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Telecom Exchange NYC Addresses The State of Financial Networks

By |2019-04-11T10:44:58-04:00April 11th, 2019|Categories: CEO, CEO Roundtable, Events, Financial, General, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Events, Network, network congestion, network growth, network operators, network route, Network Safeguards, Network Security, network upgrade, networking event, New Jersey, New York, Roundtable, Speaking Event, Speaking Panel, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Telecom Exchange (TEX) NYC,  is right around the corner! Mark your calendar for May 14-15th at The W Hoboken. Join other industry thought leaders in one room as we discuss the challenges and opportunities facing data centers, telecom providers, tech and finance companies, and set the agenda for action in the next twelve months ahead. Our [...]

Lightower Fiber Networks Expands Across Staten Island

By |2016-06-15T08:33:32-04:00June 15th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, business expansion, dark fiber, data, data network services, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, General, Internet, Lightower, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro ethernet, Network, network congestion, network equipment, network growth, Technology, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks just expanded its all-fiber network throughout Staten Island. The expansion will serve hundreds of new locations in the borough and also creates a new, shorter path around Manhattan from New Jersey to points north and east of New York. Avoiding Manhattan entirely, this new shorter route is perfect for businesses wanting to reduce [...]

DE-CIX Completes Core Infrastructure Upgrade to Its Flagship Apollon Platform

By |2013-07-24T09:04:45-04:00July 24th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, Ethernet, European Service Provider, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, network congestion, network growth, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX announced today the completion of upgrades to the core infrastructure of its flagship DE-CIX Apollon platform. Fully online as of July 24, 2013, the new core deployment consists of four Alcatel-Lucent 7950 XRS switches and represents a major upgrade that now enables DE-CIX to offer advanced Ethernet-based services across a highly reliable architecture. The first [...]

GCS: Helping International Carriers Receive Fair Call Rates

By |2013-03-22T17:20:01-04:00March 22nd, 2013|Categories: call center solutions, carrier, network congestion, Telecom, Telecommunications, VoIP|

Global Convergence Solutions, (GCS) a leading provider of next-generation OSS & BSS solutions, wants to help international carriers who are paying 50%, 60%, and 70% more than market rate for calls terminated in the US and receiving subpar traffic as a result. Although market rates for calls terminated in the US range anywhere from $0.005 to [...]

‘Unleashing Human Ingenuity’ Through Bringing High-Speed Internet to All Americans

By |2013-01-25T12:29:52-04:00January 25th, 2013|Categories: Applications, appointments, bandwidth, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, business strategy, competitor, Compliance, Content Delivery, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Financial, Government, interconnection, Internet, mobile, mobile broadband connectivity, network congestion, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A recent article in the New York Times by Susan Crawford titled ‘How to Get High-Speed Internet to All Americans’ highlights the critical need for all Americans to have high-speed Internet access. Susan quotes President Obama’s address opening his second term that Americans need to act together to "build the roads and networks and research labs [...]

Lightower Leads Discussion on Infrastructure Demand at Massachusetts Broadband Summit

By |2012-11-13T15:33:40-04:00November 13th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, business partnership, carrier, colocation, Conferences, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, education, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Global Telecommunications, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, higher education, Internet, internet traffic, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Media, network congestion, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, partnerships, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, video streaming, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks will moderate a panel titled “Building a Wired Economy: Demand in Massachusetts” as part of the Massachusetts Broadband Summit. Lightower’s Chris Williams, Director of Complex Solutions, will moderate a panel of industry executives on Wednesday evening, November 14, 2012, at the MIT Stata Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Broadband Summit is organized [...]

Lightower to Participate at COMPTEL PLUS 2012

By |2012-10-04T14:03:46-04:00October 4th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, colocation, Conferences, content delivery network, dark fiber, data network services, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, internet traffic, IP transit, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network congestion, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, partnerships, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, video streaming, Virtual Private Network, Wholesale Telecom, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The telecom industry will hold one of its big networking gatherings next week, as COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2012 gets underway in Dallas, October 7-10. Lightower Fiber Networks will be in attendance, discussing its all-fiber networking and access solutions with the carriers and suppliers onsite. “As a strong partner for the wholesale marketplace, Lightower offers partners a [...]

