Getting a Channel Bounce

Posted: 04/2001 Getting a Channel Bounce Collocation, Web Hosting Good for IT, Telco Resellers By Josh Long Surging demand for web-hosting services, bandwidth and rack space is affording telecommunication companies and IT concerns who have been outsourcing their collocation needs an opportunity to bundle those turnkey solutions and partially resell them as services to third […]

Trading Desk: Band-X Acquires German Exchange

Posted: 02/2001 Band-X Acquires German Exchange Band-X Ltd. (, the London-based virtual market for international telecom wholesale capacity, has acquired Hanse-X (, a switched minute traffic exchange in Germany. Hanse-X, which offers a bandwidth and collocation brokerage service, will be renamed Band-X Germany. Financial terms were not disclosed. As part of a technology investment program, […]

Trading Desk: Offers Change Hubs into Trading Centers

Posted: 01/2001 Offers Change Hubs into Trading Centers By Khali Henderson Neutral collocation facility operators are moving beyond real estate and access management to provide services that will facilitate city-to-city and metro capacity trading. Telx (, which has operated a neutral collocation facility at 60 Hudson St. in New York for the past three years, […]


Posted: 12/2000 IN BOX Additions, Corrections to Source Book Band-X One Liberty Plaza, 23rd Floor New York, NY 10006 +1 212 386 6194 Fax: +1 212 386 6599 Contact: Ilissa Mandelik, Business Development & Marketing Company Type: B2B Exchange for Int’l Telecom Support Services Offered: International Switched Minutes, International Bandwidth, IP Transit, Telco […]

Opcenter: Collocators Do Carriers’ Cyberlifting

Posted: 08/2000 Collocators Do Carriers’ Cyberlifting By Ken Branson If, as the conventional industry wisdom holds, you can’t have too much bandwidth, then a corollary is this: You can’t have too much collocation space.Collocation used to be a simple matter of putting a competitive carrier’s equipment in a cage in an incumbent carrier’s CO. The […]

Business News – Qwest, IBM Form Alliance to Build Data Centers

Posted: 05/2000 Qwest, IBM Form Alliance to Build Data Centers By Ken BransonQwest Communications International Inc. ( and IBM Corp. ( will build 28 data centers throughout the United States during the next seven years.Company officials say they should realize $5 billion in revenue from the centers–Qwest for providing network services to IBM, and IBM […]

Collocation Moves into Neutral Territory

Posted: 02/1999 Collocation Moves into Neutral Territory By Khali Henderson Investment Equities Associates’ New World Tower carrier hotel located in downtown Miami Source: Investment Equities Associates Frustrated that their international carrier’s expansion plans were bogged down by the inability to easily place new switches, Jim Lavin, Sheila Peterson and Bob Marmon left Arbinet, New York, […]

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