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Global Hyperscaler Partners with United Fiber & Data for Connectivity

By |2019-06-26T10:31:14-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

  United Fiber & Data (UFD) is making headlines again! The company announced today that a global hyperscaler has chosen UFD for fiber-optic connectivity between two of its major U.S. carrier hotels in Manhattan and New Jersey. UFD tailor-made a dark fiber solution for this customer’s network design, which includes 12 pairs/24 fiber strands total. The [...]

United Fiber & Data Completes Diverse Fiber-Optic Network Connecting NYC to Ashburn, VA

By |2019-05-20T13:24:24-05:00May 20th, 2019|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Big news from United Fiber & Data (UFD)! The company’s newly constructed fiber-optic network connecting New York City to Ashburn, Virginia, is live and ready for service. The wholly owned, purpose-built, greenfield network connects UFD’s 13-mile metro ring in NYC to “Data Center Alley” in Ashburn, Virginia, via a 340-mile, physically diverse long-haul route. The high-capacity, low latency [...]

Lightower Delivers All-Fiber Networking for Direct Connectivity to Amazon Web Services

By |2013-10-30T12:05:27-05:00October 30th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, business partnership, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower announced today that it now offers customers all-fiber connectivity to Amazon Web Services (AWS) through Amazon’s Direct Connect locations in New York City, NY, and Ashburn, VA. Customers can connect directly to AWS via all-fiber networking from any of Lightower’s 7,500+ service locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and metro Chicago. End-to-end fiber connectivity between a [...]

Data is the New Punk Rock! A Q&A with Chad Taylor

By |2013-06-17T13:36:01-05:00June 17th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, broadband infrastructure, business strategy, c-level, carrier, carrier ethernet, Cell tower backhaul, dark fiber, Data Center, disaster recovery, fiber, fiber optics, General, Internet, internet traffic, Low-Latency Network, Mobile backhaul, mobile broadband connectivity, network growth, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, United Fiber & Data, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data is currently constructing a 100 Gbps-ready greenfield fiber-optic network between New York City and Ashburn, Virginia. The new network will offer a redundant, highly available, low-latency path between the two cities and will connect some of the world’s top destinations for Internet peering and high-bandwidth networking, creating a cohesive and less-risky alternative [...]

DukeNet Communications Expands Network Footprint

By |2013-03-11T08:00:25-05:00March 11th, 2013|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business strategy, content delivery network, dark fiber, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, internet traffic, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Building from the dense and unique network it already controls, DukeNet  Communications today announced that it’s completed a significant network expansion. Adding to its core network across Tier 1, 2 and 3 markets in North Carolina and South Carolina, the network expansion now also enables DukeNet services throughout select markets across Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia. [...]

Zayo Expands Its Northeast Route with a High-Capacity Regional Network

By |2012-02-21T08:12:09-05:00February 21st, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Internet, mobile, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group is expanding its Northeast route to include a high-capacity, regional network for Ethernet and Wavelengths transport. Zayo’s Northeast expansion will provide transport services at speeds of 1Gigabit, 2.5Gigabit and 10Gigabit per second with a total network capacity of 800Gigabits. The new network will provide services between Ashburn, VA, Chicago, IL, Cleveland, OH, New York, [...]