network operators

Still Seats Left at the Table of HOW TO at FISPA Live in the Big Easy

By |2018-01-12T14:30:00-05:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: c-level, community news, Conferences, CSuite, Events, JS&A News, Speaking Event, Speaking Panel, tech event, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You are invited to join the table of HOW TO at FISPA Live on February 5-7 in New Orleans. Join companies like Comcast Business, Telamon, Ooma, API Digital, Granite Channels, Hughes Communications, Millennium, Netflix, Nitel, Windstream and so many more.  WHY ATTEND? It’s the must-attend trade show for serious executives and network operators who call competitive telecom their [...]

Join the Table of HOW TO at FISPA Live

By |2017-12-05T17:06:45-05:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Broadband, c-level, Cloud service provider, community news, Conferences, Data Center, Events, fiber, Network, network operators, network provider, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecommunications, VoIP, VoIP service providers, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You are invited to join the table of HOW TO at FISPA Live on February 5-7 in New Orleans.  FISPA's 2018 Hybrid Service Provider Conference is where to meet leading telecommunications equipment vendors, software providers and telecom industry professionals all while discovering new opportunities, trends and best practices. The event attracts industry leaders, executives, and operators [...]

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

By |2016-06-29T11:30:43-05:00June 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 [...]

Axiom Fiber Networks Returns to Metro Connect a Year After Its Official Launch

By |2016-01-14T11:34:59-05:00January 14th, 2016|Categories: Axiom Fiber Networks, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business partnership, channel partners, colocation, Connectivity, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, IT, Network, network operators, network provider, network route, Point of Presence, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you living under here? Unless you have been living, well... under a rock, you have heard of Axiom Fiber Networks, the telecommunications infrastructure service provider operating in the greater New York City metropolitan region. Axiom Fiber’s wholly-owned and operational 20-mile, 864-fiber strand count core network uses the latest generation SMF28 fiber and operates within striking [...]

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 [...]

hopTo Delivers An Unparalleled User Experience Thanks to FirstLight

By |2015-11-14T09:06:07-05:00November 11th, 2015|Categories: Application, Application Program Interfaces, Applications, applications services, B2B, bandwidth, business continuity, Data Center, data center design, data network services, fiber, fiber network, Internet, IT, JSA Clients, network operators, network provider, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that hopTo, a mobile workspace application that addresses the challenges of transporting applications to mobile devices, has chosen them to provide the communications network required to deliver a richer user interface and development environment. hopTo, based in Campbell, CA, opted for data center services and high speed Internet connectivity. With these services, hopTo will [...]

MRV’s OptiSwitch® Empowers Lightower Fiber Networks to Streamline Carrier Ethernet Service Deployment

By |2015-10-19T11:18:57-05:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: Application, B2B, business ethernet, business partnership, Lightower, metro ethernet, network equipment, Network Function Virtualization, network growth, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, SDN, Software Defined Networking, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications™, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRVC) (“MRV®”) announced today that Lightower Fiber Networks has expanded its footprint of MRV’s OptiSwitch® Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) service demarcation and first mile aggregation platform. This was done to support an increased number of fiber connections and bandwidth-rich services as Lightower grows its service footprint. Lightower utilizes the OptiSwitch platform at the customer premises for [...]

FirstLight and One Connect Align to Strengthen Connectivity in Upstate New York

By |2015-10-19T10:04:41-05:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business continuity, community news, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, IT, managed services, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that One Connect, a telecommunications and technology consulting firm based in Clifton Park, NY, has joined FirstLight’s Partner Program as a Value Added Reseller (VAR). Since signing on as a FirstLight agent a few months ago, One Connect has partnered with FirstLight on approximately 20 customer projects, which speaks to the power of this relationship. “One [...]

FirstLight’s Highly Reliable Internet is a “Yahtzee” for Bowl New England

By |2015-09-16T08:37:37-05:00September 16th, 2015|Categories: Application, applications services, architecture, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, data center news, entertainment, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber announced today that Bowl New England, a Spare Time Entertainment venue located in Colchester, VT, has chosen FirstLight to provide dedicated Internet service via dual redundant diverse fiber circuits to this family entertainment facility. “FirstLight was incredibly willing to assist us with network planning from our first point of communication with the company. One of [...]

Education Exchange Proudly Partners With LivingTree to Enhance Georgia Education

By |2015-08-18T10:45:56-05:00August 18th, 2015|Categories: Apple, Application, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business collaboration, business partnership, Connectivity, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, education, Internet, IT, jsa blog, JSA Clients, network equipment, network operators, network provider, network route, Network Solutions, NGN Online News, rural areas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Education Exchange, Georgia’s only regional 10-gigabit private cloud for exclusive use by school systems and powered by the NGN fiber network, proudly announced today a new technology partnership with LivingTree. Aligning with the Education Exchange’s commitment to enhancing the future of Georgia students, LivingTree provides a single, private place to engage all members of the education community. “The real [...]

NGN Acquires ABT and Improves Connectivity for the North Georgia Region

By |2015-08-04T16:11:28-05:00August 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 |2015-02-11T10:27:54-05:00February 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 [...]

Allied Fiber Chooses Colo Atl to Support its Southeast Route

By |2015-02-10T15:30:56-05:00February 10th, 2015|Categories: carrier-neutral, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, Georgia Technology Center, Internet Exchange, IP peering, JS&A News, JSA Clients, network operators, network route, peering, SDN, service providers, Software Defined Networking, Southeast Network Access Point, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Colo Atl announced that Allied Fiber has joined their growing list of network operators and service providers.  Allied’s partnership with Colo Atl is part of its fiber build across the Southeast, extending 700 miles from Miami, FL to Atlanta, GA.  Along with Colo Atl’s strategic Downtown Atlanta location, Allied Fiber joins their long-time partner for its [...]

1025Connect Hires Director of Operations

By |2014-03-18T09:02:31-05:00March 18th, 2014|Categories: appointments, business strategy, carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, data center news, hiring news|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

1025Connect  announces the hiring of Milton ‘Kay’ Koropshinsky as its Director of Operations. Milton joins the 1025Connect team with over 25 years’ experience in telecommunication. As Director of Operations, Milton will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the colocation facility located at 1025 Old Country Road in Westbury, NY. Prior to joining 1025Connect, Milton worked for [...]

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

By |2012-11-06T13:01:43-05:00November 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 [...]