network connectivity

Transtelco Becomes New Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Partner

By |2019-08-22T13:03:04-04:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: business partnership, Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Network, private network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Transtelco to utilize Azure ExpressRoute to connect its on-premises network to Azure across multiple diverse geographic interconnection locations, enabling its customers to customize their solutions and achieve optimal enterprise grade network performance and availability. Transtelco, a leading binational provider of fiber optic services, announces today it has entered into an agreement with Microsoft to provide private [...]

Optimized for Speed – Built for Performance! MRV Brings 200G Optical Transport Solution to the Table for DCI and Telecom Applications

By |2017-06-06T09:00:16-04:00June 6th, 2017|Categories: Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, MRV, MRV Communcations, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Not all optical transport solutions are created equal. MRV’s new 200G coherent digital muxponders that were added to its OptiDriver WDM optical transport portfolio today is now one of the only platforms that covers a full range of applications. Data center operators, service providers and enterprises alike can enjoy smaller access locations to large metro and [...]

GlobeNet Takes Europe!

By |2015-06-24T08:02:12-04:00June 24th, 2015|Categories: architecture, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable, carrier, Connectivity, Content Delivery, DE-CIX, European Service Provider, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, IP transit, JSA Clients, Latin America, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Network, peering, Peering exchange, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today at Telecom Exchange in New York City, GlobeNet announced an extension of its network that connects its customers to key Internet exchanges in Amsterdam (AMS-IX), Frankfurt (DE-CIX) and London (LINX). The expansion allows GlobeNet to provide its full suite of existing L2/L3 service offerings, which enables direct private connectivity from Latin America to Europe. The [...]

vXchnge Welcomes Fibertech Networks to Cleveland Data Center

By |2014-04-15T10:53:20-04:00April 15th, 2014|Categories: carrier, carrier-neutral, case studies, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, interconnection, lit fiber, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Fibertech Networks, a premier fiber optic network service provider, has completed its fiber build at vXchnge’s Cleveland data center at 200 Prospect Avenue. vXchnge is a leading, next-generation, software-defined, intelligent data center services company operating data centers in multiple markets across the U.S.. The new fiber build into its Cleveland data center provides both vXchnge and [...]

REAL ESTATE TECH FORUM Gathers NYC Experts to Discuss “CONNECTING TOMORROW’S TENANTS: The State of Technology in CRE”

By |2014-04-14T15:56:44-04:00April 14th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, c-level, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Connectivity, enterprise, Events, fiber, High Speed Internet, Internet|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On Thursday, April 10, the Real Estate Tech Forum, in collaboration with WiredNYC, hosted a collaborative and enriching panel discussion entitled, “Connecting Tomorrow’s Tenants: The State of Technology in CRE.” Held at the offices of Reed Smith LLP in Manhattan, the event featured panelists Eric Gertler, Director of the Center for Economic Transformation at NYCEDC; Robert [...]

NYI Supports Business Critical Operations for Porta 80

By |2014-03-11T09:27:49-04:00March 11th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, interconnection, IT, JSA Clients, Latin America, NYI, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, announces that Porta 80, a leading web hosting and Internet company based in Brazil, chose NYI to provide secure infrastructure services to support its business critical operations.  NYI’s data center in New York serves as a major platform for Porta 80 in the U.S. and [...]

WireIE Wins “Best Rural Connectivity Provider” Award at Metro Connect 2014

By |2014-03-05T10:25:08-04:00March 5th, 2014|Categories: awards, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, Ethernet, Events, MEF 2.0 compliant, Metro Ethernet Forum, network route, rural areas, Tech Awards, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We’ve all grown accustomed to, if not reliant on, connectivity – when we want it, where we want it and on the device we want it. For those living in rural and remote areas, however, connectivity is not a given. Yet that’s what WireIE has dedicated its company to do – bring highly available, secure connectivity [...]

OCG Provides Emergency Restoration Services to 75 Broad Street

By |2012-11-20T13:02:31-04:00November 20th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, carrier, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, interconnection, Internet, network growth, network route, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Optical Communications Group (OCG) is providing emergency restoration services at 75 Broad Street in New York City. These emergency services are supporting voice carriers affected by Superstorm Sandy. OCG’s crews worked 46 hours straight to pull fiber cable through the congested manholes and streets of Manhattan directly into the flooded basement at 75 Broad Street. OCG [...]

OCG Remains 100% ‘All Systems Go’ Through Superstorm Sandy

By |2012-11-06T13:01:43-04:00November 6th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, carrier, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, interconnection, Internet, internet traffic, network route, Submarine Cable Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Optical Communications Group (OCG) network remained 100% up and running during Superstorm Sandy. While the storm impacted many networks, particularly in and around NYC, OGC’s network has remained connected and online throughout the duration of the storm and its aftermath. With many businesses and carriers still recovering, OCG is available to restore and/or enhance the communications [...]

Big News for Broadband – GlobeNet and Alcatel-Lucent extend undersea cable link to Colombia

By |2012-06-29T14:21:30-04:00June 29th, 2012|Categories: Broadband, business partnership, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Latin America, network growth, network route, Submarine Cable Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

100G-capable extension will create a link with direct connectivity between Colombia and the United States, and from Colombia to Venezuela helping GlobeNet meet customer demand and expand its footprint   In response to heavy demand for broadband services between the US, Colombia, and other LATAM countries, GlobeNet, Oi's international subsidiary provider of submarine capacity, and  Alcatel-Lucent [...]

“Tubes” Connects the Physical Reality of the Internet

By |2012-06-13T09:37:04-04:00June 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 [...]

Low Latency Becomes Increasingly Critical in Every Industry

By |2011-09-20T09:46:09-04:00September 20th, 2011|Categories: fiber, Financial Exchange, Global Telecommunications, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Maura Mahoney, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Sidera Networks sums it up nicely in a recent article for Corp! Magazine - Low Latency is no longer solely imperative to the financial services industry, it is an area of focus for companies across a variety of industries. With the increase of cloud adoption and bandwidth-intensive applications, [...]

TELEHOUSE America Partners with Global Capacity for United Nations MDG Awards

By |2010-11-10T08:59:19-04:00November 10th, 2010|Categories: economy, Global Telecommunications, Media, Portfolio - Public Relations, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

TELEHOUSE America is proud to announce their partnership with Global Capacity and the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Award. The MDG awards commemorate the efforts of those countries working to diminish hunger, poverty and disease in developing nations. TELEHOUSE and Global Capacity, along with South to South Networks have joined together to create a map [...]

Tinet Launches New Website

By |2010-06-29T11:43:09-04:00June 29th, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Tinet, formerly the carrier arm of Tiscali Group, and the only global carrier exclusively committed to the IP and Ethernet wholesale market, recently launched its new website, www.tinet.net. The new website includes new and interactive features, such as its global network map at http://tinet.net/network/network-map, a full listing of Tinet's product and service offerings, recent news and press [...]