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What to Look for in a Colocation Facility

The colocation market is growing by leaps and bounds. Gartner predicted that spending on colocation would rise to $74.5 billion by 2020, a substantial increase from the $53.9 billion reported in 2016. Companies are embracing colocation as an alternative to on-site data centers because they want to avoid the expense, time, and labor that maintaining and supporting … Read More

How Infrastructure as a Service Has Evolved

The Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) market is booming. WhaTech predicted that the IaaS market will rise to $56.05 billion by 2020, at an annual growth rate of 29%. This is a huge leap from the $15.79 billion figured in 2015. Market drivers include traditional benefits such as cost savings, reduced administrative burden, and increased scalability. However, … Read More

Telecom Exchange NYC 2018

Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT) Place: 225 River Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030 FirstLight is proud to sponsor this important industry conference. FirstLight’s Scott Gilbert – Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer – will speak on Hacking and Network Security at the CEO Roundtable 1. Members of FirstLight’s … Read More

Why the Legal Profession Needs to Embrace Technology

Lawyers can sometimes be slow to adopt the latest technologies. However, changes to the American Bar Association (ABA) Model Rules of Professional Conduct mandate that law firms serve their clients to the best of their ability by achieving competence in technology. In 2015, the ABA Model Rules were amended to include clauses that require lawyers to understand the benefits … Read More

Date: October 21-23, 2018  Place: San Francisco Marriott Marquis FirstLight is proud to sponsor this important industry conference.  Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be on hand to meet with interested parties. To schedule a meeting with the team, fill out the form below. To learn more about INCOMPAS, click here.

Date:  February 6-7, 2018 Place: Washington D.C. FirstLight is proud to sponsor this important industry conference.  Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be on hand to meet with interested parties. To schedule a meeting with the team, fill out the form below. To learn more about INCOMPAS Policy Summit, click here.

Date:  January 29-31, 2018 Place: Nobu Eden Roc Hotel, Miami, FL FirstLight is proud to sponsor this important industry conference.  Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be on hand to meet with interested parties. To schedule a meeting with the team, fill out the form below. To learn more about Metro Connect, click here.