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FirstLight Proud to Serve ‘World’s Best Cheddar’ Company

By | 2017-11-02T12:35:41+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight’s Fiber-Based Services Provide Reliability and Scalability for New England and Upstate New York Farm-Family Owned Dairy Cooperative Since opening its operation in 1919, Cabot Creamery Co, the Northeast’s premier dairy cooperative, has since expanded to 1,100 co-op farms who all strive for the same thing; to provide for their families, give back to their communities, [...]

Introducing Atmosphere: DataSite’s Cloud and IT Enablement Division

By | 2017-07-18T10:32:24+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

DataSite, a wholesale data center space and network service provider that owns and operates world-class colocation facilities in Atlanta, Boise and Orlando continued the momentum it’s built over the past months with the launch of Atmosphere, earlier today. This is big news for DataSite’s customer base. Atmosphere is DataSite’s cloud and IT enablement division, which uses [...]

MRV Joins the OIN in Support of Open Source Innovation

By | 2016-07-26T14:06:16+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Categories: B2B, IT, MRV, MRV Communcations, MRV Communications, OIN, Open Innovation, Optical Networking, Optical Transport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

  MRV supports open source collaboration.  As the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions for service providers, data center operators and enterprises, MRV announced today it had joined the Open Invention Network (OIN).  The organization is  the largest patent non-aggression community dedicated to the ongoing support of Linux and open source software. MRV has leveraged Linux [...]

Host.net appoints new Chief Technology Officer

By | 2016-07-26T11:46:16+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Categories: Chief Technology Officer, cloud, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, Host.net, hosting, IT, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Nick Russo, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, Host.net announces the appointment of 20-year industry veteran, Nick Russo, as its new CTO. Mr. Russo will be responsible for executing the company’s technical vision, identifying technology trends and developing new IT solutions. He will also communicate the company’s technology strategy to partners, management, investors and employees.A businessman working on a touch screen. Mr. Russo will be responsible [...]

MRV Joins NTCA, The Rural Broadband Association, to Bridge Digital Divide

By | 2016-04-06T12:38:42+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Categories: 100G, B2B, enterprise, IT, metro ethernet, MRV, MRV Communications, Network Solutions, rural areas, SMB, Technology, telecom industry blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association, the premier association representing nearly 900 independent, community-based telecommunications companies that are leading innovation in rural and small-town America, has a new member. MRV Communications ™, Inc. announced today they recently joined NTCA and look forward to working together to drive economic development within rural America. MRV has the [...]

Lightower’s Limitless Networks Power Technological Innovations in Healthcare

By | 2016-03-30T13:32:24+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Categories: bandwidth, big data, business continuity, business strategy, Connectivity, dark fiber, healthcare, Lightower, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As breakthroughs in eMedicine change the medical and patient care landscape for the better, Lightower Fiber Networks announces its commitment to providing best-in-class network solutions that support, sustain and grow these technological innovations. According to a recent Frost & Sullivan report titled Healthcare and Medical Device Connectivity and Interoperability, healthcare trends are moving towards personalized medicine [...]

Lightwave Recognizes MRV Communications For Pro-Vision® (Service Provisioning and Orchestration Software) and OptiPacket® OP-X1

By | 2016-03-29T11:48:59+00:00 March 29th, 2016|Categories: awards, business awards, business ethernet, carrier ethernet, engineering, Equipment Manufacturer, Ethernet, IT, Low-Latency Network, MRV, MRV Communications, network equipment, Network Solutions, telecom awards|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications™, Inc. announced today that its Pro-Vision® service provisioning and orchestration software was recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews with a score of 4.5 out of a possible five points. Judges praised the product, calling it an “excellent software solution that efficiently and effectively addresses a multitude of  operator concerns.” The Lightwave Innovation Reviews program distinguishes top [...]

Avotus’ ITAM Robot Receives Multiple Awards – Celebrates with Risk Free Product Promotion

By | 2016-03-28T16:52:17+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Categories: Avotus, Avotus Corporation, awards, Brand, business awards, business strategy, cloud, Cloud Platform, Communications Management, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, Expense Management, Financial, Internet, IoT, IT, James Martino, jsa blog, JSA Clients, promotions, SMB, Technology, technology award, technology trends, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Avotus Corporation, the leading provider of Intelligent Communications Management (ICM) solutions, has announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Avotus’ ITAM Robot as a recipient of a 2016 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award and the Unified Communications Product of the Year award for 2016 . In celebration, Avotus is offering a free, [...]

