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Still Seats Left at the Table of HOW TO at FISPA Live in the Big Easy

By | 2018-01-12T14:30:00+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Categories: c-level, community news, Conferences, CSuite, Events, JS&A News, Speaking Event, Speaking Panel, tech event, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You are invited to join the table of HOW TO at FISPA Live on February 5-7 in New Orleans. Join companies like Comcast Business, Telamon, Ooma, API Digital, Granite Channels, Hughes Communications, Millennium, Netflix, Nitel, Windstream and so many more.  WHY ATTEND? It’s the must-attend trade show for serious executives and network operators who call competitive telecom their [...]

Join the Table of HOW TO at FISPA Live

By | 2017-12-05T17:06:45+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Categories: Broadband, c-level, Cloud service provider, community news, Conferences, Data Center, Events, fiber, Network, network operators, network provider, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecommunications, VoIP, VoIP service providers, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You are invited to join the table of HOW TO at FISPA Live on February 5-7 in New Orleans.  FISPA's 2018 Hybrid Service Provider Conference is where to meet leading telecommunications equipment vendors, software providers and telecom industry professionals all while discovering new opportunities, trends and best practices. The event attracts industry leaders, executives, and operators [...]

Hammer Fiber and Go Long Wireless Enter Exciting Partnership

By | 2017-07-26T13:07:27+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, fiber, fiber optics, rural areas, Rural Telecom, VoIP, VoIP service, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hammer Fiber Optic Investments Ltd., a New Jersey-based wireless and fiber network operator and wholly owned subsidiary of publicly traded Hammer Fiber Optic Holdings Corp (OTCQB:HMMR) has entered into a new partnership that will lead to dramatic expansion. The company announced today that is has teamed up with Go Long Wireless, Ltd. (GLW), a company based [...]

Wilcon and LightRiver Team up: Advantages to Owning a Dark Fiber Network

By | 2017-03-08T12:15:47+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Fiber optics date as far back as the Roman times with the use of glass inside fibers, and has evolved with various advancements along the way such as the optical telegraph in 1790’s by the Chappe Brothers and the optical telephone system in 1880, patented by Alexander Graham Bell. It’s hard to imagine that a fiber [...]

Learn to Power Your Local Economy at NGN’s Georgia Gigabit Communities Summit

By | 2016-09-21T14:03:23+00:00 September 21st, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Events, fiber optics, General, Gigabit internet, Internet, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Network, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In today’s economy, having reliable and speedy access to the Internet has become a key factor in business success. Businesses that have superior broadband hold an advantage over those that have subpar access to the World Wide Web. There are many rural broadband initiatives currently taking place throughout the U.S. Communities that have top-notch connectivity edge [...]

Lightower Expands its Colocation Footprint in the Midwest

By | 2016-07-05T19:23:08+00:00 July 5th, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, data center news, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

With its latest acquisition of Datacenter101, Lightower Fiber Networks, expanded its colocation offering to meet demand from small, medium and large businesses within the region. The Datacenter 101 facility is located in downtown Columbus, Ohio and offers both enterprise-class data center services as well as carrier-class colocation services. This acquisition enhances Lightower’s growing portfolio of data [...]

Host.net Strikes a Deal with Dasher Technologies

By | 2016-05-24T09:50:59+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business collaboration, business partnership, business strategy, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, data, Data Center, data center news, disaster recovery, fault tolerance, hybrid cloud, Internet, Internet Service Providers, network equipment, network route, Network Solutions, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Collaboration at its finest. Host.net just announced a new partnership with Dasher Technologies, a premier IT solution provider with offices in Alabama, California, Florida, and Oregon. The two companies are joining forces to address IT requirements for a variety of vertical markets including education, healthcare, enterprise and government. As a certified Woman Owned Small Business, Dasher [...]

Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks Collaborates with Ciena, LightRiver, Improving Fan Experience at Dover International Speedway

By | 2016-05-16T15:49:06+00:00 May 16th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, fiber, fiber network, Internet, jsa blog, mobile broadband connectivity, Network, network operators, sporting events, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless, wireless broadband technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dover International Speedway (DIS) recently worked with Ciena® (NYSE: CIEN) and Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks Inc. to upgrade its facilities for the digital age. Broad Valley designed, constructed, and is operating DIS’s new WiFi over Ethernet/Fiber platform using Ciena’s packet networking solutions. Launched at the NASCAR race weekend on May 13, the upgrade helps eliminate [...]

