Ethernet Services

CENX Opens the Gateway to True Network Automation for Tier 1 CSP

By |2018-01-24T13:52:43-04:00January 23rd, 2018|Categories: 5G, AI, Big Data analytics, CENX, General, NFV, SDN, Software Defined Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a global leader in next-generation service assurance software has been selected by a leading Tier 1 Communication Service Provider (CSP) to serve as the single source of service assurance for wireless, wireline and cloud environments, facilitating a transition to full automation across the CSP’s global network. The latest iteration of the CENX software, CENX 7, which [...]

CENX joins Telefonica, Vodafone, Ericsson in TM Forum’s Open API Manifesto

By |2017-12-20T13:27:00-04:00December 20th, 2017|Categories: 5G, big data, Big Data analytics, CENX, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

TM FORUM'S OPEN API MANIFESTO CENX, a global leader in next-generation service assurance software, has announced that it has signed TM Forum’s Open API Manifesto and will work with Telefonica, Vodafone, Ericsson, and 29 other leading global service providers and technology ecosystem participants to develop industry standards for Open Application Programming Interface (API) integration. This latest partnership illustrates CENX’s dedication [...]

CENX named among “50 Fastest Growing Tech Companies 2017” by Silicon Review Magazine

By |2017-12-05T18:53:26-04:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

 CENX, a global leader in next generation service assurance software, was named as one of The Silicon Review’s “2017 Top 50 Fastest Growing Tech Companies” in recognition of its tremendous year over year growth and namesake transformational network data and visualization solution. CENX was selected as a “Top 50” company because of its ability to evolve with [...]

CENX 7: Enabling Closed-Loop Assurance Automation across Virtual Hybrid Networks

By |2017-11-14T19:52:46-04:00November 14th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, the global leader in next generation service assurance software, has launched CENX 7, a hyper-scale assurance platform that enables closed-loop assurance automation across virtual and hybrid networks. The latest release is part of CENX's ongoing investment in providing Tier 1-ready solutions that enable service providers to rapidly deliver and cost-effectively manage complex services over hybrid [...]

CENX Welcomes Industry Veteran Edward Kennedy as New President and CEO

By |2017-06-27T16:58:25-04:00June 27th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX has proudly announced the appointment of Edward Kennedy as its new President and CEO. As a CENX Board of Directors member with over 30 years of industry experience building global networks, Edward will leverage the valuable insight he’s gained into company operations, personnel and overall strategy to steer the ship. “We are very excited to [...]

CENX Joins European Telecommunications Standard Institute’s (ETSI) Open Source MANO (OSM) Community

By |2017-06-07T16:53:49-04:00June 7th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a global leader in software solutions for the telecom industry, has joined European Telecommunications Standard Institute’s (ETSI) Open Source MANO (OSM) community. ETSI is an independent, not-for-profit association with over 800 member companies and organizations from 67 countries, all who participate directly in its work. ETSI produces globally-applicable standards for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), [...]

CENX Named “Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor” by Light Reading’s Leading Lights Award Program

By |2017-05-17T13:05:53-04:00May 17th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a global leader in software solutions for the telecom industry, was awarded the “Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor” award at this week’s Leading Lights Award Dinner for its namesake product, which allows service providers end-to-end, real-time visibility into their network in a single pane. Leading Lights is the annual awards program, now in its 13th year, [...]

CENX becomes the first ‘next generation’ assurance company to receive TM Forum Compliance

By |2017-04-25T16:06:04-04:00April 25th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a leading provider of network and service operations solutions, has recently been awarded the TM Forum Frameworx™ Conformance Certification for the 6.1 version of its namesake product. By receiving this certification, CENX joins an esteemed group of companies such as Verizon, Ericsson, Vodafone, Telefonica, Accenture, and many others with products, solutions, and resources certified by this [...]

CENX to Provide Closed-Loop Intelligence Across Multiple Verizon Platforms, Boosting NFV Service Assurance

By |2017-02-28T15:31:07-04:00February 28th, 2017|Categories: 4G, Big Data analytics, carrier ethernet, CENX, Ethernet, Internet Protocols, Mobile backhaul, Network Function Virtualization, SDN, Service Assurance, Software Defined Networking, telecom news, Verizon|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CENX, a next-gen software company offering service assurance solutions for mobile, wireline and cloud data center service providers, announced a new partnership with Verizon at Mobile World Congress.   CENX will deliver a unified view of the state of physical and virtual components across multiple Verizon networks and data centers, boosting NFV service assurance with end-to-end visibility. [...]

