fiber optic network

Southern Telecom Expands Enterprise Connectivity Services for Metro Optical

By | 2018-09-14T10:42:34+00:00 September 14th, 2018|Categories: business partnership, colocation, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, metro market, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

Metro Optical has chosen Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, to support its efforts to expand enterprise services to customers in Birmingham, Ala. Metro Optical will leverage colocation space from STI to build a customized network solution for its clients in the region. Metro Optical is a leading provider of managed network, data and [...]

Georgia System Operations Corporation Selects Southern Telecom for Dark Fiber

By | 2018-04-30T13:32:35+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Categories: customer win, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Georgia System Operations Corporation (GSOC) has entered a leasing agreement for dark fiber on Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI)’s Atlanta central business district fiber ring. GSOC's control centers operate 24/7 to manage the delivery of electricity across the state. To ensure 24/7 operations, in 2005 GSOC’s backup control center, located about 25 miles from its headquarter [...]

Cross River Fiber and ZenFi Collaborate to Create (zXc) ZenCross Connect

By | 2017-01-30T15:16:03+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Cross River Fiber, dark fiber, data, General, interconnection, lit fiber, Low-Latency Network, Network, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, New York, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Online ordering platform offers self-service, automated metro connectivity When ordering dark fiber or lit services several key factors come to mind - fast delivery, competitive pricing, rapid development, and of course, no-term contracts. Cross River Fiber and ZenFi have entered a partnership to do just that. Through their new ordering platform, zXc (ZenCross Connect), there is no [...]

Hibernia Networks’ Fast-Paced Evolution Leads to $165 Million Financing

By | 2016-06-01T12:33:15+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Categories: business investment, fiber, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks today announced the completion of a $165 million senior secured credit facility with a new lender group led by MUFG and includes ING Capital, Citizens Bank, HSBC and CIT. Advised by Bank Street Group LLC, the company can now accelerate the execution of its organic and inorganic strategic strategic initiatives thanks to the incremental [...]

CentraCom Selects MRV for 100G Packet and Optical Network

By | 2015-08-04T16:56:07+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Categories: 100G, business collaboration, business partnership, business strategy, cable, Connectivity, Content, Content Delivery, fiber, fiber optics, Internet, IT, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Media, metro market, MRV, Network, Optical Transport, SDN, SLA, software, Software Defined Networking, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications™, Inc., a global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions, announced today that CentraCom is leveraging MRV’s portfolio of packet and optical platforms, alongside its service orchestration software, to ensure reliability and performance as it expands its network and service portfolio. The Utah-based service provider owns and operates a growing fiber-optic network serving both [...]

Padtec Successfully Concludes Launching of Subfluvial Optical Cable

By | 2015-04-22T14:34:50+00:00 April 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business continuity, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, cable, economy, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, healthcare, Internet, IT, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Latin America, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Padtec, partnerships, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The link under the bed of Rio Negro is a pilot project, part of Connected Amazon Program that will take optical fiber to the interior of Brazilian Amazon state by means of rivers paths. The Connected Amazon program is a Brazilian Army initiative in partnership with Amazon government and other public and private institutions that aims [...]

Hibernia Completes Network Expansion in Northeast US Enhancing Scalability and Streamlining Networking Capabilities

By | 2015-01-15T12:57:03+00:00 January 15th, 2015|Categories: 100G, architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, dark fiber, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, Network, network growth, network provider, network route, network upgrade, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks today announced that is has expanded its network in the Northeast US. Six long-haul fiber routes are ready for service, which include new routes from Ashburn to New York, Chicago to New York, New York to Buffalo, New York to Albany and New York to Boston. Utilizing Ciena’s 6500 Packet-Optical Platform, the expansion reduces [...]

Support From An Unlikely Source: Governor Aids Rockstars in Bringing 700+ Tech Jobs to Pennsylvania

By | 2014-07-14T15:58:02+00:00 July 14th, 2014|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business strategy, carrier, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, community news, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, data center build, data network services, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, Government, healthcare, higher education, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network provider, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber and Data and Think Loud make a mark in York, PA thanks to a little help from the Governor. A group of famous rock stars and a conservative Governor might seem like an unlikely pairing, but when the founding members of the multiplatinum band LIVE, Chad Taylor, Patrick Dahlheimer and Chad Gracey, along with [...]

