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Vertical Systems Group Releases 2018 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD

CenturyLink, AT&T, Verizon, Spectrum Enterprise, Comcast and Windstream Top the List In case you missed it, Vertical Systems Group recently announced that six companies achieved a position on the 2018 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD as follows: CenturyLink, AT&T, Verizon, Spectrum Enterprise, Comcast and Windstream. Vertical System Group maintains that to qualify for a rank on

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

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.

WireIE Heads to Paris and Baltimore Next Week in Hopes of Taking Home Two New Accolades

November 8th could prove to be a very big day for WireIE. The wholesale network operator specialized in the deployment of MEF-Certified Carrier Ethernet networks to Canada’s underserved markets has been shortlisted for the Capacity Global Carrier Awards and the 2016 MEF Excellence Awards. The award ceremonies for both will be held next week, November

The Cloud Doesn’t Work without the Network

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

Lightower Fiber Networks Expands Across Staten Island

Lightower Fiber Networks just expanded its all-fiber network throughout Staten Island. The expansion will serve hundreds of new locations in the borough and also creates a new, shorter path around Manhattan from New Jersey to points north and east of New York. Avoiding Manhattan entirely, this new shorter route is perfect for businesses wanting to

MRV Launched Next-Gen Carrier Ethernet Access Device with Software-enabled Scalability

MRV Communications™ announced today the launch of the OptiSwitch® OS-V Series.  The OS-V is its next generation portfolio of modular and compact, MEF CE 2.0 Certified 1GbE and 10GbE Carrier Ethernet access devices.  MRV’s OS-V series is delivered in two platforms; the OS-V8 fixed configuration platform and the OS-V20 modular platform, which has two expansion slots

RCN Business Has Nice Touch

RCN Business announced today that Nice Touch Communications (NTC), a global technology consulting firm, has joined its Agent Program. NTC will now have the ability to leverage RCN’s full suite of data, video and voice services and gain access to RCN’s 6,200 fiber miles across five major markets. NTC boasts 18 years in the industry and

Lightwave Recognizes MRV Communications For Pro-Vision® (Service Provisioning and Orchestration Software) and OptiPacket® OP-X1

MRV Communications™, Inc. announced today that its Pro-Vision® service provisioning and orchestration software was recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews with a score of 4.5 out of a possible five points. Judges praised the product, calling it an “excellent software solution that efficiently and effectively addresses a multitude of  operator concerns.” The Lightwave Innovation Reviews program distinguishes

RCN Business Bolsters Capabilities In New Jersey for Channel Partners

Through its expanded partnership with Cross River Fiber, RCN Business bolsters IT options for its channel partners throughout New Jersey. Leveraging Cross River Fiber’s dense fiber network, RCN Business agents will have the ability to sell Ethernet services up to 10Gbps and voice products, including next-generation Hosted Voice and Business Trunks. The partnership also provides

RCN Business Establishes Point of Presence at 401 North Broad Street

RCN Business is kicking off 2016 with a bang. On Jan. 11, the company announced expansion into Telehouse’s data center located at 85 10th Avenue in New York City. Today, the communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video released news that it has established a point of presence (PoP) at Netrality Properties’ 401 North Broad

Citynet, the IT Brand of Hall AG, Extends Network with MRV’s Newest Equipment

MRV Communications, the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions, announced today the expansion of its longstanding partnership with Citynet, a regional carrier network in Austria. Citynet serves the Inn Valley’s large enterprise and many residential customers, as well as many mountain ski resorts and lift infrastructure. Citynet also provides DSL, dedicated fiber, VPN, IP TV and Cloud

RCN Business Upgrades Its Ethernet Network to 100 Gigabits

RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video, announces today the upgrade of its Ethernet network backbone to include 100 Gigabit per second links. Offering scalable bandwidth capabilities across its carrier-grade fiber-optic network infrastructure, RCN Business can now deploy Ethernet services from 3Mbps to 100Gbps. As an MEF CE (Carrier

MRV’s OptiSwitch® Empowers Lightower Fiber Networks to Streamline Carrier Ethernet Service Deployment

MRV Communications™, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRVC) (“MRV®”) announced today that Lightower Fiber Networks has expanded its footprint of MRV’s OptiSwitch® Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) service demarcation and first mile aggregation platform. This was done to support an increased number of fiber connections and bandwidth-rich services as Lightower grows its service footprint. Lightower utilizes the OptiSwitch platform at the customer premises

RCN Business White Paper Deals with Disaster

Disaster can strike at any time. And organizations need to be prepared. This week, RCN Business has released a white paper that deals with this issue. "When Disaster Strikes," is a free resource that covers the ins and outs of disaster recovery and business continuity planning. Disaster recovery is the ability to rebound from a disaster, whether natural

iRiS and NGN Combine Network Reach

One dense interconnected fiber network is better than two separate networks operating on their own! iRiS Networks and NGN seem to agree with that philosophy as the duo announced today they have interconnected to combine their network reach between Tennessee and North Georgia. The two companies have established a fiber Ethernet interconnection which will enhance

Connecting the College Campus: FirstLight Fiber’s Services Enhance Hudson Valley Community College

To address its growing bandwidth needs, Hudson Valley Community College (HVCC), the second-largest institution of higher learning in the Capital Region of New York State, has opted for FirstLight’s fiber-based Internet and Ethernet Private Line (EPL) services. FirstLight provides Internet connectivity to HVCC’s 120-acre main campus, while its Ethernet service provides dedicated, point-to-point, scalable connectivity

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