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Georgia Transmission Corporation Selects STI for New Dark Fiber Route

By |2019-05-30T09:11:16-04:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: business partnership, colocation, dark fiber, data center tour, fiber, fiber network, International Telecoms Week, network growth, network route, rural areas, Rural Telecom, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Dark fiber route connects Central Georgia EMC headquarters in Jackson, Georgia to GTC’s statewide fiber backbone Southern Telecom, Inc., a subsidiary of Southern Company,  has entered an agreement with Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) for a new dark fiber route between GTC’s fiber backbone to Central Georgia EMC headquarters in Jackson, Georgia. GTC is jointly owned by [...]

Save Your Seat for the Best Practices for Modernizing Utility Networks Webinar

By |2017-12-11T15:31:28-04:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: best practices, business strategy, Ciena, community news, Ethernet, Jaymie Scotto Cutaia, JSA Clients, Network, Optical Networking, packet services, Technology, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications, utility, video streaming, webinar|Tags: , , , , , , |

  This Wednesday, December 13th, grab a cup of tea and afternoon snack before joining us at 2 PM ET for Best Practices for Modernizing Utility Networks webinar. Our very own Jaymie Scotto Cutaia will be moderating the discussion with featured panelists Jim Westdorp, Sr. Advisor in Product Line Management of Ciena; Rob Sterrenberg, VP/GM, Network Solutions of Telamon; and Tim Valin, Sr. [...]

SEL and LightRiver Team Up to Offer New, Dependable Solutions to Critical Infrastructure Industries

By |2017-05-11T11:00:25-04:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: business partnership, engineering, Ethernet, Factory Built Network, Factory Built Network, fiber optics, jsa blog, LightRiver, LightRiver Labs, Network, network equipment, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In follow up to LightRiver’s news earlier this week about working with NV Energy on a critical network build, LightRiver announces today its new partnership with Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL). As partners, LightRiver and SEL will offer communication networking technology, solutions, and services that deliver the performance and security required for demanding industrial control system [...]

NV Energy Selects LightRiver Technologies to Perform Critical Network Build

By |2017-05-10T11:25:49-04:00May 8th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business continuity, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, Factory Built Network, Network, network equipment, network growth, network provider, Network Solutions, network upgrade, utility|Tags: , , , , , , |

LightRiver Technologies, Inc. has prided itself on Factory Built Network® design and commissioning, and has engaged with many leading companies. Another such project was noted today with the announcement that NV Energy Inc., headquartered in Las Vegas, selected LightRiver to perform a significant network build. NV Energy is the largest Nevada utility, providing a wide range of energy services to [...]

LightRiver’s Factory Built Network® Solution Provides East Kentucky Power Cooperative (EKPC) with New Core Network

By |2017-02-28T08:46:01-04:00February 28th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business strategy, carrier, data network services, Factory Built Network, jsa blog, JSA Clients, LightRiver, Mike Jonas, Network Solutions, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver has been enlisted! As a leader in Factory Built Network® design and commissioning, East Kentucky Power Cooperative (EKPC), has chosen LightRiver to provide the design and engineering services to implement a new core network. Owned by 16 electrical distributions cooperatives, EKPC serves over 530,000 homes and businesses in 87 Kentucky counties. Looking to significantly upgrade [...]

Power Utility Future-Proofs Services With Lightower Fiber Networks

By |2016-06-07T08:26:02-04:00June 7th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business expansion, business investment, Connectivity, engineering, Equipment Manufacturer, fiber, fiber network, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, Lightower, lit fiber, long haul, Network, network growth, network upgrade, Technology, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, utility|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Delaware Electric Cooperative (DEC) selected Lightower Fiber Networks to build a 250-mile, all-fiber, custom network to 28 sites across the state. As a non-profit, member-owned electric company, DEC serves over 90,000 members in Delaware, and is committed to ‘keeping the lights on’ by providing safe, reliable, and competitively priced energy services for its member-owners and communities. Lightower's secure, custom-built network is helping [...]

LightRiver Technologies Appoints New Director of Vertical Sales

By |2015-08-12T10:48:10-04:00August 12th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, business collaboration, business continuity, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, Effective Business Solutions, Factory Built Network, hiring news, IT, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, LightRiver, LightRiver Labs, Marketer, marketing strategy, partnerships, sales teams, Technology, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, utility, vertical sales|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

LightRiver Technologies, Inc., a leader in the design and commissioning of Factory Built NetworksTM, proudly announces today it has appointed utility industry leader Rusty Williams as Director of Vertical Sales. Effective immediately, Mr. Williams will join the team of Walt Paskowski, LightRiver’s Senior Vice President of Vertical Sales. In his new position, Mr. Williams will focus [...]