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Award Wins Continue for LightRiver – Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Provides by CRN®

By |2019-04-12T18:14:01-04:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: awards, Factory Built Network, IT, Network Solutions, Optical Networking, tech, Tech Awards, technology award, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

CRN's Tech Elite 250 List Recognizes Highest Achieving  Solution Providers in Vendor Certifications Congratulations are yet again in store for the amazing  LightRiver, the premier optical network integration solution provider for next generation, multi-vendor, Factory Built Networks® and netFLEX®, Transport Domain Orchestration Software solutions. CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named LightRiver to its [...]

SEIMITSU Selects Colo Atl as it Expands Broadband Network Across Southeast US

By |2019-04-09T13:30:27-04:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, data center news, fiber network, fiber network, Georgia Technology Center, interconnection, IT, meet me room, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Announced today at PTC’19, SEIMITSU Business Technology Solutions has selected Colo Atl for colocation and connectivity services. In the midst of expanding its own broadband network across the Southeast US region, Seimitsu sought premium colocation space in Atlanta, with the ability to easily interconnect with strategic carrier partners and key business partners at 55 Marietta, with [...]

FirstLight Provides Internet and WAN Services to Alfred State College

By |2018-10-03T11:22:03-04:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: customer win, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, General, Internet, IT, shared IT, software, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

FirstLight’s comprehensive fiber-based solutions provide connectivity for faculty, staff, and students.    Alfred State College (ASC) has selected FirstLight to provide faculty, staff, and students of the college high-quality Internet and fiber optic wide area network (WAN) connectivity across the entire college footprint. FirstLight has supplied back up Internet service to Alfred State College, enabling increased bandwidth and [...]

‘Bull Moose Club’ Coworking Space in Albany Chooses FirstLight

By |2018-09-07T10:17:00-04:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: customer win, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, shared IT, software, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

FirstLight’s Internet service provides the high quality, low latency experience needed to support its clients The Bull Moose Club, opening mid-September 2018 in Albany, NY, has selected FirstLight to provide Internet connectivity. FirstLight’s high-quality, low latency fiber connection will enable 160 members of the new coworking space, including 22 office suites, to perform efficiently with full [...]

FirstLight’s 2018 Cloud Connect Summit Takes Place May 16

By |2018-05-03T14:42:22-04:00May 3rd, 2018|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Internet, IT, tech, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Learn the latest trends in cloud computing and data management, and get a fresh perspective on disaster recovery, the Internet of Things, and unified communications at FirstLight's 2018 Cloud Connect Summit. If your business is in the Northeast US region, you must consider the upcoming Cloud Connect Summit, taking place Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the [...]

Brightlink IP CTO Joins ITEXPO 2018 Panel on Best Business Phone Systems

By |2018-02-01T09:29:26-04:00February 1st, 2018|Categories: call center solutions, cloud, Connectivity, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Global Telecommunications, IT, mobile, mobility, Network, tech, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Brightlink’s Joe White Joins RAD-INFO, Cloudonix and Sangoma Technologies on the ITEXPO “My Phone System Sucks - What are My Options” Panel Feb. 14 Heading to Fort Lauderdale this month for ITEXPO 2018? Don't miss Brightlink IP CTO, Joe White as he joins the  panel, “My Phone System Sucks — What Are My Options?” panel, moderated [...]

165 Halsey Street Unveils New eBook on Cybersecurity

By |2017-09-29T12:44:55-04:00September 29th, 2017|Categories: Cybersecurity, Data Center, DDoS, ebooks, IT, Network, Security, tech, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Happy Friday! We've got some new content for your reading pleasure. 165 Halsey Street has just launched another eBook, "Network Security: Challenges and Opportunities for 2017/18." The brand new eBook addresses one of the hottest industry topics today: cybersecurity. In 2017, and looking into 2018, the topic of cybersecurity remains one of the hottest in the [...]

FirstLight to Enhance Healthcare Operations Management for ConvenientMD

By |2017-07-26T13:33:07-04:00July 26th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data security, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, healthcare, Internet, IT, IT Infrastructure, Network, Network Solutions, Security, voice, VoIP, VoIP service|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are few industries implementing technology as rapidly into their operations as healthcare. FirstLight recognizes this, and has been working with top medical organizations to bring better connectivity and reliable networks. To that end, the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that ConvenientMD, an urgent care walk-in group with locations throughout New [...]

