News

2015

Credit line through GE Capital and Webster Bank enables FirstLight to expand its fiber network and take full advantage of robust market demand FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today it has secured an expanded line of credit with its lenders GE Capital, and … Read More

By Rob Powell Here’s a quick roundup of some news from the metro, with three event contracts, an expansion, and some IoT: FirstLight Fiber took to the hills this weekend with a deal to power the ski resort Mount Sunapee. The New Hampshire resort used FirstLight’s fiber to boost its overall bandwidth from 20Mbps to … Read More

By Brian Nearing Albany-headquartered telecommunications firm FirstLight Fiber announced Tuesday that the Mount Sunapee ski resort in New Hampshire is buying the firm’s fiber-based Internet and voice services. “FirstLight Fiber is a provider we’ve consistently relied upon for its scalable Internet services,” said Jay Gamble, resort vice president and general manager. “While upgrading our Internet bandwidth … Read More

FirstLight’s fiber-based services provide scalability and reliability needed to meet the growing IT demands for New Hampshire’s renowned, four-season recreation area Albany, NY – July 28, 2015 – FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today that Mount Sunapee, among the most popular ski resorts in New Hampshire, has … Read More

This article was featured in the May 2015 issue of Vermont Business Magazine   Taking Vermont Businesses to the Next Level Byline: Maura Mahoney, Senior Director of Marketing & Product Development, FirstLight Fiber Today’s businesses face a highly competitive marketplace.  There are a number of obstacles to success, especially as business technology undergoes a major … Read More

For FirstLight, the second quarter of the year has been all about enhancements! We have had another successful quarter and are pleased to share with you the highlights as we journey into the hot summer. FirstLight welcomed many regional business professionals to our Manchester data center on May 5th for tours and networking. The event was a … Read More

By Dominick Sorrentino Editor of Networked Enterprise It almost goes without saying that a modern enterprise or organization cannot function without having an effective, high-speed Internet connection. And while many areas of the country such as greater metro regions take this connection for granted, many others are not so lucky. Albany-based FirstLight, a facilities-based telecommunications provider … Read More