bandwidth

Crosslake Fibre Makes Waves with Toronto to Buffalo Submarine Cable

By | 2018-04-05T09:06:37+00:00 April 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+00:00 January 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, [...]

Net Neutrality Vote is In: So is this Good or Bad for Telecom? We Want to Hear From You!

By | 2017-12-14T15:58:05+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: applications services, bandwidth, community news, Connectivity, Global Telecommunications, Government, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Managed Security, Net Neutrality, Network, Security, Telecom, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The ruling we’ve been waiting for is now in the books: the FCC, in a 3-2 vote today, approved the measure to remove the net neutrality rules it put into effect two years ago, preventing Internet providers from blocking and throttling traffic and offering paid fast lanes. Specifically, the FCC is removing the rules barring ISPs [...]

Crosslake Fibre Secures Investment From Tiger Infrastructure

By | 2017-12-07T10:20:31+00:00 December 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+00:00 November 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 [...]

Crosslake Fibre Builds Submarine Cable from New York to New Jersey

By | 2017-10-23T09:19:40+00:00 October 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+00:00 October 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+00:00 October 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+00:00 September 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+00:00 July 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 [...]

Crosslake Fibre Announces New Subsea Cable System

By | 2017-05-09T14:06:43+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Canada, Connectivity, dark fiber, fiber, fiber engineering, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, General, international carrier, internet traffic, managed services, network provider, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dark fiber provider, Crosslake Fibre Inc. just announced their newest fiber project, a submarine cable build linking Toronto to Buffalo. The project is the first submarine cable system across Lake Ontario connecting through Toronto into the U.S. The network will land northwest of Lockport, NY, on the U.S. side and on the Canadian side will be [...]

Introducing…MRV’s New Optical Transport Solution Enabling New Options for the DCI Market

By | 2017-05-04T12:08:59+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, General, JSA Clients, MRV, MRV Communcations, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , |

MRV Communications welcomes a new compact optical transport solution to the family today –the OD-4-DCI! The new platform is designed for the data center interconnect (DCI) market and will join the OptiDriver® suite of WDM metro transport solutions. The addition of the OD-4-DCI enables modular ultra-high density DCI in a compact 1RU form factor, with stackable [...]

Lightower Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Detroit Office

By | 2017-04-19T10:06:14+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business expansion, business investment, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Connectivity, dark fiber, data network services, Dedicated Internet Access, economy, Events, fiber network, fiber optics, General, Lightower, tech, technology startup, Telecom, telecom event, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks continues its strong growth and expansion with a new office located at 755 West Big Beaver Road in Detroit, MI. This office will further support Lightower’s employee base and network infrastructure of over 1,200 route miles of fiber and over 100 on-net buildings throughout the region. Over the past few years, Detroit has [...]

High Performance Networking: Paves the Way for Digital Transformation

By | 2017-03-16T13:05:11+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Applications, applications services, architecture, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Big Data connectivity, business expansion, business investment, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, General, Global Telecommunications, Internet, lit fiber, tech, telecom infrastructure, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Businesses of all sizes are looking for ways to adapt to changing market conditions and manage growth. Companies are seeking new strategies to secure additional customers and take care of existing ones. Embracing digital transformation is a way to make things happen more efficiently, cost-effectively and securely. Companies can connect remote offices, transfer large files, leverage [...]

Learn 5 Tips for Deploying Data Center Interconnect

By | 2017-03-24T18:10:30+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, cloud, Cloud service provider, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, enterprise, interconnection, Internet Exchange, service providers, telecom conference, telecom event, Virtualization|

With bandwidth demand skyrocketing over the past few years, some of the fastest growth is occurring between data centers, customer sites and Internet Exchange (IX) facilities. ACG Research anticipates that the optical DCI technology market will jump from around $1.1 billion in 2014 to $4.7 billion in 2019, according to Lightwave. This represents a nearly 45 percent [...]

FirstLight and Sovernet Communications Join Forces

By | 2017-03-14T11:49:11+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business acquisition, business collaboration, business continuity, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, fiber engineering, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight Fiber, Network, network growth, network operators, network route|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  It’s official - FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, has announced that Oak Hill Capital Partners has completed its acquisition of Sovernet Communications (“Sovernet”), combining the operations of Sovernet with FirstLight. It is the latest in a series of impressive moves for Oak Hill and First Light. Along [...]

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