Telecom News & Trends (TNT)

BSO Announces Plans to Build Financial Cloud For Growing FX Markets Worldwide

By |2016-06-29T11:30:43-04:00June 29th, 2016|Categories: architecture, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Big Data connectivity, BSO, cloud, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Cloud Storage, Data Center, enterprise, Financial, Financial Exchange, HFT, high frequency traders, High Frequency Trading, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network operators, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

BSO announced today that the company is adding Financial Cloud to its service portfolio to provide a unique and fully-integrated low latency network and cloud offering specifically engineered for the global financial community. This build will include the key FX marketplaces of London, New York and Tokyo with a presence in Equinix LD4, NY4 and TY3. The project [...]

#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 [...]

Lightower Closes Merger and Doubles its Network Reach

By |2015-08-13T09:38:06-04:00August 13th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business acquisition, community news, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, data network services, fiber, fiber network, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network growth, network route, network upgrade, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lightower Fiber Networks announced today the closing of its $1.9 billion merger with Fibertech Networks. The merger further solidifies the company's leadership role in the U.S. fiber-networking market. The combined company will operate under the Lightower brand and serve customers across a service footprint roughly double the size of each independent company. Lightower's new network offers more than 30,000 route [...]

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 [...]

NGN Acquires ABT and Improves Connectivity for the North Georgia Region

By |2015-08-04T16:11:28-04:00August 4th, 2015|Categories: Acquisition, B2B, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, business acquisition, carrier, colocation, Connectivity, Design, economy, education, Effective Business Solutions, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, Fiber to the X, Internet, Internet Service Providers, jsa blog, JSA Clients, low latency, Low-Latency Network, network operators, network provider, Network Solutions, network upgrade, NGN Online News, rural areas, SMB, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Wholesale Carrier, wireless boardband, wireless broadband technology, wireless broadband telecommunications networks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NGN Connect announced today that it has acquired Appalachian Broadband Technologies (ABT), a locally owned wireless Internet service provider located in Cleveland, Georgia. This acquisition allows NGN Connect to expand its service area by utilizing ABT’s wireless infrastructure to effectively deploy high speed broadband to areas that are otherwise underserved by fiber optic service. “We are very excited [...]

What the “H” is “Growth Hacking”?

By |2015-03-26T12:36:32-04:00March 26th, 2015|Categories: B2B, best practices, Blogs, Brand Marketing, business strategy, growth hacking, Marketer, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), Telecommunications, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

“Growth hacking” is one of the most talked-about terms in my household, being married to a technology startup entrepreneur. For the longest time I assumed I would need to know how to code to be able to access or implement growth hacking fundamentals and techniques. Then I took a closer look online to define “growth hacking” [...]

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 [...]

FirstLight Installs PoP at 325 Hudson

By |2015-01-13T10:24:37-04:00January 13th, 2015|Categories: B2B, business partnership, carrier, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, colocation, community news, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, JSA Clients, meet me room, Network, network growth, network provider, Point of Presence, SMB, Telecom, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

325 Hudson, the rising Carrier Hotel and Meet Me Room in New York  City, welcomes FirstLight Fiber, the facilities-based  telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern  New England,  to its growing customer  list. 325 Hudson will  serve as FirstLight’s primary Point of Presence (PoP) in New York City, allowing  carrier and enterprises full access [...]