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FirstLight Adds Spectrotel to its Wholesale Partner Program

Albany, NY – September 25, 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 today that it has added Spectrotel to its Channel Partner Program, allowing Spectrotel to market FirstLight’s complete portfolio of services to its customer base. Spectrotel, … Read More

How to Accelerate Performance Speed in Healthcare

Speed is crucial in healthcare. After a traumatic injury, stroke, or heart attack, a medical team has a small window in which to stabilize and treat a patient to produce the best outcome. For example, the National Stroke Association emphasizes that getting medical help immediately after a stroke is the key to optimal recovery, noting … Read More

How Finance Needs to Adapt Its Approach to Security in 2019

The average number of cyberattacks has increased by an alarming 67% over the last 5 years for all industries, according to Ponemon and Accenture’s latest Cost of Cybercrime study. The banking industry remains a top target, suffering an estimated loss of $18.37 million in 2018. Security has always been a concern for financial institutions. Financial … Read More

Top 4 Ways to Scale Your Company

Scaling to meet performance and capacity demands is becoming more and more challenging. Data volumes continue to increase at a rapid pace, fueled by trends such as the Internet of Things (IoT). Forbes predicted that by 2025, more than 150 trillion gigabytes of data will need analysis. Companies must acquire enough storage capacity to accommodate … Read More

Can a Managed Router Solution Make Your Network Better?

Many of today’s technology trends put stress on business networks. Companies are moving to voice over internet protocol (VoIP) for telecommunication, allowing them to leverage unified communications (UC). Most organizations have adopted cloud and cloud-based services. The internet of things (IoT) is also gaining widespread usage. All these technologies require a high-speed, low latency fiber-based … Read More