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LIGHTWAVE ONLINE – May 13, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber, a service provider operating fiber-optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, has expanded its network capabilities to support 100-Gbps connectivity at any of its on-net locations. This high-speed network upgrade comes in response to increased customer demand for high-bandwidth … Read More

Upgrade in response to customer demand for high capacity connections across its footprint Albany, NY – May 12, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, announced today that it has expanded its network capabilities to support 100 Gbps … Read More

FirstLight Fiber was recognized in United Way’s special award category, Newcomers Award!  We are honored to be one of only two companies in the Capital Region receiving this award, recognizing an outstanding first-year of support. FirstLight takes great pride in contributing critical dollars needed for services in our communities and thrilled to be part of the corporate leaders and companies … Read More

CARRIER ETHERNET NEWS – April 3, 2014 – Carrier Ethernet service provider FirstLight considers its local focus to be a key differentiator – and a good example of that focus is the quoting system that the New England and upstate New York-based company is putting together. As FirstLight Senior Director of Marketing and Product Management … Read More

FirstLight’s state-of-the-art data center and regional expertise ensure security and continuity of NETC’s mission critical operations  FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, announced today that it will provide data center services to the New England Telehealth Consortium (NETC), … Read More

 Expansion supports continued customer demand for high quality data center services FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today the expansion of its Vermont data center, located in Williston, Vermont. This expansion will further support local businesses by providing critical colocation space … Read More

CHANNEL PARTNERS MAGAZINE – March 18, 2014 – FirstLight Launches Wholesale Ethernet – FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in upstate New York and northern New England with connectivity to Canada, has launched wholesale Carrier Ethernet 2.0 across its footprint. The Layer 2 service is is available in point-to-point, point-to-multipoint and multipoint-to-multipoint configurations. Two optional services … Read More