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CEOs Weigh In on Metro Market Opportunities and Threats on the Kick-off Panel at Metro Connect 2013

By |2013-02-20T15:22:45-05:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Fedor Smith, leading analyst at Atlantic-ACM monitored the kick-off panel at today's Metro Connect 2013.  The topic was mapping the metro market; particularly the opportunities and threats for 2013 and beyond.  Panelists include Kevin Coyne of Fiberlight, Kevin O'Hara of Integra Telecom, Clint Heiden of Sidera Networks and Dan Caruso, Zayo Group. Kevin Coyne kicked [...]

Lightower to Merge with Sidera Networks

By |2012-12-27T19:08:37-05:00December 27th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, c-level, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, content delivery network, Data Center, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, higher education, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Solutions, IP transit, IP-based video, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks and Sidera Networks announce they have signed a definitive agreement for a transaction valued at over $2 billion led by Berkshire Partners, a Boston-based investment firm, and management, to acquire and merge both companies. Current Lightower CEO, Rob Shanahan, will lead the new combined company, which will be called Lightower.The merger is expected to close in the second quarter of [...]

Join Leading Telecom C-levels at the Telecom Exchange CEO Roundtables on June 27th

By |2012-05-03T13:57:15-05:00May 3rd, 2012|Categories: c-level, carrier, channel partners, Chief Marketing, Data Center, data center construction, data network services, Events, fiber, Financial Exchange, global expansion, global number portability, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s a New VP of Marketing for Sidera Networks

By |2012-03-05T09:38:26-05:00March 5th, 2012|Categories: dark fiber, hiring news, network growth, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Happy Monday to all! Today, Sidera Networks introduces its new VP of Marketing to the world – Mr. Joe Cumello. Cumello brings nearly 20 years of telecom and enterprise network marketing experience to the Sidera team. For Sidera Networks, the premier provider of tailored fiber optic-based network solutions, Joe will be responsible for managing all marketing [...]

Live Coverage of Keynote Discussion at Metro Connect USA 2012

By |2012-02-28T17:32:03-05:00February 28th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Broadband, colocation, Conferences, Content Delivery, dark fiber, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Financial, Internet, mobile, network growth, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Kicking off Metro Connect USA 2012 today, Hunter Newby, CEO of Allied Fiber, moderated the Keynote Panel this morning. Top panelists included Bjarni Thorvardarson, CEO of Hibernia Atlantic, Mike Sicoli, CEO of Sidera Networks, Timothy Horan, Managing Director, Communications Services at Oppenheimer & Co., and Paul Hobby, Managing Principal of Genesis Park, LP. The panel focused on financial [...]

Sidera Networks Signs Newest Channel Agent: Interactive Telecom Solutions (ITS)

By |2012-02-01T09:50:19-05:00February 1st, 2012|Categories: carrier, channel partners, partnerships, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sidera Networks today welcomes its newest channel agent, Interactive Telecom Solutions (ITS) to its nicely expanding channel program.  ITS, a master channel agency that represents many of the world’s largest carriers, is now poised to market Sidera Networks’ services to its clients. Why Sidera’s channel program? Well, for starters, it providers resellers such as ITS a [...]

Increasing Technology in Healthcare Networks

By |2012-01-31T09:56:50-05:00January 31st, 2012|Categories: Applications, bandwidth, big data, cloud, Content Delivery, dark fiber, data network services, fiber, healthcare, Internet, Internet Exchange, internet security, internet traffic, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network congestion, Security, Software-as-a-Service, Telecommunications, Telepresence, Virtual Private Network|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Last Wednesday, Sidera Networks and Ciena hosted a webinar about the positive effects technology has on the healthcare industry. Today’s technology is significantly contributing to improvements in patient care – providing greater access to patient records, higher availability of applications and lower mortality rates in highly wired hospitals. The “Building Healthcare Networks that Solve Big Data [...]

Sidera Networks and Ciena Join to Talk Healthcare

By |2012-01-19T08:54:01-05:00January 19th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, big data, healthcare, network congestion, network growth, webinar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

There is no question at all about the positive effects technology has on the healthcare industry. The performance of the advanced technologies used within the healthcare industry is directly related to the capacity and resiliency of a healthcare provider’s network infrastructure. That being said, make it a point to join a community of healthcare providers, hospitals, [...]

