Not-to-Miss! FirstLight’s Cloud Connect Summit is November 15 in Westchester

By |2018-11-01T15:31:33-05:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: cloud, Conferences, Events, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , |

A virtual Who's Who of IT experts and providers will share best practices and trends in cloud computing, unified communications, and IT resilience at FirstLight's Cloud Connect Summit on Thursday, November 15th at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, New York. Don't miss the next in FirstLight's growing Cloud Connect Summit series! Attending the event will [...]

FirstLight’s 2018 Cloud Connect Summit Takes Place May 16

By |2018-05-03T14:42:22-05:00May 3rd, 2018|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Internet, IT, tech, tech event, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Learn the latest trends in cloud computing and data management, and get a fresh perspective on disaster recovery, the Internet of Things, and unified communications at FirstLight's 2018 Cloud Connect Summit. If your business is in the Northeast US region, you must consider the upcoming Cloud Connect Summit, taking place Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the [...]

Acquisition Alert: FirstLight to Acquire Finger Lakes Technologies Group

By |2017-03-06T11:52:49-05:00March 6th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business expansion, cloud, Cloud service provider, dark fiber, Data Center, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight Fiber, Internet, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We've got the latest in telecom acquisitions right here for you. And this time, FirstLight is once again on the move! The leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast today announced its intent to acquire Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”), a subsidiary of Trumansburg Telephone Company (TTC). FLTG provides data, Internet and voice [...]

Come See Avotus at Cisco Live!

By |2016-07-11T17:58:41-05:00July 11th, 2016|Categories: Avotus, Avotus Corporation, business collaboration, business continuity, business partnership, business strategy, Events, Instant Messaging, IT, James Martino, JSA Clients, Technology, unified communications, Video, voice, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The fine folks at Avotus are taking Vegas by storm this week. Beginning today at Cisco Live, Cisco’s annual IT and communications conference, Avotus is announcing and discussing its superior level of visibility and reporting for Unified Communications (UC) applications - namely, Enhanced Usage Reporting for UC (EUR UC). This solution allows communication managers and CIOs to [...]

MEF’s GEN15 Event Reaches Milestone Of 50 Service Provider & Technology Vendor Sponsors

By |2015-09-04T18:12:30-05:00September 4th, 2015|Categories: jsa blog, Metro Ethernet Forum, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

More excited news for the upcoming GEN15 event this week.  The MEF is pleased to announce that 50 companies thus far have lined up to sponsor the global GEN15 conference ( being held on 16-19 November 2015 at the Omni Hotel in Dallas, Texas. AT&T is the Host Operator Sponsor for this year’s event. Newly announced [...]

Avotus Launches Enhanced Usage Reporting for Unified Communications

By |2015-05-12T10:18:51-05:00May 12th, 2015|Categories: Avotus, Avotus Corporation, business continuity, business strategy, cloud, Communications Management, data, enterprise, Expense Management, IT, iTunes, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice, voice and data company, VoIP, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Avotus Corporation, the leading provider of Intelligent Communications Management (ICM) solutions, has once again addressed ICM risks. The company announces today that it has expanded its award-winning ICM Enhanced Usage Reporting (EUR) platform. ICM EUR from Avotus now integrates, tracks and reports on usage for Unified Communications services. ICM EUR allows communication managers to gain unprecedented [...]

ViaWest Named to Inaugural CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide

By |2014-10-09T11:27:06-05:00October 9th, 2014|Categories: awards, best practices, business awards, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Compliance, Data Center, disaster recovery, IT, JSA Clients, managed services, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, VARs, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces today that it has been named to the inaugural CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide, a list of the leading technology vendors with cloud-related partner programs designed to benefit members of the indirect IT channel and their cloud initiatives. This guide offers solution providers [...]

MEF’s Global Ethernet Networking 2014 (GEN14) Event Builds Momentum With 11 New Sponsors

By |2014-04-24T08:15:58-05:00April 24th, 2014|Categories: c-level, Connectivity, Content, enterprise, Ethernet, European Service Provider, Events, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Meetings, metro ethernet, Metro Ethernet Forum, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The MEF is pleased to announce growing sponsor support for the industry-wide Global Ethernet Networking 2014 (GEN14) conference being held on November 17-20, 2014 at the Gaylord National in Washington, D.C. Several dozen leading global, national, and regional service providers, network technology and management solution providers, training companies, testing firms, and other organizations have lined up [...]

