FirstLight Tapped by Largest Independent High School in US

By |2018-02-14T11:19:46-05:00February 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, [...]

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, [...]

New York School District Selects FirstLight Dark Fiber and Internet to Enhance Learning Environment

By |2016-11-04T10:43:01-05:00November 4th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, dark fiber, EdTech, education, fiber network, Internet, jsa blog, Network, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced this week that Shenendehowa Central Schools (Shen), serving 9,850 students at eight elementary schools, three middle schools and a high school, has selected FirstLight over several other alternatives to connect several of its remote schools and upgrade its Internet connectivity. FirstLight’s dark fiber service provides connectivity to Shen’s remote sites and FirstLight’s Internet [...]

Teach Local, Learn Global with Distance Learning – NGN’s Latest eBook Shows You How

By |2016-08-11T10:53:54-05:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Distance Learning, EdTech, education, fiber, fiber network, NGN Online News|

Distance learning combines education and technology to connect students with people, experiences, lessons and so much more that would traditionally be out of reach for many children. It has had a profound impact on K-12 students in Rural America – as the technology has proven to be a gateway to global educational opportunities that have been [...]