Fiber to the Home

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. [...]

Georgia’s First 100% Fiber-to-the-Home Provider, Southern Fibernet, Selects Colo Atl Data Center

By | 2016-01-26T10:26:30+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Categories: big data, Big Data connectivity, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business expansion, business partnership, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, Cloud service provider, colocation, community news, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center design, data center expansion, data center news, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Colo Atl, the leading provider of network-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection solutions at 55 Marietta Street in Atlanta, GA, announces today that Southern Fibernet Corporation (SFN), a premier Southeast fiber optic Internet provider, has completed a fiber installation in Colo Atl’s facility in downtown Atlanta. SFN, a communications technology company that provides via the SFN [...]

NGN Acquires ABT and Improves Connectivity for the North Georgia Region

By | 2015-08-04T16:11:28+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, Connectivity, Design, economy, education, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, Internet, Internet Service Providers, jsa blog, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, network upgrade, NGN Online News, rural areas, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Wholesale Carrier, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NGN Connect announced today that it has acquired Appalachian Broadband Technologies (ABT), a locally owned wireless Internet service provider located in Cleveland, Georgia. This acquisition allows NGN Connect to expand its service area by utilizing ABT’s wireless infrastructure to effectively deploy high speed broadband to areas that are otherwise underserved by fiber optic service. “We are very excited [...]

Axiom Fiber Networks Announces New PoP at Telx’s New York City Facilities

By | 2015-05-11T09:51:37+00:00 May 11th, 2015|Categories: Axiom Fiber Networks, business collaboration, business partnership, business strategy, carrier, carrier hotel, colocation, community news, Connectivity, Content Delivery, dark fiber, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, Events, fiber, fiber network, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, global expansion, interconnection, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, Meetings, Network, network growth, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, Point of Presence, PR, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Axiom Fiber Networks announces it has set up a Point of Presence (PoP) with all three of Telx’s New York City facilities. Telx customers can now leverage Axiom’s dark fiber to gain connectivity to any of the 600+ customers within their New York City ecosystem.  The expansion into the three data centers is part of Axiom [...]

United Fiber & Data Sets Sight on Newark, NJ

By | 2013-11-21T10:47:28+00:00 November 21st, 2013|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, Connectivity, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network route, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data announces the completion of its Northern New Jersey fiber pull from Harrison, across the Passaic River and into Newark. The completed route is one lateral of the redundant ring into the carrier hotel located at 165 Halsey Street, meeting the demand for a diverse route connecting Newark to Manhattan. Watch as UFD [...]

UFD Founders Win Pennsylvania Governor’s Award for the Arts

By | 2013-11-15T11:28:45+00:00 November 15th, 2013|Categories: awards, Broadband, community news, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network provider, network route, Tech Awards, Technology, United Fiber & Data|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Late last month, United Fiber & Data founders Patrick Dahlheimer, Chad Gracey and Chad Taylor were honored with the 2013 Pennsylvania Governor’s Award for the Arts. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett presented the “Arts Innovation Award” to Gracey, Taylor and Dalheimer, three of the founding members of the rock band +LIVE+. [...]

Tech Valley Communications Adopts Name of Network; Company Now FirstLight Fiber

By | 2013-09-23T12:41:54+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|Categories: colocation, Company Launch, company rebrand, economy, enterprise, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Internet, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In big company rebrand news today, FirstLight Fiber (formerly known as Tech Valley Communications), announced today the formal rebranding of Tech Valley Communications to FirstLight Fiber. Adopting the name it used for its fiber optic network, this announcement reflects the ongoing geographic expansion of FirstLight and its enhanced set of capabilities, which include Data, Internet Access, [...]

Industry Veteran, Dr. Larry Tarof, Joins Optelian

By | 2013-07-24T09:04:14+00:00 July 24th, 2013|Categories: architecture, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

    Optelian is proud to announce that Dr. Larry Tarof has joined its Versawave division to lead the design and development of Optelian’s next generation of opto-electronic devices. “We’re extremely excited to have Dr. Tarof join the Optelian team,” said Optelian CEO, Dave Weymouth. “The technical leadership that he brings to the Versawave division will [...]

