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Hibernia Networks’ Cable Allows Microsoft Customers to Connect Anywhere at Anytime

By | 2015-05-11T10:44:54+00:00 May 11th, 2015|Categories: 100G, architecture, Big Data connectivity, business partnership, cable, cloud, Connectivity, Content Delivery, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network provider, network route, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Transatlantic Cable, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Microsoft has selected Hibernia Networks for connectivity between Halifax, Canada; Ballinspittle, Ireland and Brean, UK. Hibernia’s Express cable will not only support Microsoft’s backbone, but will also connect several of Microsoft’s data centers via metro and long haul fibers. The partnership will better enable Microsoft’s customers to connect anywhere, at anytime and on any device, which [...]

Lightower to Discuss High-Performance, All-Fiber Government Networking Solutions at New Jersey Digital Government Summit

By | 2014-05-19T12:05:17+00:00 May 19th, 2014|Categories: 100G, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Government, Internet, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, Network, network provider, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced its participation at the upcoming New Jersey Digital Government Summit to be held at the Lafayette Yard Hotel and Conference Center in Trenton, NJ, May 20-21. The event is designed to share best practices and spur [...]

DE-CIX Increases Reach of its New York Apollon Internet Exchange

By | 2014-02-11T11:53:01+00:00 February 11th, 2014|Categories: architecture, carrier-neutral, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, global expansion, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, IP Exchange, IP peering, peering, Peering exchange, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

 DE-CIX North America announces the introduction of the Apollon technology platform into its New York City Internet exchange and the expansion of operations to 111 access points in Manhattan, New Jersey and Long Island. DE-CIX Apollon, the world’s largest and most advanced Ethernet interconnection platform, will provide highly secure and resilient connectivity to the DE-CIX New [...]

Lightower Closes Merger with Sidera Networks

By | 2013-04-11T08:57:42+00:00 April 11th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, Financial Exchange, General, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, higher education, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Forming one of the largest pure-play fiber providers in the U.S. networking market, Lightower Fiber Networks announced today that it has closed the merger with Sidera Networks that was first announced on December 27, 2012. Effective today, the new company operates under the Lightower brand. The merged company delivers a more broad, dense and unique fiber-optic [...]

Lightower Sponsors NYC Public Safety Technology Summit 2012

By | 2012-12-11T16:32:52+00:00 December 11th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Conferences, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, disaster recovery, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, healthcare, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Solutions, IP transit, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, mobile broadband connectivity, mobile broadband data services, mobile broadband services, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, safety, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, VoIP, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, is sponsoring this week’s New York City Public Safety Technology Summit. The event will be hosted by Emergency Management on Thursday, December 13, 2012. Lightower representatives will be on-hand to discuss Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity (DRBC) planning utilizing its all-fiber networking solutions. [...]

Lightower to Demo Its Ultimate Media Platform at Content & Communications World Expo

By | 2012-11-12T15:00:17+00:00 November 12th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, Conferences, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, IP-based video, Media, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Streaming Media, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, Video On Demand, video streaming, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks today announced that it will showcase its Ultimate MediaPlatform at Content & Communications World (CCW), taking place November 14-15, 2012, in New York City. A metro fiber and bandwidth provider in the Northeast, Lightower is also highlighting its all-fiber Video Transport service at CCW this week. The platforms power the transport of uncompressed [...]

Zayo Announces AboveNet Network Integration

By | 2012-09-20T12:00:13+00:00 September 20th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, fiber, Financial, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, network growth, network route, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo Group announces the completion of the network integration between Zayo and AboveNet networks. The resulting combined network nearly doubles Zayo’s national network reach and provides connectivity that spans over 61,000 route miles in 45 states and 7 countries.  Zayo closed the acquisition of AboveNet on July 2nd, 2012. The integration of the Zayo and AboveNet [...]

Zayo Expands Its Las Vegas Network

By | 2012-08-07T12:38:47+00:00 August 7th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, enterprise, fiber, interconnection, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo is expanding its Las Vegas, NV network with the addition of 155 new route miles. This fiber build, which is in support of a large customer expansion, will extend Zayo’s fiber reach in Nevada both in downtown Las Vegas and nearby areas. The 155 miles of new fiber will leverage Zayo’s existing Las Vegas Network [...]

