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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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TCG Joins FirstLight’s Channel Program

TCG Joins FirstLight’s Channel Program

One of the Northeast’s leading telecom master agencies signs on as a FirstLight Channel Partner Albany, NY – March 11, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud, and unified communications services to enterprise and...

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FirstLight Completes Acquisition of PrimeLink

FirstLight to Acquire PrimeLink

Enhances FirstLight’s position in New York’s North Country with additional fiber capacity Albany, NY – February 11, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud computing and unified communications services to enterprise and...

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FirstLight Announces Large Dark Fiber Sale

FirstLight Launches DDoS Protection and Mitigation Solution

Service will help detect suspicious traffic and mitigate attacks ALBANY, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2020 – FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud computing and unified communications services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout...

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