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Global Carriers Leverage NJFX to Bypass Legacy Chokepoints

By | 2017-10-30T13:52:49+00:00 October 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 [...]

Host.net Launches Free eBook on Disaster Recovery as a Service

By | 2017-06-01T13:29:29+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Categories: Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, disaster recovery, Disaster Recovery as a Service, JSA Clients, JSA TV|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Many organizations remain unprepared for a disaster that could compromise their crucial data. To help companies be ready should a catastrophic event occur, this week we published a free eBook, titled, “When Your Data Is Compromised, Are You Prepared?” that emphasizes the importance of Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) in today’s hyper-connected world. The new [...]

GlobeNet Recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s 2017 Best Practices Award – Company of the Year

By | 2017-03-27T11:43:44+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: awards, business awards, colocation, Connectivity, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, global data center, Global Telecommunications, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Based on its network differentiators, growing portfolio, and strong financial performance, GlobeNet has earned Frost & Sullivan’s 2017 Company of the Year Award GlobeNet is the recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s 2017 Best Practices Award – Latin American, Carrier of Carriers Services, Company of the Year. The award criteria includes driving demand, brand strength, and competitive differentiation [...]

Strong Growth and Future Outlook Marked by New Appointments at GlobeNet

By | 2017-03-15T09:20:29+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Categories: big data, Big Data connectivity, carrier hotel, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center construction, data center news, global data center, Global Telecommunications, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of data network services in the Americas, announced two new leadership appointments, including Erick W. Contag as Executive Chairman, and Eduardo Falzoni as CEO. Contag and Falzoni will assume their new roles and responsibilities effective immediately. Contag has been with GlobeNet since 2003, and has served as its CEO since 2008; during his [...]

Faction Solidifies its Position as a Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Pioneer

By | 2017-03-01T10:49:39+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Cybersecurity, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center migration, data center news, data network services, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Faction, General, hybrid, hybrid cloud, IaaS, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, Multi cloud, network provider, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Faction® reinforces its position as a true cloud innovator. The company announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted Faction a patent for its pioneering work on hybrid and multi-cloud networking. The Faction technology provides a unified data fabric for composing true hybrid and multi-cloud solutions. As an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud provider, [...]

Lightower Unveils New Data Center in Philadelphia

By | 2017-02-28T11:52:38+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data center news, General|

Lightower just announced the opening of a new data center located at 1309 Noble Street in Philadelphia. The facility offers over 30,000 sq ft of secure, reliable colocation space and was established to support the growing demand the company is seeing from the Philly market. This facility complements Lightower’s existing 50,000 square feet of colocation space in [...]

NJFX Completes Final Phase of its Tier 3 Facility

By | 2017-01-17T13:42:07+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Categories: broadband connections, data, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, data center construction, data center expansion, data center news, data network services|

NJFX started 2017 with a bang by completing its third and final phase of its Tier 3, carrier neutral facility. The completion of Phase III coincides with NJFX’s powering of its first customer cage that uses the company’s 432 tie cable to provide ubiquitous connectivity across the NJFX campus and its Cable Landing Station (CLS) Meet Me Room. Over an ambitious 15-month development cycle, NJFX expanded [...]

GI Partners Acquires KOMO Plaza in $276M Deal

By | 2017-02-02T09:13:05+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, Asia Pacific, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Building Information Modeling, business acquisition, carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, General, interconnection, Internet, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, IT, JS&A News, meet me room, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

GI Partners just expanded its very high profile ‘technology’ property portfolio. With its recent acquisition of KOMO Plaza for $276M, a state-of-the-art carrier hotel and data center facility, GI Partners now has the entire U.S. West Coast covered. As a leading alternative asset manager, San Francisco-based GI Partners also owns the iconic One Wilshire building, located [...]

The RCN Business Fiber-Rich Network Now Available in 165 Halsey Street

By | 2016-12-12T16:06:45+00:00 December 12th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business collaboration, business ethernet, business expansion, business partnership, carrier, commercial real estate, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data center news, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), General, Hosted Voice, Managed Security, network growth, network provider, network route, RCN Business, tech, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

With yet another major network expansion, RCN Business adds 165 Halsey to its growing list of data centers and carrier hotels. Located in Newark, NJ, 165 Halsey Street owns and operates 1.2 million square feet of carrier-neutral SSAE-16 certified data center space giving carriers, enterprises and service providers access to cost-effective space, power and interconnection services. The [...]

