As much as companies would like to prevent every risk to their on-prem data centers, traumatic incidents are unavoidable. Equipment fails, employees make mistakes, hackers breach your defenses, and natural disasters hit. When an incident can’t be predicted or prevented, a strong backup and recovery solution is your only chance to restore operations and regain the information you need to make decisions. For this reason, companies can’t … Read More
We are excited to announce today that our President and Chief Executive Officer, Kurt Van Wagenen, will be a featured speaker at Metro Connect USA 2018, the ‘must-attend event for the US metro market,’ taking place at the Nobu Eden Roc Hotel in Miami, January 29 – 31st. Mr. Van Wagenen will speak on the … Read More
In 2017, a lot of exciting changes happened at FirstLight. Mergers with Oxford Networks and Sovernet Communications have enabled us to add to our already extensive fiber optic network, making us one of the leading fiber-based providers in the Northeast. The New Year kicks off with our customers benefitting from the integration of Finger Lakes … Read More
Rebrand is Part of FirstLight’s Rapid Integration of Recent Acquisitions Albany, NY – January 15, 2018 – FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that it is substantially complete with the integration of Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”) and that FLTG is now officially FirstLight. The brand … Read More
“If they’re good enough for the army, they’re good enough for your data.” Watch this video to learn about FirstLight’s Romulus, NY data center, providing ultimate security and reach.
It’s the start of the new year, and companies want to get a jump on the hot technology trends that are about to emerge. Technology trends create new challenges for IT infrastructure by placing additional demands on storage and networking. To prepare for and meet these challenges, companies need to start rethinking their approach to … Read More
How confident is your business in its backup and recovery solution? Many companies set up their backup and recovery strategy and simply put faith in its ability to work in the event of an outage. Most companies treat backup and recovery like an umbrella: they only think about it when it rains. The 2016 State of … Read More