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5 Ways Technology Is Influencing Municipal Governments

Communities rely on their municipal government for many support services. Everything from education to public safety and waste management gets handled by the municipal government. Accommodating such a wide variety of needs is challenging for community leaders. However, technology can ease the burden. Technology, particularly when it is supported by high-speed connectivity, helps municipal governments … Read More

Westchester’s Century Country Club Selects FirstLight

FirstLight’s dedicated, symmetrical fiber-based Internet will provide members a more robust and efficient Internet connection Albany, NY – March 13, 2019 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast, announced that Century Country Club has selected FirstLight as its provider … Read More

5 Ways Your Cloud Provider Should Meet Compliance

The cloud is growing in popularity as companies overcome reservations about security and begin to realize the efficiencies gained from leveraging the cloud. Gartner predicted that cloud computing will become a $300 billion business by 2021. However, organizations that must meet compliance regulations face additional hurdles when choosing a cloud provider. Gartner’s Emerging Risks Report … Read More

SUNY Technology Conference 2019

June 17-20, 2019 Lake Placid, NY FirstLight will be a booth exhibitor at this year’s SUNY Technology Conference in Lake Placid, NY. The theme of this year’s SUNY Technology Conference is Transitions and Transformations in Leadership and Technology. Whether you lead projects, teams, helpdesks, services, have just started to manage people, or are a CIO, … Read More

FirstLight Appoints Len Camara as Chief Information Officer

Seasoned executive added to lead Information Systems and Information Technology functions to support Company’s next phase of growth Albany, NY– March 7, 2019 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast, announced the appointment of Leonard (“Len”) Camara as Chief Information Officer.  Mr. Camara … Read More

5 Reasons Why Network Edge Protection Is Vital

Your company’s network is like its circulatory system. Data flows through the network giving life to all aspects of your business. The network is vital to your company’s health, so you can’t afford to let it be compromised. Malware can infect your systems through the network. Hackers can use the network as a conduit to … Read More

Maine Technology Users Group Annual Conference

FirstLight is a proud exhibitor of the Maine Technology Users Group Annual Conference. We hope to see you there! When: June 13th Where: Holiday Inn by the Bay, 88 Spring Street, Portland, ME 04101 To schedule a meeting with the team, fill out the form below. For more information on this event or to register, … Read More