Network Diversity

Crosslake Fibre Secures Investment From Tiger Infrastructure

By |2017-12-07T10:20:31-05:00December 7th, 2017|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, cable landing station, Canada, carrier, Data Center, fiber network, General, global carrier, Global Telecommunications, low latency, Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

With an investment from Tiger Infrastructure Partners, a middle-market private equity firm, Crosslake Fibre bolsters its presence in the marketplace. Crosslake is constructing the first submarine cable from Toronto to Buffalo via Lake Ontario. The project stems from demand for high capacity, low latency bandwidth, as well as changes in the Canadian telecom industry, which previously limited [...]

Lightower Takes High-Bandwidth Networking Solutions to the Financial Industry at FIA

By |2014-10-29T10:33:20-05:00October 29th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business ethernet, carrier, carrier ethernet, Conferences, Data Center Connectivity, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, Financial Exchange, high frequency traders, Lightower, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With an all-fiber network that enables redundancy and risk mitigation, supports automated trading systems and helps financial institutions to tackle Big Data to their advantage, Lightower Fiber Networks is attending FIA’s 30th annual Futures & Options Expo next week in Chicago to talk about what’s possible. The financial services industry is working hard to stay on [...]

United Fiber & Data Welcomes Tribolet, Mass and Gaspari to the Team

By |2014-08-14T11:42:16-05:00August 14th, 2014|Categories: architecture, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, c-level, cable, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, data center build, data center construction, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, interconnection, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, Network, network provider, network route, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Tier IV data center, United Fiber & Data, US Service Provider, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) today welcomes three new members to its leadership team. Joining UFD’s Chief Operating Officer Chris Lodge is former Vonage president Michael Tribolet as Acting Chief Executive Officer, Brian Mass as Acting CFO and Charles Gaspari, Esq. as business development advisor. The three executives are immediately transitioning into their roles and will [...]

Hotwire Communications Colocates with Colo Atl

By |2013-09-23T08:54:08-05:00September 23rd, 2013|Categories: broadband connections, business partnership, business strategy, cloud, colocation, Data Center, data center construction, data center expansion, data network services, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet Exchange, IP peering, Open Flow, peering, Software Defined Networking, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Colo Atl, a leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection solutions, announces today that Hotwire Communications, a specialist in providing sophisticated solutions over its exclusive fiber-optic network, is now colocated in Colo Atl’s 55 Marietta Street facility in downtown Atlanta. Colo Atl’s newest carrier installation comes after a significant expansion to meet increasing customer [...]

Data is the New Punk Rock! A Q&A with Chad Taylor

By |2013-06-17T13:36:01-05:00June 17th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, broadband infrastructure, business strategy, c-level, carrier, carrier ethernet, Cell tower backhaul, dark fiber, Data Center, disaster recovery, fiber, fiber optics, General, Internet, internet traffic, Low-Latency Network, Mobile backhaul, mobile broadband connectivity, network growth, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, United Fiber & Data, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data is currently constructing a 100 Gbps-ready greenfield fiber-optic network between New York City and Ashburn, Virginia. The new network will offer a redundant, highly available, low-latency path between the two cities and will connect some of the world’s top destinations for Internet peering and high-bandwidth networking, creating a cohesive and less-risky alternative [...]

UFD Presents 2013 Premier Partner Award to PEG Bandwidth

By |2013-05-15T10:58:06-05:00May 15th, 2013|Categories: awards, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business partnership, carrier, Cell tower backhaul, dark fiber, fiber, fiber optics, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Mobile backhaul, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, partnerships, rural areas, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, United Fiber & Data, Wholesale Carrier, Wireless backhaul|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

United Fiber & Data (UFD) is excited to announce that PEG Bandwidth received the company’s first-ever “Premier Partner” award. UFD created the award to recognize and honor those companies that share its partner-driven philosophy that respects each company’s desire and ability to drive positive relationships, deliver solid results and generate strong revenues for each party. PEG [...]

Lightower Exhibiting at Boston All Hazards/All Stakeholders Summit 2012

By |2012-08-03T17:49:19-05:00August 3rd, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, carrier, Conferences, dark fiber, data network services, disaster recovery, Events, fiber, managed services, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, video streaming, Virtual Private Network|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Resiliency and disaster recovery will be on full display on August 9 in Boston, where the topics will be prevention, response and recovery to natural and man-made disasters at the 2012 All Hazards/All Stakeholders Summit. Lightower Fiber Networks is attending, promoting the need for fiber-optic networks as a key element in disaster recovery strategy. Lightower offers the [...]

Optical Communications Group Connects “Manhattan Bypass” Route to DuPont Fabros Technology’s NJ1

By |2012-06-27T12:12:13-05:00June 27th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, enterprise, Events, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network route, Submarine Cable Network, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Optical Communications Group (OCG) announces at the Telecom Exchange Press Room that its “Manhattan Bypass” network is now operational at DuPont Fabros Technology’s NJ1 data center. The route from New Jersey to Europe offers a completely diverse path from other networks in the region. Located in Piscataway, NJ1 is one of the largest, most sophisticated and [...]