Data Center

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 [...]

Stream Data Centers Enters Phoenix Data Center Market

By |2019-02-15T19:28:34-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: cloud, Data Center, enterprise, General, hyperscale, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Stream Data Centers, an industry leader in providing premium data center solutions has acquired a 418,000-square-foot facility on 157 acres of land in Goodyear, Arizona, where it will establish a data center campus for hyperscale and enterprise customers in the Greater Phoenix region. Initially, Stream will redevelop the existing facility, which at full build-out will contain [...]

New E-book from 165 Halsey Street on 2019 Data Center Trends

By |2019-02-15T13:59:52-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: 5G, AI, big data, cloud, Data Center, ebooks, edge, hybrid cloud, hybrid cloud, SDN, Security, Software Defined Networking, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

"The Data Center in 2019: Hot Technologies and Trends" E-book Now Available for Download  Death of the Data Center? Hardly. The Data Center in 2019 remains a significant part of enterprise IT.  165 Halsey Street, a dedicated 1.2 million square foot data center/colocation/telecom carrier hotel offering affordable space, power and interconnection services, has released its latest [...]

eStruxture: The Case for Bicoastal Colocation in Canada

By |2019-02-13T12:21:35-04:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, ebooks, jsa blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), the global data growth rate is doubling in size every two years. In fact, by 2020, the digital universe – encompassing all the data we create and copy annually – will reach 44 zettabytes. Similarly, Gartner recently predicted that, by 2020, there will be 20 billion Internet of Things [...]

NJFX Wins TMT’s Global Excellence Award: 2019 Best Global Connectivity Solutions – New Jersey

By |2019-02-11T08:47:31-04:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: cable landing station, colocation, Data Center, General, Global Telecommunications, technology award, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Highlighted as ‘An Innovator at the Forefront of Modern Business’ NJFX is racking up the wins with its latest award, Best Global Connectivity Solutions - New Jersey. Recognized by TMT’s Global Excellence Program, NJFX earned the award for its Cable Landing Station (CLS) campus ecosystem, which enables enterprises, financials, content providers, media, government, and telecoms to [...]

DataBank’s CEO Predicts the “Edge” Will Emerge in Growing Secondary Markets First

By |2019-01-31T12:30:23-04:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

DataBank CEO, Raul Martynek, describes the company's strategy, talks about hybrid cloud and edge hosting trends and makes some 5G predictions in this edition of JSA TV from PTC '19. Martynek says the DataBank thesis is based on the fact that there was inventory in Tier 1 markets, but much less high-quality inventory in secondary markets.  [...]

DataBank Acquires Second Pittsburgh Data Center in Strategic Sales-Leaseback Transaction with PNC Bank

By |2019-01-30T21:54:43-04:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom news|Tags: , , , , |

DataBank has broadened its assets in Pittsburgh with a second data center in the high-tech market. The Dallas-based data center, connectivity and managed services provider acquired its latest addition from PNC Bank, which will become the facility’s anchor tenant as part of a long-term lease. PNC Bank is the sixth largest commercial bank by assets in [...]

FirstLight Launches ‘Managed Edge’ Solutions

By |2019-01-29T13:51:11-04:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: cloud, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, Internet, jsa blog, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FirstLight,  in addition to providing fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast has now added 'Managed Edge' solutions to its roster of offerings. Connecting nearly 8,000 locations in service with more than 30,000 locations serviceable by a 14,000-route mile network, FirstLight offers a robust suite of [...]

DataBank Achieves Top Level Security, Compliance & Control for Seventh Consecutive Year

By |2019-01-29T15:10:40-04:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , |

DataBank, a leading provider and operator of enterprise-class data center facilities and managed services, has successfully completed its SSAE 18 System and Organization Controls (SOC) 1 and SOC 2, Type 2 examinations for the seventh year in a row. DataBank also announced the successful completion of the HIPAA and PCI-DSS assessments. A third-party, independent, professional audit [...]

SEIMITSU Selects Colo Atl as it Expands Broadband Network Across Southeast US

By |2019-01-22T14:17:04-04:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, data center news, fiber network, fiber network, Georgia Technology Center, interconnection, IT, meet me room, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Announced today at PTC’19, SEIMITSU Business Technology Solutions has selected Colo Atl for colocation and connectivity services. In the midst of expanding its own broadband network across the Southeast US region, Seimitsu sought premium colocation space in Atlanta, with the ability to easily interconnect with strategic carrier partners and key business partners at 55 Marietta, with [...]

EdgeConneX: European Edge Expansion Continues with Data Center Acquisition in Munich

By |2019-01-21T14:56:18-04:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: cloud, colocation, Data Center, data center news, General, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX, a global leader in data center services, is expanding into Munich, Germany with their latest acquisition, making it their 9thdata center in Europe. Located at Landsberger Strasse 155 in Central Munich, Germany, the Munich data center will offer a carrier-neutral facility for cloud, content, network and IT providers to expand and get closer to their [...]