Data Center

GlobeNet Triumphs at Carrier Community Global 2019 Awards

By |2019-05-21T23:26:02-04:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: awards, carrier, Content Delivery, Data Center, GlobeNet, Internet, IT Infrastructure, JSA Clients, network operators, network provider, network route, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, tech, Telecom, telecom awards, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

GlobeNet has started awards season off with a bang. On May 14, at the Central Eastern Europe 2019 GCCM in Berlin, the wholesale provider of telecoms infrastructure won two awards from the Carrier Community. First, they were named as the Best Data and Capacity Provider of the Year. They were also recognized as part of the [...]

FirstLight Fiber Acquires Maine Fiber Company

By |2019-05-16T21:46:36-04:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: Broadband, Data Center, fiber optics, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, Network|Tags: , , , , |

FirstLight announced today that it has acquired Maine Fiber Company (“MFC”), a transaction which will further enhance the company's fiber network throughout the State of Maine.  The MFC network adds unique routes into Canada including a cable landing, the Maritime Express Route from Nova Scotia to Boston, as well as additional diversity to FirstLight’s robust network. [...]

Datacloud Global Awards Recognize EdgeConneX for Excellence

By |2019-05-14T08:59:18-04:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: awards, colocation, Data Center, data center design, telecom awards|Tags: , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX® has built a global footprint of local data centers to support all types of Edge requirements for customers. With vast experience in greenfield builds, retrofitting, real estate assessment and built to suit projects, the company works with its customers to define, build, and deliver data center capacity that brings the Edge to its customers and its [...]

Construction Begins on DataBank’s SLC5 Facility, Bringing Enterprises and Hyperscalers Significant Power & Space

By |2019-04-30T16:32:55-04:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , |

 DataBank's Newest Data Center Will Allow Businesses to Rapidly Deploy and Expand  DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, connectivity, managed services and cloud solutions, announces that construction is underway on its Salt Lake City 5 (SLC5) data center. SLC5 has a ready-for-service date of Q4 2019. The DataBank Granite Point Campus includes SLC2, SLC3, [...]

The Edge, Next-Gen Tech and Data Center Digitalization Took Center Stage at DCD New York

By |2019-04-18T18:31:16-04:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, technology trends, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Conference season is upon us and JSA is making the rounds, connecting with clients and networking with some of the most fascinating thought leaders in the industry. This past week, members of our New York based team had the chance to attend DatacenterDynamics’ 17th annual DCD New York, a data center-focused, bustling conference filled with companies [...]

DataBank Announces Grand Opening of its KC3 Data Center

By |2019-04-15T13:47:22-04:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: bandwidth, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center events, General, hybrid cloud, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

KC3 Solidifies the Company’s Leadership Position in the Greater Kansas City Metro Market DataBank's newest data center, KC3, is located in the leading tech hub of the MidWest and is celebrating its grand opening. The vibrant Kansas City market has seen a ton of growth with more than 8000 new tech jobs since 2011. The city [...]

ServerFarm Expands its Executive Team with A.J. Matel

By |2019-04-12T13:35:15-04:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

ServerFarm announced another major hire this week! The data center developer and operator has appointed A.J. Matel as Senior Vice President Sales, North America. Last week, Ziv Catriel joined the company as Executive Vice President, InCommand Services. In his new position, A.J. is responsible for driving North American sales for ServerFarm, with a focus on growing [...]

DataBank and AVANT Join Forces to Drive Channel Partner Awareness

By |2019-04-10T16:25:50-04:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, General, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

The Partnership Announced at Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas DataBank and AVANT Communications (“AVANT”), a platform for IT decision-making and the nation’s premier distributor for next generation technology, have joined forces to drive further partner awareness of DataBank in the strategic Dallas, Texas market and beyond. The announcement was made at the Channel [...]

