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Southern Telecom to Expand Rural Broadband Network for GigSouth

By |2018-12-18T10:56:57-05:00December 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 [...]

Georgia System Operations Corporation Selects Southern Telecom for Dark Fiber

By |2018-04-30T13:32:35-05:00April 30th, 2018|Categories: customer win, dark fiber, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Georgia System Operations Corporation (GSOC) has entered a leasing agreement for dark fiber on Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI)’s Atlanta central business district fiber ring. GSOC's control centers operate 24/7 to manage the delivery of electricity across the state. To ensure 24/7 operations, in 2005 GSOC’s backup control center, located about 25 miles from its headquarter [...]

Southern Telecom Turns 20 This Month

By |2018-02-06T13:44:02-05:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Dark fiber company celebrates 20 years of providing long-haul and metropolitan dark fiber throughout the southeast US  This month marks the 20th anniversary of Southern Telecom, Inc. Celebrating two decades of wholesale dark fiber industry presence and expertise, Southern Telecom offers wireline broadband infrastructure supported by one of the largest investor-owned energy utilities in North America, [...]

Southern Telecom to Expand Fiber Routes throughout Southeastern US

By |2017-10-16T13:09:00-05:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: colocation, fiber, fiber network, network provider, network route, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Existing cables will be replaced with new underground fiber featuring increased capacity, higher fiber counts and state-of-the-art technology to enable more flexibility for STI’s current and future customers. STI presently has 1,500 route miles installed in the Southeast. Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI), a subsidiary of Southern Company, announces new underground fiber routes and colocation [...]

Southern Telecom Completes Key Installation in Colo Atl’s Downtown Atlanta Facility

By |2015-08-06T12:50:12-05:00August 6th, 2015|Categories: carrier, carrier-neutral, colocation, Communications Management, Data Center, data center news, fiber, global data center, Global Telecommunications, jsa blog, meet me room, network operators, Southeast Network Access Point, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom, a subsidiary of Southern Company, today announced it has completed a 528-count fiber installation in Colo Atl’s carrier-neutral co-location facility at the 55 Marietta Street building in downtown Atlanta. This installation will deliver significant dark fiber connectivity for current and future Colo Atl customers inside and outside of the facility. “Colo Atl’s downtown Atlanta [...]