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Lightower Closes Merger with Sidera Networks

By |2013-04-11T08:57:42-04:00April 11th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, Data Center, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber optics, Financial Exchange, General, Government, healthcare, high frequency traders, higher education, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, network provider, network route, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Telecom, Telecommunications, WDM, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Forming one of the largest pure-play fiber providers in the U.S. networking market, Lightower Fiber Networks announced today that it has closed the merger with Sidera Networks that was first announced on December 27, 2012. Effective today, the new company operates under the Lightower brand. The merged company delivers a more broad, dense and unique fiber-optic [...]

Second Panel at Metro Connect 2013 Explores Financial and Strategic Analysis of M&A and Consolidation

By |2013-02-20T17:41:39-04:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Bjarni Thorvardarson, CEO of Hibernia Networks, kicked off the second panel discussion today at Metro Connect 2013.  The topic of the panel was Financial and Strategy Analysis of M&A and Consolidation in 2013 and Predictions for 2013.  Bjarni was joined on the panel by Gillis Cashman of M/C Partners, George Morgan of Ridgemont Equity Partners, and Steven Soraparu of [...]

Lightower to Merge with Sidera Networks

By |2012-12-27T19:08:37-04:00December 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 [...]

Telecom for Charity Joins Efforts to Help Those Affected by Hurricane Sandy

By |2012-11-07T17:44:01-04:00November 7th, 2012|Categories: JS&A News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Help others affected by Hurricane Sandy with your everyday business class telecommunication service needs. ‘Telecom for Charity’  can save you money and help others in need in tandem….JUST for talking to us about any business telecom opportunity we will donate $100 on your behalf to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation …if we can earn any of [...]

Thank you to the Premium Sponsors of Telecom Exchange 2012

By |2012-06-14T11:54:26-04:00June 14th, 2012|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

With just a two weeks to go before the  premier networking event, we would like to thank our premium sponsors of Telecom Exchange 2012. Telecom Exchange is taking place on June 27 at Cipriani Wall Street, click here to register. For more information visit, www.thetelecomexchange.com. Gold Sponsor- Allied Fiber  Allied Fiber is the first carrier-neutral colocation and dark [...]

Join Sidera Networks at Metro Connect 2012

By |2012-02-14T13:52:30-04:00February 14th, 2012|Categories: Conferences, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Events, fiber, Financial, Financial Exchange, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Internet Exchange, Low-Latency Network, managed services, Meetings, Metro Ethernet Exchange, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Sidera Networks is excited to participate at Capacity Metro Connect USA 2012, taking place February 28-29 in Miami, Florida. Join Sidera as CEO, Mike Sicoli participates on the Executive Keynote Panel “Financial and Strategic Predictions for the M&A Landscape in 2012” on Tuesday, February 28th at 9:45 a.m. Clint Heiden, president of Sidera Networks, will moderate the [...]

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

By |2012-02-01T09:50:19-04:00February 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 [...]

Sidera Networks and Allied Fiber Announce Strategic Network Partnership

By |2011-05-19T08:58:04-04:00May 19th, 2011|Categories: Broadband, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Global Telecommunications, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announces it has partnered with Allied Fiber to access Allied Fiber’s dark fiber network in New Jersey and Virginia. Through this partnership, client’s can leverage Sidera’s Xtreme Network within New Jersey. Allied Fiber’s dark fiber network in Virginia will offer Sidera the ability to create a [...]

In First Month of Event Promotion, Telecom Exchange Already Attracts Over 35 Sponsors and 45 Exhibitors

By |2011-04-19T11:44:08-04:00April 19th, 2011|Categories: colocation, Conferences, Data Center, data center construction, data network services, disaster recovery, Events, Global Telecommunications, IP Exchange, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Jaymie Scotto & Associates is proud to announce an overwhelming early support of its industry networking event, the Telecom Exchange.  The networking event, to be held on June 29th, 2011 at Cipriani Wall Street, NYC, has already attracted well over 35 sponsors and 45 exhibiting companies to participate, including colo providers, data center providers and local [...]

The Telecom Exchange – The People Behind the Networks

By |2011-03-28T20:36:53-04:00March 28th, 2011|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |