infrastructure

FirstLight Appoints Len Camara as Chief Information Officer

By |2019-03-07T18:53:05-04:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Chief Information Officer, cloud, fiber, fiber network, General, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FirstLight has appointed Leonard (“Len”) Camara as Chief Information Officer.  Mr. Camara, a seasoned executive,  will serve as a member of the senior team and will oversee the advancement of the Company’s Information Systems and Information Technology functions to support the company's next phase of growth. Mr. Camara brings more than 20 years of experience leading [...]

Subsea Sector Heats Up with Cable Building Boom

By |2018-02-06T15:22:32-04:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: colocation, Data Center, fiber, General, Global Telecommunications, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news|Tags: , , , , |

It's a great time to be in the subsea sector! Several new cables are part of the current building boom to support growth by content providers and OTTs. NJFX Founder and CEO, Gil Santaliz, says, “This investment of money and infrastructure is a win-win for everyone, including the innovators that will think up the next big [...]

GTB Wholesale Service Innovation Award Spells Third Honor in 12 Months for GlobeNet!

By |2017-05-25T10:59:03-04:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: awards, business awards, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, managed services, network provider, Network Solutions, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Virtualization, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

“This award reinforces the hard work that has gone into the development of our latest services. We developed our network virtualization service because our customers identified the need to enhance their networks beyond their domestic markets. To meet that demand, we developed an agile, flexible and cost-effective solution that combines network infrastructure and virtual routers to aggregate [...]

DCD Converged Enterprise USA Conference & Exhibition Comes to New York City

By |2015-03-09T12:12:33-04:00March 9th, 2015|Categories: carrier, Chief Marketing, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, colocation, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, community news, Compliance, Connectivity, Content, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, DatacenterDynamics, economy, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Events, global data center, hosting, interconnection, Internet, SMB, technology trends, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Senior-level executives responsible for data center and IT strategy, technology deployment, and operations of data center infrastructure will convene at DCD Converged Enterprise USA, March 17-18th in New York at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square.  The conference boasts the industry's most forward thinking practitioners as speakers, while the exhibit hall assembles today's top technology [...]

Netrality Properties Acquires Houston, TX Building – 1301 Fannin Street

By |2015-02-10T07:20:55-04:00February 10th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, Broadband, business investment, business partnership, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, enterprise, fiber, interconnection, Internet, Network, network provider, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Netrality Properties announces the acquisition of 1301 Fannin Street, a 1,100,000 square foot fiber-rich building located in Houston, TX. 1301 Fannin Street was originally developed in 1981 as an enterprise data center and office building. It was later converted to a telecom carrier hotel and office building. 1301 Fannin houses over a dozen networks and nearly [...]

ViaWest Forms Partnership with Consolidated Communications

By |2014-09-16T12:17:10-04:00September 16th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center news, disaster recovery, Internet, JSA Clients, managed services, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces it has reached a new partnership with Consolidated Communications (CCI), one of the largest independent telecommunications providers in the U.S. CCI will now resell ViaWest’s state-of-the-art data center services at the ViaWest Infomart facility located in Dallas. The agreement will further strengthen the [...]

NYI Supports Business Critical Operations for Porta 80

By |2014-03-11T09:27:49-04:00March 11th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, interconnection, IT, JSA Clients, Latin America, NYI, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, announces that Porta 80, a leading web hosting and Internet company based in Brazil, chose NYI to provide secure infrastructure services to support its business critical operations.  NYI’s data center in New York serves as a major platform for Porta 80 in the U.S. and [...]

NYI Launches High Precision Time Service, Powered by Perseus, at Its Data Centers

By |2014-02-25T11:10:49-04:00February 25th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Financial, healthcare, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, low latency, NYI, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, today announces the first of several joint solution offerings in conjunction with Perseus Telecom, provider of ultra low-latency global connectivity. The partnership will offer NYI customers access to Perseus telecommunication services, while Perseus clients will have direct access to enterprise-class colocation and a full suite [...]

DukeNet Names David Herran VP of Network Architecture

By |2013-04-04T08:00:03-04:00April 4th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, dark fiber, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, Internet Exchange, internet traffic, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DukeNet Communications promoted from within and announced today that David Herran is its new Vice President of an expanded Network Architecture and Technology Planning team. With DukeNet Communications and Duke Energy for more than 12 years, Herran now takes on the role of chief strategist and architect for all ongoing technology development, implementation and training. He’ll [...]

Sandy Aftermath Still a Very Hot Topic: Panel Highlight from DatacenterDynamics Converged New York 2013

By |2013-03-13T18:43:47-04:00March 13th, 2013|Categories: business continuity, Data Center, data network services, disaster recovery, enterprise, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Approximately one thousand industry professionals joined DatacenterDynamics at its Converged New York event yesterday, March 12, at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square. Thought leaders, industry specialists and experts gathered to network, brainstorm and discuss the data center industry's hottest topics and trends. Not surprisingly, the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy was at the top of everyone’s [...]

Zayo Marks 10,000 On-Net Building Milestone

By |2012-11-27T13:03:17-04:00November 27th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, dark fiber, Data Center, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Financial, global expansion, interconnection, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo’s fiber optic network now extends to more than 10,000 buildings, a milestone reached after six years of organic growth and acquisitions. These locations span 45 states and Washington, D.C. in the US and seven countries around the world. The network is the foundation for Zayo’s Bandwidth Infrastructure business which has grown to $918M in annualized [...]

A Company to Watch: Network Utility Force is Engineering the Networks of Tomorrow

By |2018-08-10T15:33:34-04:00September 21st, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, economy, enterprise, Financial, interconnection, Internet, IPv6, IT, network growth, partnerships, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Understanding your network needs is not a simple task. Today’s networks are robust, complex and always changing. With these challenges in mind, Network Utility Force (NUF) was founded in 2011 to address infrastructure problems. NUF has designed, deployed and managed large networks around the world using a variety of technologies, including high speed DWDM, WiFi, MPLS [...]

Hibernia Atlantic Provides High Capacity Network Services to Voxility

By |2012-09-18T12:00:39-04:00September 18th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Data Center, data center expansion, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Financial, global expansion, hosting, interconnection, Internet, internet traffic, network growth, Submarine Cable Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Atlantic is providing Voxility, a hosting infrastructure provider, with European and transatlantic capacity. In addition, Hibernia will provide Voxility secure colocation services in London, UK. The combined services link Voxility’s European data centers with those in the United States. Voxility offers hosting resellers and large website servers in major European and US cities, a global [...]

Datapipe Selects Hibernia Atlantic’s Wavelength Service to Connect Its Two Largest Financial Markets

By |2012-06-19T12:07:59-04:00June 19th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, General, hosting, interconnection, technology trends, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Atlantic will provide wavelength services to Datapipe ,a global provider of managed services and infrastructure for outsourced IT and cloud computing. The wavelengths will be deployed between Datapipe’s two largest financial markets, the New York Metro area and London. This additional capacity will provide Datapipe with diverse, secure and low-latency routing across a flexible, DWDM [...]

CEO of Zayo Leads M&A Panel at COMPTEL

By |2012-04-17T12:52:12-04:00April 17th, 2012|Categories: business acquisition, c-level, Conferences, dark fiber, economy, fiber, Financial, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Dan Caruso, CEO of Zayo who recently announced their 20th acquisition plan since inception, kicks off this morning's panel by saying "its a good time to be in the market if you have fiber". Steve Soraporu of Waller Capital Partners stated that fiber infrastructure gives more comfort to financial investors when they see these fiber assets [...]