More Expansion for 165 Halsey Street with Colocation Room V

By | 2016-08-19T11:00:28+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: carrier, carrier hotel, colocation, commercial real estate, Data Center, data center expansion, data center news, Internet, jsa blog, peering, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

165 Halsey Street has expanded its colocation business with a new Colocation Room (V) located on the eleventh floor of the data center. Colocation Room V offers an additional 31,000 square feet of colocation space. The expansion is a direct result of increased demand for 165 Halsey colocation services within the building. Of 165 Halsey Street’s [...]

Lightower Expands its Colocation Footprint in the Midwest

By | 2016-07-05T19:23:08+00:00 July 5th, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, data center news, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

With its latest acquisition of Datacenter101, Lightower Fiber Networks, expanded its colocation offering to meet demand from small, medium and large businesses within the region. The Datacenter 101 facility is located in downtown Columbus, Ohio and offers both enterprise-class data center services as well as carrier-class colocation services. This acquisition enhances Lightower’s growing portfolio of data [...]

The Cloud Doesn’t Work without the Network

By | 2016-06-23T11:06:16+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Categories: business ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, data, Data Center, data center news, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Google, High Speed Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JS&A News, Lightower, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

High-performance networking is essential for enterprises to operate effectively. Lightower Fiber Networks just rolled out its new Lightower Cloud Connect service, which allows organizations to connect directly to major cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. As more and more companies move applications to the cloud, the network becomes more important than ever. [...]

BSO Upgrades London – Tokyo – New York FX Circuit Speeds

By | 2016-06-22T08:42:37+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, BSO, data center news, enterprise, HFT, high frequency traders, High Frequency Trading, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network route, Network Solutions, New York, SMB, Telecommunications, Tokyo|

BSO, the global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider, announces a new “BSO-FX Ultra Low” product that upgrades its existing London – Tokyo – New York FX circuit to provide new, ultra low latency speeds to the FX community. More than half of the worldwide forex trading occurs through London, New York and Tokyo – making it [...]

Host.net Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary and its 20/2.0 Vision

By | 2016-06-22T08:03:48+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Company Launch, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data center tour, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, fiber, fiber network, General, global data center, Host.net, hybrid cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, managed services, Technology, Telecom, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s a big day for Host.net today as it celebrates 20 years as a managed infrastructure and network services provider. Host.net launched its unique 20/2.0 Vision initiative, which is a reflection on how far the company has come over the past 20 years and its look ahead towards the next two decades. The company also just [...]

NYI Receives A+ on Clean Energy Efficiency Test

By | 2016-06-15T08:41:07+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, Cold Aisle Containment, colocation, commercial real estate, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center design, Data Center Knowledge, data center migration, data center news, engineering, environment, General, Global Telecommunications, Green Companies, green data center, hybrid cloud, Internet, Internet Service Providers, New York, service providers, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI's New Jersey data center was recently recognized by New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program (NJCEP) as a New Jersey SmartStart Building. Located at 999 Frontier Road in Bridgewater, NJ, the facility has the latest in innovative energy efficiency technologies. The company invested in Subzero Engineering’s Cold Aisle Containment (CAC) technology, which separates the cold supply airflow [...]

DigiPlex’s Stockholm Data Center Joins BSO’s Ultra-Low Latency Global Finance Network

By | 2016-06-08T11:01:08+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, BSO, Connectivity, Data Center, data center news, global data center, HFT, High Frequency Trading, low latency, Low-Latency Network, SMB, trading, ultra-low latency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

BSO, the global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider that is redefining connectivity, has breaking news out of Sweden today as it announces established presence at DigiPlex Stockholm, the country's newest data center located within close proximity to the country’s capital. DigiPlex Stockholm joins BSO’s network of 86 carrier-neutral tier 3+ data centers worldwide. “BSO’s financial trading network [...]