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365 Data Centers’ String of Major Hires Continues

By | 2018-04-25T17:09:44+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ready for more news from 365 Data Centers? The hybrid data center solutions provider has been on a roll with hiring announcements recently — the latest is this morning’s news that James Ashton is joining the company as Director, Network Engineering. This announcement comes just weeks after 365 made it known that Jeff Slapp was hired [...]

Tri State Area Federal Credit Union Chooses FirstLight Internet, Voice

By | 2018-04-17T09:18:07+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Categories: customer win, Data Center, fiber network, Financial, Internet, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice, voice and data company|Tags: , , , , , , |

FirstLight’s Fiber Optic Internet and Voice to Serve Bennington, VT Location Tri State Area Federal Credit Union, formerly Hoosick Federal Credit Union, has selected FirstLight for Internet and Voice services for its Bennington, VT location. Tri State Area Federal Credit Union (FCU) is a small, up and coming ($24MM) community chartered not-for-profit doing business in the [...]

Brightlink Offers New White-Label Virtual PBX Solution

By | 2018-04-17T08:56:48+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Global Telecommunications, Hosted Voice, hosting, IP Solutions, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Virtual PBX|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Channel Partners Can Tap into Brightlink’s Award-Winning Cloud Services Built for Flexible Communications Just in time for the 2018 Channel Partners Conference & Expo, Brightlink, the premier IP communications provider delivering carrier-grade voice, messaging and application-based services is introducing its Virtual PBX Solution as a new service. As an integral part of the company’s growing Channel [...]

JSA’s Women’s Speaking Initiative – Last Day to Submit April 13!

By | 2018-04-06T12:18:05+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: call for speakers, tech, tech event, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom conference, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, women in tech, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , |

Interested in being part of JSA's Women’s Speaking Initiative? Apply by April 13! It is an exciting time for women in tech and telecom, and JSA is honored to be part of the growth we are seeing for women in these industries. Last month, we announced the launch the Women’s Speaking Initiative (WSI), the program that [...]

West 7 Center Enabling International Connectivity to Growing Asian Markets

By | 2018-03-29T17:56:17+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Categories: Asia Pacific, big data, Big Data connectivity, carrier, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data network services, disaster recovery, e-commerce, IP peering, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, mission critical, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There’s no doubt about it – the tech and telecom markets of the Asian-Pacific (APAC) region are booming. From mobile subscriptions to ecommerce, high internet penetration and an increasingly tech-savvy workforce are combining to support the region’s digital economies. In fact, experts predict that by 2019, the region will generate the most web traffic in the [...]

365 Data Centers Hires Industry Veteran Jeff Slapp as VP, Cloud Services & Support

By | 2018-03-28T12:49:09+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It’s been a whirlwind couple of months for 365 Data Centers, a leading provider of data center solutions for carrier, content and enterprise customers in ten strategic edge markets. The company has made several announcements in Q1, including a major customer win and industry recognition by CRN, but the catalyst for it’s recent growth was its [...]

It’s Time to Spring into Action! Only 40 Seats Available for TEX NYC.

By | 2018-03-22T11:59:49+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Categories: c-level, CEO, community news, Conferences, Event Sponsorship, Events, JS&A News, JSA Events, networking event, New York, tech, tech event, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's time to spring into action and reserve one of the only 40 remaining VIP passes for Telecom Exchange (TEX) NYC. TEX NYC is taking place on June 19-20, at the W Hotel in Hoboken. Act now and save $200! For those on the East Coast, it's hard to believe that it's actually spring after the [...]

Timeshare Company Taps FirstLight for Internet and Voice

By | 2018-03-20T11:38:42+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Categories: cloud, customer win, dark fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, High Speed Internet, Internet, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Leading Online Marketplace, Vacation Innovations, Selects FirstLight for High Uptime, Availability, and Exceptional Customer Service Vacation Innovations, an online marketing company that specializes in vacation ownership advertising, sales, rentals and brokerage services, has selected FirstLight as its primary Internet and voice solutions provider. SellMyTimeshareNow.com, which is part of the Vacation Innovations’ family of brands, has been [...]

New PoP for Niagara Regional Broadband Network at 365 Data Centers’ Buffalo Facility

By | 2018-03-13T15:51:11+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As the lake-effect snow fell this morning in Buffalo, New York, some exciting news hit the wires. No, we’re not talking Buffalo Bills free agency, we’re talking about network expansion via one of the largest players in the Niagara region. Earlier today, 365 Data Centers announced that Niagara Regional Broadband Network (NRBN) has established a new [...]

Skyrocketing Bandwidth Demands Forge the Path to XKL’s Most Successful Year Yet

By | 2018-03-13T15:43:13+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

2017 was a great year! With the first quarter of 2018 coming to a close, XKL has had time to review and compare its 2017 revenue results against the success benchmarks of previous years and has determined that 2017 was the company’s most successful year to date. What factors drove the success? In a word, bandwidth. [...]

It’s a New Day in Telecom – for Women! JSA Launches Women’s Speaking Initiative (WSI)

By | 2018-03-12T13:03:07+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

Gender diversity in telecom is rising steadily, with more female representation at the top level particularly in the areas of telecom, staples and utilities, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BoFAML) report, with findings released today. Quoted from the article, “The diversity of S&P 500 boards has been steadily improving over the last decade, [...]

CRN’s Data Center 100 Names 365 Data Centers as Exceptional Data Center Provider

By | 2018-03-06T15:43:19+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: cloud computing, colocation, Compliance, Connectivity, Cybersecurity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, data security, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you a small to medium sized enterprise (SME) looking for a provider of data center infrastructure, colocation, managed services, security solutions or something similar? Lucky for you, publications like CRN work hard to compile an annual list of the very best providers in the data center space. In fact, they’ve just released the Data Center [...]

Rakesh Bhasin Appointed Chairman of CMC Networks

By | 2018-03-06T12:57:44+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: Global Telecommunications, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CMC Networks (CMC) announced that Rakesh Bhasin has been appointed as Chairman of CMC. Bhasin is an internationally renowned telecommunications executive and has been a Non-Executive Director of CMC since June 2017. Bhasin’s appointment follows Grant Walker’s decision to step down as Chairman on the first of March. Bhasin served as the CEO of the Colt Group SA [...]

IoT and the Data Center – Tune in Friday for Next Virtual CEO Roundtable

By | 2018-03-06T10:31:59+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: c-level, Data Center, IoT, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom tv, telecom video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

JSA’s Virtual CEO Roundtable 2018 Series Continues, Welcoming Moderator from Nemertes Research and C-Level Panelists from Cog Systems, DataBank and Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) We are excited to announce JSA's latest Virtual CEO Roundtable installment, “IoT and the Data Center,” to be webcast this Friday, March 9 at 11:30 AM ET. CEO of Nemertes Research, [...]

Now Available On-Demand – Virtual CEO Roundtable Predictions for New Year Technology & Its Impact on Networks

By | 2018-03-01T17:59:19+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Categories: c-level, CEO, community news, CSuite, Jaymie Scotto Cutaia, JS&A News, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Network, tech, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom tv, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video Conferencing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Our latest JSA TV Virtual CEO Roundtable, 'Predictions for New Year Technology & Its Impact on Networks' is now available On Demand. The virtual roundtable, moderated by Robert Powell, Founder and Chief Editor at Telecom Ramblings, and esteemed panelists Cliff Kane, Co-CEO of Cleareon; Mark Abolafia, COO of Datavision; and Michael Quinn, Founding Partner of Q Advisors, reviewed the year [...]

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