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What to Expect from Our Finger Lakes Acquisition

In 2017, a lot of exciting changes happened at FirstLight. Mergers with Oxford Networks and Sovernet Communications have enabled us to add to our already extensive fiber optic network, making us one of the leading fiber-based providers in the Northeast. The New Year kicks off with our customers benefitting from the integration of Finger Lakes … Read More

Finger Lakes Technologies Group is Now FirstLight

Rebrand is Part of FirstLight’s Rapid Integration of Recent Acquisitions   Albany, NY – January 15, 2018 – FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that it is substantially complete with the integration of Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”) and that FLTG is now officially FirstLight. The brand … Read More

FirstLight Completes Acquisition of 186 Communications

Fourth transaction in the past year further advances FirstLight as one of the largest providers of fiber-based, high-capacity services throughout the Northeast FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of 186 Communications (“186”).  This latest acquisition marks the Company’s fourth successful acquisition … Read More

As the year comes to a close, we would like to thank our customers for their continued support and take a moment to reflect on all that FirstLight has accomplished in 2014. It was a year focused on leveraging our infrastructure, enhancing our capabilities and strengthening our team – all of whom are dedicated to … Read More

New Hampshire Business Review – August 27, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber of Albany, N.Y. announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement to acquire G4 Communications, one of New Hampshire’s oldest Internet service providers, further consolidating state’s telecommunications industry and stepping up its challenge to FairPoint Communications and Comcast in the battle to gain share … Read More

LIGHT READING – August 27, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber has augmented its years-long mission to amass a New England fiber empire with an acquisition more geared toward expanding its enterprise customer base. The Albany, N.Y.-based company today announced that it has acquired the assets of Manchester, N.H.-based G4 Communications , which includes its Manchester data … Read More