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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

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

By Rob Powell For your Friday perusal in the metro space: one contract win, one field testing revelation, and one product roll-out. FirstLight Fiber tacked on another regional infrastructure deal. INdigital will be using FirstLight’s internet and data center services in order to support the new emergency services network the company is building for the … Read More

FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in Vermont, New York and Northern New England, announced today that INdigital, a national leader in the provisioning of next gen 9-1-1 core services, has selected FirstLight’s Internet and Data Center services to support INdigital’s contract to provide a new, statewide emergency services network for … Read More

By Jason Mcgee-Abe US fibre-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider, FirstLight Fiber, has been acquired by Oak Hill Capital Partners, which should propel its next stage of growth. The acquisition of the provider, which operates a fibre network of nearly 275,000 miles with over 2,000 on-net locations and 14,000 near-net buildings, “is a key component of … Read More

PRESS RELEASE — Albany, NY – September 08, 2016 – FirstLight Fiber (“FirstLight”), a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in New York and Northern New England, announced today that Oak Hill Capital Partners (“Oak Hill”) has completed the acquisition of FirstLight.  Oak Hill acquired the company from private equity owner Riverside Partners (“Riverside”), which is also investing in the deal and will continue as a … Read More

ALBANY, NY–(Marketwired – Sep 8, 2016) – FirstLight Fiber (“FirstLight”), a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in New York and Northern New England, announced today that Oak Hill Capital Partners (“Oak Hill”) has completed the acquisition of FirstLight. View Full Press Release