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Precision OT Offers Bluetooth® Enabled Optical Transceiver Tuning

By |2019-09-27T18:16:57-05:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: fiber, network equipment, network operators, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Company to provide live demo of its new Bluetooth-Enabled Tuning Box at SCTE Expo, Sept. 30 to Oct. 3, 2019 According to Precision OT’s CEO, Todd Davis, managing the logistics of an optical network can get difficult without tunable transceivers and the technology required to tune them. That’s why the company has announced the launch of [...]

DE-CIX and EdgeConneX Work Together in Munich

By |2019-09-26T16:33:01-05:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, DE-CIX, edge, fiber, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet Exchange, peering, Peering exchange, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX ®, pioneers in edge data center development, and DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator, just shared some exciting news out of Munich today. In order to improve its ability to handle surging volumes of network traffic in southern Germany and beyond, DE-CIX is upgrading its equipment in the EdgeConneX Munich (EDCMUC01) data center [...]

Wirewerks Unveils the Industry’s Smallest Footprint and Highest Density Optical Distribution Frame

By |2019-09-25T14:29:38-05:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: cable, fiber, Optical Networking|Tags: , , , , , |

Today Wirewerks announced the global launch of its new NextSTEP™ Fiber Distribution Frame (NSDF) at the ISE EXPO in Fort Worth, TX. It is the industry’s first high-density modular fiber distribution frame designed to install in any standard 19” rack or cabinet.  As part of the multi-award winning NextSTEP Technology™ Fiber Management System, the NSDF system [...]

InterGlobix President to Lead Subsea Workshop at Cowen Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit

By |2019-08-08T08:24:09-05:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: cable, cable landing station, Conferences, Data Center, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Speaking Panel, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

August 13th Workshop will cover the increasingly popular topic of the convergence of datacenters, subsea and terrestrial fiber as part of the digital infrastructure  InterGlobix LLC, a global solutions company focused on the convergence of datacenters, terrestrial fiber and subsea fiber today announced that InterGlobix’s President, Vinay Nagpal will lead a workshop on the topic of [...]

Southern Telecom Supports Fiber Network Expansion for Major Telecom Carrier Hotel

By |2019-07-30T14:43:10-05:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: carrier hotel, colocation, data center tour, fiber network, fiber network, ITW, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Substantial conduit project in downtown Atlanta enables expansion with new high-density fiber cable deployment Following a very successful ITW 2019 for Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, which included several onsite tours of its 270 Peachtree colocation facility during the event, the company has announced today a new development in its substantial conduit [...]

FirstLight Fiber Acquires Todd Cable Construction

By |2019-07-10T16:40:43-05:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, construction, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, General|Tags: , , , , |

 FirstLight has announced that it has acquired Todd Cable Construction, enhancing the Company’s ability to expand its fiber network and facilitate continued growth by adding a proven team with robust construction capabilities and services.  The transaction will create a business unit focused on turnkey construction services supporting the company's continued growth. “Top notch construction services can [...]

Hylan Accelerates Growth in Western U.S.

By |2019-07-09T17:05:58-05:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: construction, DAS, fiber, fiber network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Hylan announced it is expanding its operations out west with the opening of three new Hylan West offices in Arizona and California. Hylan West, a Phoenix-based construction company and a division of Hylan, recently opened new offices in Phoenix, AZ., Long Beach, Calif., and Sacramento, Calif., to accommodate the growth of much-needed fiber and telecommunications construction [...]

GlobeNet Completes Marine Survey for Malbec Subsea Cable

By |2019-06-24T20:41:17-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, fiber, Global Telecommunications, International Telecoms Week, JSA Clients, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, tech event, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Malbec subsea cable to Argentina is well on its way! Today, at ITW 2019, GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of telecoms infrastructure in the Americas, reported that it has completed the marine survey for its new undersea infrastructure. The cable system will link the Brazilian cities of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo to Buenos Aires, [...]

