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Cleareon Fiber Networks Acquires NYC-based Data Center Operations

By |2017-10-16T09:20:11-04:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: 5G, Acquisition, big data, Big Data analytics, Broadband, broadband connections, business acquisition, business expansion, Cell tower backhaul, Cleareon Fiber Networks, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Content Delivery, dark fiber, DAS, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, small cell, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, wireline|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Newly acquired data center assets bring Cleareon’s product suite to the “intelligent edge” of network capability and service options Cleareon has acquired significant data center assets in and around the New York City (NYC) metropolitan area. These data center assets position Cleareon to take advantage of densification opportunities in the NYC tri-state area to provide hoteling space [...]

RCN Examines the Explosion of Ethernet

By |2014-08-01T17:00:07-04:00August 1st, 2014|Categories: analysts, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business ethernet, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), JS&A News, JSA Clients, metro ethernet, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

* Note - this is the second in a series of three blogs from RCN and TNN examining the Top Three Trends Transforming Business Communications.  According to Cisco Visual Networking Index, business IP traffic is expected to triple between 2012 and 2017. What does this mean for you? Ethernet services are enabling mid-sized businesses, with two or more [...]

DE-CIX Drives Critical Infrastructure to Keep New York City Connected

By |2014-06-25T08:35:25-04:00June 25th, 2014|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, JSA Clients, metro ethernet, Metro Ethernet Exchange, peering, Peering exchange, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Technology is now the second most important driver of New York City’s economy, behind only the financial sector. This figure was confirmed in the "Building a Digital City" study delivered at the September 2013 Bloomberg Technology Summit in New York. “Silicon Alley” in New York now creates hundreds of thousands of jobs and generates over $5.6 [...]

Mammoth Networks Responds to Customer Demand with Expansion to Dallas

By |2014-05-01T12:28:17-04:00May 1st, 2014|Categories: Broadband, business ethernet, cloud, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), fiber, metro ethernet, SMB, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Company ventures outside of traditional Rocky Mountain region to ring Dallas into their network   Mammoth Networks announced that it has begun building-out a Dallas-based Point-of-Presence (POP). The Dallas POP is being built to address increasing customer demand for big-bandwidth and Ethernet-based data services throughout the Southwest. RealLinx, a Texas-based provider of multi-site managed IT, voice, broadband, [...]

DE-CIX Increases Reach of its New York Apollon Internet Exchange

By |2014-02-11T11:53:01-04:00February 11th, 2014|Categories: architecture, carrier-neutral, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, global expansion, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, IP Exchange, IP peering, peering, Peering exchange, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

 DE-CIX North America announces the introduction of the Apollon technology platform into its New York City Internet exchange and the expansion of operations to 111 access points in Manhattan, New Jersey and Long Island. DE-CIX Apollon, the world’s largest and most advanced Ethernet interconnection platform, will provide highly secure and resilient connectivity to the DE-CIX New [...]

DE-CIX Apollon Now Ready for 100G!

By |2013-12-17T12:56:21-04:00December 17th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business strategy, carrier ethernet, Data Center, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, European Service Provider, fiber, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, low latency, Metro Ethernet Exchange, Optical Transport, peering, Peering exchange, Peering exchchange, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The wait is over – the DE-CIX Apollon peering exchange completed its final technology upgrades, and all customers have been successfully migrated over. What does this mean for DE-CIX customers? Direct access to one of the fastest, most technologically advanced and one of the most reliable peering and Internet exchanges in the world. The technology upgrades also enable 100G capabilities [...]

Save the Date! MEF Launches Global Ethernet Networking Event

By |2013-12-09T09:14:49-04:00December 9th, 2013|Categories: business ethernet, c-level, cable, carrier, carrier ethernet, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), Event Sponsorship, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, IT, JSA Events, Media, Meetings, metro ethernet, mobile, Mobile backhaul, mobile broadband connectivity, mobile broadband data services, mobile broadband services, partnerships, Software Defined Networking, Technology, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom networking event, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) announces the launch of its Global Ethernet Networking (GEN14) conference, taking place November 17-20, 2014 at the Gaylord National in Washington, DC. The must-attend event is for senior professionals involved in the Carrier Ethernet (CE) services & technology industry consisting of retail, wholesale, and mobile service providers; data center providers; cloud service [...]

