Learn to Power Your Local Economy at NGN’s Georgia Gigabit Communities Summit

By |2016-09-21T14:03:23-05:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Events, fiber optics, General, Gigabit internet, Internet, jsa blog, JSA Clients, Network, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In today’s economy, having reliable and speedy access to the Internet has become a key factor in business success. Businesses that have superior broadband hold an advantage over those that have subpar access to the World Wide Web. There are many rural broadband initiatives currently taking place throughout the U.S. Communities that have top-notch connectivity edge [...]

RSVP Today! Empowering Education Through Broadband: A JSA TV Virtual Roundtable

By |2016-04-11T21:29:09-05:00April 12th, 2016|Categories: Broadband, education, Internet, jsa blog, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom media, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecom News Vlog, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video, Video On Demand|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Our next JSA TV Virtual Roundtable is Empowering Education Through Broadband - taking place on Friday, April 22 at 11:30 AM ET. We invite you to join us for an important discussion with education and telecom professionals on today's broadband challenges and opportunities. We're pleased to welcome our Moderator, Dr. Scott Wilkinson, Georgia Institute of Technology's [...]

New PoP for NGN at Colo Atl’s Downtown Atlanta Facility

By |2016-04-11T10:21:47-05:00April 11th, 2016|Categories: colocation, Data Center, General, Point of Presence, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

NGN is moving in! NGN, the member-owned cooperative that operates over 1,600 miles of fiber optic infrastructure in North Georgia announced today that it has established a new Point-of-Presence (PoP) in Colo Atl's downtown Atlanta facility. NGN is offering Wavelength services (1, 10, 40 and 100Gbps) and Layer 2/3 services over its MPLS network (10Mbps to [...]

New Education Exchange Partners for NGN

By |2016-01-20T10:32:11-05:00January 20th, 2016|Categories: General, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

North Georgia Networks (NGN) announced four new Education Exchange partners earlier today. For those of you unfamiliar with the Education Exchange, it is Gerogia's only regional 10-gigabit private cloud for exclusive use by school systems. Now that you're all caught up, let's dive into the new strategic partner additions! The Center for Puppetry Arts’ award-winning Distance [...]

NGN: A Look Back at 2015

By |2015-12-01T10:24:05-05:00December 1st, 2015|Categories: Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

NGN had a fantastic 2015 full of new partnerships, new hires, the expansion of the Education Exchange, the overall betterment of its staff through extensive training programs and much more. Here is a look back at some of NGN’s 2015 highlights: New Partnerships iRiS Networks and NGN announced an interconnection to combine their collective network reach [...]

NGN’s Paul Belk Named Inaugural President of Fiber Network Owners Alliance (FNA)

By |2015-10-19T16:28:55-05:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: fiber, fiber network, General, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Fiber Network Owners Alliance (FNA) has selected its inaugural president! Paul Belk, President & CEO of NGN, has been selected to captain the ship and lead FNA towards further fulfilling its mission of providing the areas it serves with reliable service, local jobs and a variety of economic benefits. FNA is a strategic alliance of organizations [...]

Georgia Gets Broadband Upgrade with NGN and Georgia Public Web Partnership

By |2015-10-14T15:27:44-05:00October 14th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business partnership, fiber, fiber network, jsa blog, JSA Clients, NGN Online News, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Two Georgia-based cooperatives are teaming up in an effort to supply underserved areas throughout the State of Georgia with stronger broadband availability. NGN and Georgia Public Web (GPW) announced their partnership this morning, which gives both companies access to new areas of Georgia that they previously had limited resources in.  NGN and GPW customers with multiple [...]

Global Convergence Solutions Wins 2012 NGN Leadership Award

By |2012-07-12T12:28:06-05:00July 12th, 2012|Categories: Applications, awards, carrier, Content, interconnection, Internet, software, Tech Awards, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, unified communications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Global Convergence Solutions, Inc. (GCS) has been named a winner of the 2012 NGN Leadership Award from INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine and Next Gen Mobility magazine. INTERNET TELEPHONY and Next Gen Mobility magazine are operated by TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online. GCS’ Dynamic Routing & Rating [...]

Allied Fiber’s CEO to Present at Light Reading’s Packet Optical Transport Expo

By |2011-04-26T15:41:26-05:00April 26th, 2011|Categories: Conferences, Content Delivery, dark fiber, Events, Global Telecommunications, mobile, NGN Online News, Optical Networking, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hunter Newby, Allied Fiber’s CEO, will speak on a panel at Light Reading’s upcoming Packet Optical Transport Expo event May 18 in New York City. Hunter’s panel will be on Packet Optical Transport Services (P-OTS) for LTE and will discuss the role P-OTS plays as mobile operators move to advanced 3G and LTE networks. The session [...]