Latest Internet backbone Stories

2014-07-19 23:03:12

Indiana Fiber Network (IFN), the leading Indiana statewide Network Service Provider, announced the re-election of IFN’s CEO Kelly Dyer to INDATEL’s Board of Directors. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Indiana Fiber Network (IFN), the leading Indiana statewide Network Service Provider, announced the re-election of IFN’s CEO Kelly Dyer to INDATEL’s Board of Directors. IFN is a charter Member of INDATEL and Dyer has served on the INDATEL Board of Directors since 2011....

2014-07-11 23:01:05

As enterprise networks grow more sophisticated and expand into needs for high bandwidth optical backbone connectivity, enterprises often consider purchasing dark fiber. If your company is at this point, there are a few important things you should keep in mind. atlanta ga (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 By now, there's almost no doubt that Dark Fiber provider in Atlanta (http://metrofiberethernet.net/) will be the wave of the future. There are simply too many advantages over the old, familiar...

2014-07-09 23:01:26

Computer networks form the backbone of human communication and the transmission of information from one computer to the other. Multiprotocol Label Switching – Atlanta Global MPLS Network Provider is the newest entry into this kind of technology, and is now available to Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Technological innovations influence many aspects of human life. Among the greatest technological innovations of today are computers. They have taken over the way people...

2014-06-27 23:02:35

New research report “Africa - Internet and Fixed Broadband Market” drawn up by BuddeComm is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 During the past several years, Africa’s internet connectivity has been considerably improved by way of reducing internet access pricing, introducing novel international submarine cable links connections between African costs, and enhancing international connectivity. Terrestrial links gave a great possibility for...

2014-05-20 12:38:34

Purpose-built facility to be lit and customer-ready by end of month GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- US Signal, a leading Midwest provider of enterprise-level network services and cloud hosting, announced today that GR East, West Michigan's first-ever purpose-built data center, is nearly ready for customers with the latest installation of surveillance, biometric access and power protection. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140520/89414 "We're meeting and...

2014-05-20 08:41:37

Site houses region's first multitenant LEED-certified Tier III-constructed data center, serves growing colocation, cloud and managed hosting needs of businesses MONROE, La., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced the opening of a new data center in Minneapolis-St. Paul. The new data center is designed to serve the region's growing demand for colocation, cloud, managed hosting and network services....

2014-05-15 12:44:49

Company's Fiber Investment in the City Alone Surpasses $3 Billion; Meeting Goals on Fiber Deployment in City NEW YORK, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon has installed almost 89 million feet, or nearly 17,000 miles, of fiber optic infrastructure in New York City, enough to stretch over six trips between New York and Los Angeles. The company's fiber infrastructure in the city includes facilities for interoffice and backbone network equipment, specialized fiber for large...

2014-05-14 08:38:38

Telx Enables DE-CIX's Internet Exchange in New York to Support Larger Customer Base NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, data center solutions and cloud enablement services, today announced the expansion of DE-CIX New York's Internet exchange services to two of its six New York City metro data centers, NYC1 and NYC2. DE-CIX will offer Internet Service Providers (ISPs), carriers and other Telx customers additional opportunities for...

2014-05-12 00:22:13

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telstra Global has established a new Network-to-Network Interconnection (NNI) agreement with GTS, a leading Central and Eastern European telecommunications solutions and data center services provider, increasing Telstra's footprint in Europe and providing greater connectivity and redundancy options for businesses in the region. Bernadette Noujaim Baldwin, Telstra Global's Head of Connectivity and Platforms Portfolio, said GTS' 27...

Level 3 Calls Out ISPs For 'Deliberately Slowing' Broadband Speeds
2014-05-06 15:03:09

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday Internet backbone provider Level 3 called out a number of Internet Service Providers (ISP), which may include Comcast - accusing them of slowing net speeds. This is just the latest in a widely publicized "spat" that has been going on between the backbone provider and several large ISPs. According to Level 3, which is one of a few companies that helps move traffic around the Internet, some ISPs are not willing to spend money...

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