Storage

Lightower Expands Its All-Fiber Connectivity Services to Amazon Web Services

By |2014-12-08T12:43:36-04:00December 8th, 2014|Categories: applications services, business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Connectivity, Content Delivery, dark fiber, Data Center, Ethernet, fiber, IT, JSA Clients, Lightower, partnerships, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, first announced Direct Connect services with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in late 2013. But the company hasn't stopped there. Lightower just announced it has broadened its direct connectivity options to AWS' cloud computing platform. With speeds now ranging from [...]

Lightower to Discuss High-Performance, All-Fiber Government Networking Solutions at New Jersey Digital Government Summit

By |2014-05-19T12:05:17-04:00May 19th, 2014|Categories: 100G, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Government, Internet, JSA Clients, Lightower, low latency, Network, network provider, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced its participation at the upcoming New Jersey Digital Government Summit to be held at the Lafayette Yard Hotel and Conference Center in Trenton, NJ, May 20-21. The event is designed to share best practices and spur [...]

Lightower Excels at High-Performance, All-Fiber Networking Solutions for Education

By |2014-03-20T10:44:22-04:00March 20th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, dark fiber, Data Center Connectivity, education, Ethernet, Events, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, higher education, Internet, lit fiber, Low-Latency Network, Network, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The “Internet of Things threatens to generate massive amounts of input data from sources that are globally distributed,” confirms Fabrizio Biscotti, research director at Gartner. And given the coming volumes of data, Biscotti continues that comprehensive backups “will present potentially insoluble governance issues, such as network bandwidth and remote storage bandwidth, and capacity to back up [...]

ViaWest Offers Partner Webinar Discussing Colocation as the Gateway to Cloud

By |2013-10-21T11:27:13-04:00October 21st, 2013|Categories: business strategy, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Events, hosting, managed services, partnerships, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center, Tier IV data center, training courses, web hosting, webinar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Colocation is the simplest access point to the cloud, but do your customers know that?  As part of its new Partner Connect program, ViaWest will offer a webinar, Colocation – Your Gateway to the Cloud, where agents, systems integrators, VARs and brokers can learn how to more effectively leverage colocation as a stepping stone to the [...]

PeakColo Honored by NetApp at its Annual Innovation Awards

By |2013-06-13T10:05:50-04:00June 13th, 2013|Categories: awards, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, Tech Awards, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, VMware|Tags: , , , , , , |

PeakColo has been selected as a finalist for NetApp’s Annual Innovation Awards. The Innovation Awards honor select NetApp customers who unleash the power of IT to accelerate business. PeakColo is a finalist in the Go Beyond category, which highlights customers with an eye on cloud service innovations that challenge the status quo. PeakColo’s Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud solution [...]

PeakColo Launches New Storage Offering Addressing Petabyte-Scale Amounts of Data

By |2013-04-16T09:10:01-04:00April 16th, 2013|Categories: Applications, big data, business partnership, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

PeakColo announces the launch of Mountain-Moving Storage, a white-label object oriented storage as a service offering.  Peak’s Mountain-Moving Storage enables value-added resellers, agents and service providers with an effective way to manage petabyte-scale amounts of data for their clients. Based on NetApp’s Distributed Content Repository Solution, Mountain-Moving Storage offers multiple solutions for managing massive data repositories including [...]

ViaWest and SolidFire Partner on High-Performance SSD Storage

By |2012-11-08T14:54:41-04:00November 8th, 2012|Categories: big data, business partnership, business strategy, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data network services, enterprise, Green Companies, hosting, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, managed services, partnerships, Servers, Software-as-a-Service, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center, VMware, web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest today extended its cloud and storage portfolios via a partnership with SolidFire, a high-performance storage expert. Using the ViaWest KINECTed Cloud™ platform, the SolidFire storage portfolio allows even the most demanding workloads to run in the cloud. SolidFire features Solid State Drive (SSD) technology, which uses integrated circuit assemblies as memory to store data, unlike [...]

SympIT Chooses ViaWest’s Cloud Computing Solution

By |2012-09-05T13:15:33-04:00September 5th, 2012|Categories: big data, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data network services, Green Companies, hosting, managed services, Servers, social media, tier 3 data center, Virtualization, Web 2.0, web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest has a new cloud customer – SympIT, a social peering, collaboration and referral site for the information technology industry. The SympIT platform interconnects existing communities of buyers, sellers and users of technology hardware, software and services. To deliver the best user experience on its site, SympIT needed high availability and high performance. The company chose [...]

ViaWest Has New Channel Partner in San Francisco Bay Area

By |2012-07-24T13:18:26-04:00July 24th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, business partnership, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, Data Center, data network services, enterprise, Green Companies, managed services, partnerships, tier 3 data center, web hosting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest today announced Bridgepointe Technologies as a new strategic channel partner in the San Francisco Bay area. Bridgepointe sells high-quality data, voice, hosting and managed services to enterprise customers, many of whom are Fortune 1000 companies. ViaWest and Bridgepointe have been working together for several months and have jointly won a number of customers. In expanding [...]

VIAWEST INTRODUCES BIG DATA AND IT INFIRMITY INFOGRAPHICS

By |2012-07-12T19:21:27-04:00July 12th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, c-level, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, Data Center, data center expansion, data network services, enterprise, General, Green Companies, hiring news, hosting, iPad, managed services, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest today released two new infographics. The first, focused on Big Data, shows the latest statistics on how fast data is being created today, including the implications of how big data will affect data storage and business processes in the future. One key nugget from the infographic confirms that each day, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data [...]