Tech Valley Communications

Mission Complete: FirstLight Fiber Now Ethernet-Certified with all Major US Wireless Carriers

By |2013-09-24T09:26:39-04:00September 24th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, carrier, carrier ethernet, Certification, Ethernet, fiber, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Video On Demand, video streaming, voice, wireless, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber (formerly known as Tech Valley Communications), a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, has successfully completed Ethernet certification with a major U.S. based wireless carrier. Under the terms of the agreement, FirstLight will provide wholesale backbone infrastructure and Ethernet-based, cell [...]

Tech Valley Communications Adopts Name of Network; Company Now FirstLight Fiber

By |2013-09-23T12:41:54-04:00September 23rd, 2013|Categories: colocation, Company Launch, company rebrand, economy, enterprise, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Internet, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In big company rebrand news today, FirstLight Fiber (formerly known as Tech Valley Communications), announced today the formal rebranding of Tech Valley Communications to FirstLight Fiber. Adopting the name it used for its fiber optic network, this announcement reflects the ongoing geographic expansion of FirstLight and its enhanced set of capabilities, which include Data, Internet Access, [...]

Cool Neighbor: Tech Valley Communications Provides Internet Access to Sold-Out Farm Aid Concert/Food Festival

By |2013-09-19T10:45:58-04:00September 19th, 2013|Categories: business partnership, community news, Ethernet, fiber, Internet, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

This Saturday in Saratoga Springs, Farm Aid’s annual benefit concert will take place at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) – and Tech Valley Communications (TVC), a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, has generously donated a 100 Mbps. Internet connection for [...]

Tech Valley Communications Heads to New Hampshire’s Largest B2B Expo

By |2013-09-04T11:57:15-04:00September 4th, 2013|Categories: B2B, Conferences, economy, enterprise, Events, fiber, fiber optics, Technology, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Tri-City Expo is heralded as New Hampshire’s largest business to business expo, and Tech Valley Communications team will be there to network! The event takes place on Sept. 26, 2013 in Manchester, New Hampshire. In its 25th year, the Tri-City Expo is the premiere networking event in central New Hampshire hosted by a partnership between [...]

Tech Valley Communications’ CEO and CNO Headed to COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2013

By |2013-08-27T10:39:38-04:00August 27th, 2013|Categories: c-level, carrier, Conferences, M&A, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

September is near, and many companies in our industry are gearing up for COMPTEL! Tech Valley Communications (TVC)’s CEO, Kevin O’Connor , and CNO, James Capuano, will serve as panelists for COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2013 Convention & EXPO. The fall event takes place Monday, September 23 through Thursday, September 26 at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando, [...]

Tech Valley Communications is on a Roll! TVC Earns its 9th Consecutive NYSPSC Excellent Service Commendation

By |2013-08-15T08:41:47-04:00August 15th, 2013|Categories: awards, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Tech Valley Communications (TVC) has earned the New York State Public Service Commission’s (NYSPSC) Excellent Service Commendation for the 9th consecutive year for the exceptional level of service provided by TVC and its employees in 2012. TVC has been the recipient of NYSPSC’s prestigious distinction every year since 2004 for its high quality service and ability [...]

Check Out JSA’s 32nd TNT Video Newsletter Issue

By |2013-08-07T10:27:59-04:00August 7th, 2013|Categories: JS&A News, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

JSA‘s 32nd Issue of Telecom News & Trends (TNT) has been released.  This month’s featured news includes highlights from 325 Hudson, Allied Fiber, Alteva, DE-CIX, i3Solutions Group, Hibernia Networks, Optelian, PeakColo, Tech Valley Communications, Telehouse, TNCI, United Fiber & Data and more. In addition to our featured highlight, view our Telecom Exchange round-up, including our photo slideshow, JSA TV interviews, CEO Roundtable videos and directory download.  In this issue of TNT, you [...]

It’s Official – TelJet Longhaul is Now Tech Valley Communications

By |2013-07-01T10:32:36-04:00July 1st, 2013|Categories: business acquisition, carrier, carrier ethernet, colocation, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, network growth, network provider, network route, rural areas, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Completed acquisition creates one of the largest and most dense fiber-based networks throughout Upstate New York and Northern New England As of today, Tech Valley Communications (TVC) now operates one of the largest and most dense fiber networks in Upstate New York, Northern New England and into Canada, totaling more than 190,000 fiber miles and nearly [...]

10 GIGS IN 10 DAYS

By |2013-06-26T15:31:04-04:00June 26th, 2013|Categories: carrier, carrier ethernet, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Internet, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Tech Valley Communications’ leading initiative enables quick, efficient response to customer demand for high capacity Ethernet and Wavelength services We all know the value of speed and efficiency in today’s business world. Today, Tech Valley Communications (TVC), a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, [...]

Robert Cochran Joins Tech Valley Communications as New Senior Director of Sales Engineering

By |2013-06-20T10:24:03-04:00June 20th, 2013|Categories: appointments, carrier, enterprise, fiber, hiring news|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

More exciting hiring news for Tech Valley Communications (TVC)! The facilities based telecommunications service provider operating networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England has appointed Robert “Bob” Cochran as Senior Director of Sales Engineering, effective immediately. Mr. Cochran comes to TVC with a solid 15 years of experience in Sales Engineering and Network Design [...]

Tech Valley Communications Team Expands Again

By |2013-05-21T09:57:41-04:00May 21st, 2013|Categories: appointments, Broadband, data network services, economy, fiber, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, hiring news, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

 TVC Appoints Senior Director of Marketing and Product Management, a Newly Created Role that Supports the Company’s Next Phase of Growth  Congratulations to Tech Valley Communications (TVC), a facilities based telecommunications service provider operating networks in New York and Northern New England. The company today announced the appointment of Maura Mahoney as Senior Director of Marketing [...]

It’s a Deal: Tech Valley Communications Agrees to Acquire TelJet Longhaul, LLC Assets

By |2013-04-02T15:36:09-04:00April 2nd, 2013|Categories: business acquisition, business partnership, business strategy, c-level, dark fiber, fiber, Fiber to the X, network growth, network route, rural areas, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

In exciting news today, Tech Valley Communications (TVC), a portfolio company of Riverside Partners, announced that it has signed a definitive Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Vermont-based TelJet Longhaul, LLC, including TelJet’s fiber network and colocation facility. This is great news for Upstate New York and Northern New England, as [...]

Meet JSA and Our Clients at COMPTEL PLUS

By |2013-03-07T22:50:36-05:00March 7th, 2013|Categories: JS&A News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

        JSA is the premier marketing, public relations and event planning firm serving the telecom industry. Since our inception in January 2005, we have continued to offer industry-recognized, full service communications with measurable ROI to hundreds of leading telecom companies (see partial list below). Our proven team of professionals (with over 110 collective years [...]

New Hire Alert: Tech Valley Communications Appoints James Capuano to Senior Vice President, Chief of Network Operations

By |2013-03-05T15:26:50-05:00March 5th, 2013|Categories: appointments, c-level, fiber, fiber optics, hiring news, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Reporting on the positive growth of a company, (especially a JSA client), is always a great way to start the day in this industry. Just a short while ago today, Tech Valley Communications Corporation, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating networks in New York and Northern New England, announced the appointment of James “Jim” Capuano to [...]