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Peerless Network Introduces Its Peerless Portal at Channel Partners Conference & Expo

By |2019-04-09T10:37:40-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: Global Telecommunications, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Peerless Network announces its Peerless Portal for the agent community at the Channel Partners Conference & EXPO this week in Las Vegas. The Peerless Portal allows Peerless’ channel partners to tap into processes and products to maximize commissions while providing the highest quality of service to their customers. With the new portal, agents can easily provision [...]

OpenCT to Discuss the Impact of Blockchain in Telecom on iHeartRADIO’s CEO Money Talk Radio Show

By |2018-02-28T16:34:21-04:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

OpenCryptoTrust (OpenCT), a high performance, hybrid blockchain-based platform that enables innovative solutions in telecommunications, announces that its COO, Mayande Walker, will be a guest on today’s episode of iHeartRADIO’s popular CEO Money – America’s Business Show, hosted by Michael Yorba. After numerous successes in the telecom industry, Mr. Walker will discuss the framework behind Blockchain technology [...]

Spreading Holiday Cheer – JSA Gives Back

By |2016-12-22T10:54:56-04:00December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Charity, Community Service, General, JS&A News, jsa blog, JSA Gives Back, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

We’re back at it! During the busy holiday season, JSA is making sure to spread some holiday cheer by giving back to our local communities. Taking part in what is now an annual tradition for me, my Tuesday afternoon was spent wrapping gifts at the Galleria Mall in Fort Lauderdale to support The Heart Gallery of Broward [...]

Cross River’s Voice and Data Solutions Broaden What RCN Agents Have to Sell in Jersey

By |2016-03-16T12:23:15-04:00March 16th, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, business collaboration, business partnership, Cross River Fiber, dark fiber, data, Data Center, enterprise, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, General, Global Telecommunications, SMB, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Cross River Fiber, the New Jersey-based fiber optic and telecommunications solutions provider, has partnered with  RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for data, voice and video, with the goal of broadening the solutions RCN agents can sell in the New Jersey region.  The announcement was well timed as RCN attends the popular Channel Partners event in Las [...]

FirstLight Fiber Adds a Whopping 36,000 Fiber Miles into New York

By |2016-01-26T10:16:59-04:00January 26th, 2016|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, Broadband, business expansion, data center news, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, Internet, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight Fiber has extended its dense fiber network further in New York. This expansion project added 36,000 fiber miles into New York’s Westchester, Rockland and Orange counties, and was constructed in direct response to market and customer demand to expand its offerings closer to New York City.  In fact, the fiber network is designed to be within [...]

And The Data Center Excellence Award Goes to…(drum roll, please)…MRV Communications!

By |2016-01-26T10:09:20-04:00January 26th, 2016|Categories: awards, B2B, business awards, Data Center, data center news, data network services, enterprise, global data center, Global Telecommunications, MRV, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications ™, the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named OptiDriver® as a 2015 Data Center Excellence Award winner, presented by infoTECH Spotlight. The 2015 Data Center Excellence Award recognizes the most innovative and enterprising data center vendors who offer infrastructure or software, servers or [...]

Axiom is Headed to Hawaii to Talk Fiber and Wireless

By |2016-01-07T11:17:15-04:00January 7th, 2016|Categories: Asia Pacific, Axiom Fiber Networks, B2B, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Axiom Fiber Networks announced today CEO, Felipe Alvarez, and SVP of Sales, John Trodden Jr., will be attending the Pacific Telecommunications Council annual conference (PTC'16) taking place January 17-20, 2016 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu. This year’s event focuses on Reimagining Telecoms and is now in its 38th year.  The event will provide delegates [...]

JSA Gives Back During the Holiday Season

By |2015-12-22T08:40:55-04:00December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Community Service, Heart Gallery of Broward County, jsa blog, JSA Gives Back, telecom industry blog|Tags: , , , , |

  During the busy holiday season, JSA made sure to spread some holiday cheer by giving back to our local community. South Florida based JSA-ers Aileen and Terri searched high and low for a volunteer opportunity that was a good fit for the two events team members.  Luckily, they found just the thing…gift wrapping for a [...]