Atlanta Colocation Facility Tours with Southern Telecom During ITW 2019

By |2019-06-13T12:48:54-05:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, data center tour, fiber, fiber network, fiber network, fiber optics, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , |

ITW attendees can reserve tours for Southern Telecom’s 270 Peachtree colocation facility on June 24 and 25 Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, will be offering two daily tours of its 270 Peachtree Colocation Facility during the 2019 International Telecoms Week, taking place June 23 to 26 at the Hyatt Regency & Marriott [...]

eX² Technology Spearheads $34M Intelligent Transportation System Project in Indiana

By |2019-06-10T14:49:06-05:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: fiber, fiber optics, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, intelligent site management, intelligent transportation system, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, transportation|Tags: , , , , , |

Officially announced at ITS America in Washington DC last week, eX2 Technology LLC has finalized an agreement with the Indiana Toll Road Concession Company LLC (ITRCC) to extend the fiber optic backbone and intelligent transportation system (ITS) along the I-80/I-90 Indiana Toll Road. A single source solution for those seeking to build, scale or upgrade their [...]

Georgia Transmission Corporation Selects STI for New Dark Fiber Route

By |2019-05-30T09:11:16-05:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: business partnership, colocation, dark fiber, data center tour, fiber, fiber network, International Telecoms Week, network growth, network route, rural areas, Rural Telecom, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Dark fiber route connects Central Georgia EMC headquarters in Jackson, Georgia to GTC’s statewide fiber backbone Southern Telecom, Inc., a subsidiary of Southern Company,  has entered an agreement with Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) for a new dark fiber route between GTC’s fiber backbone to Central Georgia EMC headquarters in Jackson, Georgia. GTC is jointly owned by [...]

Stellar Keynote and Impactful Conversations Expected at TEX NYC

By |2019-10-10T17:12:49-05:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, c-level, CEO Roundtable, cloud, Connectivity, Cybersecurity, Data Center, fiber, General, Media and Technology (TMT), Network, Network Security, OTT, Smart Cities, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In case you missed it, Telecom Exchange announced the keynote lineup for its flagship NYC event, taking place at the W Hoboken next week, featuring Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla of the City of Hoboken and Dr. Kevin Ryan of the Stevens Institute of Technology. This week’s interactive video further explores the keynote presentation and what you [...]

FirstLight Extends Fiber Network and Enhances Capabilities in Maine

By |2019-05-01T15:48:56-05:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: 5G, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, data network services, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight, Internet|Tags: , , , , , , |

    FirstLight has implemented plans to add new fiber builds and product introductions to support growing bandwidth needs throughout the state of Maine. FirstLight has consistently undertaken projects to expand and enhance its fiber footprint throughout Maine to continue to meet the demand for fiber-based broadband communications services. FirstLight is currently in the process of [...]

Incredible Speakers and Unparalleled Discussions Expected at the Upcoming TEX NYC CEO Roundtables

By |2019-05-01T13:30:51-05:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, Blockchain, c-level, CEO, CEO Roundtable, colocation, CSuite, Data Center, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, JSA Events, Media and Technology (TMT), Network, Network Security, New Jersey, New York, OTT, Smart Cities, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With TEX NYC right around the corner, this latest interactive video highlights our absolutely stellar speaker line-up that will discuss and collaborate on the industry’s hottest topics. Here’s a quick rundown of our CEO Roundtables: Roundtable 1: New Requirements for Smart Cities: 5G, IoT & Network Security Roundtable 2: New Laws for Humans vs. Machines: Safeguarding [...]

Intelligently Meet, Network and Collaborate on the TEX Portal

By |2019-04-17T15:44:37-05:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, artificial intelligence, c-level, carrier, CEO, CEO Roundtable, Chief Information Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, Chief Technology Officer, cloud, Conferences, Connectivity, Content Delivery, CSuite, Cybersecurity, Data Center, Events, fiber, Financial, General, Investment Banking, IoT, JSA Events, Media and Technology (TMT), Network, OTT, tech, Telecom, telecom event|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Check out our latest interactive video all about the TEX Portal. This forward-thinking platform was designed to bridge the gap between events as well as enhance the TEX Community 24/7/365. So what is the TEX Portal? The TEX Portal is your place to intelligently meet, network and collaborate with other top tech, telecom, data center, content [...]

FirstLight Provides Connectivity to Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home

By |2019-03-27T11:34:51-05:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Connectivity, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, Internet|Tags: , , , , , |

Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, has selected FirstLight to provide Internet connectivity throughout its campus. The upgrade enables students to collaborate on important projects regarding history, agriculture, and economics. Hildene, taken from two Old English words meaning “hill and valley with stream,” is considered to be one of the nation’s most important Lincoln sites, second only [...]