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Internet, Modern Media

American Tower CEO sees 5G densification and edge deployment driving growth

January 12, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

American Tower Corporation controls around 223,000 communications sites around the world, and has enjoyed steady growth as operators deploy and scale 5G infrastructure. Speaking earlier this month at the Citi 2023 Communications, Media and Entertainment Conference, President and CEO Tom […]


Internet, Modern Media

About those 2022 Predictions

December 28, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Okay, about those predictions I made last year… Each December I like to make a few predictions about the year ahead. But what is a prediction without a healthy dose of reality to cut it down to size? We don’t […]


News

Data Center Accelerator Global Market Report 2022

December 23, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

This report provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global data center accelerator market. The global data center accelerator market is expected to grow from $11.00 billion in 2021 to $14.36 billion […]


Internet, Modern Media

Microsoft acquires fiber solutions start-up Lumenisity

December 13, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Microsoft has acquired U.K.-based Lumenisity, a start-up that makes hollow core fiber (HCF) solutions, primarily for data centers and internet service providers (ISPs). Microsoft has said that the acquisition of Lumenisity’s technology will better help it support a variety of […]


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AWS Ups Its Sustainability Efforts at Re:Invent 2022

November 29, 2022

Via: No Jitter

It’s the week after Thanksgiving in the U.S., which means we now head to Las Vegas for the annual Amazon Web Services (AWS) Re:Invent show. This event is the company’s largest conference and is typically filled with news of product […]


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Monday Bytes: Archtop, Stonepeak, CoreSite, NEC, Teraco

October 31, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Some regional FTTH, a private equity investment, and a technology deployment: Archtop’s plans for fiber in the Hudson River valley are taking shape. The recently formed company has announced a strategic partnership with the town of Saugerties. They plan to […]


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Wednesday Roundup: Novva, Aligned, Arelion, DE-CIX

September 14, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two new data centers in the southwestern US, and two expansions in eastern Europe. Novva Data Centers says it has been building out a major new facility in the Las Vegas metro area. The plans call for a 275,000 square […]


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Tuesday Bytes: euNetworks, Proximity, HGC, Fastwyre

August 16, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Some ESG progress, a new edge data center, a new partnership in southeast Asia, and a new name in US fiber emerges: euNetworks has been working on its sustainability efforts. Having committed to being carbon net zero by 2040 they […]


Networks & Systems

Stream and T-Systems Partner to Empower Advanced Hybrid Cloud Architecture

August 1, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

Stream Data Centers, the industry leader in delivering exceptional data center experiences to global enterprise companies, is proud to announce that it has been selected as a trusted data center partner by T-Systems. T-Systems, a leading provider of Information and […]


Networks & Systems

What We Can Learn About Tomorrow’s Tech From Today’s Mainframes

July 27, 2022

Via: No Jitter

We’ve all read the stories; the mainframe is doomed. FedEx has announced its sunset of the final 20% of its mainframes by 2024, and surely other companies will follow suit. The data center is doomed too. “Cloud-first” means that every […]


Editorial

Common Myths About NVMe Storage in the Telecommunications Industry

June 20, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

As prices drop and SSD adoption grows, companies are beginning to show increasing interest in Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) technology. However, the NVMe topic is surrounded by multiple misconceptions. Companies usually associate technological novelties with a restricted level of applicability, […]


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Wednesday Bytes: GPC, DataBank, Ribbon, Telehouse, DE-CIX

February 9, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Several data center and interconnection items plus some enterprise security: Great Plains Communications has launched a new security offering aimed at the enterprise marketplace. They are teaming with Alarm.com to offer cloud-based physical security and video monitoring to enterprises in […]


Networks & Systems

Industry Spotlight: Michael Morey on Bluebird’s Midwestern Focus

January 31, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

A few years ago, we took a look at Bluebird Network via an Industry Spotlight with CEO Michael Morey where we focused on the company’s Underground Data Center in Springfield, Missouri. A lot has happened since then, both for Bluebird […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Friday Bytes: Ciena, GTT, AFR-IX, STACK

January 14, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two network upgrades, some SD-WAN, a new subsea cable project, and a data center campus: Ciena won two global network upgrade projects this weeks that are worth noting. GBI is using the company’s technology to increase the design capacity of […]


Internet, Modern Media

Thursday Bytes: Equinix, 1623 Farnam, Redzone, SEACOM

October 28, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Four expansion projects in four very different geographies and infrastructure sectors: Equinix is building a major new data center in the UK city of Manchester. The first phase of the data center giant’s fifth facility in Manchester will provide 3,600 […]


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Rohde & Schwarz work to promote technology and solutions in the Americas following NAB withdrawal

September 13, 2021

Via: Broadcast Beat

Rohde & Schwarz, a global leader in broadcast media technologies, today announces with great regret that it has withdrawn its booth participation from NAB Show 2021. This difficult decision has been taken in light of the ongoing travel embargo to […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Lumen inks $2.7B deal to sell its Latin America business

July 26, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Lumen Technologies struck a deal to sell its Latin America business to infrastructure investment firm Stonepeak for $2.7 billion in a move to free up more cash for its growth ambitions. The operator noted in a press release the sale […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

What Fastly Tells Us About Cloud-Native

June 21, 2021

Via: No Jitter

If I point to a car and say “boat,” does the vehicle change magically to conform to the name? We all know how silly that sounds, but many sources seem to think that saying “cloud-native” is all that’s necessary to […]


Networks & Systems

Enterprises spend big on cloud services in 2020, cut back on data center spending

March 19, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Synergy Research Group finds that enterprises are continuing to spend heavily on cloud infrastructure. This spending grew by 35% in 2020 to reach almost $130 billion. Meanwhile enterprise spending on data center hardware and software dropped by 6% to under […]


Networks & Systems

The Cloud Really Isn’t in the Sky — Why the Data Center will Never Die

February 26, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The cloud as the data center’s demise is a hypothetical assertion that technology and telecom are no stranger to. It’s an attention-grabbing claim that seems to underscore the massive migration to the cloud that has characterized much of the digital […]