Gigabit internet

Fiber-Based Network Provider Fatbeam Celebrates Nearly a Decade of Growth with New Website

By |2019-02-28T15:07:22-05:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: dark fiber, education, fiber, fiber network, Gigabit internet, lit fiber, Network, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Fatbeam, a leading B2B provider of fiber-based network solutions in the Western US, has officially rebranded in order to highlight its extensive growth and competitive advantages for organizations looking for Wide Area Network (WAN) and Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) solutions. Founded in 2010, the company has dramatically evolved from a local Idaho-based provider to a dominant [...]

NGN Combines Efforts with Broadband Communities Magazine to Bring Economic Development Conference to Atlanta

By |2017-10-17T13:39:57-05:00October 17th, 2017|Categories: Broadband, Conferences, economy, Gigabit internet, Network|

Over the years, NGN has placed a large focus on providing the tools and education for Georgia community leaders to understand how to leverage their gigabit asset to promote economic development in rural areas. Last year, NGN's Georgia Gigabit Communities Summit was an important launching point for many to have these conversations and this year, the [...]

NGN Preps for Significant Increase in Network Demand Driven by Subscriber Growth in Georgia

By |2017-02-07T10:13:54-05:00February 7th, 2017|Categories: fiber, fiber network, Gigabit internet, Network, rural areas|

Since its inception, NGN has been supporting rural communities with connectivity that rivals that of the biggest urban areas in the world. This best-in-class broadband has truly empowered area residents to “live rural” and “work global.” The businesses and residents of the Georgia communities served by NGN’s Members are certainly harnessing that connectivity – as NGN [...]

Learn to Power Your Local Economy at NGN’s Georgia Gigabit Communities Summit

By |2016-09-21T14:03:23-05:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Events, fiber optics, General, Gigabit internet, Internet, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Network, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In today’s economy, having reliable and speedy access to the Internet has become a key factor in business success. Businesses that have superior broadband hold an advantage over those that have subpar access to the World Wide Web. There are many rural broadband initiatives currently taking place throughout the U.S. Communities that have top-notch connectivity edge [...]

FirstLight is Chosen Internet Provider for Colby-Sawyer College

By |2016-07-19T12:32:03-05:00July 19th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Connectivity, customer win, data, education, fiber, fiber network, Gigabit internet, Internet, jsa blog, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Colby-Sawyer College, a comprehensive college that integrates the liberal arts and sciences with professional preparation, has chosen FirstLight Fiber over several other vendors to upgrade its Internet services to 1 Gbps.  Located in the Lake Sunapee region of New Hampshire, Colby-Sawyer College sought FirstLight’s fiber-based Internet services to improve connectivity for its 1,100+ students and enhance [...]