Lightower Builds into Net Access Data Center in Cedar Knolls, NJ

By | 2012-07-25T13:42:32+00:00 July 25th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, business partnership, carrier, channel partners, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, high frequency traders, interconnection, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network growth, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Point of Presence, Telecom, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center, video streaming, web hosting, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower is keeping it dense. And in the metro fiber world, that’s a good thing! The company today announced that it completed a connection in Cedar Knolls, NJ, to a new data center owned and operated by Net Access Corporation. The build-out to the new facility expands Lightower’s data center footprint in its critical New York/New [...]

zColo Provides Colocation Services for First Communications

By | 2012-05-08T07:08:06+00:00 May 8th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, enterprise, fiber, interconnection, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

zColo will provide carrier-neutral interconnection and colocation services for First Communications directly into the Meet-Me-Room at 60 Hudson St. First Communications is a leading regional communications provider, which offers metro and long-haul fiber network services across the United States. The connectivity into 60 Hudson will allow ease of access into the facility for First Communications’ customers, [...]

Zayo’s CEO & General Counsel to Present at Metro Connect USA 2012

By | 2012-02-13T08:01:50+00:00 February 13th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Internet, mobile, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Dan Caruso, President and CEO of Zayo Group and Scott Beer, General Counsel for Zayo Group will speak at Metro Connect USA 2012. Metro Connect takes place on February 28-29 in Miami, FL. Dan Caruso will be part of a CEO roundtable on February 28 at 9:00am (EST) discussing “Successful Business Strategies to Create Profitable and Scalable [...]

zColo Opens Colocation Facility in Downtown Chicago

By | 2012-01-18T08:05:52+00:00 January 18th, 2012|Categories: Broadband, carrier, colocation, Content Delivery, dark fiber, Data Center, data network services, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, Financial, Internet, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

zColo is opening a facility in downtown Chicago, located at 600 South Federal St to deliver colocation and interconnection services. This will be zColo’s first location in downtown Chicago and 13th facility in the U.S. The carrier neutral colocation space will offer 8,500 sellable square feet and support up to 200 watts per square foot for [...]

Zayo Completes 360networks Acquisition

By | 2011-12-02T08:07:48+00:00 December 2nd, 2011|Categories: Broadband, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, economy, Ethernet, fiber, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo announces it has completed its transaction to purchase 360networks. The resulting company is one of the largest Bandwidth Infrastructure companies in North America with an estimated annualized pro forma revenue of $393M and fiber network totaling more than 44,000 route miles and nearly two million fiber miles. The completion of this acquisition will add 360networks’ [...]

XKL’s CEO To Present Visionary Keynote at the 4th Dark Fibre Convention

By | 2011-11-28T15:15:16+00:00 November 28th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, carrier, cloud, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Meetings, mobile, network growth, Optical Networking, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

XKL, LLC. Founder and CEO, Len Bosack will present the Visionary Keynote address at the 4th Dark Fibre International Convention taking place November 29-30 in London. The Dark Fibre Convention is designed to deliver insight into growth occurring in the dark fiber sector with presentations, case studies and a wide range of national and international networking opportunities. In [...]

Zayo CFO to Present at Deutsche Bank 2011 Leveraged Finance Conference

By | 2011-10-11T15:26:53+00:00 October 11th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, colocation, Conferences, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Events, fiber, Financial Exchange, Low-Latency Network, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Zayo announces Ken desGarennes, CFO of the Zayo Group, will present at the Deutsche Bank 2011 Leveraged Finance Conference. The conference takes place on October 12 and 13 at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. Mr. desGarennes’ presentation will commence at 11:15 AM PT on Thursday, October 13. Mr. desGarennes leads Zayo Group, a Colorado-based network operator [...]

Zayo Joins Telx Ethernet Exchange

By | 2011-10-05T12:47:42+00:00 October 5th, 2011|Categories: business partnership, colocation, Data Center, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Metro Ethernet Exchange, partnerships, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Telx announces that Zayo has joined the Telx Ethernet Exchange. By joining the Telx Ethernet Exchange, located in Telx’s downtown Atlanta data center, Zayo can continue to grow its 518 mile metro fiber network. Telx, a leading interconnection and data center provider, offers the Ethernet Exchange as an advanced e-commerce tool connecting publishers, subscribers, providers and [...]

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