Midwest telecommunications company, Bluebird Network, has completed its fiber expansion and investment in Springfield, MO. This expansion interconnects major business areas in Springfield to the Bluebird Underground Data Center - also located in Springfield, and to its 9,300-plus-mile fiber network throughout the Midwest.
Connectivity Solutions Direct (CSD), a supplier of cable assemblies and network solutions for today’s demanding enterprise markets, has broken new ground in the fiber optic connectivity space with n+1. This suite of housings and cassettes would enable industry-leading patch-field density of 96 duplex LC or MPO ports per rack unit.
phoenixNAP, a hosting provider delivering dedicated servers, colocation, cloud, cybersecurity solutions, storage, and more, has established a Point-of-Presence (PoP) in phoenixNAP’s flagship data center in Phoenix, Arizona.
Telecommunications infrastructure operator Cellnex has aquired Portuguese telecommunications towers and sites operator OMTEL. Cellnex has paid approximately €800 million for the acquisition.
With expected near-term performance availability up to 25 Terabits per second (Tbps), Cisco Silicon One is a networking chip designed to be universally adaptable across service provider and web-scale markets.
Mobile operator Turkcell, one of three mobile operators in Turkey, has launched a new email provider for the Turkish market, named YaaniMail. Developed in-house by the company’s R&D engineers, YaaniMail is available for users regardless of operators, country or devices.
Colt Technology Services, a provider of high-bandwidth connectivity solutions, now provides direct access to Alibaba Cloud in Asia.
Destiny, a Belgian provider of secured cloud communication solutions, has acquired French telecom provider OpenIP.
Bluebird Network has acquired Illinois Network Alliance (INA). This integration of INA under Bluebird ownership would help bring cohesion and operational efficiencies to the Bluebird portfolio of services.
BfDI has imposed a 9,550,000 Euro fine on telecom company 1&1 Telecom. As one of the world’s largest telecom providers, 1&1 - in 2018 - had not sufficiently protected customer data from access by unauthorized persons during support services by telephone.
Networking solutions vendor Juniper Networks has successfully completed a field trial delivering 400Gbps Ethernet live traffic over 1,300 miles. The trial was conducted in conjunction with the Supercomputing 2019 Conference's high-capacity network, SCinet.