Axiom Fiber Networks Returns to Metro Connect a Year After Its Official Launch

By | 2016-01-14T11:34:59+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Categories: Axiom Fiber Networks, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business partnership, channel partners, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, IT, Network, network operators, network provider, network route, Point of Presence, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you living under here? Unless you have been living, well... under a rock, you have heard of Axiom Fiber Networks, the telecommunications infrastructure service provider operating in the greater New York City metropolitan region. Axiom Fiber’s wholly-owned and operational 20-mile, 864-fiber strand count core network uses the latest generation SMF28 fiber and operates within striking [...]

RCN and Cross River Fiber Establish Strategic Alliance to Expand Footprints

By | 2015-12-22T15:38:25+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Brand, business collaboration, business continuity, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, education, enterprise, entertainment, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, healthcare, IT, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, Media, Network, network provider, Network Solutions, RCN, RCN Business, SMB, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Video, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for data, voice and video, announces today that it is has partnered with Cross River Fiber, a New Jersey-based dark fiber optic and telecommunications solutions provider, to expand their respective footprints in New York and New Jersey. The deal will allow the companies to leverage each other’s assets [...]

Commonwealth of Virginia to Use Lightower for Data Network Services

By | 2015-12-17T10:09:27+00:00 December 17th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, High Speed Internet, Internet, IT, Lightower, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network route, Network Solutions, Technology, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, announced today that it's been named an authorized vendor to the Commonwealth of Virginia for Data Network Services. The contract enables Lightower to offer a range of all-fiber networking and high performance Internet services to public bodies, government agencies, non-profit organizations, schools, and libraries, throughout the state. All authorized users may use the Virginia [...]

Vermont Teddy Bear Company Bear Hugs FirstLight for Providing Premium Internet

By | 2015-12-09T11:27:49+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, business partnership, community news, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, lit fiber, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, Virtual PBX|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

What’s better than providing a local teddy bear company the Internet service it needs to successfully operate and fill orders this holiday season? Not much!  Which is why this blog is dedicated to these cuddly little rascals sure to put smiles on faces this season.  It is perfect timing for FirstLight Fiber as they announced today that The Vermont Teddy [...]

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

By | 2015-12-07T09:23:26+00:00 December 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 Provides Holderness Schools With a 400 Mbps Internet Connection

By | 2015-11-19T08:49:34+00:00 November 19th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, education, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, JSA Clients, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, VoIP, VoIP service, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that it will provide high-speed Internet and voice services to Holderness School, an independent, private boarding and day school for grades 9–12, located in Plymouth, New Hampshire. The company will provide the school with a 400 Mbps Internet connection.  This will allow faster wireless and network access and VoIP to all students, faculty and administration [...]

hopTo Delivers An Unparalleled User Experience Thanks to FirstLight

By | 2015-11-14T09:06:07+00:00 November 11th, 2015|Categories: Application, Application Program Interfaces, Applications, applications services, B2B, bandwidth, business continuity, Data Center, data center design, data network services, fiber, fiber network, Internet, IT, JSA Clients, network operators, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that hopTo, a mobile workspace application that addresses the challenges of transporting applications to mobile devices, has chosen them to provide the communications network required to deliver a richer user interface and development environment. hopTo, based in Campbell, CA, opted for data center services and high speed Internet connectivity. With these services, hopTo will [...]

FirstLight’s Reliable Services Enhance Learning for New Hampshire School Districts

By | 2015-10-21T14:56:29+00:00 October 21st, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Broadband Stimulus, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, community news, education, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, IT, Network|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that, in accordance with E-Rate, a federally mandated program that makes telecommunications and information services more affordable for schools and libraries across the US, it will provide dedicated fiber, Internet and voice services to Franklin and Hill School Districts in New Hampshire (SAU#18). “FirstLight’s high quality fiber connections provide the speeds essential to support the new [...]