It’s Official – TelJet Longhaul is Now Tech Valley Communications

By | 2013-07-01T10:32:36+00:00 July 1st, 2013|Categories: business acquisition, carrier, carrier ethernet, colocation, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, network growth, network provider, network route, rural areas, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Completed acquisition creates one of the largest and most dense fiber-based networks throughout Upstate New York and Northern New England As of today, Tech Valley Communications (TVC) now operates one of the largest and most dense fiber networks in Upstate New York, Northern New England and into Canada, totaling more than 190,000 fiber miles and nearly [...]

Tech Valley Communications Team Expands Again

By | 2013-05-21T09:57:41+00:00 May 21st, 2013|Categories: appointments, Broadband, data network services, economy, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, hiring news, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

 TVC Appoints Senior Director of Marketing and Product Management, a Newly Created Role that Supports the Company’s Next Phase of Growth  Congratulations to Tech Valley Communications (TVC), a facilities based telecommunications service provider operating networks in New York and Northern New England. The company today announced the appointment of Maura Mahoney as Senior Director of Marketing [...]

Ceragon Receives First Orders for FibeAir IP-20C® from PEG Bandwidth

By | 2013-02-20T14:54:50+00:00 February 20th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, business partnership, dark fiber, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, rural areas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Ceragon Networks announces that it has received initial orders from PEG Bandwidth for the FibeAir IP20-C, Ceragon’s recently launched, new generation of multi-core, packet radio solutions. PEG Bandwidth selected Ceragon’s FibeAir IP-20C to complement their extensive, 12-state fiber network because of its ability to deliver unmatched capacity throughout the backhaul network at a low total cost of ownership (TCO). The deployment [...]

Allied Fiber CEO to Speak at Metro Connect 2013

By | 2013-02-18T17:30:55+00:00 February 18th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business strategy, carrier, Conferences, dark fiber, economy, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, JS&A News, network growth, network route, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|

Hunter Newby, CEO of Allied Fiber, will be speaking at MetroConnect 2013 at 5:15pm on Wednesday, February 20th in Miami FL. The event promises to be a great networking opportunity and bring metro and local access providers from the US together to meet the market and discuss strategy for the year ahead. Hunter’s presentation is titled [...]

Hunter Newby, CEO of Allied Fiber, speaks to Gigabit Nation

By | 2013-02-11T19:50:07+00:00 February 11th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, Financial, Internet Protocols, Internet Service Providers, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, low latency, mobile broadband connectivity, mobile broadband services, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|

Hunter Newby, CEO of Allied Fiber, recently spoke with Gigabit Nation on a radio interview about the possible appointment of Susan Crawford  as Chairman of the FCC and the current state of the country’s need for a nationwide broadband network. Hunter believes Susan Crawford would be a positive decision because she understands how networks work and [...]

‘Unleashing Human Ingenuity’ Through Bringing High-Speed Internet to All Americans

By | 2013-01-25T12:29:52+00:00 January 25th, 2013|Categories: Applications, appointments, bandwidth, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, business strategy, competitor, Compliance, Content Delivery, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Financial, Government, interconnection, Internet, mobile, mobile broadband connectivity, network congestion, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A recent article in the New York Times by Susan Crawford titled ‘How to Get High-Speed Internet to All Americans’ highlights the critical need for all Americans to have high-speed Internet access. Susan quotes President Obama’s address opening his second term that Americans need to act together to "build the roads and networks and research labs [...]

The Optica Advantage, as told by Bulldog Cable and Cambridge Telephone Company

By | 2013-01-11T19:01:07+00:00 January 11th, 2013|Categories: business partnership, case studies, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, General, Government, network growth, partnerships, Telecom, wireless, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Optica Network Technologies, a nationally recognized designer and builder of complex wireless and wireline communications networks, is gearing up for a very busy and productive 2013. Optica leverages more than 30 years of experience in dark fiber, lit services, Internet access, microwave & wireless, cable TV, local and long distance telephone services and Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH). The [...]

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