NYI Launches POP-as-a-Service: White Label Your Business Operations in NYC

By | 2016-05-10T17:57:53+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, Business Process Outsourcing, business questions, business strategy, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, General, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, hybrid cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Internet, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, managed services, network equipment, network provider, New York, Servers, service providers, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI has made it easier than ever to start a business in New York City. With the launch of its new telecommunications program, POP-as-a-Service (POPaaS), NYI has created a viable way for managed service providers and global telecoms to white-label NYI for their business operations. This unique service allows companies to instantly establish a local presence in [...]

United Fiber & Data Expands Footprint at Equinix’s New York Data Centers

By | 2016-05-10T14:51:03+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, data center build, data center expansion, data center news, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, General, Global Telecommunications, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, New York, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) just completed its build-out at Equinix’s NY9 data center located at 111 8th Avenue. As one of the largest tech buildings in New York City, NY9 is home to some of the world’s biggest financial, media and enterprise companies. The new build-out grants NY9 customers complete access to UFD’s network and [...]

NYI Celebrates 20 Years

By | 2016-04-19T08:51:35+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: Apple, Application, Applications, applications services, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business continuity, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, General, hosting, hybrid cloud, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Protocols, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Solutions, IP transit, managed services, service providers, Speaking Event, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The past 20 years are full of technology milestones and innovations. Looking back here are just a few: - Amazon introduced its 1-Click feature, which enabled customers to securely store their credit card info and make purchases with a single tap of their mouse - Apple introduced the iPhone - We also got Uber, formed as [...]

RSVP Today! Empowering Education Through Broadband: A JSA TV Virtual Roundtable

By | 2016-04-11T21:29:09+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, education, Internet, jsa blog, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom media, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecom News Vlog, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video, Video On Demand|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Our next JSA TV Virtual Roundtable is Empowering Education Through Broadband - taking place on Friday, April 22 at 11:30 AM ET. We invite you to join us for an important discussion with education and telecom professionals on today's broadband challenges and opportunities. We're pleased to welcome our Moderator, Dr. Scott Wilkinson, Georgia Institute of Technology's [...]

RCN Business Bolsters Capabilities In New Jersey for Channel Partners

By | 2016-03-15T10:24:04+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Categories: 100G, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business ethernet, business expansion, business strategy, channel partners, data, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), General, Internet, IT, lit fiber, Technology, Telecom, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Through its expanded partnership with Cross River Fiber, RCN Business bolsters IT options for its channel partners throughout New Jersey. Leveraging Cross River Fiber’s dense fiber network, RCN Business agents will have the ability to sell Ethernet services up to 10Gbps and voice products, including next-generation Hosted Voice and Business Trunks. The partnership also provides access [...]

RCN Business Lights Javits Center, The Marketplace for the World

By | 2016-02-02T09:42:08+00:00 February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Broadband, carrier, Dedicated Internet Access, enterprise, General, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet Exchange, IP transit, SMB, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, VoIP|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over 39,000 companies choose Javits Center as their preferred venue every year. With 840,000+ sq. ft. of flexible exhibition space, the facility can accommodate any size event at any time. By choosing  RCN Business to deploy its resilient fiber into this venue, Javits center now has a fully redundant IT infrastructure for its Internet and VOIP [...]

FirstLight Fiber Adds a Whopping 36,000 Fiber Miles into New York

By | 2016-01-26T10:16:59+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Broadband, business expansion, data center news, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Internet, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber has extended its dense fiber network further in New York. This expansion project added 36,000 fiber miles into New York’s Westchester, Rockland and Orange counties, and was constructed in direct response to market and customer demand to expand its offerings closer to New York City.  In fact, the fiber network is designed to be within [...]

Vermont Teddy Bear Company Bear Hugs FirstLight for Providing Premium Internet

By | 2015-12-09T11:27:49+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, business partnership, community news, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, lit fiber, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, Virtual PBX|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

What’s better than providing a local teddy bear company the Internet service it needs to successfully operate and fill orders this holiday season? Not much!  Which is why this blog is dedicated to these cuddly little rascals sure to put smiles on faces this season.  It is perfect timing for FirstLight Fiber as they announced today that The Vermont Teddy [...]