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XKL Introduces New Wi-Fi Infrastructure Solution

By | 2018-08-27T14:44:04+00:00 August 27th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As organizations leverage disruptive technologies, such as IoT and smart cities, their wireless and fiber infrastructures must support computing bandwidth demand in real time. And it’s the new technologies coming about that will dramatically improve existing wireless and fiber infrastructures by increasing data speeds, enabling faster video downloads, lowering latencies, and offering enhanced levels of security [...]

FirstLight Proud to Serve ‘World’s Best Cheddar’ Company

By | 2017-11-02T12:35:41+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight’s Fiber-Based Services Provide Reliability and Scalability for New England and Upstate New York Farm-Family Owned Dairy Cooperative Since opening its operation in 1919, Cabot Creamery Co, the Northeast’s premier dairy cooperative, has since expanded to 1,100 co-op farms who all strive for the same thing; to provide for their families, give back to their communities, [...]

FirstLight Completes its Fourth Acquisition of 2017

By | 2017-10-18T10:55:35+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announces the completion of its acquisition of 186 Communications. Being its fourth transaction this year alone, FirstLight further proves itself as one of the largest providers of fiber-based, high-capacity services throughout the Northeast. FirstLight previously completed the acquisitions of Oxford Networks, Sovernet Communications and [...]

Wilcon Launches Rapid Connect Service, Enabling Fast Deployments of Bundled Space, Power and Internet

By | 2017-05-15T10:20:48+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Categories: Asia Pacific, carrier, cloud, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, International Telecoms Week, Internet, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Wilcon, the premier West Coast provider of best-in-class fiber optic and data center infrastructure, welcomes a new service to its portfolio – Rapid Connect. Rapid Connect brings carriers, service providers and cloud startups a seamless, cost-effective and fast way to establish network infrastructure in as few as ten business days. Plus, Wilcon’s state-of-the-art colocation is at [...]

FirstLight and Sovernet Communications Join Forces

By | 2017-03-14T11:49:11+00:00 March 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 [...]

Oak Hill Capital Partners To Acquire Oxford Networks; To Combine Oxford Operations with FirstLight Fiber

By | 2016-07-07T11:47:23+00:00 July 7th, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, jsa blog, JSA Clients, network growth, network route, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Big news for FirstLight Fiber today! Oxford Networks,  a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts,  has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Oak Hill Capital Partners. Oak Hill Capital Partners announced its plans of acquisition of FirstLight from Riverside Partners in March 2016 (subject to prior [...]

Transtelco Turns to Hibernia Networks’ IP Service Platform to Address Growing Regional Demand

By | 2016-05-10T12:55:04+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: business partnership, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, Internet Service Providers, IP transit, JSA Clients, Latin America, long haul, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, network operators, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks is providing additional capacity to Transtelco’s IP backbone in order to address growing regional demand. Transtelco owns and operates long-haul and metropolitan fiber networks in the Southern US and Mexico with unique facilities-based network on both sides of the border. It’s IP transit capacity needs have increased three-fold, which led Transtelco to turn to [...]

Cinia, The David Ross Group and United Cable Company Join Forces to Extend C-Lion1 Presence

By | 2016-05-10T10:59:30+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: big data, business partnership, cable, cloud computing, Connectivity, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network route, partnerships, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Cinia and The David Ross Group announced a new deal for asset and capacity sales for the new, high-performance subsea fiber route, C-Lion1, today at ITW 2016. Connecting Finland and Germany via the Baltic Sea, the high-quality, cyber-secure route links key data centers in Northern and Central Europe, as well as offers low latency connectivity between [...]

RCN Business Upgrades Its Ethernet Network to 100 Gigabits

By | 2015-11-30T11:28:12+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Categories: 100G, bandwidth, business continuity, business ethernet, business investment, business strategy, carrier, carrier ethernet, Content, Content Delivery, data, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Financial, Government, healthcare, Internet, IT, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Clients, MEF 2.0 compliant, metro ethernet, Metro Ethernet Forum, Network, network growth, network upgrade, PR, RCN, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom media, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Video, voice, voice and data company|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video, announces today the upgrade of its Ethernet network backbone to include 100 Gigabit per second links. Offering scalable bandwidth capabilities across its carrier-grade fiber-optic network infrastructure, RCN Business can now deploy Ethernet services from 3Mbps to 100Gbps. As an MEF CE (Carrier Ethernet) [...]

