Internet Traffic

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 [...]

GBI Joins DE-CIX Frankfurt & UAE-IX Dubai as Traffic in the Middle East Continues to Grow

By |2015-11-03T15:08:30-05:00November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Connectivity, DE-CIX, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, low latency, Middle East, peering, Peering exchange, service providers, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

From Frankfurt to Dubai, GBI is addressing the growing demand for transport in the Middle East. The service provider is now a member of not one, but two DE-CIX Internet exchanges. GBI has joined DE-CIX in Frankfurt and UAE-IX in Dubai and is now connecting traffic to and from the Middle East. Additionally, GBI has become [...]

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 [...]

Netrality Properties Acquires Houston, TX Building – 1301 Fannin Street

By |2015-02-10T07:20:55-05:00February 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 [...]

Amerimar Enterprises Acquires 717 South Wells Street

By |2014-10-30T08:36:51-05:00October 30th, 2014|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Broadband, business acquisition, business collaboration, business partnership, carrier, carrier hotel, colocation, economy, fiber, interconnection, Internet, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Amerimar Enterprises announces the acquisition of 717 South Wells Street, a 100,000 square foot fiber-rich building located in Chicago, IL. Amerimar Enterprises is once again partnering with telecom industry veteran, Hunter Newby to own and operate the Property. 717 South Wells, originally constructed in 1923, was strategically redeveloped from a manufacturing facility to a telecom carrier [...]

DE-CIX wins renowned Capacity Award

By |2013-11-20T10:10:25-05:00November 20th, 2013|Categories: awards, Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP transit, peering, Peering exchchange, Tech Awards, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX, provider of premium Internet exchange (IX) services and operator of several carrier-neutral and independent Internet exchanges, has won the Capacity Award 2013 for Best Global Product/Service. With this award, Capacity celebrates innovation, vision and excellence in global wholesale telecoms. DE-CIX received this award for the work that it accomplished this year on its new DE-CIX [...]

Why we need Internet Exchange Points in the Middle East

By |2013-09-11T08:41:49-05:00September 11th, 2013|Categories: Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, Middle East, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It’s no secret that the Internet is growing. There were 2.4 billion global Internet users in 2012, and the number of Internet users continues to grow each year. In the Middle East, Internet traffic volumes grew a substantial 98% between 2007-2011. Yet only 3% of IP traffic in the Middle East is generated and delivered within [...]

Amerimar Enterprises Acquires 1102 Grand Avenue in Kansas City

By |2012-10-23T12:03:01-05:00October 23rd, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, business acquisition, business partnership, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, fiber, Financial, interconnection, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Amerimar Enterprises has acquired 1102 Grand Avenue, a fiber-rich building located in Downtown Kansas City. With many of the building’s occupants specializing in telecom, Amerimar Enterprises is partnering with telecom industry veteran, Hunter Newby to own and operate the Property.  The 26-story, 194,000-square-foot property was originally developed in 1931 as an office building. The property has [...]

TELEHOUSE America's NYIIX Traffic Doubles; Maxes Over 200 Gigabits of Internet Traffic

By |2011-11-30T11:21:47-05:00November 30th, 2011|Categories: Internet, Internet Exchange, internet traffic, peering, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Talk about impressive! In just under eight months, TELEHOUSE America’s public peering  interconnection point, New York International Internet Exchange (NYIIX), has exceeded the 200Gbps (gigabits per second) max traffic volume threshold. Earlier this year (in April), news from TELEHOUSE emerged, noting that NYIIX achieved the 100 gigabit milestone. At that point, this meant traffic had doubled [...]

JPIX Powers its Internet Exchange in Japan with XKL's Optical Transport Solutions

By |2011-03-09T09:00:02-05:00March 9th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

XKL's award-winning enterprise fiber optic networking equipment has been selected by the Japan Internet Exchange Co. Ltd (JPIX), the largest Internet Exchange in Japan, to power its network.  XKL's DXM10-10 and DXM10-5R Optical Transport Systems provide JPIX's diver network a stable, easy solution to manage its high volume of traffic across its Exchange points.  With over [...]