Clint Heiden Joins Sidera Networks

By |2011-12-19T16:24:11-05:00December 19th, 2011|Categories: appointments, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, hiring news, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Sidera Networks announces the appointment of Clint Heiden as President. Heiden is responsible for all aspects of Sidera’s revenue generation, including sales, marketing, product management and sales engineering. His entrepreneurial approach to business and twenty plus years of telecom and Internet experience make him the perfect addition to Sidera Networks. Prior to joining Sidera, Heiden served as [...]

Low Latency in Every Industry

By |2011-12-07T13:05:17-05:00December 7th, 2011|Categories: Financial, healthcare, higher education, Low-Latency Network, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , |

Sidera Networks introduces Low Latency in Every Industry, a white paper that examines the importance of low-latency across education, healthcare, media, government and legal fields. In the past low latency was considered solely important to financial services. Today, 88% of IT decision makers across industries cite low latency as one of the most important qualities of [...]

The ‘IT Lifeline:’ The Sidera Network Chosen to Power Acetylon Pharmaceuticals’ Internet Infrastructure

By |2011-12-06T10:33:20-05:00December 6th, 2011|Categories: healthcare, Internet, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Dozens of renowned hospitals within Boston and the surrounding Northeast region depend on the Sidera Network for critical healthcare service needs. To add to the company’s achievements in the healthcare industry, Sidera Networks announced today that it is the chosen network solutions provider for Acetylon Pharmaceuticals, a research and developer of drugs to treat cancer, autoimmune [...]

The Ever-expanding Low-Latency Market

By |2011-12-05T11:41:07-05:00December 5th, 2011|Categories: Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , |

Sidera Networks’ Mary Stanhope, Senior Director of Product and Marketing, discussed the ever expanding low-latency market with Light Reading’s Carol Wilson at this year’s Ethernet Expo. In her interview, Mary explains that while the financial services industry will always be the leader in low latency, the topic has become important to the education, healthcare, and media [...]

Navigate, Network, & Connect- Telecom Business Networking Events

By |2011-12-02T14:54:47-05:00December 2nd, 2011|Categories: colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, JS&A News, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A few weeks back, JSA’s Telecom Exchange event had the honor of co-hosting the customer business eXchange (cnX) in Frankfurt Germany, along with ancotel and DE-CIX.  cnX has a similar event model as compared to our Telecom Exchange in the US; both events are focused on ensuring top quality networking, allowing attendees to pre-schedule meetings with new [...]

Sidera’s Mary Stanhope Talks Hot Technologies

By |2011-12-01T09:46:03-05:00December 1st, 2011|Categories: Financial, Low-Latency Network, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , |

Sidera Networks’ Mary Stanhope, Senior Director of Products and Marketing, discussed hot technologies at the Wall Street Technology Association’s (WSTA) November seminar. The seminar focused on specialized technologies that promise significant advances for the financial industry. What hot technology did Mary choose to discuss? Low latency. In her session, “The Competitive Advantage of Low Latency Connectivity,” [...]

A Perfect Fit: Sidera Networks Expands Xtreme Network to Sentinel’s NJ Data Center, Benefits Fortune 500 Customers in NY/NJ Metro Area

By |2011-11-16T10:54:43-05:00November 16th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

With the growing number of Fortune 500 customers within Sentinel Data Centers’ New Jersey facility (NJ-1), timing could not be more perfect for Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, to expand its network into NJ-1.  As a result of this expansion, Fortune 500 and other Sentinel customers now have access to Sidera’s [...]

Low Latency is HOT: Sidera Networks to Present Its Competitive Advantages at WSTA ‘Hot Technologies’ Seminar

By |2011-11-14T14:48:01-05:00November 14th, 2011|Categories: Financial, high frequency traders, Low-Latency Network, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , |

Sidera Networks is participating in the Wall Street Technology Association’s (WSTA) “Hot Technologies” seminar. The seminar takes place in New York City tomorrow, November 15, and will focus on specialized technologies that promise significant advances for the financial industry. Mary Stanhope, Sidera’s Senior Director of Product and Marketing, is presenting a session titled, “The Competitive Advantage [...]