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Colo Atl Welcomes Hayneville Fiber Transport (HFT) to Downtown Atlanta Facility

By | 2019-01-15T15:27:36+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Categories: carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, data center news, fiber, fiber network, Georgia Technology Center, interconnection|Tags: , , , , , |

Headquartered in Greenville, Ala., HFT specializes in delivering fiber-based wholesale interconnectivity and bandwidth intensive applications for cellular, governmental, educational, banking and other industrial institutions. Hayneville Fiber Transport (HFT) has selected Colo Atl for colocation and connectivity services. By partnering with Colo Atl, HFT can easily interconnect with strategic carrier partners and key business partners at 55 [...]

Southern Telecom and SEIMITSU Form Strategic Partnership to Establish New Fiber Routes

By | 2019-01-10T13:18:56+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, interconnection|Tags: , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom’s strategic partnership with SEIMITSU will offer colocation and a new fiber route; creating diversity to enhance the customer network Southern Telecom, Inc. has partnered with SEIMITSU Business Technology Solutions to provide a major multinational technology company with new fiber connections and colocation in central Georgia. The technology company is utilizing STI’s fiber to connect [...]

Southern Telecom to Expand Rural Broadband Network for GigSouth

By | 2018-12-18T10:56:57+00:00 December 18th, 2018|Categories: 100G, Broadband, business partnership, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, Internet, network provider, network upgrade, rural areas, Rural Telecom, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom’s metro dark fiber service enables GigSouth to grow its network and increase broadband access to rural communities in Atlanta region  Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, has partnered with GigSouth, a full service, carrier-neutral fiber provider and engineering consultant for rural broadband development headquartered in Atlanta.  GigSouth has entered a leasing [...]

Acquisition News: Strome Networks is Now ResurgenceIG

By | 2018-11-01T14:07:32+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business collaboration, dark fiber, fiber network, fiber network, network growth, network route, tech, Technology, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Acquisition Positions the Company to Offer the Highest Levels of Bandwidth, and Network Solutions Beyond its Fiber Network Resurgence Infrastructure Holdings, LLC made it official with the announcement today; it has acquired Strome Networks, LLC. The company is now the new owner and operator of a contiguous dark fiber network in Florida with reach into Atlanta, [...]

Major Telecom Carrier Hotel Taps STI’s Unique Conduit System in Atlanta

By | 2018-08-09T09:54:04+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Categories: carrier, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, global carrier, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom, Inc.'s conduit system offers 12 route miles throughout downtown Atlanta utilizing former steam ducts Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI) is presently undergoing a substantial conduit project in downtown Atlanta for a major telecom carrier hotel. The project takes advantage of STI’s unique and secure infrastructure that utilizes cast iron pipes beneath the streets of Atlanta. [...]

More Growth for Hylan with New Acquisitions

By | 2018-07-02T15:36:38+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business expansion, dark fiber, DAS, fiber, fiber engineering, small cell, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Company Acquires Western Utility and Tetra Tech Utility Construction, Further Positioning Hylan as Leader in Communications Engineering and Construction Big news today for Hylan, a market-leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services. The company today announced that it has acquired the utility field services units of Tetra Tech, Inc.: Western Utility and Tetra Tech [...]

Crosslake Fibre Talks Subsea Cables at ITW 2018

By | 2018-05-24T12:57:55+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 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 [...]

Data Center Real Estate: LA’s West 7 Center in Prime Location for OTTs & IoT

By | 2018-05-02T21:43:59+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Categories: carrier-neutral, cloud computing, colocation, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Content Delivery, dark fiber, data, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, fiber, IoT, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, low latency, meet me room, network growth, OTT, peering, Telecom, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As OTTs continue to outpace traditional cable television and IoT devices increasingly bridge the gap between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and consumers, Los Angeles is fast becoming an epicenter for data-intensive, mission-critical applications. In a city known for a shortage of colocation capacity, West 7 Center stands out as having the ability to deliver the space, power [...]

Georgia System Operations Corporation Selects Southern Telecom for Dark Fiber

By | 2018-04-30T13:32:35+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Categories: customer win, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Georgia System Operations Corporation (GSOC) has entered a leasing agreement for dark fiber on Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI)’s Atlanta central business district fiber ring. GSOC's control centers operate 24/7 to manage the delivery of electricity across the state. To ensure 24/7 operations, in 2005 GSOC’s backup control center, located about 25 miles from its headquarter [...]

Don’t Miss JSA’s Virtual CEO Roundtable on The State of Dark Fiber featuring Cleareon, Zayo & ZenFi Networks

By | 2018-04-26T16:57:12+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Categories: c-level, CEO, dark fiber, JS&A News, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, tech, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom tv, telecom video, Telecommunications, video streaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Our next Virtual CEO Roundtable, The State of Dark Fiber: Challenges, Opportunities and its Future, will be taking place tomorrow, April 27th at 11:30 AM EDT. Grab a cup of coffee to go with your late breakfast or early lunch, and join us! Telecom capabilities are enhanced considerably with dark fiber infrastructure, and currently, strategic acquisitions, rebounding [...]

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 [...]

Timeshare Company Taps FirstLight for Internet and Voice

By | 2018-03-20T11:38:42+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Categories: cloud, customer win, dark fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, High Speed Internet, Internet, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Leading Online Marketplace, Vacation Innovations, Selects FirstLight for High Uptime, Availability, and Exceptional Customer Service Vacation Innovations, an online marketing company that specializes in vacation ownership advertising, sales, rentals and brokerage services, has selected FirstLight as its primary Internet and voice solutions provider. SellMyTimeshareNow.com, which is part of the Vacation Innovations’ family of brands, has been [...]

FirstLight Tapped by Largest Independent High School in US

By | 2018-02-14T11:19:46+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: dark fiber, EdTech, education, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice|Tags: , , , , , |

Geographically Diverse Internet Circuits and Dark Fiber WAN Meet Pinkerton Academy’s Growing Bandwidth Needs of More Than 3,500 End Users Great education sector win for FirstLight announced today! Pinkerton Academy, the largest independent high school in the US, has selected FirstLight to provide high speed Internet to connect 23 buildings across its 170+-acre campus in Derry, [...]

Southern Telecom Turns 20 This Month

By | 2018-02-06T13:44:02+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Categories: colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Dark fiber company celebrates 20 years of providing long-haul and metropolitan dark fiber throughout the southeast US  This month marks the 20th anniversary of Southern Telecom, Inc. Celebrating two decades of wholesale dark fiber industry presence and expertise, Southern Telecom offers wireline broadband infrastructure supported by one of the largest investor-owned energy utilities in North America, [...]

Fiber’s Next Act – Making 5G Ambition a Reality

By | 2018-01-24T13:26:51+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: 5G, CEO, dark fiber, Speaking Panel, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Cross River Fiber CEO to Join Highly Anticipated Dark Fiber and 5G Panel for Metro Connect 2018 With the 5G wireless network race set to begin this year, it's an exciting time for the industry as the next generation wireless network holds amazing potential to drive incredible growth, create new jobs, and better enable new technologies, [...]

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