Comstor Selects Enterprise-Class Cloud Offerings Powered by Peak

By |2013-09-16T15:14:48-05:00September 16th, 2013|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, data center expansion, Data Center Knowledge, data network services, General, Global Telecommunications, JS&A News, Media, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications, VARs, White-label|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak®, a leading enterprise-class IaaS cloud service provider for channel partners, announced a new distribution agreement with Westcon Group’s Comstor business unit. Because Comstor is a Cisco-dedicated business, Peak-Powered services will be able to be sold by the partner community; thereby extending benefits of cloud computing to hundreds of service providers worldwide. Peak’s Channel Program will [...]

Avotus Enhances Flagship ICM Usage Management Tool

By |2013-09-05T09:46:06-05:00September 5th, 2013|Categories: Applications, architecture, Blogs, Broadband, business continuity, business strategy, c-level, call center solutions, Communications Management, Compliance, Consulting, fraud management, General, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Avotus Corporation, a provider of Intelligent Communications Management (ICM) solutions, announced today that it has released significant enhancements to its ICM Usage Management tool. Avotus’ ICM UM version 8.31 provides key mobility, security and reporting enhancements that deliver visibility into an enterprise’s telecom assets and expense. Avotus’ ICM UM 8.31 is an advanced Call Accounting tool [...]

Inteliquent Subject of VOSS Case Study

By |2012-06-12T14:49:39-05:00June 12th, 2012|Categories: cloud, Global Telecommunications, hosting, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Inteliquent launched Wholesale HCS in February 2012, and now offers Cisco channel partners and Tier-2/3 service providers 
a white label HCS package to resell to their end customers.
This allows organizations to compete in the cloud collaboration market, without having to make an initial capital investment. Inteliquent’s only stipulations are that their channel partners are Advanced Cisco [...]

IPv6 – Everything You Need to Know – In Pictures!

By |2012-04-12T08:12:00-05:00April 12th, 2012|Categories: Applications, cloud computing, Content Delivery, Global Telecommunications, Internet, IP Solutions, IP transit, IP-based video, IPTV, IPv6, Renesys, smart phone app, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

The IPv6 movement has been years in the making. So many, in fact, that it has hardly been a “movement” at all – but for a few players with the foresight to embrace its inevitability. And for those early adapters, will come the spoils – Cisco recently reported that there will be over 3 billion IPv6 [...]

Inteliquent Rolls Out Hosted Collaboration Solution

By |2012-03-28T07:48:04-05:00March 28th, 2012|Categories: cloud, Telecommunications, unified communications, VARs|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Inteliquent announces that the first cloud-based collaboration service in the United States specifically developed to be resold by Cisco Value-Added Resellers (VAR) and System Integrators (SIs), is now in full production and providing service to End User customers.  The new cloud-based service is based on Cisco’s next-generation Unified Communications infrastructure, Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS), and leverages [...]

Neutral Tandem and Cisco Team Up to Offer Cloud-Based Unified Communications

By |2011-11-07T10:06:45-05:00November 7th, 2011|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, hosting, Internet, Telecom, Telecommunications, unified communications, VARs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

New Service Will Utilize Cisco’s Hosted Collaboration Solution Platform  To Offer VARs and Integrators Turn-Key, Hosted UC Solutions Big news for Neutral Tandem, Inc. today – the leading provider of global interconnection services announced its plans to introduce the first cloud-based collaboration service in the United States specifically developed to be resold by Cisco’s [...]

Allied Fiber & Human Productivity Lab Share Insight on the Future of Telepresence

By |2011-07-19T14:10:22-05:00July 19th, 2011|Categories: Applications, Broadband, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Conferences, Content Delivery, dark fiber, economy, Events, Global Telecommunications, Media, Streaming Media, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, Telepresence, video streaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Allied Fiber CEO, Hunter Newby and Human Productivity Lab President, Howard S. Lichtman attended this year’s Broadband Properties Summit in Dallas, TX. Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JSA) recently caught up with the two telecom thought-leaders to get their input on the trends in the telepresence industry, the networks needed to support its growth and where the [...]