Two Trophies, One Cutting-Edge Submarine Cable: All Eyes on Hibernia Express at the 2015 Global Carrier Awards

By | 2015-11-05T18:31:27+00:00 November 6th, 2015|Categories: 100G, awards, Bandwidth Infrastructure, c-level, cable, Connectivity, Ethernet, Events, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, Global Telecommunications, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, network route, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Transatlantic Cable, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

All eyes were on Hibernia Networks this past Tuesday evening as Hibernia Express, the first new transatlantic cable in over 12 years, took home Best Project of the Year – Subsea and Best Subsea Innovation at the 2015 Global Carrier Awards. The cable, connecting Halifax, Nova Scotia and Brean, England provides the lowest latency fiber-optic path [...]

Lightower Fiber Networks to Merge with Fibertech Networks

By | 2015-04-27T13:11:35+00:00 April 27th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business collaboration, business continuity, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Lightower, Low-Latency Network, M&A, Network, network provider, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, and Fibertech Networks, a leading provider of fiber-optic based network services throughout mid-size cities in the Eastern and Central regions of the United States, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge. The agreement [...]

TransTeleCom Extends Network Connectivity with Hibernia Networks' EtherReach Global-IX

By | 2014-01-29T08:12:07+00:00 January 29th, 2014|Categories: cable, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet Exchange, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network provider, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

TransTeleCom (TTK) has chosen Hibernia’s EtherReach Global-IX service to extend its network connectivity in western Europe. Hibernia’s Global-IX service augments TTK’s existing fiber-optic network and allows it to directly connect to major European Internet exchanges, including PLIX (Warsaw), NIX.CZ (Prague), Espanix (Madrid), MIX (Milan) and France-IX (Paris) over Hibernia’s Carrier Ethernet network. TTK’s robust, 76,000 kilometer [...]

Lightower Highlights Data Center Connectivity Services at Chicago Data Center Summit 2013

By | 2013-06-26T15:41:35+00:00 June 26th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, broadband infrastructure, carrier ethernet, cloud computing, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, Events, fiber, fiber optics, Financial Exchange, Government, healthcare, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, WDM|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks will highlight its premium high-performance, data-center connectivity services this week during the second annual Greater Chicago Data Center Summit 2013. The Summit takes place Thursday, June 27 in Chicago at the Museum of Science and Industry. Lightower excels at connecting data centers to enterprises, government agencies, carriers and other organizations that require the fastest, [...]

Optelian BigBikes for Heart Disease Research

By | 2013-06-10T14:00:42+00:00 June 10th, 2013|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, carrier ethernet, Equipment Manufacturer, Ethernet, Events, fiber, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Mobile backhaul, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, WDM, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

   Three … two … one … GO! Last week, 29 energized and fun-loving Optelian team members in Ottawa jumped onto a 29-seat bike for a wild ride. Yes – 29 seats! Donning rain ponchos and a playful attitude, the team braved a rainy day to raise more than CAN$5,000 for heart disease and stroke research in [...]

fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty and Hawaii Pacific Teleport Announce Development of New Datacenter in Hawaii

By | 2013-05-13T08:00:55+00:00 May 13th, 2013|Categories: business partnership, cloud, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, fiber, fiber optics, hosting, partnerships, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty, LLC (1547) and Hawaii Pacific Teleport (HPT) announce the formation of Hawaii Pacific Data LLC, a joint venture to develop a state-of-the-art datacenter adjacent to the HPT facility in Kapolei, Hawaii.  Designed to be the premier datacenter complex in the Pacific, Hawaii Pacific Data will provide commercial and government clients with secure, [...]

Allied Fiber Launches Miami to Atlanta Segment of its Network-Neutral Fiber and Colocation System

By | 2013-04-30T09:42:23+00:00 April 30th, 2013|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, cable, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, data network services, economy, fiber, fiber optics, Fiber to the X, mobile broadband connectivity, mobile broadband data services, mobile broadband services, National Broadband Network, subsea cable, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Allied Fiber announces today that it has begun construction on the Miami, FL to Atlanta, Allied Fiber Miami to Jacksonville Build GA segment of its planned nationwide network system. Beginning in Florida, the Miami to Jacksonville, FL segment of this route will continue north to Valdosta, GA where it will connect with 150 miles of [...]

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