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Redline Communications Celebrates Two Decades of Providing Superior Mission Critical, Industrial Communications Worldwide

By |2019-09-26T10:16:36-05:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Redline Communications, a leading-edge provider of industrial wireless broadband network connectivity solutions for mission-critical applications, announced today it is celebrating its 20th Anniversary. For the past two decades, Redline Communications has pioneered significant changes to industrial wireless communications with cutting-edge custom mission-critical applications. Today, Redline provides a complete range of powerful, versatile and reliable outdoor wireless [...]

FirstLight Launches Encrypted Wavelength Solution to Provide In-Flight Data Security

By |2019-04-09T12:12:15-05:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: data network services, data security, encrypted wavelength, encryption, Wavelengths|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FirstLight has added an encrypted wavelength solution to its suite of comprehensive services, offering a low overhead, low latency product which safeguards against a growing threat of data breaches.  This solution is designed to support businesses that require a resilient, cost-effective solution that simplifies end-user security management with an integrated web-based application network tool, without impacting [...]

Skyrocketing Bandwidth Demands Forge the Path to XKL’s Most Successful Year Yet

By |2018-03-13T15:43:13-05:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

2017 was a great year! With the first quarter of 2018 coming to a close, XKL has had time to review and compare its 2017 revenue results against the success benchmarks of previous years and has determined that 2017 was the company’s most successful year to date. What factors drove the success? In a word, bandwidth. [...]

Lightower Adds Potomac River Crossing to its Network

By |2017-03-07T11:02:55-05:00March 7th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, fiber, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Lightower Fiber Networks announced the addition of a new Potomac River crossing to its network. This new, strategic route bypasses data-congested Washington D.C. to provide direct and diverse access to data centers, cloud providers, and other service locations in the Ashburn, Virginia area. The new network route was specifically engineered to serve Ashburn’s major data [...]

MRV Proves its Commitment to Battling Cyber Security Threats with its FIPS 140-2 Certification

By |2016-08-25T14:47:31-05:00August 25th, 2016|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Cyber security threats are real and dangerous. Government agencies in particular find themselves in constant risk of a breach and require state-of-the-art networking solutions to properly assess and battle any potential threats. MRV Communications made strides in combating these network vulnerabilities with the announcement of their completion of the re-validation process for Federal Information Processing Standards [...]

Host.net Enhances Capabilities Throughout Latin America

By |2016-05-09T09:12:07-05:00May 9th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business collaboration, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data center news, data network services, fiber network, healthcare, Host.net, hosting, IP Solutions, JSA Clients, Latin America, network growth, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Host.net announced a new partnership with CLAdirect, which increased its footprint across Latin America and the Caribbean. CLAdirect is a technology solutions provider with regional presence spanning more than 11 countries across the Americas. The two companies can now leverage each other’s capabilities and expertise, bringing Latin American and North American markets closer. As a multinational [...]

RCN Business Upgrades Its Ethernet Network to 100 Gigabits

By |2015-11-30T11:28:12-05:00November 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) [...]

State of Maryland Names Lightower Vendor of Data Telecommunications Services

By |2015-02-11T10:27:54-05:00February 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 [...]

Lightower Named Authorized Vendor for Data Network Services in Rhode Island

By |2014-11-20T12:29:57-05:00November 20th, 2014|Categories: architecture, awards, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, cloud, colocation, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, Government, IP Solutions, IT, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network provider, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today that it has been named an authorized vendor to the State of Rhode Island Department of Administration for Telecommunications Services. The award enables Lightower to offer Ethernet, Wavelengths, SONET , Dark Fiber, Internet and Colocation solutions to Rhode Island state, local state and quasi-state agencies. Eligible [...]

Vertix Consulting Joins the Ranks of Certified Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSB)

By |2014-10-29T10:27:47-05:00October 29th, 2014|Categories: Consulting, Government, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Vertix Consulting today announces that is has earned the Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) certification from the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, joining the ranks of government-approved providers of consulting and advisory services. The certification provides the government with a list of certified and approved businesses with which they can execute new contracts and meet the [...]

FirstLight's CNO to Speak on Fiber Deployment & Policy at COMPTEL PLUS

By |2014-09-23T12:38:28-05:00September 23rd, 2014|Categories: B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, business strategy, Connectivity, enterprise, Event Sponsorship, Events, fiber, fiber network, Government, High Speed Internet, JSA Clients, Low-Latency Network, SMB, telecom event, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that its Senior Vice President and Chief of Network Operations, James Capuano, will be a featured speaker at the upcoming COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2014 Convention and EXPO.  Mr. Capuano will offer his expertise and insights on the Broadband Innovation panel, “Fiber, Fiber Everywhere: The Intersection of Industry, Government and Policy,” taking place on Tuesday, October [...]

Lightower to Address Surging Demand for Network Solutions in Virginia Government Technology During COVITS Event

By |2014-08-27T10:53:49-05:00August 27th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Conferences, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Government, IT, JSA Clients, Lightower, Network, network growth, network provider, network route, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Labor Day Weekend is almost upon us. And in the telecom world, that means the Fall Events Season has arrived as well. Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, is kicking things off right away, as it announced today its participation in the Commonwealth of [...]

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

By |2014-06-10T09:09:54-05:00June 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 [...]

Lightower Building Dominant Presence in Mid-Atlantic with 270-Mile Network Expansion in Greater Baltimore

By |2014-05-20T09:17:06-05:00May 20th, 2014|Categories: 100G, bandwidth, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Government, healthcare, higher education, JS&A News, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network growth, network provider, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today a new, 270-mile network expansion in the greater Baltimore, Maryland region. Lightower’s latest network expansion includes new fiber throughout downtown Baltimore and in the busy Baltimore-Washington corridor that runs between the two major East Coast [...]

Lightower to Discuss High-Performance, All-Fiber Government Networking Solutions at New Jersey Digital Government Summit

By |2014-05-19T12:05:17-05:00May 19th, 2014|Categories: 100G, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Government, Internet, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, Network, network provider, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced its participation at the upcoming New Jersey Digital Government Summit to be held at the Lafayette Yard Hotel and Conference Center in Trenton, NJ, May 20-21. The event is designed to share best practices and spur [...]

Lightower Solidifies Network Strength Throughout DC Metro Area

By |2014-04-15T08:12:16-05:00April 15th, 2014|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, dark fiber, General, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Technology, technology trends, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With a major build across the DC corridor, Lightower Fiber Networks makes a bold move with the completion of its 400-mile all fiber network expansion, which delivers bandwidths of up to 100 Gbps throughout the region. High bandwidth-intensive sectors including enterprise business, education, government, and wireless carriers require reliable, secure and high capacity infrastructure.  Lightower responded [...]