Lightower Named Authorized Vendor for Data Network Services in Rhode Island

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today that it has been named an authorized vendor to the State of Rhode Island Department of Administration for Telecommunications Services. The award enables Lightower to offer Ethernet, Wavelengths, SONET , Dark Fiber, Internet and Colocation solutions to Rhode Island state, local state and quasi-state agencies. Eligible entities to these services also include public schools, colleges, universities and all cities and towns. Lightower already provides coverage to over 150 service locations throughout Rhode Island. “Lightower has a long history of providing value-adding networking solutions to state and local governments,” commented Rob Shanahan, CEO of … Continue reading

“The Queen of YouTube” Headlines bBooth Opening at Westfield’s Culver City Mall

bBooth, Inc. marks the opening of its newest location at Westfield’s Culver City Mall with a special guest, social celebrity and American comedian GloZell.  “The Queen of YouTube” currently has over 3.2 million subscribers on her YouTube page, with more than 500 million total views. The ‘Meet & Greet’ event will take place at bBooth outside Macy’s on the 2nd floor of Westfield’s Culver City Mall, located at 6000 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, California from 6pm to 7:30pm on Thursday, November 20, 2014.  Free and open to the public, guests are asked to bring a new and unwrapped toy for … Continue reading

GlobeNet Extends its Network in Colombia

Screen shot 2014-11-18 at 2.25.01 PM GlobeNet announces a new national ring connecting its key PoPs in Barranquilla, Bogotá and Cúcuta. The ring, an extension of GlobeNet’s dual-ring protected submarine cable network spanning more than 23,500 kilometers, increases the availability of international services in Colombian territory via its mesh network.    GlobeNet is the only provider to offer a new diverse, secure ring into Colombia. Colombian customers can now tap into the ultra fast, secure route between Wall Street, New York and Bovespa in São Paulo, Brazil via interconnection in Bogotá.   GlobeNet offers the only route to and from Colombia with services via the Eastern seaboard. … Continue reading

bBooth, Inc. Closes on Acquisition and Begins National Roll-out

bBooth, Inc. announced that on October 16, 2014, it successfully completed the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares of bBooth (USA), Inc. (formerly bBooth, Inc.), a private Nevada corporation (“bBooth”), in accordance with a share exchange agreement dated August 11, 2014.  bBooth is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company and their trading symbol changed to BBTH on November 14, 2014. The Talent Discovery Company, bBooth is ‘Bringing Hollywood To Your Hometown’ through a nationwide talent discovery platform consisting of kiosk-sized, family-friendly, professional quality, audio-video recording studios.  The booth will be deployed in high-traffic common areas of … Continue reading

Lightower Dramatically Expands All-Fiber Network in Mid-Atlantic

Lightower Fiber Networks Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today the completion of a major 1,100-mile expansion of its all-fiber, high-performance network throughout Virginia and the Washington, D.C. metro region. This major addition is part of the company’s ongoing strategy of aggressive network expansion throughout the region, bringing the Lightower Network to the customers. In August 2013, Lightower first announced construction of more than 1,100 route miles of fiber network blanketing most of Virginia and into North Carolina. Lightower separately added over 400 route miles of network in the Washington, … Continue reading

The Best Way to Spread Holiday Cheer …

Your Brand Is Unique, Your Holiday Card Should Be, Too! It’s that time of year already!  The holidays, starting with Thanksgiving here in the States, are right around the corner and serve as a great time to connect with your customers, investors and prospects. To save money on printed cards, to increase your reach and to clean up your email list for 2015, sign up now for a holiday animated or static e-card design.   What’s the process? One: We brainstorm together quickly (a half-hour call usually does the trick) and then JSA comes up with a few ideas Two: You choose … Continue reading

ViaWest is Data Center of Choice for Moroch Partners

Logo-VW_gold_RGB_v_serv_lg ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces that Moroch Partners, a Dallas-based full-service independent marketing and communications agency, which boasts a 36-market footprint in the U.S., has selected ViaWest to support its critical network infrastructure. Moroch’s infrastructure is housed in ViaWest’s Synergy Park data center in Richardson, Texas, which offers more than 50,850 square feet of raised floor to support production and disaster recovery environments. Moroch offers a wide range of capabilities throughout its footprint, including planning and analytics, creative, media, public relations, multicultural and digital strategies. “As Moroch continues to expand its network, … Continue reading

eBay Teams Up with Hibernia Networks to Keep Pace with Growing Bandwidth Demands in Ireland

imgres Hibernia Networks announced this morning that eBay has selected Hibernia’s EtherReach Services to address the growing demand it is seeing for high-speed communications services in Ireland. The connection from Atlanta, Georgia to Dublin, Ireland over Hibernia’s diverse metro, long-haul subsea and terrestrial networks enables eBay 100% uptime to its extensive customer base. eBay is one of the world’s largest online marketplaces, serving 128 million users globally. As demand for consumer bandwidth in Ireland began to climb, eBay turned to Hibernia’s EtherReach services for enhanced connectivity throughout the island. A recent report by the UPC and Amárach Research forecasts this demand to continue to … Continue reading

Westell Technologies UDIT™ Compliant with C Squared Systems SitePortal®

Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL)  announced that the ClearLink® UDIT™ (Universal DAS Interface Tray), an active radio frequency (RF) distribution antenna system (DAS) conditioner and management system, has been granted compliance with SitePortal® by C Squared Systems, LLC (C² Systems). SitePortal®, a web-based tool for remote monitoring and management of distributed systems and equipment, was designed to address a major gap for operators, technicians, and managers of facilities that need a means of capturing critical data. SitePortal® has the ability to monitor and manage all devices used in an in-building wireless system. The ClearLink® UDIT, a main component at the … Continue reading

Peak’s on Cloud 9 after Securing $16 Million in Capital

Peak® has raised $16 million in capital since December 2013, funding will be used to address cloud demand and fuel innovation. The $16 million represents a combination of both debt and equity. Peak’s most recent $9 million round comes from current investing partners Meritage Funds and Sweetwater Capital, as well as new investor Ares Capital. “Peak dominates a unique niche in the cloud infrastructure industry; they are the only provider that distributes cloud services exclusively through channel partners. Because of their unwavering focus, Peak has solidified a strong customer base and a high-performing solution for the global market,” said David … Continue reading