IP transit

Net Neutrality Vote is In: So is this Good or Bad for Telecom? We Want to Hear From You!

By |2017-12-14T15:58:05-05:00December 14th, 2017|Categories: applications services, bandwidth, community news, Connectivity, Global Telecommunications, Government, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Managed Security, Net Neutrality, Network, Security, Telecom, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The ruling we’ve been waiting for is now in the books: the FCC, in a 3-2 vote today, approved the measure to remove the net neutrality rules it put into effect two years ago, preventing Internet providers from blocking and throttling traffic and offering paid fast lanes. Specifically, the FCC is removing the rules barring ISPs [...]

France-IX hits milestone of ten 100Gbps ports delivered

By |2017-05-17T13:12:17-05:00May 16th, 2017|Categories: 100G, European Service Provider, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, ITW, peering, Peering exchange, service providers, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

This week, the ITW 2017 floor has been buzzing with exciting news. One company in particular being France-IX and their impressive IXP growth reflects winning formula of strong traffic increase and affordable pricing. France-IX, the premier Internet Peering Service Provider in France, announced that it delivered its tenth 100Gbps port last month. The first members to sign up [...]

The Future of Streaming Depends on IP Services Excellence

By |2017-02-09T09:43:27-05:00February 9th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, c-level, community news, Connectivity, Content Delivery, Digital Television, Internet of Everything, Internet Protocols, internet traffic, IoT, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, IP-based video, IPTV, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, mobile broadband connectivity, mobile broadband data services, mobile broadband services, Open Letter Series, Point of Presence, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video, Video Conferencing, Video On Demand, video streaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Eric Contag, President and CEO of GlobeNet In the past few years, the transition from legacy services to IP services has surged significantly within the video and entertainment industries, due to the onset of a variety of emerging technologies. Over-The-Top (OTT), Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are the newcomers that demand top-tier data transmission [...]

GI Partners Acquires KOMO Plaza in $276M Deal

By |2017-02-02T09:13:05-05:00January 5th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, Asia Pacific, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Building Information Modeling, business acquisition, carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, General, interconnection, Internet, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, IT, JS&A News, meet me room, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

GI Partners just expanded its very high profile ‘technology’ property portfolio. With its recent acquisition of KOMO Plaza for $276M, a state-of-the-art carrier hotel and data center facility, GI Partners now has the entire U.S. West Coast covered. As a leading alternative asset manager, San Francisco-based GI Partners also owns the iconic One Wilshire building, located [...]

Hibernia Networks Steps up Security for Global IP Transit

By |2016-11-22T10:16:14-05:00November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Cybersecurity, IP transit, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks has introduced Border Gateway Protocol Flow Specification (BGP Flowspec) for its global IP transit services. The new capability provides network operators and enterprise customers a tool enabling them to more quickly address DDoS threats, which are on the rise. According to Arbor Networks’ 2016 Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report, multi-vector DDoS attacks increased to 56 [...]

Hibernia Networks Expands Presence at Fibre Centre in Moncton, NB, Canada

By |2016-10-27T14:30:14-05:00October 27th, 2016|Categories: Canada, Connectivity, Data Center, Ethernet, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, IP transit, low latency, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks has upgraded its presence at Fibre Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, providing regional businesses enhanced international reach via its low latency routes between North America, Europe and the rest of the world. Customers now benefit from access to Hibernia Networks’ full suite of Optical, Ethernet and IP services connecting through the Fibre Centre [...]

Lightower Expands its Fiber Network throughout North Carolina

By |2016-10-12T08:55:57-05:00October 12th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, dark fiber, data, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, General, Government, higher education, hybrid cloud, IP transit, Lightower, lit fiber, long haul, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks is expanding its high-performance fiber network within ‘The Tarheel’ state. Adding over 365 fiber route miles, Lightower’s fiber build in North Carolina will serve thousands of organizations located in downtown Raleigh and Charlotte, including Fortune 500 companies, educational institutions, and governments. The expansion of 120 miles to Lightower’s existing network in Raleigh, along [...]

Lightower Awarded GSA IT Schedule 70 Contract

By |2016-09-19T10:02:02-05:00September 19th, 2016|Categories: 100G, data, Data Center, Dedicated Internet Access, disaster recovery, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, General, Government, Internet, IP Solutions, IP transit, Lightower, network provider, Optical Networking, Technology, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks is now able to deliver its all-fiber network services to any federal government agency, as well as to state and local governments through a new cooperative purchasing contract. With the award of a U.S. Government Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) 070 contract, Lightower is now part of a pre-approved list of [...]

