News

2016

  2016 has been another successful year for FirstLight Fiber – from network growth to enabling customers in key industries to a growing partner program, the focus has been on continually boosting FirstLight’s capabilities while enhancing customer service. We pride ourselves on being recognized as a leading provider of high-speed data, Internet, data center and … Read More

838 Area Code Added to Region Currently Served by 518 Recently, the New York Public Service Commission approved an “area code relief plan” for the part of the New York that is currently served by the 518 area code. This plan will add a new area code – 838 – to the 518 geographic region. … Read More

Channel Partners’ Business Success Story: LightRiver Technologies and FirstLight

Optical network integrator LightRiver Technologies designs, engineers, commissions and supports next-generation solutions for mission-critical clients that require the highest capacity, reliability and resiliency that today’s optical communications technology can deliver. The Client Headquartered in Albany, New York, FirstLight Fiber is a leading provider of high-speed data, internet, data center and voice services to enterprise and … Read More

FirstLight Fiber Boosts Internet Bandwidth and Network Connectivity for Shenendehowa Schools

  Internet and Dark Fiber Services Enhance Learning Environment for Entire New York School District  FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in New York and Northern New England, announced today that Shenendehowa Central Schools (Shen), serving 9,850 students at eight elementary schools, three middle schools and a high school, chose FirstLight … Read More

Reliable, Scalable, Fiber-Based Solutions to Support New, State-of-the-Art Convention Center FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in New York and Northern New England, announced today that Albany Capital Center (ACC), a new, modern meeting and conference facility located in downtown Albany has chosen FirstLight’s high-speed, fiber-based Internet and voice services. FirstLight’s Internet circuit will … Read More

By Tara Seals FirstLight Fiber, the fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in New York and Northern New England, has had a packed year so far, starting with a change of ownership and wrapping up with two acquiistions that promise to add scale and flexibility to the company’s already growth-friendly business model. Eariler this year, … Read More

New Hampshire-based Energy Retailer Selects FirstLight’s Internet Service to Improve Connectivity to Ensure Seamless Business Operations FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in New York and Northern New England, announced today that White Mountain Oil & Propane,  a family-owned and locally-operated energy retailer serving northern New Hampshire and western Maine, has … Read More