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Bandwidth Transforms Number Porting Experience (Again)!

By |2019-09-12T11:36:56-04:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: API, bandwidth, Communications Management, CPaaS, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications, Tier 1, VoIP, VoIP service providers|

“We’ve been removing hurdles from the porting process for over a decade, and we’re especially excited to see how quickly our customers will be able to move now - whether they’re bringing on thousands of new customers or migrating their own offices to a new cloud platform.” - Rob Scheible, Bandwidth’s Sr Director of Product Management for [...]

Wirewerks Appoints Sales Leader to Continue Growth Across North America

By |2019-09-12T09:41:14-04:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today Wirewerks announced the promotion of Steve Nesbitt to the role of North American Sales Manager. Nesbitt has successfully helped grow the company’s Canadian customer base. In his new role, he will further drive sales across North America to support Wirewerks’ comprehensive growth strategy in the U.S. For the past five years, Nesbitt has led a [...]

365 Data Centers Acquires New Jersey Data Center

By |2019-09-09T17:32:04-04:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

365 Data Centers has made a couple of major announcements today. The company has acquired the NYI-NJ data center in Bridgewater, New Jersey. The 25,000-square-foot facility offers an immediate 2.3MW of capacity 40 miles from New York City. The building is strategically located between 365’s Philadelphia and New York City facilities, making it ideal for production, [...]

Télécoms Sans Frontières Provides Aid to The Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Devastation

By |2019-09-06T13:22:58-04:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Charity, disaster recovery, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Télécoms Sans Frontières has deployed its teams to support those affected by Hurricane Dorian - the strongest hurricane in The Bahamas' history Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF), founded in 1998 as the world’s first NGO focusing on emergency-response technologies, is active on the scene in The Bahamas, helping those affected by the devastation brought about by Hurricane [...]

DataBank Offers DRaaS to Provide Data Recovery After Natural or Man Made Catastrophes

By |2019-09-05T12:46:05-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: General, telecom news|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In the wake of a hurricane or other natural or man made disaster, one of the most important considerations after life and death safety measures, is organizations resuming normal operations. That could mean government agencies, hospitals, businesses or even relief agencies which may have been affected. Data protection is one area that organizations must keep in [...]

West Carolina Tel Selects Colo Atl for Colocation and Interconnection to Enhance Network Reliability

By |2019-09-05T11:37:27-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: colocation, customer win, Data Center, data center news, interconnection, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

West Carolina Tel (WCTEL) Selects Colo Atl for Superior Interconnection and Colocation Services Colo Atl, an American Tower company and the leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection services at 55 Marietta Street in Atlanta, announces today that West Carolina Tel (WCTEL) has selected Colo Atl for premium interconnection and colocation services as its [...]

GlobeNet Renews ICREA Certifications for Barranquilla Data Center

By |2019-09-03T20:59:01-04:00September 3rd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, GlobeNet, Latin America, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Good news for GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of telecoms infrastructure in the Americas! The International Computer Room Experts Association (ICREA) has once again granted the company’s data center in Barranquilla, Colombia its Level IV and sustainability certifications.  Founded in 1999 in Mexico City, ICREA’s presence is felt globally with members in 23 countries around the world. [...]

Hylan Moves Headquarters to Iconic New Jersey Bell Works Complex

By |2019-08-27T18:54:15-04:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Today, Hylan has a new home! The company moved its headquarters to the revitalized  Bell Works Complex at 101 Crawfords Corner Road in Holmdel, New Jersey. The 2-million-square-foot building sits on 472 acres of the historic former Bell Labs building, which has served as a center for major scientific developments for major corporations for six decades.  [...]

Transtelco Becomes New Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Partner

By |2019-08-22T13:03:04-04:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: business partnership, Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Network, private network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Transtelco to utilize Azure ExpressRoute to connect its on-premises network to Azure across multiple diverse geographic interconnection locations, enabling its customers to customize their solutions and achieve optimal enterprise grade network performance and availability. Transtelco, a leading binational provider of fiber optic services, announces today it has entered into an agreement with Microsoft to provide private [...]

DataBank Increases Connectivity and Peering Options in Minnesota

By |2019-08-15T17:37:00-04:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, data center news, data transport, Internet Exchange, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications, VoIP, VoIP service|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Customers now have access to Internet Exchanges in Minnesota, Seattle, Kansas City and Denver Minneapolis is home to dozens of Fortune 500 companies, including United Health Group, Target Corporation and Best Buy. The high standard of living in the area helps fuel entrepreneurial growth and opportunity. At the state level, Minnesota is working to bolster investments [...]

Tech Superstars and Virtual Reality on Tap at DCAC 2019

By |2019-08-15T17:27:25-04:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, data center events, Event Planning, Events, JSA Clients, JSA Events, Speaking Event, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications|

The Data Center Austin Conference (DCAC) has announced an expanded speaker roster and content program for their fifth annual summit. Taking place September 24-25 in Austin, Texas, this year’s event will feature breakout sessions where data center luminaries will join enterprise clients to discuss actual use cases that have demonstrated a progressive impact upon the industry, [...]

Former Colo Atl Owner Tim Kiser to Speak at CAPRE’s Fourth Annual Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit

By |2019-08-07T12:39:05-04:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, Cloud Platform, Data Center, real estate, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Kiser to Address ‘State of the Greater Atlanta Data Center Market: Analysis of Demand-Supply and Emergence of New Debt and Equity Capital Sources’ at Aug. 15 Event  Timothy Kiser, Owner of Kiser Consulting and former Owner of Colo Atl Timothy Kiser, Owner of Kiser Consulting and former Owner of Colo Atl, will serve as [...]

InterGlobix President to Lead Subsea Workshop at Cowen Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit

By |2019-08-08T08:24:09-04:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: cable, cable landing station, Conferences, Data Center, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Speaking Panel, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

August 13th Workshop will cover the increasingly popular topic of the convergence of datacenters, subsea and terrestrial fiber as part of the digital infrastructure  InterGlobix LLC, a global solutions company focused on the convergence of datacenters, terrestrial fiber and subsea fiber today announced that InterGlobix’s President, Vinay Nagpal will lead a workshop on the topic of [...]

eStruxture Acquires Shaw Communications’ Calgary Data Center

By |2019-08-02T22:34:02-04:00August 2nd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  eStruxture Now Becomes the Largest Carrier-Neutral Data Center Provider in Calgary First Montreal and Vancouver. Now, on to the rest of Canada. That’s the upbeat sentiment currently being projected by eStruxture Data Centers, a leading Canadian provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data center solutions. In fact, just yesterday, the company announced the purchase of the [...]

New York Central Mutual Insurance (NYCM) Opts for FirstLight Ethernet Service

By |2019-07-30T12:45:37-04:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), fiber network, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , |

FirstLight welcomes a new customer -  New York Central Mutual Insurance (NYCM) NYCM has selected FirstLight as its provider for fiber-based Ethernet connectivity. FirstLight’s Ethernet Private Line (EPL) service will provide NYCM with a redundant circuit between its Edmeston and Sherburne offices in central New York. For over 120 years, NYCM Insurance has been providing its [...]

Stream Data Centers Hires Simone Walzel To Lead Facilities Management Sales

By |2019-07-26T10:57:27-04:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Consulting, Data Center, data center build, data center construction, General, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over the past few months, Stream Data Centers, a Dallas-based provider of premium data center solutions, has been looking for someone to lead sales of its Facilities Management Solutions across the US. Now, that search has come to an end. The company just announced that Simone Walzel, as Vice President of Facilities Management Solutions, will be [...]