GlobeNet Enhances IP and IaaS Services in Brazil with New Access to IXPs/PTTs

By |2016-08-05T09:06:29-05:00August 5th, 2016|Categories: colocation, IaaS, IP Solutions, IP transit, jsa blog, Network, network upgrade|Tags: , , , , , |

Yesterday, GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of data network and infrastructure services in the Americas announced an enhancement of its IP and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) services in Brazil. The improvement is made possible by new access to key Internet Exchange Points (IXPs/PTTs) in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Both key IXPs are managed by CGI.br [...]

Transtelco Turns to Hibernia Networks’ IP Service Platform to Address Growing Regional Demand

By |2016-05-10T12:55:04-05:00May 10th, 2016|Categories: business partnership, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, Internet Service Providers, IP transit, JSA Clients, Latin America, long haul, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, network operators, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks is providing additional capacity to Transtelco’s IP backbone in order to address growing regional demand. Transtelco owns and operates long-haul and metropolitan fiber networks in the Southern US and Mexico with unique facilities-based network on both sides of the border. It’s IP transit capacity needs have increased three-fold, which led Transtelco to turn to [...]

NYI Celebrates 20 Years

By |2016-04-19T08:51:35-05:00April 19th, 2016|Categories: Apple, Application, Applications, applications services, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business continuity, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, General, hosting, hybrid cloud, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Protocols, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Solutions, IP transit, managed services, service providers, Speaking Event, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The past 20 years are full of technology milestones and innovations. Looking back here are just a few: - Amazon introduced its 1-Click feature, which enabled customers to securely store their credit card info and make purchases with a single tap of their mouse - Apple introduced the iPhone - We also got Uber, formed as [...]

Want Strong Internet Performance? Peer Your Traffic.

By |2016-02-16T11:41:03-05:00February 15th, 2016|Categories: business strategy, c-level, community news, Connectivity, DE-CIX, General, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet of Everything, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, Open Letter Series, Peering exchange, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Harald A. Summa, DE-CIX CEO, Explains the Importance of Peering Internet users hate it if phone calls and videos are choppy or cut off due to poor quality; advertisers really dislike it when viewers can’t see the ads they paid so much money for. In times of exponentially growing Internet traffic and more sophisticated and bandwidth-consuming [...]

RCN Business Lights Javits Center, The Marketplace for the World

By |2016-02-02T09:42:08-05:00February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Broadband, carrier, Dedicated Internet Access, enterprise, General, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet Exchange, IP transit, SMB, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, VoIP|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over 39,000 companies choose Javits Center as their preferred venue every year. With 840,000+ sq. ft. of flexible exhibition space, the facility can accommodate any size event at any time. By choosing  RCN Business to deploy its resilient fiber into this venue, Javits center now has a fully redundant IT infrastructure for its Internet and VOIP [...]

GlobeNet Takes Europe!

By |2015-06-24T08:02:12-05:00June 24th, 2015|Categories: architecture, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable, carrier, Connectivity, Content Delivery, DE-CIX, European Service Provider, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, IP transit, JSA Clients, Latin America, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, peering, Peering exchange, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today at Telecom Exchange in New York City, GlobeNet announced an extension of its network that connects its customers to key Internet exchanges in Amsterdam (AMS-IX), Frankfurt (DE-CIX) and London (LINX). The expansion allows GlobeNet to provide its full suite of existing L2/L3 service offerings, which enables direct private connectivity from Latin America to Europe. The [...]

RCN Helps Future Proof Your Company with the Gold Standard

By |2015-03-10T14:27:24-05:00March 9th, 2015|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, education, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), General, High Speed Internet, higher education, Internet, Internet Service Providers, IP Solutions, IP transit, metro ethernet, Network, SMB, Technology, Telecom, telecom infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Demand for business Ethernet is expected to grow by 26% by 2018. So what is spurring this growth and why are businesses eager to leverage Ethernet within their telecom infrastructures? The benefits are many and RCN Business’ new Ethernet eBook explores the options and how companies across many verticals are using it within their communications. Recognized since the [...]

A Necessary Solution for a Common Telecom Problem: Teleco.IO Develops Sophisticated API

By |2015-01-15T16:12:17-05:00January 15th, 2015|Categories: applications services, business collaboration, business questions, business strategy, Company Launch, Connectivity, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, interconnection, Internet foundation, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, IP-based video, IT, Network, network equipment, network upgrade, partnerships, Research, research and development, sales teams, software, Software Defined Networking, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom media, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Video, voice, VoIP, VoIP service, VoIP service providers, website launch|

C9VoIP, VoIP provider servicing small business, enterprise, and wholesale clients, had a problem. They were preparing to integrate its providers into an admin/client portal, when they quickly realized the task was easier said than done. Having to juggle the API functions of more than two providers proved to be a very cumbersome process, taking a lot [...]