Lightower Expands Its All-Fiber Connectivity Services to Amazon Web Services

By |2014-12-08T12:43:36-04:00December 8th, 2014|Categories: applications services, business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Connectivity, Content Delivery, dark fiber, Data Center, Ethernet, fiber, IT, JSA Clients, Lightower, partnerships, Telecom, telecom industry blog, 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, first announced Direct Connect services with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in late 2013. But the company hasn't stopped there. Lightower just announced it has broadened its direct connectivity options to AWS' cloud computing platform. With speeds now ranging from [...]

RCN Examines the Explosion of Ethernet

By |2014-08-01T17:00:07-04:00August 1st, 2014|Categories: analysts, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business ethernet, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), JS&A News, JSA Clients, metro ethernet, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

* Note - this is the second in a series of three blogs from RCN and TNN examining the Top Three Trends Transforming Business Communications.  According to Cisco Visual Networking Index, business IP traffic is expected to triple between 2012 and 2017. What does this mean for you? Ethernet services are enabling mid-sized businesses, with two or more [...]

Infonetics Research, MEF & Comcast Business Host Interactive Wholesale Ethernet Webinar

By |2014-05-22T15:32:57-04:00May 22nd, 2014|Categories: business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, economy, Ethernet, Events, interconnection, Internet, webinar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On Thursday, May 29 at 12:00pm ET, Infonetics Research, MEF and Comcast Business will host a webinar titled ‘Unlocking Revnues with Carrier Ethernet 2.0, Wholesale Ethernet Access. The webinar will provide insights into how the Metro Ethernet Forums’ new Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Wholesale Ethernet Access (CE 2.0 E-Access) standard speeds up and reduces the cost of [...]

Lightower Deploys 100G Services to Customers

By |2012-01-11T09:01:54-04:00January 11th, 2012|Categories: Broadband, dark fiber, Ethernet, fiber, Internet, managed services, network growth, Optical Networking, technology trends, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Ciena® Corporation announces it has been selected by Lightower Fiber Networks to support the delivery of Ethernet services and managed wavelengths at bandwidths up to 100 Gbps. This service will be available immediately to enterprise and service provider customers throughout Lightower’s footprint.  Powered by Ciena’s coherent optical technology, Lightower’s end-to-end fiber-based solutions include 40-Gigabit and 100-Gigabit [...]

Zayo’s Fiber Build Into Green House Data Extends Reach of Wyoming Data Center

By |2011-12-19T08:17:50-04:00December 19th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Ethernet, fiber, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group announces its completion of a fiber build into the Green House Data facility. Green House Data is Wyoming’s first multi-tenant data center, offering cloud hosting and colocation services.  Zayo will provide IP Transit service to Green House Data while enabling on-net connectivity to its 70 tenants from 24 states and 3 countries. Data center [...]

ColoGuard Aligns with Sidera Networks

By |2011-10-11T08:36:53-04:00October 11th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, business partnership, carrier, colocation, Data Center, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network growth, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

ColoGuard, a subsidiary of GalaxyVisions, and  provider of colocation services in the New York metropolitan area, announces that its customers now have access to Sidera Networks’  low-latency, scalable and reliable connections at this facility. Sidera Networks specializes in providing high bandwidth connectivity solutions that enable customers to gain a competitive advantage.  Enterprises that use ColoGuard's state-of-the-art [...]

PacketExchange – A Leader in Advanced IP Technologies

By |2010-05-07T12:36:57-04:00May 7th, 2010|Categories: Applications, Broadband, cloud computing, Content Delivery, Ethernet, IP Solutions, IP transit, IP-based video, Low-Latency Network, Streaming Media, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, Video On Demand, video streaming, Virtualization, Web 2.0, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We've seen an explosion over the last few years of content hungry sites centered on newer technologies such as interactive video, gaming, Ethernet services, 3G/4G/WiMax, increased workforce mobility, streaming media, and cloud based applications. Broadband users are demanding quick and seamless access to the content, services and cool new applications. As the demand for content and [...]