News

2018

Newly Expanded Tri State Area Federal Credit Union Chooses FirstLight

FirstLight’s Fiber Optic Internet and Voice to Serve Bennington, VT Location Albany, NY – April 19, 2018 – FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that Tri State Area Federal Credit Union, formerly Hoosick Federal Credit Union, has selected FirstLight for Internet and Voice services for its Bennington, … Read More

What Financial Institutions Need From Disaster Recovery

Financial organizations face unique challenges when developing disaster recovery strategies. Most organizations have an enterprise continuity plan (ECP) that includes disaster recovery. Unlike in other industries, having an effective disaster recovery plan is a requirement in finance. The Federal Financial Institutions Examinations Council (FFIEC) issued requirements in 2015 that were influenced by the effect that … Read More

5 Factors Driving the Colocation Market

The colocation market is thriving and shows the potential for future growth. Researchers at MarketsandMarkets have anticipated that the colocation market will almost double from the $31.52 billion recorded in 2017 to $62.30 billion in 2022. It’s understandable that some businesses would choose to move their production or backup environment into a third party data center. In … Read More

5 Reasons Why Health Care Needs IaaS

With health care providers relying on electronic health records (EHRs) and telemedicine to give patients the best care, databases at hospitals and medical centers are increasingly strained. The volume of data can be difficult to store, and its complexity makes it difficult to manage efficiently. HIPAA compliance regulations require that access to data be tightly … Read More

Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be in attendance. We hope to see you there! When:  Thursday, July 19th Where: Westbrook Middle School Westbrook, ME For more information on this event or to register, please visit the VTUG website by clicking here.

Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be in attendance. We hope to see you there! When:  Thursday, May 31st Where: Holiday Inn by the Bay Portland, ME For more information on this event or to register, please visit the MTUG Summit website by clicking here.

Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be in attendance. We hope to see you there! When:  Thursday, May 24th Where: Holiday Inn by the Bay Portland, ME For more information on this event or to register, please visit the Tri-State ASBO Conference website by clicking here.