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FirstLight to Enhance Healthcare Operations Management for ConvenientMD

By | 2017-07-26T13:33:07+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data security, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, healthcare, Internet, IT, IT Infrastructure, Network, Network Solutions, Security, voice, VoIP, VoIP service|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are few industries implementing technology as rapidly into their operations as healthcare. FirstLight recognizes this, and has been working with top medical organizations to bring better connectivity and reliable networks. To that end, the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that ConvenientMD, an urgent care walk-in group with locations throughout New [...]

FirstLight Solutions Enrich Overall Performance for Greater Johnstown School District

By | 2017-05-11T14:47:19+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, dark fiber, education, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight, Internet, Network, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight has experienced expansive growth during the past year, and has provided network solutions to more and more organizations in a variety of sectors. In keeping with that trend, the leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast announced today that the Greater Johnstown School District has selected FirstLight to provide Internet connectivity to schools throughout [...]

Host.net Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary and its 20/2.0 Vision

By | 2016-06-22T08:03:48+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Company Launch, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data center tour, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, fiber, fiber network, General, global data center, Host.net, hybrid cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, managed services, Technology, Telecom, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s a big day for Host.net today as it celebrates 20 years as a managed infrastructure and network services provider. Host.net launched its unique 20/2.0 Vision initiative, which is a reflection on how far the company has come over the past 20 years and its look ahead towards the next two decades. The company also just [...]

NYI’s New Jersey Data Center Now Has Even More High Performance Networking Capabilities

By | 2016-06-03T10:23:01+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|Categories: colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, JSA Clients, Lightower, lit fiber, low latency, metro market, Network, network operators, New York, NYI, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI today announced that Lightower Fiber Networks has established an access point within its Bridgewater, New Jersey facility. The all-fiber access point further enhances carrier diversity in the facility, which is located just 40 miles outside of Lower Manhattan. NYI customers now have access to even more options across NYI’s technology ecosystem and Lightower’s robust network [...]

FirstLight Fiber Adds a Whopping 36,000 Fiber Miles into New York

By | 2016-01-26T10:16:59+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Broadband, business expansion, data center news, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Internet, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber has extended its dense fiber network further in New York. This expansion project added 36,000 fiber miles into New York’s Westchester, Rockland and Orange counties, and was constructed in direct response to market and customer demand to expand its offerings closer to New York City.  In fact, the fiber network is designed to be within [...]

Axiom Fiber Networks Returns to Metro Connect a Year After Its Official Launch

By | 2016-01-14T11:34:59+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Categories: Axiom Fiber Networks, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business partnership, channel partners, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, IT, Network, network operators, network provider, network route, Point of Presence, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you living under here? Unless you have been living, well... under a rock, you have heard of Axiom Fiber Networks, the telecommunications infrastructure service provider operating in the greater New York City metropolitan region. Axiom Fiber’s wholly-owned and operational 20-mile, 864-fiber strand count core network uses the latest generation SMF28 fiber and operates within striking [...]

Axiom is Headed to Hawaii to Talk Fiber and Wireless

By | 2016-01-07T11:17:15+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Categories: Asia Pacific, Axiom Fiber Networks, B2B, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Axiom Fiber Networks announced today CEO, Felipe Alvarez, and SVP of Sales, John Trodden Jr., will be attending the Pacific Telecommunications Council annual conference (PTC'16) taking place January 17-20, 2016 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu. This year’s event focuses on Reimagining Telecoms and is now in its 38th year.  The event will provide delegates [...]

RCN and Cross River Fiber Establish Strategic Alliance to Expand Footprints

By | 2015-12-22T15:38:25+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Brand, business collaboration, business continuity, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, education, enterprise, entertainment, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, healthcare, IT, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, Media, Network, network provider, Network Solutions, RCN, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Video, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for data, voice and video, announces today that it is has partnered with Cross River Fiber, a New Jersey-based dark fiber optic and telecommunications solutions provider, to expand their respective footprints in New York and New Jersey. The deal will allow the companies to leverage each other’s assets [...]