Jeni Weinstein Joins 365 Data Centers as Senior National Channel Manager

By |2019-04-09T11:11:48-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: channel, channel partners, Data Center, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

365 Data Centers’ channel program is continuing to grow! The hybrid data center solutions provider just announced that Jeni Weinstein has joined the team as Senior National Channel Manager. Weinstein has more than 20 years of channel management and leadership experience and will continue to grow the company’s agent channel program that was revamped in September. [...]

DataBank Launches New Cloud Connect Service to Enable Fast, Secure and Compliant Offsite Cloud Backups

By |2019-03-26T10:03:58-04:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Downtime for any sized enterprise can have a significant financial impact, as well as damage brand credibility. DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, connectivity, managed services and cloud solutions, announces the expansion of its data protection services through a partnership with Veeam® Software, the leader in Backup solutions that enable Intelligent Data Management™ to [...]

DataBank Puts Focus on Underserved Markets as the Race to 5G Heats Up

By |2019-03-22T10:36:10-04:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , |

From the Telecom Exchange's first 'Pop-Up' event, TEX Dallas, JSA TV gets insight on 5G from Jordan Whyard, Director of Channel Sales for DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, connectivity and managed services. DataBank is focused on delving into underserved markets, where communications infrastructure is required for any major 5G rollout. "Our approach is [...]

FirstLight Appoints Len Camara as Chief Information Officer

By |2019-03-07T18:53:05-04:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Chief Information Officer, cloud, fiber, fiber network, General, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FirstLight has appointed Leonard (“Len”) Camara as Chief Information Officer.  Mr. Camara, a seasoned executive,  will serve as a member of the senior team and will oversee the advancement of the Company’s Information Systems and Information Technology functions to support the company's next phase of growth. Mr. Camara brings more than 20 years of experience leading [...]

Introducing The TEX Portal, The First-of-its-Kind Intelligent Networking App for the Tech and Telecom Industries

By |2019-03-05T17:00:31-04:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, Application, Applications, artificial intelligence, B2B, Blogs, Brand Marketing, business collaboration, c-level, CEO Roundtable, Dallas, Dallas Pop-Up, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, JS&A News, JSA Clients, JSA Connections, JSA Events, tech event, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the TEX Portal, an intelligent meeting manager and networking app, specifically designed for community engagement across the tech and telecom industries. As a member of the TEX Portal, you can interact with top decision makers, while also forging longstanding business relationships and improving your overall event ROI. And [...]

EUROPE ON THE EDGE

By |2019-02-28T10:54:52-04:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

EPIX Node Now Live in EdgeConneX Warsaw Data Center EdgeConneX® has turned up a node in EdgeConneX’s Warsaw data center. The node facilitates a physical uplink to EPIX resources via 1 and 10 Gb optical ports from the EdgeConneX facility. EdgeConneX was chosen for the next EPIX node because of the site's operational neutrality, customer demand [...]

DataBank’s New Midtown Atlanta Data Center Will Serve Georgia Tech and Beyond

By |2019-02-25T12:58:51-04:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: carrier-neutral, Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

"ATL1" offers high-speed, high bandwidth connectivity to research and education institutions nationwide DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, connectivity and managed services, announces the opening of its ATL1 data center in Atlanta. Located at 760 West Peachtree Street NW, ATL1 is part of the CODA development, a 645,000 square-foot, mixed-use office complex under construction in the Georgia Institute [...]

EdgeConneX Expands Local Market and Edge Data Center Services in Ten Markets

By |2019-02-19T12:07:19-04:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: cloud, colocation, Data Center, edge, European Service Provider, General, Global Telecommunications, hybrid cloud, hybrid cloud, hyperscale, IPv4, IPv6, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX, the pioneer in edge data center development, has entered an agreement with Hurricane Electric, operator of the world’s largest IPv6-native internet backbone and the most interconnected IPv4 global network, to provide expanded bandwidth and direct connectivity to customers in ten markets. The deployments will include Santa Clara, Seattle, Atlanta, Toronto, Nashville, Detroit, Phoenix, Portland, Salt [...]