NexxCom Wireless UK Networks Nearing Capacity; Continues Expansion of Mission Critical Low Latency Networks Throughout the Region

By |2014-05-28T09:15:30-05:00May 28th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Financial Exchange, Global Telecommunications, high frequency traders, High Speed Internet, interconnection, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network equipment, network growth, network provider, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless, Wireless backhaul, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

 NexxCom Wireless announced that its link between the London Stock Exchange’s City of London data center and the Equinix London data center campus in Slough (LD4), is already nearing capacity.  A vital link for bandwidth-intensive traders, the link has exceeded expectations in all critical areas, including latency and availability. "The London Stock Exchange to Equinix data center [...]

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 [...]

Lightower Bringing Ultra-Low Latency Network to FIA

By |2012-10-25T13:07:25-05:00October 25th, 2012|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks will be exhibiting at the Futures Industry Association (FIA) Futures and Options Expo 2012 on October 30 – November 1 in Chicago. As a leading low latency solution provider, Lightower offers a complete suite of all-fiber services including the Lightower Ultra Low Latency Network, Ethernet and wavelengths up to 100G, dark fiber, managed private optical networks, as [...]

Lightower to Build Into Financial Exchange in Mahwah, NJ

By |2012-06-20T19:03:05-05:00June 20th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, enterprise, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, high frequency traders, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Later this year, metro fiber and bandwidth provider Lightower will build into the primary financial exchange data center located in Mahwah, New Jersey. As soon as the Mahwah financial hub opens to service providers in late 2012, Lightower will quickly integrate the site into its network of ultra-low latency routes and solutions across the northeast United [...]

Lightower Joins Global Wholesale Community at PTC 2012

By |2012-01-16T11:53:11-05:00January 16th, 2012|Categories: Broadband, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Meetings, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks will attend PTC 2012 on January 15-18, 2012 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu, Hawaii. Attendees can meet with members of the Lightower team to discuss the latest network growth and recent 100G services announcement. Lightower continues to aggressively expand its network in the Northeast while also maintaining a leadership position in [...]

XKL’s DarkStar® Optical Transport System Testing Reveals Lowest Latency

By |2011-10-20T12:38:38-05:00October 20th, 2011|Categories: Content Delivery, dark fiber, Low-Latency Network, Optical Networking, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

XKL announces the results  from its in-depth long haul fiber lab testing, revealing a one-way 400Gbps data transport speed of 8.067 milliseconds on test bed spanning 1650km.  The latency measurement is inclusive of the fiber and DarkStar® optical transport equipment.  The distance of 1650km replicates the round-trip distance between New York and Chicago. These findings show [...]

XKL Launches New Optical Gear to Light Dark Fiber More Cost-Effectively

By |2011-03-23T14:40:12-05:00March 23rd, 2011|Categories: dark fiber, IP Solutions, Optical Networking, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

XKL a leading provider of fiber optic networking equipment is excited to roll out two new DarkStar DWDM products, DXM10-4 and DXM10-2. These systems allow more businesses with enterprise networking needs the opportunity to leverage a two or four port configuration and provide a flexible, cost-effective solution to achieve higher bandwidth. Both devices are small and [...]

Breakfast On Broadway Featuring AboveNet Digital Edge and TELEHOUSE America

By |2010-03-11T10:38:30-05:00March 11th, 2010|Categories: Applications, Blogs, Broadband, cloud computing, colocation, Conferences, Content Delivery, dark fiber, Data Center, Ethernet, Global Telecommunications, IP Exchange, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, Low-Latency Network, Social Marketing, social media, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, Virtualization, VMware, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

TELEHOUSE America held its Q’1 2010 Breakfast on Broadway (BoB) event on February 25th. Though there was a snow storm in New York City that day, attendance was terrific. Three companies presented at the event, including TELEHOUSE America, AboveNet and Digital Edge – each company had strong messages and interesting data to ponder.