Communications

FirstLight and Sovernet Communications Join Forces

By |2017-03-14T11:49:11-04:00March 14th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business acquisition, business collaboration, business continuity, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, fiber engineering, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight Fiber, Network, network growth, network operators, network route|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  It’s official - FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, has announced that Oak Hill Capital Partners has completed its acquisition of Sovernet Communications (“Sovernet”), combining the operations of Sovernet with FirstLight. It is the latest in a series of impressive moves for Oak Hill and First Light. Along [...]

Secure Premium Branding for TEX NYC 2017 Before it’s Too Late

By |2017-02-10T15:32:40-04:00January 24th, 2017|Categories: c-level, Conferences, Event Sponsorship, Events, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Events, Meetings, Network, Network Solutions, New York, partnerships, Speaking Event, tech, tech event, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom media, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, women in tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We're only 5 months away from the award-winning networking event, Telecom Exchange (TEX) taking place on June 20-21 in NYC.  You don't want to miss it! Our team is busy making TEX NYC 2017's must-attend event by filling the room with companies and executives you want to meet.  TEX, ‘where communications and technology meet,’ is an executive-level networking event where we invite [...]

RCN Business Deploys 330 Mbps Internet Tier Across New York Market

By |2015-09-28T13:16:46-04:00September 28th, 2015|Categories: 330 Mbps, bandwidth, best practices, Blogs, Brand, Broadband, broadband connections, business expansion, business investment, business strategy, c-level, Connectivity, customer service solutions, data, economy, Effective Business Solutions, fiber, fiber network, High Speed Internet, Internet, Internet of Everything, Internet Protocols, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IoT, IT, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Network, network growth, network upgrade, New York, Portfolio - Public Relations, RCN, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, technology trends, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, telecom reports, Telecommunications, Video, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Internet in New York City just got faster thanks to RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video. The company announces today it has deployed 330 Mbps Internet service across its New York City business market. The increased speed enables small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to utilize greater amounts of content [...]

RCN Business Launches Agent Program

By |2015-03-16T10:54:12-04:00March 16th, 2015|Categories: channel partners, Ethernet, Internet, IT, metro ethernet, RCN, RCN Business, SIP, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video, announces today that it has launched an agent program designed to provide select national and regional telecom agents and systems integrators with the resources and support to sell RCN’s portfolio of IP-based data and voice communications services to enterprise and small- and medium-sized [...]

ViaWest is Data Center of Choice for Moroch Partners

By |2014-11-13T09:47:42-04:00November 13th, 2014|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, business strategy, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, data center news, disaster recovery, IT, JSA Clients, managed services, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces that Moroch Partners, a Dallas-based full-service independent marketing and communications agency, which boasts a 36-market footprint in the U.S., has selected ViaWest to support its critical network infrastructure. Moroch’s infrastructure is housed in ViaWest’s Synergy Park data center in Richardson, Texas, which offers [...]

Lightower to Address Network Growth during COMPTEL PLUS

By |2014-10-02T10:36:31-04:00October 2nd, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, fiber, fiber network, IT, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network growth, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today its participation in the COMPTEL PLUS Convention and Expo Oct. 5-8 at the Gaylord Texan in Dallas, Texas. The event is a preeminent networking event for communications companies and their supplier partners, offering the opportunity to [...]

RCN Examines the Shift to IP Telephony

By |2014-07-29T18:28:43-04:00July 29th, 2014|Categories: B2B, Blogs, business strategy, Communications Management, Consulting, ebooks, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, IT, JS&A News, JSA Clients, partnerships, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice, VoIP, VoIP service, VoIP service providers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

* Note - this is the first in a series of three blogs from RCN and TNN examining the Top Three Trends Transforming Business Communications.  Businesses of all sizes are using numerous communications vehicles to stay in touch with their customers, suppliers and employees.  Whether phone, via a landline or cell service, or data through the Internet, local [...]