Allied Fiber’s CEO Agrees: “We Can’t Wait” (For Dark Fiber)

By |2012-09-04T15:57:48-04:00September 4th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, carrier, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Events, fiber, Financial, interconnection, Internet, internet traffic, Media, Meetings, mobile, network congestion, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With the start of the Democratic National Convention, now is a perfect time to take a look at President Obama’s broadband Executive Order. This topic is exactly what Allied Fiber’s CEO, Hunter Newby covered in his latest article for Internet Telephony magazine. In an article titled ‘“We Can’t Wait”…For Dark Fiber’, Hunter takes a look at [...]

Colo Atl's "Hands On" Approach Perfect for GTT

By |2012-07-20T13:40:47-04:00July 20th, 2012|Categories: colocation, Data Center, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, network congestion, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As a leading global network operator, it is crucial for GTT to expand its footprint network services in key US and international markets. Comprised of 28 counties and home to more than 5.3 million people and 145,000-plus private-sector firms, Metro Atlanta is one of these key markets for GTT.  As such, the company sought a premier colocation [...]

Metro Fiber Build-Outs – It’s Who You Know!

By |2012-02-28T15:28:05-04:00February 28th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Meetings, mobile, network congestion, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Allied Fiber’s Hunter Newby Talks Challenges Faced by Metro Players Metro Connect Panel: Practical Challenges Facing Network Build-Outs Allied Fiber’s, CEO, Hunter Newby was among a distinguished group of industry thought leaders that discussed the challenges faced by metro players, specifically those fiber providers that are charged with filling the increasing demand through strategic build-outs. Other [...]

MEF Introduces Carrier Ethernet 2.0

By |2012-02-24T13:29:09-04:00February 24th, 2012|Categories: Applications, carrier, content delivery network, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Internet, managed services, Metro Ethernet Exchange, mobile, network congestion, network growth, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This article was originally posted by ConvergeDigest. The Metro Ethernet Forum introduced a set of "Carrier Ethernet 2.0" specifications aimed at revolutionizing the efficiency and usability of Ethernet service delivery through the addition of three standardized features: Multi-class-of-service (Multi-CoS), Interconnect and Manageability. Carrier Ethernet 2.0 is defined by its ability to deliver differentiated applications over interconnected, [...]

New Fiber Infrastructure Has Direct Impact on GDP Growth and Productivity

By |2012-01-31T10:52:42-04:00January 31st, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, fiber, Financial, Global Telecommunications, Internet, mobile, network congestion, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In Section 3 of the World Bank’s report on ‘The Role of Mobile Phones in Sustainable Rural Poverty Reduction’ statistics are provided on the impact mobile has on rural markets. The research in this report finds that fiber infrastructure directly relates to GDP growth, job creation, productivity, tax revenue as well as social benefits, such as [...]

Increasing Technology in Healthcare Networks

By |2012-01-31T09:56:50-04:00January 31st, 2012|Categories: Applications, bandwidth, big data, cloud, Content Delivery, dark fiber, data network services, fiber, healthcare, Internet, Internet Exchange, internet security, internet traffic, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network congestion, Security, Software-as-a-Service, Telecommunications, Telepresence, Virtual Private Network|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Last Wednesday, Sidera Networks and Ciena hosted a webinar about the positive effects technology has on the healthcare industry. Today’s technology is significantly contributing to improvements in patient care – providing greater access to patient records, higher availability of applications and lower mortality rates in highly wired hospitals. The “Building Healthcare Networks that Solve Big Data [...]

Sidera Networks and Ciena Join to Talk Healthcare

By |2012-01-19T08:54:01-04:00January 19th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, big data, healthcare, network congestion, network growth, webinar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

There is no question at all about the positive effects technology has on the healthcare industry. The performance of the advanced technologies used within the healthcare industry is directly related to the capacity and resiliency of a healthcare provider’s network infrastructure. That being said, make it a point to join a community of healthcare providers, hospitals, [...]