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LightRiver’s netFLEX® Takes Home 2019 Lightwave Innovation Award

By |2019-03-06T11:36:02-04:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: awards, jsa blog, Mike Jonas, Network, network operators, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, SDN, Software Defined Networking, technology award, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver’s netFLEX® is Award Recipient in 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Program 2019 has been an amazing year already for our friends at LightRiver! Following its exciting PTC'19 win for the Best Network Intelligence Innovation award, today the company announces it has been recognized as an award recipient in the 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews program for netFLEX [...]

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 [...]

Can the Internet Break? Watch JSA’s New Virtual CEO Roundtable

By |2019-02-25T16:52:19-04:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: c-level, CEO Roundtable, Internet, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Network, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

JSA welcomes top industry executives, including Nigel Bayliff, CEO of AquaComms; Gil Santaliz, Founder and CEO of NJFX; Amy Marks, CEO of XSite Modular, and Vinay Nagpal, President of Interglobix to our February 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtable Presently, the internet is threatened by many of the legacy submarine cables that connect continents but are nearing the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Tune in Feb. 1 for JSA’s “Predictions for 2019 Technology & Its Impact on the Ecosystem”

By |2019-01-30T12:10:43-04:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: c-level, CEO, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Network, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

JSA’s Highly Anticipated ‘Network Predictions’ Virtual CEO Roundtable Welcomes Back Rob Powell of Telecom Ramblings to Moderate, Joined by Executives from 365 Datacenters, Q Advisors and PacketFabric We're excited to announce the first of our 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtable series, “Predictions for 2019 Technology & Its Impact on the Ecosystem,” to be webcast live this Friday, [...]

FirstLight Launches ‘Managed Edge’ Solutions

By |2019-01-29T13:51:11-04:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: cloud, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, Internet, jsa blog, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FirstLight,  in addition to providing fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast has now added 'Managed Edge' solutions to its roster of offerings. Connecting nearly 8,000 locations in service with more than 30,000 locations serviceable by a 14,000-route mile network, FirstLight offers a robust suite of [...]

Congratulations to LightRiver and all 2019 PTC Innovation Award Recipients

By |2019-01-23T14:36:44-04:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: awards, Mike Jonas, Network, Network Solutions, SDN, Software Defined Networking, technology award, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver takes home the 2019 PTC Innovation award for 'Best Network Intelligence Innovation' Much excitement was in the air at the PTC'19 Innovation Awards Gala held yesterday evening as ten organizations received the honor of accepting awards in recognition of their important technology innovations. Of those ten organizations, we are proud to especially recognize our esteemed [...]

Cascadia FiberNet to Build New Fiber Network Between Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA

By |2019-01-21T18:39:32-04:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: carrier hotel, Connectivity, fiber, fiber network, General, jsa blog, network growth, Telecom, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cascadia Gateway and its affiliate Cascadia FiberNet Inc. are working on a series of collaborative projects spanning the Cascadia bio-region corridor between Vancouver, British Columbia and Seattle, Washington. The Initiative embraces the concepts put forth under the “Cascadia Innovation Corridor” project being undertaken by various public and private sector organizations, with its purpose being to develop [...]

eStruxture Announces its Second Vancouver Data Center

By |2019-01-21T13:57:53-04:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Canada, carrier-neutral, cloud, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, Data Center, data center build, data center expansion, General, hybrid, jsa blog, Multi cloud, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

eStruxture continues its growth in Western Canada.  Just days after announcing the expansion of its VAN-1 facility and a growing leadership focused on the Western business, the company has announced that they are moving forward with a second Vancouver Data Center.  The new VAN-2 facility will more than triple the amount of space available to customers in [...]

Introducing the 2019 Telecom Exchange (TEX) Advisory Board

By |2019-01-16T12:21:09-04:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: call for speakers, Events, JSA Events, Telecom, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, women in tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Esteemed TEX 2019 Advisory Board Members’ Expertise and Thought Leadership to Enhance Value of TEX Participation for This Year’s Key Events in Dallas, New York, Toronto and Los Angeles  JSA is proud to announce our 2019 TEX Advisory Board as we prepare for four TEX events this year in Dallas, New York, Toronto and Los Angeles! [...]

eStruxture Expands in Western Canada

By |2019-01-15T18:14:29-04:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Canada, carrier-neutral, CEO, cloud, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, Data Center, data center build, data center expansion, General, hybrid cloud, jsa blog, Multi cloud, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last year, we heard from leading pan-Canadian data center company, eStruxture, about their plans to continue growing across Canada, with a near term focus on development in Western Canada.  Early in 2019, they have made true on this promise, expanding the VAN-1 Data Center and hiring seasoned sales professional, Andrew Fowler, to manage western sales.  VAN-1 [...]

4 Reasons to Celebrate in 2019

By |2019-01-02T12:16:44-04:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: call for speakers, CSuite, Event Sponsorship, Events, General, JSA Events, Speaking Event, Speaking Panel, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom marketing, telecom networking event, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , |

Lead. Learn. Collaborate. Close.  2019 is now officially upon us and Telecom Exchange (TEX) has amazing branding opportunities for every quarter throughout the year! With the event's expansion into four cities to include Dallas, NYC, Toronto and LA, your company will not only gain market exposure in our industry, via news, blogs, and social outreach but [...]

Call for Speakers for JSA 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtables #AI #Blockchain #5G #IoT #WomeninTech #DataCenter & More!

By |2018-12-19T12:40:39-04:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: artificial intelligence, Blockchain, c-level, call for speakers, CEO, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet of Everything, IoT, jsa blog, JSA Events, tech, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, women in tech|Tags: , , , , , , |

JSA's Roundtable Series include a panel of thought leaders from the network infrastructure space, including C-levels from service providers, data center operators, hosting/cloud providers, security providers and tech companies We are excited to announce our official call for speakers for JSA's 2019 Virtual CEO Roundtable Series. Offering diverse perspectives on critical issues facing the telecom industry [...]

Southern Telecom to Expand Rural Broadband Network for GigSouth

By |2018-12-18T10:56:57-04:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: 100G, Broadband, business partnership, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, Internet, network provider, network upgrade, rural areas, Rural Telecom, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom’s metro dark fiber service enables GigSouth to grow its network and increase broadband access to rural communities in Atlanta region  Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, has partnered with GigSouth, a full service, carrier-neutral fiber provider and engineering consultant for rural broadband development headquartered in Atlanta.  GigSouth has entered a leasing [...]