just announced its enablement of new secure connectivity options for carriers to reach the U.S. via two key subsea cable systems, TGN-A and Seabras-1. TGN-1 & 2 cables are [...]

Crosslake Fibre Builds Submarine Cable from New York to New Jersey

By |2017-10-23T09:19:40-05:00October 23rd, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, General, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Critical Route Bypasses NYC for Added Reliability Crosslake Fibre is expanding its cable system from New York into New Jersey. The company announced today its plans to build a new submarine fibre-optic cable from the 1025Connect facility in Long Island, New York to NJFX’s data center campus in Wall, New Jersey. Building upon the momentum from [...]

Crosslake Fibre Reaches Subsea Cable Milestone

By |2017-10-18T14:20:28-05:00October 18th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, carrier, cloud, dark fiber, data, Data Center, fiber optics, Financial, General, global carrier, Global Telecommunications, Internet, internet traffic, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

New Cable System Will Provide High Capacity Options for Carriers, Financials, Content Providers and Enterprises Internet growth has reached the “zettabyte era”, as reported by Cisco. Global internet traffic reached a run rate of 1 zettabyte (ZB) last year and is expected to double by 2020. Internet applications, cloud, content and tech trends are driving demands [...]

FirstLight Completes its Fourth Acquisition of 2017

By |2017-10-18T10:55:35-05:00October 18th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announces the completion of its acquisition of 186 Communications. Being its fourth transaction this year alone, FirstLight further proves itself as one of the largest providers of fiber-based, high-capacity services throughout the Northeast. FirstLight previously completed the acquisitions of Oxford Networks, Sovernet Communications and [...]

Hurricane Irma – How NJFX is Supporting Critical Global Infrastructure

By |2017-09-12T11:47:19-05:00September 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 [...]

Integra Optics: The Most Trusted Name In Uptime

By |2017-07-14T15:53:21-05:00July 14th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Brand, Brand Marketing, broadband infrastructure, carrier, General, global carrier, interconnection, international carrier, Internet, Network, network equipment, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, Telecom, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Integra Optics has revamped its brand, complete with a redesigned logo, beautiful new website, and a slew of informative content that reinforce its dedication to cutting edge technology that facilitates uptime. Integra Optics understands that end users expect their internet and phones to work 100% of the time. That’s why Integra Optics is 100% focused on [...]

Sovernet Communications Rebrands as FirstLight

By |2017-05-24T10:32:04-05:00May 24th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business acquisition, business expansion, business strategy, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The unprecedented growth continues for FirstLight. The company's expansion continued today, as the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast completed the next step in its integration process with Sovernet Communications (“Sovernet”) – rebranding Sovernet as FirstLight. Both FirstLight and Sovernet have been serving the communications needs of Vermonters for more than 15 years [...]

FirstLight Solutions Enrich Overall Performance for Greater Johnstown School District

By |2017-05-11T14:47:19-05:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, dark fiber, education, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, Internet, Network, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight has experienced expansive growth during the past year, and has provided network solutions to more and more organizations in a variety of sectors. In keeping with that trend, the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast announced today that the Greater Johnstown School District has selected FirstLight to provide Internet connectivity to schools throughout [...]