2017 Storms May Mean Network Rethink

2017 Storms May Mean Network Rethink

Major hurricanes, even ones as powerful and large as Hurricane Irma, don’t disrupt subsea cables, according to industry executives. But that doesn’t mean traffic crossing those cables won’t be disrupted by the damage from hurricanes, warns one data center operator. Gil Santaliz, founder and managing director of New Jersey Fiber Exchange (NJFX) , the New Jersey-based data center located next to the Tata cable landing station in Wall, N.J., says the impact of storms such as the US and the…

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Hurricane Irma – How NJFX is Supporting Critical Global Infrastructure

Hurricane Irma – How NJFX is Supporting Critical Global Infrastructure

Hurricane Irma swept through the Caribbean, Florida and up through the southeast over the last few days. Thousands of homes and businesses were destroyed, communities were flooded and trees were uprooted all through the region. Its full effects are yet to be completely known. One thing that is certain is that power outages are widespread. Residences and companies in the affected areas may be without power for weeks to come. Operating the first and only colocation campus to sit at…

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NJFX Supports Global Communications Infrastructure From 1,500 Miles Away, As Historic Hurricane’s Impacts Are Felt

NJFX Supports Global Communications Infrastructure From 1,500 Miles Away, As Historic Hurricane’s Impacts Are Felt

NJFX’s Colocation Campus is crucial in supporting interconnecting subsea cables, as Miami is threatened by the aftereffects of Irma   WALL, NJ – SEPTEMBER 12, 2017 – New Jersey Fiber Exchange (NJFX), the first and only colocation campus to sit at a cable landing station in the U.S and offers Tier 3, carrier neutral data center capabilities, announces today its urgent work with major carriers to expedite installation of infrastructure to support a major connectivity hub in jeopardy from Hurricane…

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NJFX Unveils New Resources – Offering Clients and Carriers Added Value

NJFX Unveils New Resources – Offering Clients and Carriers Added Value

WALL, NJ – August 31, 2017 – Committed to delivering excellent service and unmatched Tier 3 carrier neutral data center services, NJFX has completed the SSAE16/18 Type II Audit on its data center control policies and procedures. This allows customers to stay up to date with new international service organization reporting standards, and helps mitigate any worries regarding compliance. NJFX is now also providing 24 x 7 x 365 on-site physical support. With a simple call or ticket request via the online…

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NJFX CEO: “We Provide Options”

NJFX CEO: “We Provide Options”

Submarine Cable NewsFeed – Market Snapshot Editor’s Note: In September 2016, NJFX formally unveiled its data center campus located adjacent to the submarine cable landing station in Wall Township, New Jersey. The colorfully named “Tier 3 by the Subsea” was the first of its kind in the industry, disrupting the traditional backhaul model and redefining proximity by providing direct interconnection options at the cable-head without recurring costs on cross-connects. “NJFX is doing something that no company has ever done before,” Gil…

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NJFX Launches The NJFX Market PoP: A Community Portal for Best of Breed Connectivity and Services Options

NJFX Launches The NJFX Market PoP: A Community Portal for Best of Breed Connectivity and Services Options

NJFX Welcomes NJEdge as its First Market PoP User WALL, NJ – May 30, 2017 – NJFX, the first and only colocation campus to sit at a cable landing station and offer Tier 3, carrier neutral data center capabilities, introduces The NJFX Market PoP, a virtual community portal that connects customers to a vast number of vetted service providers that provide a plethora of options for best of breed connectivity and services. By establishing a Point of Presence (PoP) at NJFX’s…

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Aqua Comms and Epsilon Partner to Bring European Route Diversity and On-Demand Connectivity to NJFX’s Colocation Campus

Aqua Comms and Epsilon Partner to Bring European Route Diversity and On-Demand Connectivity to NJFX’s Colocation Campus

Aqua Comms and Epsilon Partner to Bring European Route Diversity and On-Demand Connectivity to NJFX’s Colocation Campus  WALL, NJ – May 15, 2017 – NJFX, the first and only colocation campus to sit at a cable landing station and offer Tier 3, carrier neutral data center capabilities, announces the addition of Aqua Comms DAC (“Aqua Comms”), the operator of Ireland’s first dedicated subsea fibre-optic network interconnecting New York, Dublin and London, and Epsilon Telecommunications, a privately owned global communications service provider, to its ever-growing connectivity…

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Data Center Journal: INDUSTRY OUTLOOK: DATA CENTER DIFFERENTIATION

Data Center Journal: INDUSTRY OUTLOOK: DATA CENTER DIFFERENTIATION

Industry Outlook is a regular Data Center Journal Q&A series that presents expert views on market trends, technologies and other issues relevant to data centers and IT. This week, Industry Outlook talks with Gil Santaliz, founder and CEO of NJFX, about how data center companies can differentiate themselves in a changing landscape. Previously, Gil was CEO, founder and managing member of 4Connections LLC, a 500-mile New Jersey fiber network serving many verticals in that state. 4Connections pioneered the deployment of carrier-neutral dark-fiber services for…

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NJFX Hosts Colocation Campus Tour for Top Financial Institutions

NJFX Hosts Colocation Campus Tour for Top Financial Institutions

  We’re hearing that more and more companies in the financial sector are seeking to receive the multiple benefits and services that data centers offer, but often find themselves running into trouble finding an IT Infrastructure that fits all of their needs. With so many important factors to consider – low latency, security, diversity, and clarity, to name a few – finding a facility that fits all your financial services’ needs can sometimes feel as though you’re digging for a diamond in the rough. We understand,…

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NJFX Supports the Media and Entertainment Industry’s Exponential Data Growth

NJFX Supports the Media and Entertainment Industry’s Exponential Data Growth

Digital content within the media and entertainment (M&E) industry has grown exponentially over the past several years. As production standards shift from High Definition to Ultra High Definition, the amount of data generated is too large and too expensive for traditional storage and transfer infrastructure to handle. A media business’ success hinges on finding a cost-effective means of managing the growth of its content and transferring it for production, broadcast, on-demand or streaming. High-speed 10 Gigabit Ethernet capabilities are making it…

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