Ready for Service: DE-CIX’s New York City Internet Exchange

By |2013-11-13T09:33:57-04:00November 13th, 2013|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, peering, Peering exchchange, Technology, technology trends, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Touted as soon-to-be one of the five largest Internet exchanges worldwide, DE-CIX New York Internet Exchange is now open for business.   Known for its world-class peering ecosystems, DE-CIX opened it first U.S. Internet exchange today in NYC.   A unique model for the U.S. marketplace, the DE-CIX New York Exchange is a distributed carrier- and data center-neutral [...]

DE-CIX Brings Its Carrier-Neutral Internet Exchange to New York

By |2013-09-18T08:02:17-04:00September 18th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, European Service Provider, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, metro market, Middle East, network growth, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX is coming to the Big Apple!  Announced today, DE-CIX will soon establish Internet exchanges across the U.S. with its first stop in NYC.  This new ‘gaming-changing’ carrier neutral Internet exchange is slated to boost the nation’s digital infrastructure.  As an expert in operating successful Internet exchanges and peering hubs, DE-CIX will deploy a similar open [...]

Hibernia Expands Its High Capacity Services in Europe

By |2013-08-20T08:59:16-04:00August 20th, 2013|Categories: Applications, Asia Pacific, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Content, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, European Service Provider, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, network equipment, network growth, network provider, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Demand for high performance capacity is spurring carriers worldwide to augment existing networks and branch out into new regions. Global users want instant access to bandwidth intensive applications, content and information so carriers and service providers are constantly deploying the infrastructure to support it.  Hibernia Networks provides wholesale and high capacity services that offer very robust [...]

DE-CIX Launches World’s Most Advanced Ethernet Interconnection Platform

By |2013-04-10T08:00:41-04:00April 10th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Company Launch, Content Delivery, content delivery network, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, Middle East, Optical Transport, peering, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Out of Frankfurt today, DE-CIX announced the implementation of its newest interconnection platform, DE-CIX Apollon. This cutting-edge, scalable Ethernet platform will be the world’s largest and most advanced. DE-CIX is the world’s leading Internet Exchange operator. It operates carrier-neutral exchanges for carriers, ISPs, content delivery networks and cloud computing providers in Frankfurt, Germany and Dubai, United [...]

Lightower Further Expands in NY Metro Region

By |2012-10-30T14:27:10-04:00October 30th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business partnership, business strategy, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, global expansion, high frequency traders, hosting, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, IP Exchange, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Point of Presence, Telecom, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center, web hosting, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks has expanded once again in the NY metro region. In response to increasing customer demand for high-capacity, all-fiber networking services, Lightower has extended its low-latency network into the TELEHOUSE America 7 Teleport data center located on Staten Island. TELEHOUSE America, a leading provider of dedicated data centers, managed services and international Internet exchanges has now enabled [...]

MEF Introduces Carrier Ethernet 2.0

By |2012-02-24T13:29:09-04:00February 24th, 2012|Categories: Applications, carrier, content delivery network, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Internet, managed services, Metro Ethernet Exchange, mobile, network congestion, network growth, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This article was originally posted by ConvergeDigest. The Metro Ethernet Forum introduced a set of "Carrier Ethernet 2.0" specifications aimed at revolutionizing the efficiency and usability of Ethernet service delivery through the addition of three standardized features: Multi-class-of-service (Multi-CoS), Interconnect and Manageability. Carrier Ethernet 2.0 is defined by its ability to deliver differentiated applications over interconnected, [...]

Join Sidera Networks at Metro Connect 2012

By |2012-02-14T13:52:30-04:00February 14th, 2012|Categories: Conferences, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Events, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet Exchange, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Meetings, Metro Ethernet Exchange, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Sidera Networks is excited to participate at Capacity Metro Connect USA 2012, taking place February 28-29 in Miami, Florida. Join Sidera as CEO, Mike Sicoli participates on the Executive Keynote Panel “Financial and Strategic Predictions for the M&A Landscape in 2012” on Tuesday, February 28th at 9:45 a.m. Clint Heiden, president of Sidera Networks, will moderate the [...]

Welcome to One Marketplace, Can I Interest You in Ethernet?

By |2011-11-10T10:32:10-04:00November 10th, 2011|Categories: Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In my Time to Take Inventory blog I detailed many of the milestones achieved by Global Capacity in 2011. I also noted that there were other major announcements on the way. Can you say, “Price check on Ethernet?” One Marketplace Access Exchange now provides customers automated access to customized Ethernet pricing based on customer-specific requirements. These [...]