TNCI Names Sarah Graham Linares as VP, Revenue Assurance & Vendor Relations

By |2014-07-01T08:04:36-04:00July 1st, 2014|Categories: appointments, business partnership, business strategy, economy, Effective Business Solutions, Financial, hiring news, interconnection, Technology, Telecom, Telecom Careers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

TNCI announces Sarah Graham Linares as the new VP, Revenue Assurance and Vendor Relations at TNCI. Linares brings almost 30 years of experience to her new position at TNCI. Prior to accepting the VP of Revenue Assurance and Vendor Relations position at TNCI, she served as the VP, Revenue Assurance for Globalinx and TMC Communications for a [...]

Allied Fiber's Hunter Newby Participates on Fiber Panel at Oppenheimer's Technology Conference

By |2012-08-13T16:42:54-04:00August 13th, 2012|Categories: c-level, Conferences, dark fiber, Events, fiber, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Allied Fiber's CEO Hunter Newby is participating on the Fiber Panel at Oppenheimer's 15th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference on August 15th in Boston, MA.  The conference offers institutional investors broad insight from management teams from over 120 public and private companies that span the entire food chain from communication services; wireless hardware; data and storage infrastructure, social media; [...]

Join Global Thought Leaders at ICF's Summit 2012

By |2012-06-04T13:15:03-04:00June 4th, 2012|Categories: Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, Conferences, dark fiber, economy, Events, Meetings, partnerships, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

The ICF Summit is an international gathering of mayors, chief administrative officers, chief information officers and economic development officers from cities, states and regions around the world, taking place June 6-8 in New York City. This year's theme is Intelligent Communities: Platforms for Innovation.  The special theme will focus on how Intelligent Communities create uniquely powerful innovation ecosystems [...]

Meet Allied Fiber at COMPTEL Spring 2011 in Las Vegas

By |2011-03-15T16:20:14-04:00March 15th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, Events, Global Telecommunications, Meetings, mobile, Portfolio - Marketing, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

COMPTEL Spring 2011 kicks off this Sunday, March 20, 2011 at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Allied Fiber’s executive team will be in attendance at the bi-annual event. The event promises to provide effective networking opportunities for communications companies and suppliers. Allied Fiber will be joined by a variety of Dark Fiber Community members [...]

XKL- Dark Fibre Convention’s Keynote Visionary Speaker

By |2010-11-17T08:49:00-04:00November 17th, 2010|Categories: Conferences, dark fiber, Events, Global Telecommunications, Optical Networking, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Len Bosack, CEO and Founder of XKL, LLC was the Convention’s Visionary Keynote speaker at the Dark Fibre Convention on Nov 4-5 in London. Len gave a presentation on their optical transmission systems and reviewed how global communications require consistent networks around the world. Len also further mentioned how technology exists to economically expand global bandwidth [...]

African Telecoms to Rival Middle East

By |2010-03-23T15:03:14-04:00March 23rd, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

$18bn African Investment – but can the Middle East take the call? Since 2001, Investment into the African telecommunications sector has hit $18bn, however Africa has missed many opportunities to deploy cable infrastructure to the same extent as its competitive continents such as the Middle East and Asia. Nevertheless leading authorities understand that such an infrastructure [...]

Esat Sezer, CIO of Coca-Cola Enterprises Shares His Principles for Successful Business Enablement

By |2010-03-03T16:36:54-04:00March 3rd, 2010|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, cloud computing, Global Telecommunications, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, Marketer, mobile, Portfolio - Marketing, Portfolio - Public Relations, Software-as-a-Service, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Esat Sezer, the CIO of Coca-Cola Enterprises was recently interviewed by Meet The Boss TV. More than just a 'shelf replenishment company,' the company has over 70,000 employees of which over 50% are mobile. Esat had quite a few challenges to overcome in order to transition the business and implement technology to support the company's mobility and transportation leveragin Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).

The Telecom Haiti Relief Fund

By |2010-01-27T13:51:23-04:00January 27th, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Jaymie Scotto & Associates invites our fellow telecom community to join together and contribute to the relief efforts for the Haitian earthquake victims and families. On January 12, a massive earthquake struck Haiti near the capital of Port-au-Prince. Officials fear that there are over 100,00 dead and many more are injured and homeless. With so many people in need of help, we believe that as a united community, our industry can make a difference.