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EdgeConneX: Delivering the Cloud to the Edge in Munich

By |2019-12-03T19:25:27-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, General, Global Telecommunications, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX now offering Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute service to solve performance challenges for enterprises Enterprise demand for cloud services continues to surge. In fact, Gartner recently forecast 2020 cloud computing revenue to top out at $266.4 billion, up from the sector’s projected earnings of $214.3 billion in 2019. For many enterprises, however, accessing cloud services involves costly [...]

EdgeConneX and Packet Team Up to Facilitate Industry 4.0 in Detroit

By |2019-11-19T17:40:38-05:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, colocation, Data Center, edge, General, Internet of Everything, IoT, IT, IT Infrastructure, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

There is some big news for the autonomous vehicle and manufacturing sectors in Detroit this week. Packet, a bare metal cloud provider, is bringing its Edge Cloud platform and the Sprint Curiosity™ IoT platform to the EdgeConneX edge data center in Detroit, Michigan. Thanks to this partnership, the two companies are bringing the first bare metal [...]

MetroNet Selects Connected2Fiber to Automate Communication of Full Network Reach to Partners

By |2019-11-19T13:29:47-05:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Cloud Platform, Connectivity, data, network route, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

MetroNet selected to work with Connected2Fiber as it increased its focus on providing wholesale services and needed the ability to readily and rapidly share network information with other carrier / wholesale providers  MetroNet, an FTTH provider with over 19,000 fiber route miles in the Midwest that focuses on both residential and traditional commercial services, has signed [...]

Connected2Fiber Secures $1.5 Million to Continue Company Growth, Expansion and Enhanced Product Offerings

By |2019-10-30T10:11:04-05:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: business expansion, business investment, business strategy, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Financial, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Boston-Based Location Intelligence Provider Adds to Recent $5.3 Million Funding Round in Support of Exponential Company Growth   Connected2Fiber, the Industry Cloud for Connectivity, announces today that it has entered into a growth capital term loan agreement with Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the bank of the world’s most innovative companies and their investors. This agreement provides [...]

Hyperscale Technology for Everyone – Data Center Providers Unite 

By |2019-09-26T13:07:07-05:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: artificial intelligence, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Data Center, data center news, General, hybrid cloud, hyperscale|Tags: , , , , , |

The Data is Out! As part of its mission to deliver a global circular IT ecosystem,  ITRenew, is teaming up with tech and data center organizations to drive real change globally. The company has a call to arms for hyperscalers to invest in enabling, and for downstream markets to take advantage of opportunities and demand circular [...]

Maven Wave Publishes New eBook at Google Cloud Summit Seattle: The Top 5 Barriers To Building A Modern Data Platform (And How To Overcome Them)

By |2019-09-17T14:26:52-05:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Blogs, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today, to kick off Google Cloud Summit Seattle, Maven Wave announces the publication of its new eBook, The Top 5 Barriers To Building A Modern Data Platform (And How To Overcome Them). The piece, written by Maven Wave’s Managing Director, Todd Truesdell, examines why too many companies end up curtailing or pausing their journey to the [...]

Q Advisors: The Shift from UCaaS to ‘Integrated Enterprise Collaboration’

By |2019-09-18T17:55:19-05:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: business collaboration, cloud, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, hybrid cloud, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, unified communications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Latest Edition of QSights Released, Focused on how “UCaaS” has evolved into “Integrated Enterprise Collaboration" QSights, published by Q Advisors, provides thought leadership, independent opinions and data on topics of interest to the telecom, media and technology sectors According to Hayley Hughes and Wes Faulkenberry, as featured in Q Advisors' September 12 edition of QSights, Unified [...]

EdgeConneX® and Megaport: Bringing the Cloud Locally to Munich

By |2019-09-12T17:17:16-05:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, edge, General, Global Telecommunications, hybrid cloud, Multi cloud, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, ultra-low latency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Germany’s tech hubs are continuing to heat up with surging demand for scalable, on-demand connectivity to cloud service providers. In Munich, where most businesses operating in the city are based elsewhere, this trend is especially hot. After all, the ability to move data efficiently between locations and applications is essential to guaranteeing service performance and better [...]

Former Colo Atl Owner Tim Kiser to Speak at CAPRE’s Fourth Annual Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit

By |2019-08-07T12:39:05-05:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, Cloud Platform, Data Center, real estate, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Kiser to Address ‘State of the Greater Atlanta Data Center Market: Analysis of Demand-Supply and Emergence of New Debt and Equity Capital Sources’ at Aug. 15 Event  Timothy Kiser, Owner of Kiser Consulting and former Owner of Colo Atl Timothy Kiser, Owner of Kiser Consulting and former Owner of Colo Atl, will serve as [...]

EdgeConneX and Rackspace Team Up On Hybrid Cloud Solutions

By |2019-07-23T11:24:56-05:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Data Center, enterprise, General, hybrid cloud, hyperscale, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

How can enterprises best leverage multi-cloud capabilities? EdgeConneX®,  and Rackspace are teaming up to enable cloud solutions at the edge.  Through a combination of EdgeConneX highly proximate edge data centers and Rackspace managed hosting, enterprises can take advantage of best in breed solutions from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft® Azure®, OpenStack®, VMware®, Google Cloud Platform™, Oracle and others. [...]

FirstLight Launches New Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery Solution

By |2019-06-24T10:50:04-05:00June 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 [...]

EdgeConneX Moves the Cloud Closer to the Edge

By |2019-06-20T10:04:12-05:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: 4G, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Data Center, edge, General, hybrid cloud, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX®, not only pioneered the edge but also drives edge advancements and capabilities globally. From hyperlocal to hyperscale, from purpose-built to build-to-order, EdgeConneX works closely with its customers to offer choice in location, scale, and type of facility. As a leader in the wholesale edge data center model that brought together content ecosystems in close proximity [...]

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

By |2019-05-16T12:52:59-05:00May 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 [...]

The Emergence of a New Telecom Ecosystem

By |2019-05-01T17:08:18-05:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Content, Content Delivery, Data Center, General, Internet, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Santaliz to Speak at CCT2019 in Dublin Cloud-based technologies have shifted the way IT services and networks are deployed and pressure is on the existing infrastructures to support all of the growth and disruptive technologies. In its inaugural year, the Cloud, Content and Telecoms Summit 2019 (CCT2019), will bring together executive leaders from carriers, data centers, [...]

DataBank Launches New Cloud Connect Service to Enable Fast, Secure and Compliant Offsite Cloud Backups

By |2019-03-26T10:03:58-05:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Downtime for any sized enterprise can have a significant financial impact, as well as damage brand credibility. DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, connectivity, managed services and cloud solutions, announces the expansion of its data protection services through a partnership with Veeam® Software, the leader in Backup solutions that enable Intelligent Data Management™ to [...]

EdgeConneX Enables On-demand Cloud Services with Megaport

By |2019-03-19T22:01:30-05:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Application, cloud, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, General, Multi cloud, SDN, Software Defined Networking|Tags: , , , , |

Megaport Elastic Cloud Connectivity Now Available in EdgeConneX's Denver Data Center Enterprises are looking for ways to drive opportunities that reduce operational costs, increase control over workloads, and leverage multiple cloud services. As a pioneer in edge data center development, EdgeConneX®  customers now have additional scalable, on-demand connectivity options with access to Megaport’s  dynamic Software Defined Network. By [...]