Vermont Teddy Bear Company Bear Hugs FirstLight for Providing Premium Internet

By | 2015-12-09T11:27:49+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, business partnership, community news, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, lit fiber, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, Virtual PBX|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

What’s better than providing a local teddy bear company the Internet service it needs to successfully operate and fill orders this holiday season? Not much!  Which is why this blog is dedicated to these cuddly little rascals sure to put smiles on faces this season.  It is perfect timing for FirstLight Fiber as they announced today that The Vermont Teddy [...]

FirstLight Provides Holderness Schools With a 400 Mbps Internet Connection

By | 2015-11-19T08:49:34+00:00 November 19th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, education, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, JSA Clients, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, VoIP, VoIP service, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that it will provide high-speed Internet and voice services to Holderness School, an independent, private boarding and day school for grades 9–12, located in Plymouth, New Hampshire. The company will provide the school with a 400 Mbps Internet connection.  This will allow faster wireless and network access and VoIP to all students, faculty and administration [...]

Laconia Harley-Davidson Rolls Out Fiber with FirstLight

By | 2015-10-28T12:11:36+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, business partnership, business questions, customer win, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that Laconia Harley-Davidson, a leading company that proudly represents the iconic Harley-Davidson brand, selling, servicing and renting Harley motorcycles, has selected FirstLight’s fiber-based data and voice services to support business operations. Laconia Harley -Davidson’s objective was to roll out fiber to all of its locations in order to ensure the level of connectivity the dealerships required, and FirstLight [...]

FirstLight’s Reliable Services Enhance Learning for New Hampshire School Districts

By | 2015-10-21T14:56:29+00:00 October 21st, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, community news, education, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, IT, Network|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that, in accordance with E-Rate, a federally mandated program that makes telecommunications and information services more affordable for schools and libraries across the US, it will provide dedicated fiber, Internet and voice services to Franklin and Hill School Districts in New Hampshire (SAU#18). “FirstLight’s high quality fiber connections provide the speeds essential to support the new [...]

FirstLight’s Highly Reliable Internet is a “Yahtzee” for Bowl New England

By | 2015-09-16T08:37:37+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Categories: Application, applications services, architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, data center news, entertainment, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that Bowl New England, a Spare Time Entertainment venue located in Colchester, VT, has chosen FirstLight to provide dedicated Internet service via dual redundant diverse fiber circuits to this family entertainment facility. “FirstLight was incredibly willing to assist us with network planning from our first point of communication with the company. One of [...]

NGN Acquires ABT and Improves Connectivity for the North Georgia Region

By | 2015-08-04T16:11:28+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, Connectivity, Design, economy, education, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, Internet, Internet Service Providers, jsa blog, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, network upgrade, NGN Online News, rural areas, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Wholesale Carrier, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NGN Connect announced today that it has acquired Appalachian Broadband Technologies (ABT), a locally owned wireless Internet service provider located in Cleveland, Georgia. This acquisition allows NGN Connect to expand its service area by utilizing ABT’s wireless infrastructure to effectively deploy high speed broadband to areas that are otherwise underserved by fiber optic service. “We are very excited [...]

State of Maryland Names Lightower Vendor of Data Telecommunications Services

By | 2015-02-11T10:27:54+00:00 February 11th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business awards, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Government, IT, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network growth, network operators, network provider, network route, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today that the State of Maryland Department of Information Technology has awarded the company a Data Telecommunications Services Master Contract. The award enables Lightower to offer Ethernet, Wavelengths, DS1, DS3, Flexible Private Line, and Internet to state [...]

Axiom Fiber Networks Officially Launches, Providing Services to Carrier and Enterprise Customers in NYC

By | 2015-01-15T09:50:11+00:00 January 15th, 2015|Categories: B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, c-level, cable, carrier-neutral, Company Launch, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network provider, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Axiom Fiber Networks, a telecommunications infrastructure services provider operating in the greater New York City metropolitan region, announced today the official launch of the company. The company, led by telecom industry veteran Felipe J. Alvarez, is set to offer dark fiber services and custom solutions to enterprise and carrier customers in the New York metropolitan area. [...]