Low-Latency Network

Data Center Real Estate: LA’s West 7 Center in Prime Location for OTTs & IoT

By |2018-05-02T21:43:59-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Categories: carrier-neutral, cloud computing, colocation, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Content Delivery, dark fiber, data, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, fiber, IoT, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, low latency, meet me room, network growth, OTT, peering, Telecom, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As OTTs continue to outpace traditional cable television and IoT devices increasingly bridge the gap between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and consumers, Los Angeles is fast becoming an epicenter for data-intensive, mission-critical applications. In a city known for a shortage of colocation capacity, West 7 Center stands out as having the ability to deliver the space, power [...]

Canadian Data Center Operator eStruxture Announces Amazon Web Services Partnership

By |2018-02-07T12:32:38-04:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: Canada, carrier, carrier ethernet, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, colocation, Data Center, General, global carrier, international carrier, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Montreal-based Company Serves Growing Cloud Computing Sector A recent report from Gartner predicts that, by the end of 2018, the worldwide public cloud computing market will generate a total revenue of $306 billion US, up from the roughly $260 billion US generated last year. In Q4 of 2017, Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) exponential growth in the [...]

BSO Named Finalist for 2016 Comms National Awards

By |2016-10-07T14:49:11-04:00October 7th, 2016|Categories: awards, BSO, business awards, Connectivity, Financial, Financial Exchange, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, network provider, Network Solutions, telecom awards|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The BSO team was honored to be shortlisted in the Best Network Provider of the Year category for the 2016 Comms National Awards, the UK’s flagship independent awards program for telecom and IT. The company is being recognized for its market-leading ‘Market Data Connect’ and ‘Finance Connect’ services, both of which support the financial community’s demand [...]

BSO Announces Plans to Build Financial Cloud For Growing FX Markets Worldwide

By |2016-06-29T11:30:43-04:00June 29th, 2016|Categories: architecture, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Big Data connectivity, BSO, cloud, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, Data Center, enterprise, Financial, Financial Exchange, HFT, high frequency traders, High Frequency Trading, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network operators, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

BSO announced today that the company is adding Financial Cloud to its service portfolio to provide a unique and fully-integrated low latency network and cloud offering specifically engineered for the global financial community. This build will include the key FX marketplaces of London, New York and Tokyo with a presence in Equinix LD4, NY4 and TY3. The project [...]

MRV Extends Its OptiDriver Transport Product Portfolio to Enable Ultra-High Speeds for 10G/100G/200G Services

By |2016-06-27T14:53:28-04:00June 27th, 2016|Categories: 100G, B2B, data, Data Center, data network services, IP Solutions, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, MRV, MRV Communications, Network Solutions, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications announced the release of its OD-4-HD solution today. A member of its OptiDriver product suite, the modular OD-4-HD is engineered to accommodate the market trend for higher speeds at the access edge, with a smaller form factor, higher modular port density and improved power efficiency. “Our enterprise and metro customers demand flexible competitively priced solutions that [...]

DigiPlex’s Stockholm Data Center Joins BSO’s Ultra-Low Latency Global Finance Network

By |2016-06-08T11:01:08-04:00June 8th, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, BSO, Connectivity, Data Center, data center news, global data center, HFT, High Frequency Trading, low latency, Low-Latency Network, SMB, trading, ultra-low latency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

BSO, the global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider that is redefining connectivity, has breaking news out of Sweden today as it announces established presence at DigiPlex Stockholm, the country's newest data center located within close proximity to the country’s capital. DigiPlex Stockholm joins BSO’s network of 86 carrier-neutral tier 3+ data centers worldwide. “BSO’s financial trading network [...]

United Fiber & Data Expands Footprint at Equinix’s New York Data Centers

By |2016-05-10T14:51:03-04:00May 10th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, data center build, data center expansion, data center news, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, General, Global Telecommunications, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, New York, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) just completed its build-out at Equinix’s NY9 data center located at 111 8th Avenue. As one of the largest tech buildings in New York City, NY9 is home to some of the world’s biggest financial, media and enterprise companies. The new build-out grants NY9 customers complete access to UFD’s network and [...]

Advanced Global Connectivity thanks to BSO and IXcellerate

By |2016-05-10T11:02:16-04:00May 10th, 2016|Categories: Applications, architecture, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Big Data connectivity, BSO, c-level, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, global data center, International Telecoms Week, ITW, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network Solutions, partnerships, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

BSO, the global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider redefining connectivity, announced at ITW 2016 a partnership with IXcellerate, Russia’s premier carrier-neutral data centre operator, to improve fibre access into and out of Moscow, home to Russia’s (MOEX) Exchange. From IXcellerate’s Moscow One Datacentre, BSO offers four entirely diverse and non-overlapping fibre paths out of the building [...]

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

By |2016-03-29T11:48:59-04:00March 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 [...]

Commonwealth of Virginia to Use Lightower for Data Network Services

By |2015-12-17T10:09:27-04:00December 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 |2015-12-09T11:27:49-04:00December 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 |2015-11-19T08:49:34-04:00November 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 [...]

Laconia Harley-Davidson Rolls Out Fiber with FirstLight

By |2015-10-28T12:11:36-04:00October 28th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, business partnership, business questions, customer win, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that Laconia Harley-Davidson, a leading company that proudly represents the iconic Harley-Davidson brand, selling, servicing and renting Harley motorcycles, has selected FirstLight’s fiber-based data and voice services to support business operations. Laconia Harley -Davidson’s objective was to roll out fiber to all of its locations in order to ensure the level of connectivity the dealerships required, and FirstLight [...]

Lightower Closes Merger and Doubles its Network Reach

By |2015-08-13T09:38:06-04:00August 13th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business acquisition, community news, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, data network services, fiber, fiber network, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network route, network upgrade, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks announced today the closing of its $1.9 billion merger with Fibertech Networks. The merger further solidifies the company's leadership role in the U.S. fiber-networking market. The combined company will operate under the Lightower brand and serve customers across a service footprint roughly double the size of each independent company. Lightower's new network offers more than 30,000 route [...]

NGN Acquires ABT and Improves Connectivity for the North Georgia Region

By |2015-08-04T16:11:28-04:00August 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 [...]

State of Maryland Names Lightower Vendor of Data Telecommunications Services

By |2015-02-11T10:27:54-04:00February 11th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business awards, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Government, IT, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network growth, network operators, network provider, network route, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today that the State of Maryland Department of Information Technology has awarded the company a Data Telecommunications Services Master Contract. The award enables Lightower to offer Ethernet, Wavelengths, DS1, DS3, Flexible Private Line, and Internet to state [...]