United Fiber and Data (UFD), an emerging fiber-centric service provider, on Thursday unveiled plans to build a fiber network that will offer a new low-latency path from the New York City metro area to Ashburn, Va., a major Internet peering point.
Globe-spanning telecommunications services to the financial industry, such as low-latency networking, will continue to have a dramatic effect on the bottom lines of carriers, manufacturers and vendors, an Insight Research report says.
Zayo on Thursday announced that customers can start purchasing service on its two new low-latency routes, the first from Chicago to Seattle and the second between Seattle and New York/Northern New Jersey.
Cross River Fiber, an emerging dark fiber provider, on Wednesday announced that it is building a low-latency fiber connection into Telx's colocation facilities in Clifton, N.J. to target new opportunities in the financial trading industry.
Sidera Networks on Wednesday won a deal to provide its "ultra-low latency" service between DuPont Fabros Technology's NJ1 data center located in Piscataway, N.J. and 2905 Diehl Road in Aurora, Ill., a key financial trading route.
Spread Networks, a privately owned network provider known for its low latency and dark fiber networks, is adding a 100G flavor to its service portfolio, deploying the technology on its Chicago-to-New York fiber backbone and powering it with ADVA Optical's FSP 3000 optical hardware.
Zayo on Tuesday announced it is adding more capacity to its existing low latency and unique route between Spokane and Portland, Ore.
Hibernia Atlantic on Thursday added CME Group, a risk management provider for the financial industry, as a new Point of Presence (PoP) on its Global Financial Network (GFN).
Sidera Networks strengthened its place in the New York/New Jersey metro financial area, announcing on Wednesday that NYSE Technologies signed a new contract for low latency services.
ADVA Optical Networking continues to make a name for itself in the financial-services community as the NYSE Euronext has selected the vendor's FSP 3000 platform for its Secure Financial Trading Infrastructure (SFTI) access center.