Latest Headlines

Latest Headlines

FiberLight, Cirracore serve up IaaS-based business continuity, disaster recovery for businesses

FiberLight is branching out of its network infrastructure roots into the growing cloud-based Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions for business continuity and disaster recovery (DR) market through a partnership with cloud provider Cirracore.

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.  

Rising stars in wireline: Future leaders to watch in 2014

The time to innovate couldn't be any more pressing for the wireline telecom industry as traditional operators look to shut down 100-year-old TDM networks and transition to all-IP infrastructure. FierceTelecom profiles eight up-and-coming executives meeting the demands of a changing landscape.

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.

FiberLight wraps fiber-based ring for LINX's Northern Va. Internet Exchange site

FiberLight has put the final touches on a redundant dark fiber optical network for the London Internet Exchange (LINX) in Northern Virginia as the U.K.-based provider looks to establish a larger foothold in the U.S. market.

The Contenders: Dark fiber providers add a new layer of flavor on the network cake

It's clear that the dark fiber market is on a rapid growth trajectory. FierceTelecom takes a look at five dark fiber providers coming of age in this special report.

FiberLight gets $97.2M cash infusion to fund network expansion

FiberLight, a growing fiber-based competitive provider, has secured $97.2 million in new funding from a number of creditors led by CoBank.

FiberLight snags 20-year dark fiber agreement with Univ. of Virginia

FiberLight has won a 20-year contract to provide its dark fiber services to The University of Virginia, connecting the main university data center to Northern Virginia.

FiberLight lights up Dallas-Ft. Worth 100G network link

FiberlIght, a competitive service provider, has completed its first 100G link between Dallas and Ft. Worth--two key markets in its growing Texas network footprint.

FiberLight extends fiber network into Texas DASH market

FiberLight, a Southeastern fiber-centric service provider, has completed the buildout of its new long-haul regional network segment serving Texas' DASH (Dallas-Austin-San Antonio-Houston) market.