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Maine’s Pepperell Mill Campus Taps FirstLight for High Speed Internet for Tenants

By | 2017-11-14T08:46:29+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Categories: cloud, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, fiber network, fiber optics, High Speed Internet, Internet, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Pepperell Mill Campus, an adaptive redevelopment project featuring commercial and residential space in Biddeford, Maine, has selected FirstLight for an extensive network upgrade with a 1 Gigabit per second (Gbps) high speed Internet solution across its 16 buildings on 16 acres of land. With a variety of tenants requiring different levels of Internet connectivity, FirstLight worked [...]

LightRiver Welcomes New netFLEX® Encryption Feature

By | 2017-11-07T09:08:09+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: jsa blog, JSA Clients, LightRiver, Mike Jonas, Network, SDN, Security, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Coming on the heels of LightRiver’s acquisition of Unique Computer Services, which included the industry-leading product, netFLEX®, is the announcement of a newly accessible encrypted wavelength feature within the software. If you aren’t familiar with netFLEX®, the product enables transport network operators of all shapes and sizes to efficiently provision and manage anything from just a [...]

New Expansion for Colo Atl

By | 2017-11-02T13:36:34+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, data center construction, data center expansion, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Colo Atl Facility at 55 Marietta Street Expands Fifth Floor to Accommodate Growing Colocation Needs of Customers  Colo Atl is expanding again! The carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection solutions provider announced the successful completion of a 10,000-square foot (sf) expansion on the fifth floor of its 55 Marietta Street facility in downtown Atlanta. The 10,000sf [...]

TMCnet’s 2017 Tech Culture Award Goes to Brightlink IP

By | 2017-11-02T10:12:33+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: awards, business awards, carrier, enterprise, jsa blog, JSA Clients, messaging, SMS, technology award, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|

Award Program Honors the Best Places to Work in Technology Brightlink IP, the premier IP communications provider delivering carrier-grade voice, messaging and application-based services, takes home the 2017 Tech Culture Award from TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online. Brightlink IP’s winning submission emphasizes the company’s collaborative, [...]

netsapiens’ SNAPbuilder Bringing Coveted Features to Customer Portal Toolkit

By | 2017-10-30T15:48:28+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Categories: call center solutions, CEO, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, General, Hosted Voice, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, SaaS, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, unified communications, VoIP, VoIP service, VoIP service providers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

From startups to the Fortune 1000, today’s companies increasingly rely on a managed service provider’s ability to integrate remote offices and virtual workers into an efficient and expertly-managed unified communications system. This year, the netsapiens team has worked hard to stand above the competition; in addition to rolling out a new, enhanced version of SNAPsolution, the [...]

Podcast Alert: Colo Atl’s Tim Kiser Talks to ILoveDataCenters.com

By | 2017-10-26T11:36:49+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Podcast, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Have you checked out the I Love Data Centers podcast, offered by Open Spectrum? It is a website 'dedicated to the desire to understand and document the language of the data center marketplace,' and features an array of podcasts with some of the industry's top experts, including Mr. Kiser. Open Spectrum's goal is to provide fresh conversations [...]

Brightlink IP Welcomes New EVP

By | 2017-10-16T14:01:50+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Categories: hiring news, Telecom, telecom hires, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Industry Veteran John Belanger to Manage Customer Portfolio, Build Relationships with Carrier Partners Brightlink IP, the premier IP communications provider delivering carrier-grade voice, messaging and application-based services, announces today at The INCOMPAS Show 2017 that it has appointed John Belanger as Executive Vice President. Bringing more than 35 years of telecom experience to the position, Belanger [...]

Southern Telecom to Expand Fiber Routes throughout Southeastern US

By | 2017-10-16T13:09:00+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Categories: colocation, fiber, fiber network, network provider, network route, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Existing cables will be replaced with new underground fiber featuring increased capacity, higher fiber counts and state-of-the-art technology to enable more flexibility for STI’s current and future customers. STI presently has 1,500 route miles installed in the Southeast. Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, announces new underground fiber routes and colocation [...]

JSA Appoints Howard Oliver as New Canadian Director of Business Development

By | 2017-10-11T18:07:47+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Categories: Communications Management, Jaymie Scotto Cutaia, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Clients, PR, Sales-as-a-Service, Social Marketing, social media, tech, technology startup, telecom marketing, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, telecom pr, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Public Relations for Canada's Tech & Telecom Sector Last year, we launched our JSA Canada team to enhance our services for our Canadian clients. We leveraged local talent with expertise in Canadian government processes, media relations and business development. Now, as we mark our one-year anniversary, we are thrilled to announce the addition of Howard Oliver [...]

NJFX Unveils New Connectivity Map

By | 2017-10-02T15:15:41+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, disaster recovery, General, jsa blog, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

New Transatlantic Connectivity Map Shows Tremendous Reach This year’s Atlantic hurricane season has been a doozy. One thing that network operators look for to keep network disruptions from happening, is route diversity. With the release of its new route map, NJFX shows a huge advantage with a million-mile plus reach across a wide spectrum of carriers. [...]

165 Halsey Street Unveils New eBook on Cybersecurity

By | 2017-09-29T12:44:55+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Categories: Cybersecurity, Data Center, DDoS, ebooks, IT, Network, Security, tech, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Happy Friday! We've got some new content for your reading pleasure. 165 Halsey Street has just launched another eBook, "Network Security: Challenges and Opportunities for 2017/18." The brand new eBook addresses one of the hottest industry topics today: cybersecurity. In 2017, and looking into 2018, the topic of cybersecurity remains one of the hottest in the [...]

Colo Atl, Fiber Network Owners Alliance (FNA) Peering Workshop a Success

By | 2017-09-22T12:18:41+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Data Center, fiber, fiber network, Network, network operators, peering, Peering exchange, Southeast Network Access Point, Speaking Event, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Colo Atl and the Fiber Network Owners Alliance (FNA) hosted a Peering Workshop and Lunch ‘n Learn event at Colo Atl’s facility yesterday, Sept 21, and it was a huge success. With 60+ attendees, the event was a day filled with learning all about peering, its benefits, and information on peering exchanges; along with great networking [...]

5 Trade Show Keys to Success

By | 2017-09-21T09:44:53+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Conferences, Events, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Events, tech event, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|

Fall event season is upon us, and as event planning and networking experts, we wanted to share some of our trade show tips with you. They are actually very simple; just take the time to plan your time wisely to make sure attending the event is not a waste of your precious time. # 1 - [...]

Done Deal: FirstLight Completes Acquisition of Finger Lakes Technologies Group

By | 2017-09-29T13:36:23+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, fiber network, FirstLight, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Another successful acquisition for FirstLight! The company announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”), further positioning FirstLight as a leading fiber-based communications provider offering a complete portfolio of data, Internet, data center, cloud, and voice services throughout the Northeast. This latest acquisition is just one of several that FirstLight [...]

Cleareon Fiber Networks CEO to Speak at DCD >Colo + Cloud Event

By | 2017-09-14T09:46:34+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Events, Speaking Event, Speaking Panel, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , |

Cleareon Fiber Networks CEO Joins DCD >Colo + Cloud Event as Featured Speaker NEW YORK– September 14, 2017 – Cleareon, a New York City-based provider of dark fiber networks and lit services, announces that its Co-CEO, Cliff Kane, will join the DCD >Colo + Cloud event Plenary Panel, “Telecom Rising – Cloud or at the Edge,” [...]