Press Releases

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FirstLight Awarded Contract for Mass. Higher Ed Consortium

FirstLight Awarded Contract for Mass. Higher Ed Consortium

The 2,000-member New England group purchasing organization awarded FirstLight as supplier for its members’ network infrastructure services Albany, NY – January 6, 2021 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud, and unified...

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FirstLight Completes Acquisition of BestWeb

FirstLight Completes Acquisition of BestWeb

Deepens FirstLight’s fiber footprint in the lower Hudson Valley of New York Albany, NY – December 18, 2020 - FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud computing and unified communications services to enterprise and carrier...

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Hampshire Hills Selects FirstLight for Connectivity

Hampshire Hills Selects FirstLight for Connectivity

Newly renovated wellness center leverages latest technologies backed by FirstLight’s high quality Internet to help its clients achieve their fitness goals Albany, NY – December 1, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud,...

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Dartmouth Selects FirstLight for Campus-wide Connectivity

Dartmouth Selects FirstLight for Campus-wide Connectivity

FirstLight also provides Ivy League campus with connectivity to the AWS Cloud ALBANY, NY – November 10, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the...

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Hub66 Leverages FirstLight to Expand Rural Internet Access

Hub66 Leverages FirstLight to Expand Rural Internet Access

FirstLight’s fiber assets will help Hub66 reach underserved communities in New Hampshire and Vermont Albany, NY – November 5, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to carrier and enterprise customers...

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FirstLight Fiber to Acquire KINBER Assets

FirstLight Fiber to Acquire KINBER Assets

Transaction builds on FirstLight’s recent network expansion into Pennsylvania and will enable FirstLight to provide fiber-based broadband services to more entities throughout the commonwealth ALBANY, N.Y. – September 15, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of...

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FirstLight Announces Large Dark Fiber Sale

FirstLight Announces Large Dark Fiber Sale

The dark fiber solution highlights FirstLight’s powerful network capabilities and ability to deliver multi-state, high quality, scalable solutions designed to meet today’s sophisticated connectivity requirements Albany, NY – September 15, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading...

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A.J. Letizio Chooses FirstLight

A.J. Letizio Chooses FirstLight

One of the Northeast’s largest foodservice marketing agencies chooses FirstLight for fiber-based Internet connectivity and hosted phones at its new corporate office Albany, NY – September 9, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data...

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FirstLight Completes Acquisition of TruePath Technologies

FirstLight Completes Acquisition of TruePath Technologies

Acquisition Bolsters FirstLight’s Managed Services Offerings ALBANY, NY – September 1, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast and...

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New Hampshire Judicial Branch Selects FirstLight

New Hampshire Judicial Branch Selects FirstLight

Project includes implementing a Unified Communications solution including new handsets, hardware, and conference lines to connect New Hampshire courts Albany, NY – August 27, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud, and...

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FirstLight Completes Acquisition of PrimeLink

FirstLight Completes Acquisition of PrimeLink

Acquisition adds to FirstLight’s growing network in Upstate New York ALBANY, NY – August 24, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and unified communications services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the...

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New Hampshire Judicial Branch Selects FirstLight

FirstLight Expands Executive Leadership Team

Three new executives further amplify the team’s leadership talent and support the Company’s continued growth Albany, NY – July 29, 2020 - FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to carrier and enterprise...

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FirstLight Announces Large Dark Fiber Sale

FirstLight Expands Managed Solutions Suite

The additions of Managed Access and Managed Wi-Fi enhance the product portfolio and will help businesses simplify IT management   Albany, NY – July 14, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to...

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Tessy Plastics Expands Relationship with FirstLight

Tessy Plastics Expands Relationship with FirstLight

The global contract manufacturer chose FirstLight’s dark fiber service to connect its facilities in Western New York ALBANY, NY – June 16, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud computing, unified communications,...

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FirstLight Fiber to Acquire TruePath Technologies

FirstLight Fiber to Acquire TruePath Technologies

Transaction enhances FirstLight’s portfolio of Managed Services in support of its Customers’ need for Comprehensive Monitoring Solutions FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier...

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FirstLight to Acquire BestWeb

FirstLight to Acquire BestWeb

Deepens FirstLight’s fiber footprint in Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud computing and unified communications services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the...

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