United Fiber & Data Welcomes Tribolet, Mass and Gaspari to the Team

UFD logo United Fiber & Data (UFD) today welcomes three new members to its leadership team. Joining UFD’s Chief Operating Officer Chris Lodge is former Vonage president Michael Tribolet as Acting Chief Executive Officer, Brian Mass as Acting CFO and Charles Gaspari, Esq. as business development advisor. The three executives are immediately transitioning into their roles and will assist UFD in completing the preparation and construction of its cutting-edge data center and fiber infrastructure. Tribolet, Mass and Gaspari join UFD at an exciting time, as construction on UFD’s 13-mile metro fiber ring interconnecting the largest carrier hotels in Lower Manhattan has just … Continue reading

New 1547 Cheyenne Datacenter Grand Opening A Success!

1547 Cheyenne Grand Opening An Event to Remember On July 30, 2014 fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547) and Greenhouse Data held a Grand Opening for their new Cheyenne, WY datacenter. Governor Matt Mead was one of many on hand for the festivities. Local community support made for a great event. 1547 looks forward to being an active part of the continued growth of the technology sector in Wyoming.   Bright Future Ahead While the same might not be accurate for the weather on the day of the opening, the outlook for 1547′s development couldn’t be brighter.  Wyoming’s natural and economic advantages are real and sure … Continue reading

Affiliation Equals Compensation – ViaWest Proves It with New Affiliate Program

ViaWest Affiliate Program ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, has launched a new Affiliate Program that will offer an array of benefits to those involved. Industry-leading incentives? Check. Compensation to affiliates who promote ViaWest’s IT infrastructure services through advertising and lead generation initiatives? Check. In short, affiliate partners, including technology bloggers, technical forums, search engine marketers, small businesses, and channel partners, that display ViaWest advertisements on their own websites and generate qualified leads and closed sales will be richly rewarded. “Our program allows affiliates to expand their services offerings by partnering with ViaWest to promote our world-class data … Continue reading

It’s Celebration Time! Cheyenne Data Center Grand Opening

1547 Cheyenne The datacenter market in Wyoming continues to grow and proof of this growth can be found in Cheyenne. Industry veterans of fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547) and Green House Data have done the analysis and are poised to unveil their new energy efficient datacenter facility in Cheyenne. Following an extensive planning process, a ground breaking ceremony took place in August 2013. In little more than a year later, the doors are now ready to officially be opened on July 30, 2014. The Grand Opening Celebration will begin at 1:00PM with Governor Matt Mead serving as guest speaker for the occasion. … Continue reading

KDDI Invests $231 Million in New UK Data Center

logo-left-kddi-telehouse Investment into Telehouse North Two in London Docklands Data Center Campus to enable hybrid services to realize growth for global business KDDI, parent company to Telehouse, announced today that it is investing $231 million in the first of a new generation of mission-critical data centers in the London’s Docklands. The investment in the new data center ‘North Two,’ will enable businesses to take advantage of evolving global technologies, such as the Internet of Things and the IT industry shift towards Hybrid Cloud, and encourage innovation, growth and new jobs. North Two will be built next to Europe’s original data center, … Continue reading

We Have Launch! ViaWest Opens New Compark Data Center

Viawest Compark Data Center If you’ve been tracking ViaWest during the past year, then you know the company is experiencing impressive growth. In keeping with that trend, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America recently announced the availability of its Compark data center, located in the Denver Technology Center near southeast Denver.  This highly redundant facility, boasts not only fault-tolerant design, but also high-density configurations supporting 700+ watts per square foot. With a suite of managed and cloud services, Compark helps enterprises, technology firms and start-ups power business in a very secure, reliable environment – often too complex and cost-prohibitive for companies to … Continue reading

Data Centers Done Right: NYI Rolls Out Cold Aisle Containment

CAC3 NYI’s Deployment of Cold Aisle Containment Technology Reduces Energy Usage and Optimizes Equipment Performance As part of an initiative to implement the latest energy efficiency technologies, NYI is deploying Cold Aisle Containment (CAC)technology to its US data center facilities. The company is working closely with The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), sharing the state agency’s mission of exploring innovative energy solutions in ways that improve New York’s economy and environment. The CAC deployment is made possible through NYI partner, Subzero Engineering, a designer, manufacturer, and installer of custom, intelligent containment systems and products for data centers, … Continue reading

Support From An Unlikely Source: Governor Aids Rockstars in Bringing 700+ Tech Jobs to Pennsylvania

Think Loud United Fiber and Data and Think Loud make a mark in York, PA thanks to a little help from the Governor. A group of famous rock stars and a conservative Governor might seem like an unlikely pairing, but when the founding members of the multiplatinum band LIVE, Chad Taylor, Patrick Dahlheimer and Chad Gracey, along with business partner Bill Hynes, decided to locate their newly companies, Think Loud Development, Think Loud Studios, YRK Publications and United Fiber & Data into one of the most impoverished neighborhoods of York, PA, they found a champion in Republican Governor Tom Corbett. Think Loud … Continue reading

In case you missed it: NexxCom Wireless’ Jay Lawrence weighs in on FX Microwave Technology

Nexxcom’s Jay Lawrence discusses the fundamental latency benefit over cabled solutions where data can physically traverse a wireless PATH at the speed of light.(~180,000mi/s) That’s right, the speed of light! Check out why ‘speed of light’ trading is now predominant in the foreign exchange markets, and why pervasive infrastructure improvements of non-bank financial institutions is driving growth. Links to the full e-Forex articles are below. The race to zero and beyond: harnessing the benefits of Microwave technology for high speed precision in FX trading First Published in e-Forex Magazine July 2014 e-Forex talks to Dr Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus … Continue reading

New POP in Sabey’s Intergate.Manhattan Further Expands DE-CIX’s NYC Presence

375 Pearl Street DE-CIX will launch a point-of-presence (POP) of its DE-CIX Apollon interconnection platform in Sabey Data Centers’ Intergate.Manhattan, a 1 million-square-foot facility located at 375 Pearl Street in Lower Manhattan. Sabey will use DE-CIX Apollon peering and Metro VLAN Ethernet capabilities in the NY/NJ metro to provide enhanced interconnection options for its customers. DE-CIX’s new POP in Intergate.Manhattan, expected to take place within the next 30-60 days, marks its continued expansion in New York City. Announced in September 2013 and first opened for customer orders in November 2013, DE-CIX New York continues to add data center sites to expand the coverage … Continue reading