GlobeNet Secures Additional Leading Edge Communications Services for its Customers

By | 2014-07-10T15:57:11+00:00 July 10th, 2014|Categories: architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business partnership, c-level, carrier, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network growth, network route, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , |

    GlobeNet has secured additional leading edge communications services for its global customers via a new 20-year agreement with Allied Fiber. Through the agreement, GlobeNet gains an additional fiber route, access to open interconnection with operators in Allied Fiber’s colocation facilities, and added interconnection point diversity.   GlobeNet provides highly secure and reliable, low latency [...]

Lightower Named an Authorized Vendor for NJ State Network Services T1776 Contract

By | 2014-06-10T09:09:54+00:00 June 10th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, higher education, Lightower, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A recent study by the Center for Digital Government (CDG) shows that 75% of the 2,000 citizens surveyed prefer to complete government transactions online. Seventy percent of respondents said it saves them time, and 60% said it saves them money. The survey confirms that constituents seek secure web-based interfaces that contain the information and enable the [...]

TELEHOUSE America and United Fiber & Data Partner for Long Term Growth

By | 2013-09-25T08:10:09+00:00 September 25th, 2013|Categories: business partnership, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, General, Internet Exchange, Low-Latency Network, partnerships, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

 TELEHOUSE America and United Fiber & Data (UFD) have announced a partnership, which aligns the two industry thought leaders in a long-term commitment to drive the growth for both companies. The partnership enables TELEHOUSE to extend UFD’s NXT LVL, state-of-the-art fiber optic network to its customers to meet the demand for dark fiber. UFD’s network offers [...]

United Fiber & Data Announces the Launch of Agent Alliance

By | 2013-09-17T10:09:31+00:00 September 17th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, business partnership, channel partners, colocation, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, lit fiber, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) today announced the launch of its Agent Alliance program, which enables its partners to provide their customers with access to a redundant and secure path between New York City and Washington D.C. over its NXT LVL, state-of-the-art fiber optic network. Partners will be able to deliver the NXT LVL of colocation, [...]

Lightower Announces 1,500-Mile Expansion Through Washington, D.C. and Virginia

By | 2013-08-05T09:29:58+00:00 August 5th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, broadband infrastructure, business strategy, carrier, Cell tower backhaul, cloud, cloud computing, Connectivity, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, education, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, higher education, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Mobile backhaul, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As part of its on-going expansion strategy, Lightower today announced a major 1,500-mile expansion of its all-fiber, high-performance network throughout Virginia and the Washington, D.C. metro region. In May 2012, Lightower began constructing over 1,100 route miles of high fiber-count network blanketing most of Virginia and into North Carolina. Additionally, Lightower is announcing the addition of [...]

UFD Presents 2013 Premier Partner Award to PEG Bandwidth

By | 2013-05-15T10:58:06+00:00 May 15th, 2013|Categories: awards, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business partnership, carrier, Cell tower backhaul, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Mobile backhaul, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, partnerships, rural areas, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, United Fiber & Data, Wholesale Carrier, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) is excited to announce that PEG Bandwidth received the company’s first-ever “Premier Partner” award. UFD created the award to recognize and honor those companies that share its partner-driven philosophy that respects each company’s desire and ability to drive positive relationships, deliver solid results and generate strong revenues for each party. PEG [...]

DukeNet Communications Drives 100G Capability Throughout its Southeastern Footprint

By | 2013-05-13T08:00:52+00:00 May 13th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, fiber, fiber optics, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

DukeNet Communications announced today that it’s upgraded its core network, enabling it to deliver 100G wavelengths across its service area. The network enhancement provides 100G-capable coherent Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) technology, enabling deployment of 40G and 100G solutions for its carrier and enterprise customers without the need to replace existing fiber infrastructure. Bandwidth consumption continues [...]

Achelea Global Networks Announces Fiber Builds into Several New Markets to Include North Carolina

By | 2012-08-14T13:05:14+00:00 August 14th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, fiber, interconnection, Internet, low latency, network growth, network route, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Achelea Global Networks has begun the engineering and construction of its fiber rings and routes in North Carolina as well as in Georgia and California. These routes will have global reach capabilities and support the latest in technologies. The initial phase of this state-of-the-art, low-latency fiber optic network build will include fiber rings around Charlotte, NC; [...]

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