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IX Reach CEO Discusses Recent Acquisition

By | 2017-11-21T12:44:13+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You’ve probably read the headline that Console Connect sold its network and customers into private ownership along with assets from its other global subsidiaries, rebranding the new business to IX Reach. But what can we expect from the new IX Reach? To find out more on the recent acquisition and the company’s 2018 plans, Jaymie Scotto [...]

FirstLight Proud to Serve ‘World’s Best Cheddar’ Company

By | 2017-11-02T12:35:41+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight’s Fiber-Based Services Provide Reliability and Scalability for New England and Upstate New York Farm-Family Owned Dairy Cooperative Since opening its operation in 1919, Cabot Creamery Co, the Northeast’s premier dairy cooperative, has since expanded to 1,100 co-op farms who all strive for the same thing; to provide for their families, give back to their communities, [...]

FirstLight Completes its Fourth Acquisition of 2017

By | 2017-10-18T10:55:35+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announces the completion of its acquisition of 186 Communications. Being its fourth transaction this year alone, FirstLight further proves itself as one of the largest providers of fiber-based, high-capacity services throughout the Northeast. FirstLight previously completed the acquisitions of Oxford Networks, Sovernet Communications and [...]

Arayna Technologies Launches Archer, RFI and RFP Management Platform for Data Center Industry

By | 2017-10-04T16:24:29+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

When working with data center customers, Ajay Nagar realized that RFP managers and responding vendors are losing countless hours running the bidding process manually via email, not to mention the hassle and stress involved. Now, he’s addressing that challenge with his company, Arayna Technologies, and its new flagship product, Archer. “I discovered that the bidding process is very [...]

Wilcon Hires New Channel Chief: Rex Lehman

By | 2017-09-14T12:06:07+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: channel partners, colocation, Data Center, fiber, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

More big news from Southern California’s Wilcon! The West Coast fiber and data center solutions provider is boosting its Channel Program with a new manager — industry veteran Rex Lehman. With the title of Channel Sales Director, Rex will expand the industry-leading program, create new tools for agents/resellers and ensure that partners have viable ways to [...]

Pinnaca Earns Top Pexip Certifications

By | 2017-08-08T17:28:43+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, Pinnaca, Video, Video as a Service, Video Collaboration, Video Conferencing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Pinnaca, a leading provider of managed and cloud video conferencing, telepresence and visual collaboration services, today announced it has earned Gold partner status for both its Service Provider and Resale Partner businesses with Pexip. Pexip’s award-winning Infinity platform is a next-generation video collaboration platform that connects people face to face, anytime, anywhere using any device. Pinnaca [...]

FirstLight to Enhance Healthcare Operations Management for ConvenientMD

By | 2017-07-26T13:33:07+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data security, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, healthcare, Internet, IT, IT Infrastructure, Network, Network Solutions, Security, voice, VoIP, VoIP service|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are few industries implementing technology as rapidly into their operations as healthcare. FirstLight recognizes this, and has been working with top medical organizations to bring better connectivity and reliable networks. To that end, the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that ConvenientMD, an urgent care walk-in group with locations throughout New [...]

Introducing Atmosphere: DataSite’s Cloud and IT Enablement Division

By | 2017-07-18T10:32:24+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

DataSite, a wholesale data center space and network service provider that owns and operates world-class colocation facilities in Atlanta, Boise and Orlando continued the momentum it’s built over the past months with the launch of Atmosphere, earlier today. This is big news for DataSite’s customer base. Atmosphere is DataSite’s cloud and IT enablement division, which uses [...]

netsapiens to Have Big Impact, on Impact.

By | 2017-07-13T10:44:04+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

netsapiens has fully integrated its UC Contact (Call) Center feature set into Impact Telecom’s cloud-based phone system. The new service offers seamless access to a suite of call center features and functionality via an intuitive web-based interface, including advanced call management, queue-based routing, queue callback, supervisor management and monitoring, contact history details, customizable supervisor dashboard, real-time and historical [...]

Lightower Adds Potomac River Crossing to its Network

By | 2017-03-07T11:02:55+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, fiber, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Lightower Fiber Networks announced the addition of a new Potomac River crossing to its network. This new, strategic route bypasses data-congested Washington D.C. to provide direct and diverse access to data centers, cloud providers, and other service locations in the Ashburn, Virginia area. The new network route was specifically engineered to serve Ashburn’s major data [...]

NYI Further Protects Customer Environments in Response to Cybercrime Predictions

By | 2017-02-01T13:25:04+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Storage, colocation, Cybersecurity, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, hybrid cloud, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

As we all know, now more than ever companies rely on cloud based storage and data management. That is why NYI, hybrid-IT solutions provider, is proud to announce its Service Organization Control 2 (SOC 2) compliance. With this certification, NYI proves its establishment of a successful oversight process for storing data in the cloud, and are [...]

Wilcon Expands Network Footprint Across San Diego

By | 2017-01-31T09:33:31+00:00 January 31st, 2017|Categories: carrier, Cell tower backhaul, cloud, colocation, Data Center, fiber, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Mobile backhaul, Network, network growth, small cell, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The expansion continues for Wilcon in 2017! Taking the Southern California area by storm, Wilcon, a premier provider of fiber optic and data center infrastructure, announced that it is expanding its fiber-optic network footprint throughout San Diego. The strategic broadening of Wilcon’s network supports infrastructure for small cell site technology and new 5G wireless communications. This [...]

Wilcon Expands Fiber Network in LA

By | 2017-01-16T13:18:25+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Categories: carrier, Cell tower backhaul, cloud, colocation, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Mobile backhaul, Network, network growth, small cell, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Wilcon Deploys New Infrastructure to Enhance Next Gen Small Cell Technology Wilcon, the premier West Coast provider of best-in-class fiber optic and data center infrastructure, announces today it is expanding its fiber-optic network throughout Los Angeles to provide enhanced wireless communications infrastructure for cutting-edge small cell site technology.  The fiber network deployment serves hundreds of small [...]

FirstLight Fiber and Oxford Networks Join Forces

By | 2017-01-04T11:12:13+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business collaboration, business expansion, business partnership, cloud, Connectivity, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight Fiber, M&A, managed services|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber has increased its footprint with a considerable acquisition. The leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in New York and Northern New England, announced today that Oak Hill Capital Partners has completed its acquisition of Oxford Networks, and has combined the operations of Oxford with FirstLight. This is quite significant, as FirstLight now operates 5,000 route [...]

NYI and Megaport Are Changing the Way Companies Interconnect

By | 2016-11-08T12:41:00+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Categories: Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, interconnection, SDN, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Megaport has added strategic PoPs in NYI’s New York and New Jersey data centers to enable direct, instant and scalable access for NYI customers to major cloud service providers such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform in addition to interconnection to leading internet exchange service providers. In turn, Megaport customers now have [...]

MRV’s OP-X1 Solution is Positioned to Win Fourth Award for Industry Innovation This Year

By | 2016-11-07T14:21:38+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s been a noteworthy year for MRV Communications, especially for the company’s compact (2RU), programmable CPE solution, OP-X1. Just last week MRV announced that its OP-X1 platform has been selected as a finalist for the Fierce Innovation Awards, an honorable showcase of the most innovative products, solutions and technologies for network-based service providers looking to deliver [...]