Saturday, December 3, 2022

Colt Acquires Lumen’s EMEA Business for $1.8 Billion

Global digital infrastructure company Colt has acquired Lumen’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business for $1.8 billion.

Lumen Wins $1.5 Bn U.S. Defense Network Infrastructure Contract

Global fiber network provider Lumen Technologies has won a $1.5 billion contract from the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).

Bluebird Network’s Fiber Expansion in Salina, Kansas is Now Live

Bluebird Network’s Salina, Kansas, fiber extension is now operational. Bluebird provides secured connectivity to help small businesses in Salina, Kansas, through digital transformation.

FirstLight Clients Now Have Network Access to DE-CIX New York

FirstLight, fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud, and voice services to enterprise and carrier clients throughout the U.S. Northeast, is welcomed to join DE-CIX’s North America’s Transport Partner program.

Nokia to Lead Next Phase of Europe’s 6G flagship Project

The Hexa-X-II project, the second stage of the European 6G flagship program, will be led by Nokia.

Nokia Supplies NL-ix with New IP platforms Enabling 400GE and 800GE

Nokia has expanded its relationship with NL-ix, one of the largest European distributed internet exchange providers.

RETN Adds Long-Haul DWDM Route between Budapest, Belgrade, and Sofia

As part of its Balkans development, international network service provider RETN continues to grow in the Balkans, fortifying its backbone network with a new long-haul DWDM route that links Sofia, Budapest, and Belgrade.

UK Government Plans Opening Telecoms Lab in West Midlands Area

UK Tech Minister Damian Collins has revealed that a brand-new, cutting-edge UK Telecommunications Lab will be situated in the West Midlands area.

Internet Exchange AMS-IX Finally Breaks Through 11 Tbit/s Barrier

A new Internet traffic record has been attained by AMS-IX. On October 16th, around 8 PM, an 11Tbit per second traffic peak was attained.

Zayo Unveils Its Edge Network Solutions

In order to assist businesses in improving user experiences from the end user to the cloud and allowing greater network speed, security, and reliability, Zayo has announced the debut of its Edge Network Solutions portfolio.

Megaport, Zenlayer Join Forces to Create One of the World’s Largest SDNs

In order to increase the worldwide reach of their software defined networks (SDNs) to more than 800 sites across six continents for their shared clients, Megaport, a global Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) provider, and Zenlayer, a global edge cloud services provider, have engaged into a strategic alliance.