What is the Difference Between Lit Fiber and Dark Fiber?

What is the Difference Between Lit Fiber and Dark Fiber?

Leaving cable and dial-up in the dust, fiber-optic connectivity is the fastest and most reliable service available today.  Traveling at nearly the speed of light, fiber connectivity transmits data at rates up to one hundred Gbps (gigabits per second). That’s...

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Five Business Use Cases For Private Cloud

Five Business Use Cases For Private Cloud

Contemplating moving your IT operations to the cloud? You aren’t alone. According to Denodo’s Global Cloud Survey 2021, cloud adoption is still on the rise. The percentage of businesses moving advanced workloads to the cloud spiked 25 percent in 2021, with private cloud deployment showing the largest increase (also 25%) over the same period of time. 

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The Future of Cloud Computing: 7 Trends for 2022 and Beyond

The Future of Cloud Computing: 7 Trends for 2022 and Beyond

The Future of Cloud Computing: 7 Trends for 2022 and Beyond   Business use of cloud computing has taken off in recent years. As Gartner reports, public spending on cloud storage will close out this year 23% higher than 2020, reaching $332 billion. A vast majority...

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A Day in the Life of Our NOC Team: A Q&A with Marcus Prieto

A Day in the Life of Our NOC Team: A Q&A with Marcus Prieto

A Day in the Life of Our NOC Team: A Q&A with Marcus Prieto   Next up in our Q&A blog series, we’re checking in with a team member who has one of the most important responsibilities at UPN: keeping our network up and running. Please meet Marcus Prieto,...

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The Evolving Role of Telecom Customer Service

The Evolving Role of Telecom Customer Service

The Evolving Role of Telecom Customer Service   When it comes to your business fiber network solutions, fewer choices are becoming a reality. Imagine turning the corner to a grocery store cereal aisle, anticipating a deluge of tasty-sounding breakfast treats. But...

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