Internet Service Providers

GlobeNet Launches New Central Interconnection Point in Northern Brazil

By |2018-09-20T18:21:44-05:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: carrier, Data Center, GlobeNet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP peering, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, low latency, network growth, network operators, network provider, Peering exchchange, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Just a few weeks after announcing Facebook as a co-owner of its new ‘Malbec’ subsea cable to Argentina, GlobeNet officially opened a new central interconnection point at the Fortaleza Internet Exchange Point (IXP) today.  Now, network operators and internet service providers (ISPs) throughout northeastern Brazil will be able to exchange traffic locally, taking advantage of the [...]

GlobeNet’s Virtualization Service Helps Customers Stand Out in Competitive Global Telecom Market

By |2016-03-15T13:00:52-05:00March 15th, 2016|Categories: carrier, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Virtualization|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

GlobeNet announced its new virtualization service today while on-site at Capacity Latam in Rio de Janeiro. One of the fastest-growing technologies, virtualization enables the extension of networks beyond their domestic markets. The result is agile, flexible and cost-effective international connectivity that allows carriers and ISPs to access new market opportunities quickly either via the deployment of [...]

Reaching New Heights: DE-CIX Breaks 5 Terabit per Second Record

By |2015-12-09T15:45:09-05:00December 9th, 2015|Categories: carrier-neutral, Connectivity, DE-CIX, Global Telecommunications, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet of Everything, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX, leading neutral Internet Exchange provider, is thrilled to announce it has broken its 5 Terabit per second record at its Frankfurt Internet exchange. For the second time in the company’s twenty-year history, DE-CIX has surpassed traffic records, proving its commitment keeping up with growing data demands and its strong business development initiatives. Over the years, [...]

Citynet, the IT Brand of Hall AG, Extends Network with MRV’s Newest Equipment

By |2015-12-07T09:23:26-05:00December 7th, 2015|Categories: architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, business continuity, business ethernet, business investment, business partnership, enterprise, Ethernet, Ethernet Private Line (EPL), Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IT, metro ethernet, metro market, network equipment, Network Function Virtualization, partnerships, shared IT, SMB, Technology, telecom infrastructure, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications, the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions, announced today the expansion of its longstanding partnership with Citynet, a regional carrier network in Austria. Citynet serves the Inn Valley’s large enterprise and many residential customers, as well as many mountain ski resorts and lift infrastructure. Citynet also provides DSL, dedicated fiber, VPN, IP TV and Cloud Services [...]

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

By |2015-09-16T08:37:37-05:00September 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 |2015-08-04T16:11:28-05:00August 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 [...]

DE-CIX New York Continues to Grow with New PoP in CoreSite’s New York Campus

By |2015-04-28T13:36:25-05:00April 28th, 2015|Categories: Connectivity, DE-CIX, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, peering, Peering exchange, Point of Presence, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX New York today announced the addition of a new Point of Presence (PoP) in CoreSite’s New York Campus. The addition of the new switch in the New York/New Jersey metro reflects the rapid growth of DE-CIX New York, which offers more than 100 access points across eight major data centers in the region. DE-CIX has [...]

DE-CIX Partners with TI Sparkle to Bring IX to Italy

By |2015-03-30T10:04:32-05:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: Africa, architecture, business partnership, carrier-neutral, Connectivity, content delivery network, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP peering, JSA Clients, Middle East, partnerships, peering, Peering exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX announced that it will establish a neutral Internet exchange (IX) in TI Sparkle’s “Sicily Hub,” a next generation data center located in Palermo, Italy. The exchange will act as a key landing site for Internet traffic from the Mediterranean, Africa and the Middle East. The carrier-neutral IX’s premium services will benefit carriers and ISPs within [...]

UAE-IX Welcomes Global Cloud Xchange as Newest Member

By |2015-03-10T11:59:56-05:00March 10th, 2015|Categories: architecture, carrier-neutral, cloud, Cloud Platform, Connectivity, Data Center, DE-CIX, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, low latency, Middle East, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today UAE-IX, the first carrier-neutral Internet traffic exchange platform in the Middle East, welcomed Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) as its newest exchange member. The two parties signed the agreement during this week’s Capacity Middle East conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). UAE-IX enables GCX to connect to key international networks more efficiently, assiting in the [...]

University of Vermont Selects FirstLight Fiber for 10G Network Upgrades

By |2014-12-11T10:36:50-05:00December 11th, 2014|Categories: architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, business ethernet, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, High Speed Internet, higher education, Internet, Internet Service Providers, IT, Network, network provider, rural areas, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that the University of Vermont (UVM) will expand its relationship with FirstLight to include a 10 Gbps connectivity upgrade. The continuation of this mutually beneficial relationship, which began in 2006, is due in part to the North East Cyberinfrastructure Consortium (NECC) grants UVM received through its Vermont EPSCoR and Vermont Genetics Network (VGN) [...]

ECHO Vermont Aquarium and Science Center Selects FirstLight for Premium IP

By |2014-10-21T11:42:05-05:00October 21st, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, Internet, Internet Service Providers, IP Solutions, Network, telecom industry blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announces today that ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, an award-winning LEED-certified facility in Burlington, VT, has chosen FirstLight’s Internet service to support the company’s growing network infrastructure needs.     FirstLight’s Internet service is provided via FirstLight’s robust regional network [...]

DE-CIX New York Expands into Telx’s NYC1 and NYC2 Data Centers

By |2014-05-14T14:12:00-05:00May 14th, 2014|Categories: architecture, carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, Ethernet, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, IP Exchange, IP peering, low latency, Network, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX New York, a carrier- and data center-neutral Internet exchange (IX or IXP) distributed across major carrier hotels and data centers throughout the New York/New Jersey metro, today announced its expansion into two of Telx’s New York City metro data centers, NYC1 and NYC2. The exchange’s presence in NYC1, recognized as one of the most important [...]

Delivered to the Industry in a “SNAP” – Southeast Network Access Point is Now Open!

By |2012-11-05T18:11:02-05:00November 5th, 2012|Categories: cloud, economy, education, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, IPv4, IPv6, peering, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today we are excited to introduce you to the Southeast Network Access Point (SNAP), a leading provider of next-generation Internet Exchange (IX) solutions. Located in Colo Atl’s Atlanta, Georgia facility, the brand new exchange point will offer neutral Internet exchange services for all categories of Internet Service Providers, Content Service Providers, Cloud Service Providers, Academic Networks, [...]

Live from HostingCon 2012

By |2012-07-17T20:56:09-05:00July 17th, 2012|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Conferences, enterprise, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Green Companies, HD Voice, hosting, Internet, internet security, Internet Service Providers, peering, Social Marketing, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A new acquaintance and I had a good chuckle last night at HostingCon's 2012 opening networking reception at Boston's Hynes Convention Center. In looking around at the room at the hundreds of people (who would turn into a crowd of 1,000+ today as the exhibit floor opened), we both observed social networking at its best. We talked about how [...]

10 Ways to Maximize Bandwidth Caps on Your ISP

By |2011-11-22T11:12:45-05:00November 22nd, 2011|Categories: Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, Streaming Media|Tags: , , , , , |

This article was originally posted on DSLServiceProviders.org Bandwidth caps have quickly become the norm among internet service providers, and despite their assurances that such usage restrictions would only affect a few heavy users, it’s no secret that bandwidth can evaporate pretty quickly even with average use.  Video streaming, gaming, and families of users can go through [...]