rural areas

Hammer Fiber and Go Long Wireless Enter Exciting Partnership

By | 2017-07-26T13:07:27+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, fiber, fiber optics, rural areas, Rural Telecom, VoIP, VoIP service, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hammer Fiber Optic Investments Ltd., a New Jersey-based wireless and fiber network operator and wholly owned subsidiary of publicly traded Hammer Fiber Optic Holdings Corp (OTCQB:HMMR) has entered into a new partnership that will lead to dramatic expansion. The company announced today that is has teamed up with Go Long Wireless, Ltd. (GLW), a company based [...]

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

By | 2017-02-07T10:13:54+00:00 February 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 [...]

XKL’s Branching Out with Rural Broadband

By | 2016-04-13T08:56:11+00:00 April 13th, 2016|Categories: 100G, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Blogs, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Connectivity, Content, Content Delivery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, General, interconnection, Internet, JSA Clients, Network, network operators, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, rural areas, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications, XKL|

At a time when connecting underserved and low-income areas via broadband is a top priority for the nation, XKL’s throwing its hat in the ring to help out. A leading provider of fiber optic networking solutions, XKL announces its initiative to provide broadband solutions to rural communities across the U.S. with products that are uniquely suited [...]

MRV Joins NTCA, The Rural Broadband Association, to Bridge Digital Divide

By | 2016-04-06T12:38:42+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Categories: 100G, B2B, enterprise, IT, metro ethernet, MRV, MRV Communications, Network Solutions, rural areas, SMB, Technology, telecom industry blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association, the premier association representing nearly 900 independent, community-based telecommunications companies that are leading innovation in rural and small-town America, has a new member. MRV Communications ™, Inc. announced today they recently joined NTCA and look forward to working together to drive economic development within rural America. MRV has the [...]

MRV Prepping for Busy Week of Events

By | 2015-10-08T13:06:52+00:00 October 8th, 2015|Categories: 100G, B2B, best practices, Brand, Brand Marketing, business collaboration, business continuity, business partnership, business questions, business strategy, c-level, cable, Chief Marketing, cloud, Conferences, Content, customer service solutions, data, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, data center construction, data center expansion, DCIM, enterprise, Events, High Speed Internet, Internet, Internet Service Providers, IT, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Clients, marketing strategy, Meetings, MRV, Network, network equipment, Network Function Virtualization, network growth, Network Solutions, network upgrade, NFV, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, partnerships, power distribution, PR, R&D, Research, research and development, rural areas, SDN, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom interview, telecom media, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Next week will be a very busy one for MRV Communications, as the company prepares to make appearances at two important industry events. The global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions will be attending the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress, Oct. 12 to 16, 2015 in Düsseldorf, Germany, presented by Layer123. Zeev Draer, Vice President of [...]

Education Exchange Proudly Partners With LivingTree to Enhance Georgia Education

By | 2015-08-18T10:45:56+00:00 August 18th, 2015|Categories: Apple, Application, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business partnership, Connectivity, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, education, Internet, IT, jsa blog, JSA Clients, network equipment, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, NGN Online News, rural areas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Education Exchange, Georgia’s only regional 10-gigabit private cloud for exclusive use by school systems and powered by the NGN fiber network, proudly announced today a new technology partnership with LivingTree. Aligning with the Education Exchange’s commitment to enhancing the future of Georgia students, LivingTree provides a single, private place to engage all members of the education community. “The real [...]

NGN Acquires ABT and Improves Connectivity for the North Georgia Region

By | 2015-08-04T16:11:28+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, Connectivity, Design, economy, education, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, Internet, Internet Service Providers, jsa blog, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, network upgrade, NGN Online News, rural areas, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Wholesale Carrier, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NGN Connect announced today that it has acquired Appalachian Broadband Technologies (ABT), a locally owned wireless Internet service provider located in Cleveland, Georgia. This acquisition allows NGN Connect to expand its service area by utilizing ABT’s wireless infrastructure to effectively deploy high speed broadband to areas that are otherwise underserved by fiber optic service. “We are very excited [...]

University of Vermont Selects FirstLight Fiber for 10G Network Upgrades

By | 2014-12-11T10:36:50+00:00 December 11th, 2014|Categories: architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, business ethernet, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, High Speed Internet, higher education, Internet, Internet Service Providers, IT, Network, network provider, rural areas, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that the University of Vermont (UVM) will expand its relationship with FirstLight to include a 10 Gbps connectivity upgrade. The continuation of this mutually beneficial relationship, which began in 2006, is due in part to the North East Cyberinfrastructure Consortium (NECC) grants UVM received through its Vermont EPSCoR and Vermont Genetics Network (VGN) [...]

