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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.

Members of FirstLight’s executive team will be in attendance. We hope to see you there! When:  Friday, April 27th Where: Augusta Civic Center Augusta, ME For more information on this event or to register, please visit the Maine Municipal Association Tech Conference website by clicking here.

FirstLight chosen as internet and voice supplier for Vacation Innovations

FirstLight, the fibre-optics infrastructure provider, has been selected by Vacation Innovations, the US-based online marketing company, as its primary internet and voice services provider. Vacation Innovations specialises in vacation ownership advertising, sales, rentals and brokerage services, and under its Sell My Timeshare Now brand, has been a customer of FirstLight since 2005. “It’s been rewarding to … Read More

Foreign Interest in U.S. Fiber Assets is Growing as Oak Hill Sells FirstLight to Antin Infrastructure Partners

Antin Infrastructure Partners, a European-based investment firm, today entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire FirstLight, a fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast U.S.,  from Oak Hill Capital Partners IV. The value of the Antin FirstLight deal was not disclosed. As we reported last April, Oak Hill had been … Read More

Why Disaster Recovery Is Crucial for Higher Education

Colleges and universities have become increasingly dependent on technology. Student records and research findings are digitized, many classes are conducted online, and faculty and students communicate regularly over the Internet. Institutions have multiple campuses that need to seamlessly collaborate with each other and access large volumes of data. Unfortunately, many higher education institutions don’t have … Read More