News

2015

FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today that One Connect, a telecommunications and technology consulting firm based in Clifton Park, NY, has joined FirstLight’s Partner Program as a Value Added Reseller (VAR). Since signing on as a FirstLight agent a few months ago, One … Read More

As hospitals, doctors’ offices, health insurance companies, and others in the healthcare eco-system are constantly looking for ways to efficiently deliver care for patients, many healthcare-related IT departments are turning to the cloud. A 2015 HIMSS Analytics survey revealed that 83% of IT executives report using cloud services today, with SaaS-based applications being the most … Read More

By Rob Powell TGIF with a fine fall weekend ahead. Here’s some network news items to consider before heading out: FirstLight Fiber went bowling up in Vermont this week. They’re providing dedicated internet via redundant, diverse fiber circuits to Bowl New England. Colchester-based Bowl New England has 16 locations spread across New England, New York, … Read More

Expertly Designed Solution Enables Dynamic Family Entertainment Chain to Conduct Business Efficiently FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today that Bowl New England, a Spare Time Entertainment venue located in Colchester, VT, has chosen FirstLight to provide dedicated Internet service via dual redundant diverse fiber … Read More

Existing FirstLight partners and prospective agents invited to evening of food, drinks and networking while learning more about FirstLight’s partner program Albany, NY – Aug 18, 2015 – FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, will host a Partner Networking Event at Brown’s Revolution Hall in Troy, NY. The event … Read More

BY NHBR STAFF Dyn readies TechTober Fest, FirstLight’s line of credit grows … and more FirstLight Fiber, a telecom service provider operating in upstate New York and northern New England, has secured an expanded line of credit with its lenders GE Capital and Webster Bank. The company said it plans to leverage its larger line … Read More

By David Delony Facilities-based telecommunications provider FirstLight Fiber has announced that it has secured an expanded line of credit from GE Capital and Webster Bank. The Albany, New York-based provider plans to use the line of credit to expand its fiber network in Upstate New York and New England. “We are pleased with the strong … Read More