GI Partners Acquires KOMO Plaza in $276M Deal

By |2017-02-02T09:13:05-04:00January 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 [...]

Salus Telehealth, Inc., Announces New Board of Directors

By |2016-11-18T20:50:18-04:00November 18th, 2016|Categories: business collaboration, business expansion, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, healthcare, Inc., IT, JSA Clients, Technology, technology trends, Telehealth, Telemedicine, Video Conferencing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Salus Telehealth, Inc. - a market leader within the telehealth industry - is continuing an exciting transition following its recent merger with VideoMedicine, the world’s first mobile, free-market doctor network. This week, the company announced its new seven-member board of directors as it strives to offer a true end-to-end telemedicine solution that will reduce the overall cost of healthcare as well [...]

Avotus Announces Enhanced Usage Reporting for Unified Communications Now Compatible with Skype for Business

By |2016-09-15T13:30:39-04:00September 15th, 2016|Categories: Avotus, Avotus Corporation, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, enterprise, IT, James Martino, unified communications, VoIP|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Skype for Business has exploded onto the scene since being introduced to the market. More and more, enterprises are learning that they need a tool that provides full visibility into this solution. Enter Avotus. The leading provider of Intelligent Communications Management (ICM) solutions, announced today that its award-winning Enhanced Usage Reporting (EUR) for Unified Communications (UC) [...]

GlobeNet Awarded Best IT & Telecom Company by Valor 1000

By |2016-09-15T13:27:56-04:00September 15th, 2016|Categories: 100G, awards, Connectivity, Content Delivery, fiber, fiber network, IaaS, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, Internet Exchange, IT, JSA Clients, Latin America, lit fiber, low latency, Network, Peering exchange, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It has been said that valor grows by daring. GlobeNet has dared to push the limits of innovation with its next-generation services in Brazil, earning it the Valor 1000 Best IT & Telecom Company of 2016 award by Valor Economico. The wholesale provider of Latin and North American data network services has been busy in 2016 [...]

LightRiver Adds Seasoned Industry Experts to Its Team

By |2016-08-11T15:15:23-04:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: appointments, business expansion, business partnership, business strategy, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data network services, Factory Built Network, hybrid cloud, Internet, IT, LightRiver, Network, network equipment, Network Function Virtualization, network growth, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, network upgrade, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, SDN, Software Defined Networking, Technology, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver Technologies, Inc. has been busy on the hiring front this month. And the new folks they've brought into the fold are exceptional additions. Earlier this week, they announced the appointment of Heidi Westbrook - an incredibly talented and accomplished sales professional - as the new Sales Director of U.S. Cloud and Data Center. Ms. Westbrook brings [...]

MRV Joins the OIN in Support of Open Source Innovation

By |2016-07-26T14:06:16-04:00July 26th, 2016|Categories: B2B, IT, MRV, MRV Communcations, MRV Communications, OIN, Open Innovation, Optical Networking, Optical Transport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

  MRV supports open source collaboration.  As the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions for service providers, data center operators and enterprises, MRV announced today it had joined the Open Invention Network (OIN).  The organization is  the largest patent non-aggression community dedicated to the ongoing support of Linux and open source software. MRV has leveraged Linux [...]

Host.net appoints new Chief Technology Officer

By |2016-07-26T11:46:16-04:00July 26th, 2016|Categories: Chief Technology Officer, cloud, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, Host.net, hosting, IT, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Nick Russo, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Host.net announces the appointment of 20-year industry veteran, Nick Russo, as its new CTO. Mr. Russo will be responsible for executing the company’s technical vision, identifying technology trends and developing new IT solutions. He will also communicate the company’s technology strategy to partners, management, investors and employees.A businessman working on a touch screen. Mr. Russo will be responsible [...]

Come See Avotus at Cisco Live!

By |2016-07-11T17:58:41-04:00July 11th, 2016|Categories: Avotus, Avotus Corporation, business collaboration, business continuity, business partnership, business strategy, Events, Instant Messaging, IT, James Martino, JSA Clients, Technology, unified communications, Video, voice, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The fine folks at Avotus are taking Vegas by storm this week. Beginning today at Cisco Live, Cisco’s annual IT and communications conference, Avotus is announcing and discussing its superior level of visibility and reporting for Unified Communications (UC) applications - namely, Enhanced Usage Reporting for UC (EUR UC). This solution allows communication managers and CIOs to [...]