rural broadband

Municipal Win for FirstLight – Town of Bennington, VT Selects FirstLight’s Fiber Optic Internet

By |2019-03-20T17:05:30-04:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: fiber, fiber network, fiber network, fiber optics, Government, Internet, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , |

The Town of Bennington, Vermont, has selected FirstLight to provide fiber optic Internet connectivity to the town office and its various satellite offices, as well as provide a managed firewall solution. The fourth largest town of Vermont, Bennington is well known for the Battle of Bennington, which took place during the Revolutionary War. For municipal staff, [...]

 Southern Telecom’s 270 Peachtree Street Colo Facility is GigSouth’s New Network Hub

By |2019-03-19T11:21:02-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Broadband, colocation, customer win, dark fiber, Data Center, data center news, disaster recovery, interconnection, network route, rural areas, Rural Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , |

In Follow Up to Recent Partnership, Southern Telecom’s Atlanta Colocation Facility offers GigSouth Data Storage and Backup, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery   GigSouth has selected Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI)’s colocation services via the company’s 270 Peachtree Street facility in Atlanta. In support of rural development, the 270 Peachtree data center will serve as GigSouth’s hub, [...]

Southern Telecom to Expand Rural Broadband Network for GigSouth

By |2018-12-18T10:56:57-04:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: 100G, Broadband, business partnership, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, Internet, network provider, network upgrade, rural areas, Rural Telecom, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom’s metro dark fiber service enables GigSouth to grow its network and increase broadband access to rural communities in Atlanta region  Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, has partnered with GigSouth, a full service, carrier-neutral fiber provider and engineering consultant for rural broadband development headquartered in Atlanta.  GigSouth has entered a leasing [...]

Next Up for Our Virtual Roundtable Series – Intelligent Data Centers

By |2015-05-15T14:46:51-04:00May 15th, 2015|Categories: data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data network services, Events, JS&A News, JSA Clients, JSA Events, JSA TV, Technology, technology trends, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom video, Telecommunications, Video Conferencing, Video On Demand, video streaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The next installment of the JSA TV CEO Virtual Roundtable series, ‘Intelligent Data Centers,’ will be webcasted live on Monday, May 18th at 11 AM EDT. Featuring panelists Timothy Kiser, Owner and Founder of Colo Atl; Luke Norris, CEO and Founder of Faction; and Todd Raymond, CEO & Managing Director of fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547).   [...]

Zayo Completes Acquisition of Arialink

By |2012-05-01T07:09:18-04:00May 1st, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, interconnection, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Just shortly after announcing its plans to acquire Arialink, Zayo has completed the purchase transaction. The acquisition adds 930 new route miles to the Zayo network, including 400 miles of dense metro networks in Lansing and Ann Arbor, Michigan. With an extensive network in Michigan, Arialink complements Zayo’s national footprint. The network will provide Ethernet, dark [...]