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Fiber-Based Network Provider Fatbeam Celebrates Nearly a Decade of Growth with New Website

By |2019-02-28T15:07:22-05:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: dark fiber, education, fiber, fiber network, Gigabit internet, lit fiber, Network, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Fatbeam, a leading B2B provider of fiber-based network solutions in the Western US, has officially rebranded in order to highlight its extensive growth and competitive advantages for organizations looking for Wide Area Network (WAN) and Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) solutions. Founded in 2010, the company has dramatically evolved from a local Idaho-based provider to a dominant [...]

Cleareon Fiber Networks Establishes Advisory Board to Support Growth Momentum

By |2016-09-16T10:29:01-05:00September 16th, 2016|Categories: Cleareon Fiber Networks, cloud, Cloud service provider, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, jsa blog, lit fiber, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Newly Appointed Advisory Board Members Include Executives from GENBAND and CyrusOne Cleareon Fiber Networks, a New York City-based provider of dark fiber networks and services, announced that it has created a new Advisory Board, led by industry veterans who will provide strategic recommendations and guidance for the company. The first two appointed members of the Cleareon Advisory [...]

Commonwealth of Virginia to Use Lightower for Data Network Services

By |2015-12-17T10:09:27-05:00December 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 |2015-12-09T11:27:49-05:00December 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 [...]

FirstLight Provides Holderness Schools With a 400 Mbps Internet Connection

By |2015-11-19T08:49:34-05:00November 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 [...]

Consumer Directed Choices, Albany Non-Profit, Selects FirstLight for its Cloud-Based Virtual PBX

By |2014-07-31T09:36:12-05:00July 31st, 2014|Categories: business collaboration, business investment, business partnership, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, lit fiber, SMB, telecom news blog, Virtual PBX|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber, announced today that Consumer Directed Choices (CDChoices), a private, nonprofit corporation located in Albany, has selected FirstLight’s cloud-based unified communications offering, Virtual PBX (“vPBX”) , to support its communications needs in an effort to upgrade its older phone system, streamline operations and reduce costs. CDChoices was founded in 1997 by the late Constance Laymon, a woman with [...]

LOGIX Communications Achieves Explosive Second Quarter Growth in 2014

By |2014-07-09T10:51:00-05:00July 9th, 2014|Categories: commercial real estate, Communications Management, economy, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, Internet, lit fiber, Network, network growth, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Company Expands Footprint to 903 Lit LOGIX SMART BUILDINGS with Addition of 95 Buildings In Q2 LOGIX COMMUNICATIONS, a fiber focused, integrated communications provider, announces record On-Net building additions through Q2 of 2014, as the company further expands its network footprint throughout Texas and Oklahoma. LOGIX‘s 2014 Q2 growth marks the second consecutive quarter of growth [...]

United Fiber & Data Announces the Launch of Agent Alliance

By |2013-09-17T10:09:31-05:00September 17th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, business partnership, channel partners, colocation, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, lit fiber, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) today announced the launch of its Agent Alliance program, which enables its partners to provide their customers with access to a redundant and secure path between New York City and Washington D.C. over its NXT LVL, state-of-the-art fiber optic network. Partners will be able to deliver the NXT LVL of colocation, [...]

“Tubes” Connects the Physical Reality of the Internet

By |2012-06-13T09:37:04-05:00June 13th, 2012|Categories: Applications, bandwidth, Broadband, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, hosting, interconnection, Internet, internet traffic, Media, mobile, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, Transatlantic Cable|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Long time friend of JSA, Andrew Blum has just released his new book entitled  “Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet” which has been receiving some great press while shining a positive light on our industry's connectivity. The Wall Street Journal included an excerpt from the book and CBS News interviewed Andrew on his main drivers for writing [...]

The Dark Fiber Community Welcomes Fatbeam

By |2011-11-08T12:54:15-05:00November 8th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, business partnership, colocation, dark fiber, economy, fiber, mobile, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Fatbeam, LLC has joined Allied Fiber’s Dark Fiber Community. Hosted by Allied Fiber, the Dark Fiber Community is an online resource that brings together network operators, vendors, and industry experts in the interest of supporting communications network growth and development. With over 115 members, the Dark Fiber Community allows for easy exchange of information between industry leaders [...]

Zayo Group to Acquire 360Networks, Nearly Doubling Network Reach

By |2011-10-07T13:21:27-05:00October 7th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, business acquisition, colocation, dark fiber, fiber, network growth, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group today announces it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Seattle-based 360networks holdings (USA) inc. (“360networks”).  The acquisition combines Zayo’s deep metro fiber networks across 60 US metropolitan markets and 360networks’ unique intercity fiber network spanning the central and western United States. 360networks will be the largest of the 17 acquisitions made by Zayo [...]

Salsgiver Joins Allied Fiber's Dark Fiber Community

By |2011-07-26T08:51:03-05:00July 26th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, business partnership, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Global Telecommunications, Optical Networking, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Salsgiver, Inc. announces it has joined Allied Fiber’s Dark Fiber Community. Salsgiver provides turnkey fiber construction, lit services, and dark fiber in Western Pennsylvania. As a leading regional competitive communications provider offering a wide variety of fiber optic services, Salsgiver provides cutting edge fiber optic last mile service to residential, business and educational customers in underserved [...]