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EdgeConneX Officially Opens its Buenos Aires Edge Data Center

By |2019-08-08T19:46:00-04:00August 8th, 2019|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, carrier, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center build, digital infrastructure, General, hybrid cloud, Latin America, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , |

Supports Burgeoning Demand from Global Cloud, Content, and Network Service Providers In a ribbon cutting ceremony welcoming local dignitaries, officials, and partners,  EdgeConneX®, announced today that it is open for business in Argentina. With significant anticipated investments, the facility is the only carrier-neutral edge data center in Buenos Aires and helps enable the digital transformation initiatives [...]

DQE Communications Wins Award for Supporting Local Businesses

By |2019-07-31T18:37:00-04:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: awards, channel partners, colocation, dark fiber, General, partnerships, Wavelengths|Tags: , , , , , , , |

DQE Communications (DQE) has won the Earl S. Punchard Partnership Award from Comstar Supply, Inc., a Pennsylvanian telecommunications equipment supplier. The award recognizes DQE Communications for working to establish a true, long-lasting relationship with Comstar Supply, thereby helping to create a thriving, local business community in the region. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, DQECommunications is one of the [...]

DRG Client Cinturion Signs Deal For Saudi Arabia Network

By |2019-07-31T12:46:44-04:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |

Earlier this month, Cinturion, a client of DRG Undersea Consulting, signed a multi-year deal worth over $70 million to build a Saudi Arabia network alongside two additional organizations. Cinturion “has chosen GCC Interconnection Authority (GCCIA) and Eithad Atheeb Telecom to land its subsea cable and provide its cross-border terrestrial network to Jordan,” according to the press [...]

Peerless Network Welcomes New Vice President of Channel Sales, Ryan Patterson

By |2019-07-30T15:08:33-04:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: channel, General, hiring news, Peerless Network|Tags: , , , |

Peerless Network has announced a new addition to its team, bringing in Ryan Patterson as Vice President of Channel Sales! Mr. Patterson will strategically focus on growing Peerless’ national channel program by recruiting new Master and Direct agents. Additionally, Ryan will concentrate on helping those businesses leverage Peerless Network’s unique cutting-edge portfolio of high-quality voice products [...]

Stream Data Centers Hires Simone Walzel To Lead Facilities Management Sales

By |2019-07-26T10:57:27-04:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Consulting, Data Center, data center build, data center construction, General, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over the past few months, Stream Data Centers, a Dallas-based provider of premium data center solutions, has been looking for someone to lead sales of its Facilities Management Solutions across the US. Now, that search has come to an end. The company just announced that Simone Walzel, as Vice President of Facilities Management Solutions, will be [...]

EdgeConneX and Rackspace Team Up On Hybrid Cloud Solutions

By |2019-07-23T11:24:56-04:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Data Center, enterprise, General, hybrid cloud, hyperscale, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

How can enterprises best leverage multi-cloud capabilities? EdgeConneX®,  and Rackspace are teaming up to enable cloud solutions at the edge.  Through a combination of EdgeConneX highly proximate edge data centers and Rackspace managed hosting, enterprises can take advantage of best in breed solutions from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft® Azure®, OpenStack®, VMware®, Google Cloud Platform™, Oracle and others. [...]

The Basic Components of a Strong PR Strategy

By |2019-07-18T14:49:52-04:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A strong public relations strategy requires a carefully thought out plan.  Without a clear set of objectives, the campaign may fall flat. A public relations campaign should fit into an organization's overall marketing strategy and corporate mission.  All messages that are incorporated into the PR plan should work to further the overall company objectives and advance [...]

DataBank Expands Pittsburgh Edge Data Center

By |2019-07-17T11:07:35-04:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: carrier, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, edge, General, tech, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Most Connected Data Center in Pittsburgh Addresses Demand for Enterprise Grade Infrastructure and Robust Interconnection Pittsburgh’s tech boom is well documented as the city transforms from rust belt to robotics row, led in part by Carnegie Mellon University. CMU’s Center for Technology Transfer and Enterprise Creation has led to hundreds of new companies, raising more than [...]

eStruxture Formally Launches New Channel Partner Program

By |2019-07-10T18:33:29-04:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: channel partners, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, General, partnerships|Tags: , , , , |

eStruxture has announced the much-anticipated launch of its new Channel Partner Program to support sales agents, resellers, and service providers around the world. The move underscores the Pan-Canadian data center operator's commitment to offing more choice for enterprises worldwide.  Designed to facilitate easier access to eStruxture’s portfolio of data center services, the program is open to [...]

FirstLight Fiber Acquires Todd Cable Construction

By |2019-07-10T16:40:43-04:00July 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 [...]

JSA Partners with the Global Women in Telco & Tech Awards & Summit

By |2019-07-10T14:57:31-04:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: awards, Capacity Media, Diversity, Gender, General, JS&A News, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, women in tech, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

JSA is a proud partner of the 1st annual Global Women in Telco & Tech Awards & Summit! We invite you to join us in celebrating the contributions and achievements of women in telco & tech and shine a light on the companies that encourage diversity and inclusion within the workplace. This event was specifically designed to facilitate change [...]

NJFX Discusses New Partnerships and Providing Connectivity to the EU and LATAM Markets at ITW 2019

By |2019-07-10T11:44:31-04:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This year at ITW Roy Hillard, VP of Business Development at NJFX, and Felix Seda, General Manager, had a chance to sit down with JSA TV to discuss all of the exciting new initiatives NJFX has coming down the pipeline to increase connectivity between the US, Europe, and Latin America. From the Nordic Gateway to their [...]

DataBank Pushes to the Edge, Focuses on “NFL Cities” in Market Expansion

By |2019-07-10T09:14:19-04:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ATL1 unveiled as part of edge market and high performance computing focus ITW was the perfect place to announce DataBank's new ATL1 data center in downtown Atlanta. The facility has unique capabilities specifically designed for the thousands of computer scientists, software developers, IT leaders and professionals located within a three-block radius of the facility, along with [...]

Data Center Austin Conference Announces All Star Speaker Lineup      

By |2019-07-10T12:21:47-04:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: artificial intelligence, cloud computing, Data Center, digital infrastructure, Events, General, IoT, Smart Cities, tech event, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

Star-studded lineup to discuss the technological developments that are changing the world The fifth annual Data Center Austin Conference (DCAC) to be held September 24-25, 2019 in Austin, Texas was created to explore the latest on emerging technologies and how to impact change within the data center industry. DCAC just announced its initial roster of speakers including: Priscilla Johnson, [...]

netsapiens CEO joins Cloud Communications Alliance Board of Directors

By |2019-07-08T19:20:14-04:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: call center solutions, CEO, cloud, Cloud service provider, General, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, unified communications, Virtual PBX, VoIP, VoIP service, VoIP service providers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Raising the profile of the cloud communications industry - that’s one aspiration propelling Anand Buch to push his company, netsapiens, to deliver award-winning unified communications solutions to service providers. It is also central to the mission of the Cloud Communications Alliance, a global non-profit peer organization comprised of industry leading companies focused on cloud communications services. [...]

NJFX to Speak at Subsea EMEA in Marseille – Sharing Insights About the Nordic Gateway

By |2019-07-03T09:55:52-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable landing station, colocation, General, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Nordics - What is Fueling the Region’s Subsea Connectivity? Roy Hilliard, VP of NJFX  heads to Marseille July 8 -10 to help answer that question. Speaking at Capacity’s Subsea EMEA conference in Marseille, France,  Roy will share his unique insights and experience. NJFX was recently announced as the conduit in the US for Bulk Infrastructure's Nordic [...]