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Q&A with Sue Kelly, Newly Appointed FiberLight SVP of Enterprise Sales
Thursday, October 17, 2019

FiberLight Hires Cable Industry and Coaching Veteran to Lead Enterprise Sales   We recently sat down with industry legend Sue Kelly to get her thoughts on her new role at FiberLight, coaching and career background, and thoughts on the opportunity...

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FiberLight Hires New Leader for Strategic Partners and Alliances Sales Channel
Monday, September 9, 2019

Jes Shiflet discusses his experience and FiberLight’s unique value in the channel  FiberLight is pleased to welcome Jes Shiflet as Vice President, Strategic Partners and Alliances. We recently sat down with Jes to discuss his experience, the newly renamed channel...

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FiberLight Prepares for Hurricane Dorian So You Can Have Peace of Mind
Saturday, August 31, 2019

As our customers in the Tampa area prepare to ride out Hurricane Dorian safely, FiberLight wanted to take this opportunity to reassure the market that we are on the job. Here are measures we have taken to protect our network...

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#ITW2019 Welcome to Atlanta
Thursday, June 20, 2019

The city FiberLight knows from the (under)ground up Since International Telecoms Week (ITW), the annual meeting for the global telecoms industry, moved to Atlanta this year, we thought we’d help attendees get to know the lay of the land—and our...

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Getting to the Cloud Without Breaking the Bank
Thursday, May 30, 2019

These days it seems as though everybody’s got their head in the clouds. Organizations large and small around the world rely on cloud computing to maintain day-to-day operations. In fact, use of cloud technology has become nearly ubiquitous throughout enterprises...

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Five Benefits of Direct Connectivity to the Cloud
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

From finance and healthcare to education and government, organizations across a wide range of verticals are migrating their mission-critical data and applications to the cloud in droves. In fact, according to global market intelligence firm IDC, by 2021, enterprise spending on...

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Understanding Dark Fiber: 4 Advantages of Switching to the Dark Side
Friday, May 3, 2019

Let’s imagine that a business finds itself with increasing connectivity needs, growing bandwidth requirements, and a push for decreased latency. To most, this probably sounds like a large order. The truth is, whether it’s an online gaming company that needs...

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Building Better Networks for the 5G Future
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

By Wayne Wooley, Senior Vice President of Construction, FiberLight The widespread availability of 5G wireless connectivity is on the horizon, and it’s time for network providers to prepare their infrastructure to enable advanced wireless technologies. In fact, according to the...

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The Wizards Behind the Curtain: Three Critical Factors in Running an Effective Fiber Optic Network
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

By April Stoume, Vice President Service Delivery, FiberLight The telecommunications industry is embarking on yet another major transformation, introducing a wide range of next-gen communications technologies – such as IoT, C-RAN, and 5G mobility – which will change the way...

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How FiberLight Protects Its Network Against the Threat of Hurricanes
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

By Ron Holt, Vice President, Field Operations Katrina, Sandy, Irma, and Harvey. These popular names have taken on new meaning for millions of citizens across the United States, representing some of the most devastating hurricanes in recent history. As satellite...

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