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Vertical Systems Group Releases 2018 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD

By |2019-02-20T09:58:15-05:00February 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 [...]

NetIX Enters U.S. Market at NJFX Carrier-Neutral Cable Landing Station Campus

By |2019-02-14T09:51:22-05:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: cable landing station, carrier, carrier ethernet, carrier-neutral, colocation, General, global carrier, international carrier, Internet Exchange|Tags: , , , , , , |

With five independent subsea cable systems interconnecting North America, Europe, South America and the Caribbean, NJFX’s Carrier-Neutral Cable Landing Station (CLS) colocation campus is growing strong. NJFX just welcomed NetIX, a Europe-based carrier class Ethernet exchange, into its robust ecosystem. This marks the debut of NetIX into the U.S. market! Recognized at Capacity’s Global Carrier Awards as “Best Internet [...]

WireIE Unveils New Partnership to Enhance Broadband Services for Canada’s Indigenous

By |2018-05-16T16:33:39-05:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: Broadband, Canada, Ethernet, High Speed Internet, Internet, IPTV, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, Metro Ethernet Forum, mobile broadband connectivity, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, network upgrade, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, WireIE, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Frontline’s IPTV solution chosen by WireIE to deploy in underserved markets One of Canada’s premier wholesale network operators announced a new partnership designed to significantly enhance and improve broadband services for Indigenous communities across the country. WireIE, a Canadian industry leader in delivering secure, high-availability networks in rural and remote regions, is teaming up with Frontline 360 [...]

Data Center Real Estate: LA’s West 7 Center in Prime Location for OTTs & IoT

By |2018-05-02T21:43:59-05:00May 2nd, 2018|Categories: carrier-neutral, cloud computing, colocation, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Content Delivery, dark fiber, data, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, fiber, IoT, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, low latency, meet me room, network growth, OTT, peering, Telecom, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As OTTs continue to outpace traditional cable television and IoT devices increasingly bridge the gap between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and consumers, Los Angeles is fast becoming an epicenter for data-intensive, mission-critical applications. In a city known for a shortage of colocation capacity, West 7 Center stands out as having the ability to deliver the space, power [...]

365 Data Centers’ String of Major Hires Continues

By |2018-04-25T17:09:44-05:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ready for more news from 365 Data Centers? The hybrid data center solutions provider has been on a roll with hiring announcements recently — the latest is this morning’s news that James Ashton is joining the company as Director, Network Engineering. This announcement comes just weeks after 365 made it known that Jeff Slapp was hired [...]

Canadian Data Center Operator eStruxture Announces Amazon Web Services Partnership

By |2018-02-07T12:32:38-05:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: Canada, carrier, carrier ethernet, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, colocation, Data Center, General, global carrier, international carrier, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Montreal-based Company Serves Growing Cloud Computing Sector A recent report from Gartner predicts that, by the end of 2018, the worldwide public cloud computing market will generate a total revenue of $306 billion US, up from the roughly $260 billion US generated last year. In Q4 of 2017, Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) exponential growth in the [...]

A Rising Force in Los Angeles’ Data Center Space – Introducing West 7 Center!

By |2018-01-30T12:22:49-05:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: carrier, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data security, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, General, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Data Center Shaping the Future of Cloud Computing in Southern California According to TechSci Research, the US Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 14 percent until 2022. This bodes well for the American data center sector, which is set to triple its infrastructure by 2020.  Strategically located on [...]

And The Global Carrier Award for ‘Best Project – Americas’ Goes to…

By |2017-11-03T13:25:35-05:00October 31st, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On October 25th, 2017 2,000+ of telecom key decision makers came together for one of the industry’s biggest celebrations, the Capacity Global Carrier Awards. FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, separated itself from the pack of entries by announcing today that it is the Capacity Media Global Carrier Award recipient [...]

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

By |2017-03-08T12:15:47-05:00March 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 [...]

UNIFI Communications Acquires WIS Telecom

By |2016-11-22T08:35:58-05:00November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, Africa tech, Africa telecom, business acquisition, carrier, cloud, Financial, global carrier, Global Telecommunications, international carrier, Internet, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Acquisition accelerates Growth of UNIFI's Global Carrier Business The acquisitions continue in 2016! Today, UNIFI Communications, Inc., a leading US-based international telecommunications carrier, announced it has acquired 100% of WIS Telecom S.p.A. and its subsidiary, WIS Telecom S.A., from Libero Acquisition S.a.r.l., an investment vehicle of Orascom TMT Investments S.à r.l. (“OTMTI”), majority-owned by Mr. Naguib [...]

Lightower Expands its Colocation Footprint in the Midwest

By |2016-07-05T19:23:08-05:00July 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 [...]

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

By |2016-05-10T17:57:53-05:00May 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 |2016-05-10T14:51:03-05:00May 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 [...]

MRV Launched Next-Gen Carrier Ethernet Access Device with Software-enabled Scalability

By |2016-05-05T15:24:17-05:00May 5th, 2016|Categories: 100G, Application, B2B, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, enterprise, Ethernet, JSA Clients, low latency, Metro Ethernet Forum, Network, network equipment, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, packet services, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications™ announced today the launch of the OptiSwitch® OS-V Series.  The OS-V is its next generation portfolio of modular and compact, MEF CE 2.0 Certified 1GbE and 10GbE Carrier Ethernet access devices.  MRV’s OS-V series is delivered in two platforms; the OS-V8 fixed configuration platform and the OS-V20 modular platform, which has two expansion slots engineered [...]

RCN Business Bolsters Capabilities In New Jersey for Channel Partners

By |2016-03-15T10:24:04-05:00March 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 |2016-02-02T09:42:08-05:00February 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 [...]