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 Southern Telecom’s 270 Peachtree Street Colo Facility is GigSouth’s New Network Hub

By |2019-03-19T11:21:02-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Broadband, colocation, customer win, dark fiber, Data Center, data center news, disaster recovery, interconnection, network route, rural areas, Rural Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , |

In Follow Up to Recent Partnership, Southern Telecom’s Atlanta Colocation Facility offers GigSouth Data Storage and Backup, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery   GigSouth has selected Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI)’s colocation services via the company’s 270 Peachtree Street facility in Atlanta. In support of rural development, the 270 Peachtree data center will serve as GigSouth’s hub, [...]

LightRiver Debuts First netFLEX “Demo-Jam”

By |2019-03-19T10:13:02-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: LightRiver, Network, network automation, Optical Networking, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Every problem has a solution and every solution has an outcome, however in most cases the time it takes to get from the problem to solution and outcome is extensively time consuming. That’s where LightRiver’s netFLEX® Circuit Analysis Tool (CAT)TM comes into play. When a service impact in the optical transport domain occurs today, technician time [...]

A New Website for SD Fiber Tech – IT Broker and Service Provider

By |2019-03-15T11:56:09-04:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: cloud, colocation, Connectivity, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , |

Have you visited SD Fiber Tech’s website lately? Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, SD Fiber Tech is a comprehensive telecom, cloud and colocation IT service provider. Its new website details the company’s services suite, which includes: Connectivity: SD Fiber Tech’s meticulously curated, deeply connected network is at the core of the company’s solutions. The IT broker and [...]

TransPacific Connectivity Challenges & Opportunities: Tune in Live March 15 for JSA’s Next Virtual CEO Roundtable

By |2019-03-12T13:44:44-04:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: jsa blog, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom news, telecom tv, Telecommunications, video streaming|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Upcoming Virtual CEO Roundtable Welcomes Executives from 5x5 Telecom, Anova Financial Networks and DRG Undersea Consulting  Coming up THIS Friday, March 15 at 11:30 AM ET, is the next installment of JSA’s 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtable series, “TransPacific Connectivity Challenges & Opportunities.” Jaymie Scotto Cutaia will moderate the discussion with top industry executives, including Marc Gittleman, [...]

Hylan Announces Two New Appointments of CFO and President

By |2019-02-26T13:30:15-04:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: appointments, c-level, construction, DAS, datacom, engineering, fiber engineering, fiber optics, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Hylan Appoints New CFO and New President for Hylan Datacom & Electrical Division Hylan, a market leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services, announces today it has appointed Scott Gindea as new Chief Financial Officer for Hylan; and Paul Angerame, as the new President of Hylan Datacom & Electrical, an umbrella company of Hylan.  [...]

GMCHosting Expands to Atlanta and Chooses Colo Atl

By |2019-04-09T13:28:14-04:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: carrier-neutral, colocation, customer win, Data Center, data center news, hosting, interconnection, meet me room, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

With its new Atlanta PoP, GMCHosting is now handling traffic from Florida with lower latency and better reliability  GMCHosting, LLC has selected Colo Atl for colocation and connectivity services.  The company sought to expand within Atlanta by securing a new Point of Presence (PoP) and chose Colo Atl as its new colocation provider due to its [...]

365 Data Centers Adds Cyber Security Solutions to Its Portfolio

By |2019-02-21T20:40:40-04:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: Cybersecurity, Data Center, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , , |

365 Data Centers has rolled out another new product suite – cyber security solutions supported by the company’s partnership with Tel-Networks. The new offerings include solutions from leading cyber security vendors, such as Arctic Wolf, Cisco, Cybraics, CYBRIC, Exabeam, Forcepoint, HelpSystems, Illumio, LIFARS, Micro Focus, RedSeal, SecurAuth, Secureworks, Securonix, TrapX and many more. This news comes just weeks [...]

