Monthly Archives: May 2015

AquaComms Reaches Financial Close for AEConnect

Aqua CommsScalable, subsea capacity-based network solutions provider AquaComms Limited recently announced the financial closing of its $300M America Europe Connect (AEConnect) subsea cable system, scheduled to provide customers with readily available, low-latency connectivity between the United States and Europe as soon as this coming December.  The secured funding brought AquaComms’ contract with builder TE SubCom into force, with the cable manufacturing already underway.

MEF Carrier Ethernet Certified Professionals Increase 350% in Last 24 Months as MEF-CECPs Approach 3,200

MEF-CECPs are employed by 357 organizations in 72 countries

MEF LogoSingapore, 28 May 2015 – The MEF today announced that the number of MEF Carrier Ethernet Certified Professionals (MEF-CECPs) has grown 350% in the last 24 months to 3,191 individuals employed by 357 organizations in 72 countries. The number of professionals certified in the month of April 2015 was the second highest monthly performance on record since the MEF-CECP program began.

TeleWorld Solutions, Inc. Appoints Bryan Goldberg as Vice President of Strategy and Business Development

Former Time Warner Cable and Ruckus Wireless executive joins TeleWorld Solutions’ leadership team

Chantilly, Va., May 27, 2015 – TeleWorld Solutions, Inc., today announced the hiring of Bryan Goldberg as vice president of strategy and business development.

ECI Introduces the ElastiCLOUD™ Data Center and Cloud Networking Solution

ElastiCLOUD, which guarantees high performance, secure, and cost efficient cloud networking of all types, will be showcased at NANOG, June 1-3 in SF

ECIPetach Tikva, Israel, May 27, 2015 – ECI announced today the launch of ElastiCLOUD, a new data center and cloud networking solution, which is an integral part of ECI’s ELASTIC Network vision. ElastiCLOUD will be showcased at NANOG, June 1-3, 2015 in San Francisco. ECI will brief about the solution at its booth during ‘Beer ‘n Gear’.

Global Capacity to Speak on the Evolution of Carrier Ethernet and Cloud Connectivity

Director of Product Engineering Damon Mone and Vice President of Marketing Mary Stanhope to Present at the Big Telecom Event 2015

Global CapacityChicago, IL, USA, May 27, 2015 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, announces that its Director of Product Engineering, Damon Mone, and Vice President of Marketing, Mary Stanhope, will present at the Big Telecom Event 2015 (BTE), to be held June 8-10, 2015 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL.  The Big Telecom Event brings industry insights, real-world, cutting-edge technology demonstrations as well as structured, targeted networking opportunities to telecom executives.

AMS-IX USA Inc.’s MORE-IP US Event Arrives in San Francisco

MORE-IP US 2015 Focuses on the Challenges of Growing a Business and Forecasting and Managing Infrastructure and Services Demands Within the Internet and IP Interconnection Verticals

AMS-IX USNew York, NY – May 27, 2015AMS-IX USA Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), the world’s leading Internet Exchange, announces its one-day conference, MORE-IP US, taking place June 4, 2015, in San Francisco.  The event will bring together peering, wholesale business and Internet engineering professionals interested in forecasting and managing Internet infrastructure and services demands and entrepreneurship experiences within the Internet industry and IP Interconnection verticals.

A Night in Bollywood

Bankai GroupInformation Communication Technology and services leader and International Telecoms Week (ITW) Prime Sponsor Bankai Group promised us the biggest Bollywood party at ITW – and it delivered.

IMN’s Provider Forum on Financing & Investing in Data Center & Cloud Services Infrastructure Is a Can’t-Miss Event

In response to a rapidly evolving industry, the Information Management Network (IMN) is expanding the focus of its can’t-miss data center event series, The Provider Forum on Financing & Investing in Data Center & Cloud Services Infrastructure, scheduled May 28-29, 2015 at the Conrad New York in Manhattan.

Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi

As originally written by Chris Browning and published on INOC

INOC Logo with 1-line Tag (4)Recently, during the 2015 HIMSS Interoperability Showcase held at the HIMSS Annual Conference in Chicago, IL, I had the opportunity to implement the Cisco Meraki cloud-managed (or cloud-based) wireless solution. I have done a number of wireless installs using autonomous and controller-based wireless solutions, so I was eager to see how the cloud-based solution compared.

EdgeConneX® to Speak at TIA 2015

Chief Architect Phill Lawson-Shanks to Present on a New Era of Cloud Computing at the Edge 

EdgeConneXHerndon, VA – May 21, 2015EdgeConneX®, specializing in hosting solutions at the edge of the network, announces today that its Chief Architect, Phill Lawson-Shanks, will speak during the “Network Infrastructure for a Data-Centric World” educational track at the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) 2015 Conference: Network of the Future, taking place June 2-4, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas, TX.