3rd Annual PEG Bandwidth Golf Tournament

By |2015-11-05T08:44:36-04:00November 5th, 2015|Categories: Charity, Events, Fundraiser, jsa blog, JSA Clients, JSA Events, JSA Gives Back, Mighty Oakes Heart Foundation, PEG Bandwidth, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , |

The JSA Events team has been on the road! Shannon Ashe- Law and I were recently in Dallas for the 3rd Annual PEG Bandwidth Golf Tournament to benefit the Mighty Oakes Heart Foundation. JSA has been planning the tournament since its inception and we hold the event very near and dear to our hearts. First, a [...]

#SDN Meets #BigData Next Tuesday for Lunch

By |2015-10-23T16:23:23-04:00October 23rd, 2015|Categories: big data, Big Data connectivity, Global Telecommunications, MRV, SDN, Software Defined Networking, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Where do the technologies of Big Data and SDN intercept? SDN is changing the networking ecosystem by building the intelligent network for big data analytics. Intelligent networks that are highly customizable, scalable and meet the requirements of Big Data on-demand will be the future of networking and business best practices.  Find out next Tuesday from three [...]

MRV’s OptiSwitch® Empowers Lightower Fiber Networks to Streamline Carrier Ethernet Service Deployment

By |2015-10-19T11:18:57-04:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: Application, B2B, business ethernet, business partnership, Lightower, metro ethernet, network equipment, Network Function Virtualization, network growth, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, SDN, Software Defined Networking, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

MRV Communications™, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRVC) (“MRV®”) announced today that Lightower Fiber Networks has expanded its footprint of MRV’s OptiSwitch® Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) service demarcation and first mile aggregation platform. This was done to support an increased number of fiber connections and bandwidth-rich services as Lightower grows its service footprint. Lightower utilizes the OptiSwitch platform at the customer premises for [...]

FirstLight Secures Expanded Line of Credit

By |2015-08-11T09:24:29-04:00August 11th, 2015|Categories: B2B, Broadband, business investment, business partnership, community news, economy, fiber, fiber network, Financial, JSA Clients, Network, network growth, network provider, SMB, Telecom, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider, announced today it has secured an expanded line of credit with its lenders GE Capital, and Webster Bank. The expanded credit line enables FirstLight to expand its fiber network operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England and to take full advantage of robust market demand in [...]

OCG Lights Up 100Gigs Connecting ColoGuard to 325 Hudson

By |2015-05-27T09:11:20-04:00May 27th, 2015|Categories: 100G, Broadband, colocation, Data Center, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The heart of NYC just got more high tech. Optical Communications Group (OCG) announced today it lit a new 100Gig system, linking ColoGuard’s data center at 882 3rd Ave in Brooklyn to 325 Hudson, a carrier-neutral interconnection facility owned by Netrality Properties. Deploying secure last-mile fiber solutions, OCG is owner/operator of over 600 route miles of network [...]

Lightower Acquires Chicago Data Center, ColocationZone

By |2015-03-11T11:05:26-04:00March 11th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, big data, business continuity, business strategy, carrier, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, colocation, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data center news, disaster recovery, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, jsa blog, M&A, meet me room, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Vlog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks announced today that is has acquired ColocationZone – an enterprise-class data center provider in Chicago. ColocationZone is located in the 725 South Wells data center in downtown Chicago, on the South Loop of the city’s Central Business District.  Lightower will also be taking over operations of the Meet Me Room for the entire 725 South [...]

State of Maryland Names Lightower Vendor of Data Telecommunications Services

By |2015-02-11T10:27:54-04:00February 11th, 2015|Categories: B2B, bandwidth, big data, Broadband, broadband infrastructure, business awards, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Government, IT, low latency, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network growth, network operators, network provider, network route, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today that the State of Maryland Department of Information Technology has awarded the company a Data Telecommunications Services Master Contract. The award enables Lightower to offer Ethernet, Wavelengths, DS1, DS3, Flexible Private Line, and Internet to state [...]

Axiom Fiber Networks Officially Launches, Providing Services to Carrier and Enterprise Customers in NYC

By |2015-01-15T09:50:11-04:00January 15th, 2015|Categories: B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, c-level, cable, carrier-neutral, Company Launch, dark fiber, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Low-Latency Network, managed services, network provider, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Axiom Fiber Networks, a telecommunications infrastructure services provider operating in the greater New York City metropolitan region, announced today the official launch of the company. The company, led by telecom industry veteran Felipe J. Alvarez, is set to offer dark fiber services and custom solutions to enterprise and carrier customers in the New York metropolitan area. [...]