Vertical Systems Group Releases 2018 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD

By |2019-02-20T09:58:15-04:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: analysts, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, Ethernet, global carrier, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

CenturyLink, AT&T, Verizon, Spectrum Enterprise, Comcast and Windstream Top the List In case you missed it, Vertical Systems Group recently announced that six companies achieved a position on the 2018 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD as follows: CenturyLink, AT&T, Verizon, Spectrum Enterprise, Comcast and Windstream. Vertical System Group maintains that to qualify for a rank on this [...]

EdgeConneX Expands Local Market and Edge Data Center Services in Ten Markets

By |2019-02-19T12:07:19-04:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: cloud, colocation, Data Center, edge, European Service Provider, General, Global Telecommunications, hybrid cloud, hybrid cloud, hyperscale, IPv4, IPv6, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX, the pioneer in edge data center development, has entered an agreement with Hurricane Electric, operator of the world’s largest IPv6-native internet backbone and the most interconnected IPv4 global network, to provide expanded bandwidth and direct connectivity to customers in ten markets. The deployments will include Santa Clara, Seattle, Atlanta, Toronto, Nashville, Detroit, Phoenix, Portland, Salt [...]

Stream Data Centers Enters Phoenix Data Center Market

By |2019-02-15T19:28:34-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: cloud, Data Center, enterprise, General, hyperscale, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Stream Data Centers, an industry leader in providing premium data center solutions has acquired a 418,000-square-foot facility on 157 acres of land in Goodyear, Arizona, where it will establish a data center campus for hyperscale and enterprise customers in the Greater Phoenix region. Initially, Stream will redevelop the existing facility, which at full build-out will contain [...]

Join us at TEX Dallas – Not-to-Miss CEO Roundtable on ‘Pushing 5G to the Edge’

By |2019-02-13T14:33:54-04:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, c-level, CEO, interconnection, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Inaugural Telecom Exchange ‘Pop-Up’ Event Takes Place in Dallas Mar. 13, with Executive Panelists from Microsoft, Aligned Energy, DatacenterDynamics, and InterGlobix In just ONE MONTH from today, our upcoming TEX Dallas  ‘Pop-Up’ event takes place on March 13 at the Aloft Dallas Downtown. New for 2019, our TEX Pop-Up event features a CEO Roundtable panel discussion, [...]

Precision OT Talks SDN, 200G, 400G and More Optical Networking Trends on JSA TV

By |2019-02-08T15:03:26-04:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: technology trends, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , |

At PTC’19, JSA TV had the opportunity to welcome Dan Sobel, Senior Account Director for Precision OT, for a chat about the company's latest news and updates on the optical networking space at large. Dan spoke about: Precision OT’s #2 spot on the Rochester Chamber Top 100 list of the fastest-growing privately owned businesses in the [...]

Precision OT Now Offering Fiber Optic Jumpers

By |2019-02-08T13:19:53-04:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, jsa blog, JSA Clients, network equipment, network operators, Optical Networking, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Company Works to Ease Procurement Process for Fiber Optic Network Operators Over the past three years, Precision OT has experienced a 600% jump in revenue owing to its focus on producing high-quality, NEM-compatible optical transceivers. Now, the company is leveraging its profitability to widen its already-extensive inventory to include fiber optic jumpers.  As a result of [...]

DataBank Acquires Second Pittsburgh Data Center in Strategic Sales-Leaseback Transaction with PNC Bank

By |2019-01-30T21:54:43-04:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , , |

DataBank has broadened its assets in Pittsburgh with a second data center in the high-tech market. The Dallas-based data center, connectivity and managed services provider acquired its latest addition from PNC Bank, which will become the facility’s anchor tenant as part of a long-term lease. PNC Bank is the sixth largest commercial bank by assets in [...]

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 [...]

EdgeConneX: European Edge Expansion Continues with Data Center Acquisition in Munich

By |2019-01-21T14:56:18-04:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: cloud, colocation, Data Center, data center news, General, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX, a global leader in data center services, is expanding into Munich, Germany with their latest acquisition, making it their 9thdata center in Europe. Located at Landsberger Strasse 155 in Central Munich, Germany, the Munich data center will offer a carrier-neutral facility for cloud, content, network and IT providers to expand and get closer to their [...]