WireIE Provides Strategy and Insight at the Evanta Montreal CIO Executive Summit

By | 2014-11-26T11:14:35+00:00 November 26th, 2014|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business continuity, business ethernet, business strategy, c-level, carrier, carrier ethernet, Charity, Chief Marketing, community news, Connectivity, Content, disaster recovery, Ethernet, Event Sponsorship, Events, fiber, Financial, healthcare, JSA Clients, Network, network equipment, network growth, network provider, Oil and Gas, rural areas, Security, Technology, WireIE, wireless, wireless boardband, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|

WireIE, a licensed wholesale carrier specialized in the development of Carrier Ethernet networks to Canada’s underserved markets, will be traveling to Montreal next week to attend and sponsor the Evanta CIO Executive Summit. The summit takes place on December 2 at the Ritz-Carlton Montreal. The one-day event covers topics important to WireIE such as connectivity, customer [...]

WireIE Survives and Thrives Through 2013-14 Winter

By | 2014-06-25T08:55:18+00:00 June 25th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, Ethernet, JSA Clients, Network, Oil and Gas, rural areas, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Severe ice storms. Brutal freezing temperatures. Never-ending snow storms. The winter of 2013-14 was long and harsh, yet WireIE’s networks never went down. WireIE provides Ethernet networks across Canada, in some of the most secluded and isolated regions in the country. The company extends existing networks via a hybrid mix of radio frequency and fiber-optic technology [...]

NexxCom Wireless Launching Ultra Low Latency Wireless Broadband Service between Secaucus and Mahwah New Jersey

By | 2014-06-04T08:55:45+00:00 June 4th, 2014|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business continuity, carrier-neutral, Cell tower backhaul, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, education, enterprise, Equipment Manufacturer, Global Telecommunications, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, internet traffic, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Mobile backhaul, Network, network equipment, network provider, Oil and Gas, online trading, rural areas, Telecom, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Full interconnectivity will soon be available between Secaucus, Carteret and Weehawken exchanges and colocation centers in New Jersey NexxCom Wireless announced the launch of its ultra low latency network connecting the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) data center in Mahwah, New Jersey and the Equinix NY4 Datacenter in Secaucus, New Jersey.  NexxCom was able to register and [...]

WireIE Wins “Best Rural Connectivity Provider” Award at Metro Connect 2014

By | 2014-03-05T10:25:08+00:00 March 5th, 2014|Categories: awards, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, Ethernet, Events, MEF 2.0 compliant, Metro Ethernet Forum, network route, rural areas, Tech Awards, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We’ve all grown accustomed to, if not reliant on, connectivity – when we want it, where we want it and on the device we want it. For those living in rural and remote areas, however, connectivity is not a given. Yet that’s what WireIE has dedicated its company to do – bring highly available, secure connectivity [...]

Telco Americana: A Tale of Heritage, Heroes and Hope

By | 2014-01-30T14:00:27+00:00 January 30th, 2014|Categories: community news, rural areas, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Steve Gleave, SVP Marketing of Metaswitch, and his team at Telco Americana are embarking on a project to put together a “coffee table book” that celebrates rural telcos throughout the US.  They are calling the project, “Telco Americana: Heritage. Heros. Hope.” which will honor the great American Telco and the history that has been delivered over the past 100 years [...]

WireIE Meets Highest Global Standards for Carrier Ethernet Services

By | 2013-11-19T12:54:10+00:00 November 19th, 2013|Categories: business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, Certification, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro ethernet, Oil and Gas, rural areas, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

WireIE announces today that it has earned the industry’s highest level of certification for the design and delivery of Carrier Ethernet networks.  The Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF), the international defining body for Carrier Ethernet, issues the MEF CE 2.0 certification to organizations that pass rigorous testing processes.  MEF CE 2.0 is the world’s most advanced and [...]

PEG Bandwidth, LLC Acquires Contact Network, Inc. d/b/a InLine

By | 2013-08-06T11:10:50+00:00 August 6th, 2013|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, Cell tower backhaul, fiber, fiber optics, Fiber to the X, Mobile backhaul, mobile broadband connectivity, mobile broadband data services, mobile broadband services, rural areas|Tags: , , , , , |

PEG Bandwidth announces today that it has closed on the acquisition of the broadband operations of Contact Network, Inc. d/b/a InLine. InLine currently provides broadband services in Mississippi and Alabama to small and medium-sized businesses, government entities, educational institutions and large carriers. InLine has constructed a dense and diverse, state-of-the-art fiber-optic network covering almost 1,100 route [...]

294-archive