ilissa miller

Global Capacity – It’s What’s “Missing from the Market”

By |2011-08-04T14:55:40-04:00August 4th, 2011|Categories: Blogs, colocation, data network services, Global Telecommunications, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It’s been over a month since our Telecom Exchange (TEX) event and I’m only just now beginning to get my head around some of the ideas and concepts I heard kicked around by the various attendees and speakers et al at the show. Some observations, Fiber is Big (and not just in breakfast cereal circles). Access [...]

Twitter Tips and other Savvy Social Media Hints

By |2011-07-25T12:24:12-04:00July 25th, 2011|Categories: Social Marketing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Grandma is in the kitchen tweeting while Grandpa is in the backyard on Facebook. This is the world we are living in today-- well, almost. According to AllFacebook.com, during the average 20-minute period in 2010, there were: 1,5870,000 wall posts, 2,716,000 photos uploaded and 10,208,000 comments posted.  Techcrunch quoted Twitter numbers from COO Dick Costolo in 2010 [...]

TELEHOUSE America's Partnership with Sidera Provides Low Latency Network Infrastructure

By |2011-07-18T09:15:24-04:00July 18th, 2011|Categories: colocation, Data Center, data network services, Global Telecommunications, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Metro Ethernet Exchange, Portfolio - Public Relations, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

TELEHOUSE America announces that Sidera Networks will provide its ultra low latency, scalable, reliable network infrastructure to TELEHOUSE customers for increased resiliency and advanced performance. Sidera’s network delivers unique access between major financial exchanges and leading colocation facilities throughout the New York and New Jersey metropolitan areas. The partnership provides Sidera Networks access to TELEHOUSE’s premier [...]

Join TELEHOUSE America for Peering 102

By |2011-07-14T08:43:16-04:00July 14th, 2011|Categories: Data Center, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Events, Internet Exchange, IP Exchange, JS&A News, Media, Meetings, Metro Ethernet Exchange, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, webinar, Wholesale Carrier|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Join TELEHOUSE America on July 21st at 11 am for the second part of its Peering Webinar Series. Building on the presentation from Peering 101, TELEHOUSE will dive deeper into the technical aspects of Peering. The webinar will examine the ways of connecting to TELEHOUSE’s Peering Exchange, how to maximize peering and share traffic, and how [...]

Global Capacity’s One Marketplace – Why isn’t everyone doing this?

By |2011-07-12T09:34:48-04:00July 12th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

After a year’s absence from telecom (grinding it out in the healthcare industry – I know – ack!), I’m back and it feels good. I think. Some things have changed (seeing a lot more instances of VOIP – it’s VoIP – for the record) and others have remained the same. A good idea, is still a [...]

XKL's Optical Transport Systems Recognized as 2010 Communications Solutions Product of the Year

By |2011-07-11T09:01:26-04:00July 11th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's been a tremendous year for Kirkland, Washington-based XKL, LLC., a leading-edge provider of enterprise fiber optic networking equipment. The company, which has been steadfastly proving its end-to-end optical equipment to the market as a low-latency, low cost way to light dark fiber, has received accolades by industry pundits for its developments.

Social Media: Best Practices for Telecom Professionals

By |2011-07-08T14:17:11-04:00July 8th, 2011|Categories: Social Marketing, social media, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I recently presented at a TELEHOUSE America bootcamp about Social Media for Telecom.  The presentation, held on June 22, 2011 covered a variety of topics including what social media sites are best for telecom professionals including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube.  The presentation covers what social media is, different sites, case studies, tools, who should use [...]

JS&A's Telecom Exchange to co-host cnX5 in Frankfurt, Germany

By |2011-07-07T14:28:51-04:00July 7th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

October 17th and 18th, 2011 the Telecom Exchange will go international! This October, Telecom Exchange will serve as a co-host of the fifth carrier networking eXchange (cnX) in Frankfurt, Germany with event founders ancotel GmbH and DE-CIX Management GmbH. Jaymie Scotto & Associates, organizers and event planners of Telecom Exchange, which was held in NYC on [...]

