Category Archives: One MarketplaceTM

Global Capacity Simplifies Cloud Connectivity

Global Capacity LogoWaltham, MA, USA, November 2, 2016 — Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, announces today that it is a finalist in the MEF 2016 Excellence Awards “Best Service Innovation” category for its Ethernet Cloud Connect service.  Leveraging a combination of established interconnects and software orchestration, Global Capacity’s MEF-compliant Ethernet Cloud Connect service simplifies cloud connectivity and delivers improved service performance and a better user application experience to customers.

Global Capacity to Speak on How SDN Will Influence the Future of Carrier Services

 VP, Global Marketing, Mary Stanhope to Lead Industry Leading Panel at Capacity Europe 2016


Global Capacity LogoWaltham, MA, USA, October 25, 2016
Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, today announces that its VP of Global Marketing, Mary Stanhope, will be speaking at Capacity Europe 2016, taking place November 7-9 in Paris, France. Capacity Europe is the premiere C-level networking event for the European communication community, bringing together wholesale carriers, data center, cloud providers, and content providers for two days of education and networking opportunities.

Canada’s Largest Business Hub Just Got More Connected

toronto-one-marketplace-pop-2Toronto is flourishing. The city underwent an economic resurgence last year and is expected to perform strongly through 2017. Employment is increasing at an above-average pace and residential and non-residential construction is on the rise.

Global Capacity to Speak on the Value of Interconnection and a Network Marketplace in the Digital Age

Jack Lodge, President of Global Capacity, to Join Industry Leader Panel at ITW 2016

Global CapacityChicago, IL, USA, May 3, 2016 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, announces its participation at International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2016, taking place in Chicago, May 8-11. ITW is the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community, bringing together participants from around the world and providing the opportunity to learn and network with industry peers, suppliers and customers.

Global Capacity Introduces 4G LTE Wireless Backup Service

Global CapacityHow would your network fare in the event of an unplanned disaster? If you don’t have a robust backup service plan in place, you’re taking a major risk.

Fortunately, Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, is now offering Wireless Backup and managed failover service over a nationwide 4G LTE wireless network.

Global Capacity Names New Chief Technology Officer

Tony ThakurTony Thakur has been announced as the newest member of Global Capacity’s executive leadership team. A 25-year industry veteran, Thakur, will assume the role of Chief Technology Officer for the leading connectivity as a service company, assuming responsibility for all aspects of Global Capacity’s One Marketplace™ network strategy, architecture, engineering and planning.

Global Capacity Named Finalist for Best Network Technology Innovation

Capacity Magazine Recognizes Exceptional Innovation of One Marketplace™ Network Builder

Global CapacityChicago, IL, USA, September 23, 2015 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, announces today that it is one of five finalists in Capacity magazine’s 2015 Global Carrier Awards “Best Network Technology Innovation” category for its One Marketplace Network Builder application. This globally recognized award focuses on the contribution of companies that have excelled in the use, development and deployment of disruptive network technology solutions in the past 12 months.

Global Capacity’s LATTIS Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Telecom Industry’s Longest Available Application Database of Tariff Rates Continues to be the Go-To Source for Access Pricing

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Chicago, IL, USA, May 12, 2015 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, today announces the 25th anniversary of LATTIS, the oldest application of Global Capacity’s award-winning suite of connectivity applications.  LATTIS, the telecommunications industry’s preeminent database of global tariff rates, streamlines the ability to deliver accurate tariff quotes to customers in a quick and cost-effective way, reducing the time, effort and cost of identifying and sourcing access network solutions. 

Simple, Direct Ethernet Connectivity to Google Cloud Platform

Originally posted by:  Ben Edmond, Chief Revenue Officer at Global Capacity

Global CapacityThe Cloud is reshaping the competitive landscape of business. Today’s companies, whether a sole proprietorship or global, multi-site enterprise, are investing in Cloud technology to gain real business value as well as an advantage over the competition. In 2015, 42% of IT decision-makers are planning to increase spending on Cloud computing according to Computerworld’s 2015 Forecast. Global Capacity gives business customers a leg up over competition in today’s ultra-competitive market by simplifying connectivity to leading Cloud platforms such as Google Cloud Platform.

Enterprise Call for Cloud Connectivity Drives Global Capacity’s New Dallas Metro Fiber Ring

Global CapacityForbes has named Dallas one of the 20 fastest-growing metro areas in America.  And with over 10,000 business locations and 18 Fortune 100 corporate headquarters, the major metro’s demand for Cloud connectivity options between area data centers is growing.  Connectivity as a service company Global Capacity, which focuses on bringing simplified connectivity where its customers demand it, has taken notice.  Global Capacity recently addressed the Dallas metro area’s pressing need for inter-data center Cloud connectivity by lighting its own fiber ring in the city.  The Company’s newly-lit metro ring connects its new One Marketplace™ Point of Presence (PoP) at 2323 Bryan Street and its existing PoP at 1950 North Stemmons Freeway.