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eStruxture Acquires Shaw Communications’ Calgary Data Center

By |2019-08-02T22:34:02-04:00August 2nd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  eStruxture Now Becomes the Largest Carrier-Neutral Data Center Provider in Calgary First Montreal and Vancouver. Now, on to the rest of Canada. That’s the upbeat sentiment currently being projected by eStruxture Data Centers, a leading Canadian provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data center solutions. In fact, just yesterday, the company announced the purchase of the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Meet ViaWest’s Tamara Prazak – CRN’s Women of the Channel Winner

By |2015-06-02T13:13:45-04:00June 2nd, 2015|Categories: colocation, Data Center, technology award, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Congratulations to ViaWest’s Tamara Prazak who was awarded CRN’s 2015 Women of the Channel Award. Paving the way for channel success at ViaWest, Tamara’s diligence and many accomplishments earned her this award. CRN’s "Women Of The Channel” is a special recognition of those female channel executives who have risen in the ranks of their organizations. These [...]

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 [...]

BCS Global Acquires U.S.-based Video Guidance to Boost Global Cloud Services

By |2014-12-10T12:01:30-04:00December 10th, 2014|Categories: Acquisition, applications services, business acquisition, business collaboration, business partnership, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, community news, Global Telecommunications, IT, JSA Clients, office solutions, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now, Telemental, Telepresence, Video, Video Conferencing, Video On Demand|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

London-based BCS Global Networks Ltd., announced today that it has acquired Video Guidance, one of America’s premier video conferencing companies.  The new company combines the sales and operations of two highly regarded leaders in visual communications, creating a formidable global enterprise that links BCS Global’s capabilities in Europe, Canada and Asia with Video Guidance’s in North [...]

The Pinnacle Group Selects Peak’s Cloud Infrastructure to Power Its Managed Service Offerings Across the United States

By |2014-04-22T12:12:27-04:00April 22nd, 2014|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, disaster recovery, JS&A News, JSA Clients, managed services, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, VARs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak® (formerly PeakColo) announces that The Pinnacle Group® selects Peak’s cloud platform to power all of its managed service offerings for medium-sized businesses across the United States. The Pinnacle Group understands that the cloud serves as the foundational element for its high-end storage and infrastructure services and chooses Peak as its long-term cloud partner. The Pinnacle [...]

tw telecom Manhattan's Bianco to Talk Network Connectivity at NYC Real Estate Tech Forum

By |2014-04-02T09:49:53-04:00April 2nd, 2014|Categories: Broadband, c-level, commercial real estate, Commercial Real Estate Technology, fiber, fiber network, Internet, JSA Clients, Optical Networking, Technology, Telecom, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

tw telecom, announced today that its Manhattan Vice President and General Manager, Robert Bianco will speak at the Real Estate Tech Forum on the feature panel, “Connecting Tomorrow’s Tenants: The State of Technology in CRE.”  The highly anticipated event, sponsored by ReedSmith, LLP, will take place on Thursday, Apr. 10 at ReedSmith’s office at 599 Lexington Avenue in New York City. The Real Estate [...]

DCProfessional Development Training Now Available in Select North American Markets

By |2014-03-28T10:59:36-04:00March 28th, 2014|Categories: B2B, colocation, community news, Data Center, data center news, DatacenterDynamics, Global Telecommunications, higher education, technology trends, Telecom, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The multi-disciplinary nature of data center design and management, and rapid advances in supporting infrastructure technology, requires that even experienced professionals continually improve and expand their skill sets. With the modernization and increased complexity of data center operations, the availability of DCPRO courses provides organizations and individuals in North American markets with access to critical learning when the [...]

DCProfessional Development Partners with New York Institute of Technology for Mission Critical Online Learning

By |2014-03-20T10:42:04-04:00March 20th, 2014|Categories: B2B, business partnership, Data Center, data center news, DatacenterDynamics, Global Telecommunications, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

 DCProfessional Development (DCPro), announced today its partnership with New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) for its sixteen-part Certificate of Mission Critical Infrastructure online learning course. The first-of-its-kind online foundation course is developed specifically for engineers looking to learn everything from basic concepts to highly focused facilities management methods under DCPro’s recognized industry educators. The noncredit-bearing courses will [...]

Join tw telecom, Vertical Systems Group for “Networks That Work Smarter: The Intelligent Network” Webinar on October 23

By |2012-10-22T17:40:49-04:00October 22nd, 2012|Categories: carrier, cloud, cloud computing, enterprise, Events, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, webinar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

How’s your morning schedule looking tomorrow? Consider making room to attend the much-anticipated joint two-part free webinar series, Networks That Work Smarter: The Intelligent Network. The series is offered by tw telecom, a leading Business Ethernet provider for enterprises in NYC and throughout the U.S.; and Vertical Systems Group, a leading industry analyst firm.   The free [...]

Raising the Sails: tw telecom’s CEO on Innovation Driving Opportunity

By |2012-10-09T14:21:32-04:00October 9th, 2012|Categories: Conferences, economy, enterprise, JS&A News, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

TNN is reporting on the road from Dallas, TX at COMPTEL Fall 2012.    COMPTEL’s bi-annual conference is in full swing today where everything is truly bigger at the Gaylord Texan in Dallas. tw telecom CEO, Larissa Herda gave a powerful keynote address on the benefits of competition and innovation in today’s world.   According to Larissa, [...]

By |2010-05-12T21:54:55-04:00May 12th, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Attention TNN readers: we are excited to work with Meet The Boss TV to bring you this interview of Christopher Dean, Chief Strategy Officer of Skype. IN 2005, Skype was acquired by eBay for $2.5 billion. In 2009, it was sold for less. Between that time, millions of people and businesses used Skype for free video [...]

Meet The Boss TV Sits Down With Christopher Dean, CSO of Skype

By |2010-05-12T21:52:03-04:00May 12th, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Attention TNN readers: we are excited to work with Meet The Boss TV to bring you this interview of Christopher Dean, Chief Strategy Officer of Skype. IN 2005, Skype was acquired by eBay for $2.5 billion. In 2009, it was sold for less. Between that time, millions of people and businesses used Skype for free video [...]

African Telecoms to Rival Middle East

By |2010-03-23T15:03:14-04:00March 23rd, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

$18bn African Investment – but can the Middle East take the call? Since 2001, Investment into the African telecommunications sector has hit $18bn, however Africa has missed many opportunities to deploy cable infrastructure to the same extent as its competitive continents such as the Middle East and Asia. Nevertheless leading authorities understand that such an infrastructure [...]