MegaPath Selects Global Capacity’s One Marketplace Access Exchange

By |2011-06-29T12:03:45-04:00June 29th, 2011|Categories: Global Telecommunications, JS&A News, Media, Portfolio - Marketing, Portfolio - Public Relations, Security, Software-as-a-Service, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, VoIP|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

MegaPath, the largest, privately-held, end-to-end, facilities-based data, VoIP and security technologies provider, has selected Global Capacity’s One Marketplace Access Exchange platform, an intelligent quoting platform that provides fast and accurate delivery of competitive market rates. Since choosing One Marketplace Access Exchange, MegaPath has automated its quote processes while gaining visibility to pricing available from its existing suppliers, [...]

Telecom Exchange – June 29th in NYC

By |2011-06-20T09:33:41-04:00June 20th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A message from the organizers of Telecom Exchange, Jaymie Scotto Cutaia, Founder & CEO and Ilissa Miller, Managing Partner of Jaymie Scotto & Associates. It’s a rarified and gratifying experience for Jaymie Scotto & Associates to launch its inaugural Telecom Exchange. JS&A’s networking event is designed to navigate enterprise and carrier network operators through all carrier [...]

Cloud Market Already Surpasses $40 Billion

By |2011-06-16T11:50:45-04:00June 16th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Gartner predicts the global cloud marketplace as a more broadly defined, the firm predicts that the overall market for cloud services has already surpasses $40 billion, and will grow to over $150 billion annually by 2013. This was brought to my attention by John Panzica, Sr. VP of Sales and Marketing of FiberMedia Group while attending [...]

China Unicom Americas Hosts an Exclusive Event to Celebrate the Launch of its Eastern Region Office

By |2011-06-05T19:16:29-04:00June 5th, 2011|Categories: Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, Virtual Private Network, Voice Termination, VoIP, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In honor of the grand opening of its offices in the Eastern Region of the US, China Unicom Americas is hosting a cocktail reception in New York City on June 23rd.  Key executives from China will be joining the US-based team, customers, prospects and key partners to celebrate the growth and to extend the company's availability [...]

Introducing thexchange 2.0 an Enhanced Platform to Trade Wholesale Minutes

By |2011-05-23T08:02:32-04:00May 23rd, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

They heard you!  PTGi ICS, the International Carrier Services group of Primus Telecommuncations Group International has announced that its highly successful online wholesale minute trading platform has been enhanced to include more a more simplified user interface to help users navigate the platform more effectively.  The new platform provides users with more visibility to leverage market [...]

Elisa Donovan, TV & Movie Star, Endorses Web Wise Kids

By |2011-05-19T14:05:35-04:00May 19th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It doesn’t take much to get involved with Web Wise Kids. Donations are accepted online, corporate partnerships are encouraged and tickets to the Web Wise Kids dinner auction and dance Dancing with the Stars, being held on September 15, 2011 in Orange County, CA will be available for purchase at www.webwisekids.com.

Telecom Exchange Early-Bird Registration and Table Discounts Ending 5/15

By |2011-05-12T15:16:48-04:00May 12th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

With just 7 weeks to go before Telecom Exchange opens its doors, the Early-Bird Registration and Exhibit Table discounts are ending soon! Early-Bird Registration is a one-time fee of $175 and ends on May 15th. After May 15th, the event registration will be $250 and includes access to the entire day’s events, including exhibit hall, one-on-one [...]

Golden Frog’s CTO Describes Personal VPN Services and Why They are Important (Blog 2 of 2)

By |2011-05-11T11:37:56-04:00May 11th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I learned a lot by talking with Phil – particularly about the vulnerabilities we all face as we browse the Internet. Let us know your thoughts and if you found this information helpful. If you are interested to know more about Golden Frog and VyprVPN, please visit www.goldenfrog.com. Drop them a note – perhaps they’ll give you a free trial ;)