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FiberLight promotes Paul Pierron to CEO

FiberLight has named Paul Pierron as its new CEO, taking over the role after company  founder Michael P. Miller retired  last February. He comes to the CEO position with plenty of operations and business development experience.  

DE-CIX North America expands Internet exchange to 111 New York-area sites

DE-CIX North America, an emerging Internet exchange provider, continues to make progress in establishing a foothold in the U.S. market by expanding its   Apollon technology platform to service 111 access points in Manhattan, New Jersey and Long Island.

Syringa Networks readies network for 100G with ADVA, addresses new wholesale, enterprise needs

Syringa Networks, an independent regional wholesale and business service provider, has lit up more ADVA Optical Networking FSP 3000 platforms to accommodate new wholesale Fiber to the Tower (FTTT) and business services demands.

Zayo increases network reach in London, adds 53 fiber miles

Zayo is doubling its network presence in London, announcing that has begun building a 53-mile fiber network east of London.

FiberLight reaches halfway point of Texas expansion project, completes 4,500 miles

FiberLight is growing its competitive stance in Texas by finishing the construction of over 4,500 miles of its planned 8,800 mile expansion across the central and western parts of the state.

AMS-IX hooks Zayo's dark fiber into its New York-area data centers

The Amsterdam Internet Exchange has taken another step forward with its ongoing expansion into the U.S. colocation market by selecting Zayo to provide dark fiber to connect its data centers in the New York area where it runs its Internet peering platform.

Wilcon wraps up dark fiber build for Los Angeles Center Studios

Wilcon, a Southern California-based competitive provider, has put the final touches on a new fiber optical network for Los Angeles Center Studios.

Google Fiber sparks competition, FCC revises CAF rules and other top stories of 2013

FierceTelecom is counting down the story lines that shaped the telecom industry in 2013. From special access battles to new networking standards, find out what issues dominated the headlines.

United Fiber & Data wraps NJ redundant fiber ring build

United Fiber & Data has put the final touches on its northern New Jersey fiber network build, reaching through Harrison, across the Passaic River and landing on the banks of Newark.

TeliaSonera International Carrier adds 11,500 fiber miles to North America network

TeliaSonera International Carrier is responding to the growing demand for bandwidth from its growing mix of carrier and social media company customers by adding 11,500 dark fiber miles to its network.