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Champlain Cable Selects FirstLight for Internet and Cloud

By |2019-06-11T19:06:05-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, General, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Internet|Tags: , , , , , |

Champlain Cable, a manufacturer of high-performance insulated wire for automotive, commercial vehicle, Navy shipboard, industrial, and marine oil and gas markets, has selected FirstLight to upgrade its high-speed fiber Internet service and provide cloud solutions. With manufacturing plants in Colchester, VT, and two facilities in El Paso, TX, operations rely heavily on the ability to efficiently [...]

GlobeNet Kicks Off Its 2018 Awards Season with Strong Win at Datacloud Awards 2018

By |2018-06-15T22:54:23-04:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: awards, cable, cable landing station, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, data, data security, DDoS, GlobeNet, IaaS, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, SaaS, Security, subsea cable, technology award, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

GlobeNet has triumphed once again! After a strong 2017 awards season in which the company collected six international titles, the wholesale provider of telecom infrastructure in the Americas just won the ‘Connectivity Provider of the Year Award’ at the 2018 Datacloud Awards. Organized by BroadGroup, the information media technology and professional services company, the awards recognize [...]

GlobeNet Launches New Cloud Connect Service

By |2018-06-13T11:01:32-04:00June 13th, 2018|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Connectivity, Cybersecurity, data security, Global Telecommunications, GlobeNet, IaaS, IoT, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

According to Gartner, the global public cloud service market is set to reach a total value of $186.4 billion in 2018 – a 21.4 percent growth from $153.5 billion in 2017. However, concerns over security often pose a lingering barrier to widespread adoption of cloud services within organizations. Today, GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of telecom infrastructure [...]

Faction Solidifies its Position as a Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Pioneer

By |2017-03-01T10:49:39-04:00March 1st, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, colocation, Cybersecurity, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center migration, data center news, data network services, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Faction, General, hybrid, hybrid cloud, IaaS, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, Multi cloud, network provider, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Faction® reinforces its position as a true cloud innovator. The company announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted Faction a patent for its pioneering work on hybrid and multi-cloud networking. The Faction technology provides a unified data fabric for composing true hybrid and multi-cloud solutions. As an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud provider, [...]

GlobeNet Awarded Best IT & Telecom Company by Valor 1000

By |2016-09-15T13:27:56-04:00September 15th, 2016|Categories: 100G, awards, Connectivity, Content Delivery, fiber, fiber network, IaaS, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, Internet Exchange, IT, JSA Clients, Latin America, lit fiber, low latency, Network, Peering exchange, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It has been said that valor grows by daring. GlobeNet has dared to push the limits of innovation with its next-generation services in Brazil, earning it the Valor 1000 Best IT & Telecom Company of 2016 award by Valor Economico. The wholesale provider of Latin and North American data network services has been busy in 2016 [...]

GlobeNet Enhances IP and IaaS Services in Brazil with New Access to IXPs/PTTs

By |2016-08-05T09:06:29-04:00August 5th, 2016|Categories: colocation, IaaS, IP Solutions, IP transit, jsa blog, Network, network upgrade|Tags: , , , , , |

Yesterday, GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of data network and infrastructure services in the Americas announced an enhancement of its IP and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) services in Brazil. The improvement is made possible by new access to key Internet Exchange Points (IXPs/PTTs) in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Both key IXPs are managed by CGI.br [...]

ViaWest Adds to Its Trophy Case

By |2015-02-18T12:31:29-04:00February 18th, 2015|Categories: awards, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center news, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, JSA Clients, managed services, Tech Awards, Technology, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Awards season is in full swing. The Grammys. The Golden Globes. The Oscars. And, of course, The Channel Company's annual CRN Data Center 100 and Managed Service Provider 500 List. It was announced today that ViaWest has earned both of the latter. The CRN Data Center 100 features technology vendors whose solutions are vital to today’s data centers. [...]

Peak Redefines itself as Faction

By |2015-02-03T11:01:50-04:00February 3rd, 2015|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, company rebrand, hybrid, hybrid cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, JSA Clients, Rebrand, SLA, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, US Service Provider, Virtual Private Network, Virtualization|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak has changed their company name to Faction as part of its corporate rebrand. Faction is an enterprise-class Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud service provider offering private, public, and hybrid cloud solutions designed the way customers want it - with deep access, broad customization capabilities and patented layer 2 private pathways to the Faction cloud. Faction launches its [...]

Peak Is the Provider of the Year for Infrastructure as a Service

By |2014-07-21T13:14:13-04:00July 21st, 2014|Categories: awards, cloud, cloud computing, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, Tech Awards, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak has been chosen by The Business Intelligence Group’s Stratus Award as the winner of their prestigious Provider of Infrastructure as a Service of the Year!  This award comes on the heels of a cloud platform success story with DirectBuy, a customer of Peak’s cloud through Peak partner, Komodo Cloud, LLC. “The Cloud is clearly revolutionizing [...]

Peak Continues its Strong Growth with the Opening of New Cloud Nodes

By |2014-03-14T10:00:08-04:00March 14th, 2014|Categories: Applications, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data center news, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak’s newest cloud nodes are now online in Telx’s Santa Clara and Atlanta data centers.  To kick off the opening of these new nodes, Peak and Telx are offering clients extra incentives to migrate their applications and IT environments to the cloud.  The promo offers direct access to the Telx enabled Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud powered by Peak [...]

Comstor Selects Enterprise-Class Cloud Offerings Powered by Peak

By |2013-09-16T15:14:48-04:00September 16th, 2013|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, data center expansion, Data Center Knowledge, data network services, General, Global Telecommunications, JS&A News, Media, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications, VARs, White-label|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak®, a leading enterprise-class IaaS cloud service provider for channel partners, announced a new distribution agreement with Westcon Group’s Comstor business unit. Because Comstor is a Cisco-dedicated business, Peak-Powered services will be able to be sold by the partner community; thereby extending benefits of cloud computing to hundreds of service providers worldwide. Peak’s Channel Program will [...]

PeakColo Expands Its VMware vCloud®-Powered Platform Into NYI

By |2013-01-29T12:35:37-04:00January 29th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, disaster recovery, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, managed services, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

PeakColo announces the expansion of its VMware vCloud®-Powered platform into the New York and New Jersey metro areas through its partnership with NYI, a New York City-based mission critical data center services provider.  This expansion increases PeakColo’s cloud footprint across multiple data centers within six geographies, including Chicago, Denver, London, New York, New Jersey, and Seattle, where its [...]

Cadre Technologies Partners with ViaWest for Managed Hosting and Private Cloud

By |2012-10-03T13:47:43-04:00October 3rd, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, Data Center, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, managed services, partnerships, Servers, tier 3 data center, web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Cadre Technologies provides software for fulfillment and logistics operations. Its services include order management, warehouse management, transportation management and activity billing. When its business began to grow, the company started looking for a service provider to deliver an Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform that would enable its customers to outsource hosting and IT services. Cadre selected ViaWest. Together, the two [...]