Press Releases

Global Capacity to Speak on the Value of Interconnection and Carrier Ethernet 2.0 in Today’s Marketplace

VP of Product and Marketing, Mary Stanhope, Invited to Speak at Ethernet World 2014


08/21/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces that Vice President of Product and Marketing Mary Stanhope will be speaking at Ethernet World 2014, co-located with SDN & NFV Summit 2014, to be held September 16-17 in Nice, France.  Ethernet World is the largest international conference and exhibition focused on enabling cloud and data services with Ethernet.

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Global Capacity and NCTC Partner to Bring Competitive Network Solutions to Rural Cable and Video Operators

One Marketplace Delivers Cost-Effective Access and Greater Network Opportunities to NCTC Members


07/22/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, and National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. (NCTC), a cooperative of independent cable operators, today announce a new master service agreement that allows NCTC members and affiliates to expand network service coverage throughout North America.  Leveraging its One Marketplace, Global Capacity enables the efficient, cost-effective pricing and procurement of network connectivity for NCTC and its over 950-member cooperative.

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Global Capacity Awarded 2014 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award

One Marketplace Recognized for Exceptional Innovation


06/25/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announced today the receipt of the 2014 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award from TMC for its marketplace of networks, One Marketplace. TMC’s Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award honors exceptional products and services that facilitate voice, data and video communications that were brought to market in the last 12 months.

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Global Capacity to Speak at the Colorado Telecommunications Association 2014 Summer Meeting and Vendor Showcase
VP of Product and Marketing, Mary Stanhope, to Discuss Connecting a Global Ecosystem of Local Network Providers


06/18/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces that Vice President of Product and Marketing Mary Stanhope will be speaking at the Colorado Telecommunications Association (CTA) 2014 Summer Meeting and Vendor Showcase to be held July 23-25 in Loveland, CO.  The CTA promotes the availability of resources and enhances the opportunity of its members to provide advanced, high quality communications networks and services to customers in rural Colorado, linking residents of the state to the global network.

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Global Capacity to Speak at the Inaugural BIG Telecom Event
Vice President of Product and Marketing, Mary Stanhope, to Discuss Competitive Strategies for Smaller Telecom Operators


06/03/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces that Vice President of Product and Marketing Mary Stanhope will be speaking at the BIG Telecom Event (BTE) to be held June 17-18 in Chicago, IL.  Organized by Light Reading, in partnership with the Open Networking Foundation (ONF), the BIG Telecom Event is a conference that brings real-world, cutting-edge technology demonstrations and business insights to communications service provider executives.

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Global Capacity Named Finalist for Most Innovative Service Provider
Pipeline Magazine Recognizes the Innovation of Global Capacity’s One Marketplace


05/29/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces today that it is one of two finalists in the Most Innovative Service Provider category for Pipeline Magazine’s 2014 Communications and Entertainment Technology (COMET) Innovation Awards.  This marks the second consecutive year that Global Capacity is recognized as one of the most ‘Innovative Service Providers’ for its One Marketplace platform.

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Global Capacity to Participate in Grand Opening of Equinix’s New Dallas Data Center
Join Chief Revenue Officer, Ben Edmond, to Discuss Solutions to Extend Your Network and Accelerate Your Application Delivery


05/28/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces today that it will participate in the grand opening of Equinix’s fifth International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) in Dallas, DA6, located in the Dallas InfoMart at 1950 North Stemmons Freeway, on Wednesday, June 11 at 4:00 PM.  Executives from Global Capacity, Microsoft and Clear Government Solutions will join Equinix’s Americas President, Karl Strohmeyer, to highlight the importance of the Dallas expansion.

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Zthernet Selects Global Capacity for Expanded Ethernet Coverage
Interconnection to Global Capacity’s One Marketplace Enables Efficient Delivery of Managed Service Solutions


05/27/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces it has been selected by Zthernet, LLC, a Texas based IT management and support company, to expand the reach of its network and enable the efficient delivery of its managed services, including private Cloud and integrated voice solutions, to small and medium sized businesses.

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Global Capacity, Overture Win 2014 GTB Innovation Award for Wholesale Service
Companies recognized for Global Capacity’s One Hub interconnection service that uses Overture Multi-service Carrier Ethernet platforms to aggregate TDM-based IP and Carrier Ethernet services.

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.
05/22/2014
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Overture today announced it has won a Global Telecom Business Innovation award in conjunction with Global Capacity for the companies’ “High-performance Wholesale Service Delivery in a Hybrid Network Environment” solution. The companies received the awards for Global Capacity’s One Hub interconnection to One Marketplace using Overture’s Carrier Ethernet Platforms.

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Global Capacity and PEG Bandwidth Partner to Bring Connectivity to Rural Markets
One Marketplace Expands Connectivity to Tier 2 and 3 Markets through Automated Pricing and Network Interconnection


05/20/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, today announces a new wholesale buy and sell agreement with PEG Bandwidth, LLC, a provider of high-capacity, scalable Ethernet backhaul networks.  Leveraging bilateral interconnects to Global Capacity’s One Marketplace in New York City, Ashburn, Pittsburgh, Chicago and Dallas Points of Presence (PoPs), PEG Bandwidth now has the ability to procure off-net services, giving it greater network reach. From PEG Bandwidth, Global Capacity gains additional Ethernet over Fiber network access over 15,000 route miles throughout lower-tier and rural markets in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest and South Central regions, further differentiating the company’s ability to provide automated connectivity…

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Global Capacity Expands Canadian Market Presence
Canadian Access Pricing Provides Competitive Network Solutions To One Marketplace Customers


05/13/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces the availability of competitive, automated network pricing to locations throughout Canada, accommodating growing customer demand from national and managed service providers who want to establish flexible, scalable and reliable network connections across Canada to expand their service areas.

While not as fragmented as the US access market, Canadian businesses are served by approximately 150 providers offering data and private line services including incumbent, cable BDUs, utility telcos, and resellers.  Now, through the award-winning One Marketplace platform, real-time quotes provide visibility to over 60,000 Canadian route kilometers covering over 40 city networks and rural fiber broadband services.

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Global Capacity Named Finalist for Company of the Year
Light Reading Recognizes Global Capacity’s Record Growth and Achievements in 2013


05/12/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces today that it has been named a finalist in the Company of the Year (Private) category by Light Reading for the 2014 Leading Lights Awards.

“Global Capacity is honored to be recognized among leading carriers and service providers,” states Jack Lodge…

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Global Capacity and 24/7 Mid-Atlantic Network Announce Wholesale Service Agreement
Interconnection to One Marketplace Enables Off-Net Reach and Greater Ethernet Service Area


04/24/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, today announces a new wholesale agreement with 24/7 Mid-Atlantic Network, LLC, one of the East Coast’s fastest growing fiber optic network service providers serving the Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia area markets.

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Global Capacity to Speak at the Ethernet Technology Summit
VP of Product and Marketing, Mary Stanhope, to Discuss Accelerating Ethernet Connectivity through Automation and Service Delivery


04/09/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces that Vice President of Product and Marketing Mary Stanhope will be speaking at the fifth annual Ethernet Technology Summit to be held April 29 - May 1 in Santa Clara, CA.  The Ethernet Technology Summit focuses on Ethernet and its use…

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Global Capacity Selected to Speak at WAN Summit New York
Chief Revenue Officer, Ben Edmond, to Discuss Key Issues in Enterprise Access Network Design


04/08/2014
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Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, today announces that Ben Edmond, Chief Revenue Officer for Global Capacity, will be speaking at TeleGeography’s inaugural WAN Summit New York, being held April 29 in Midtown Manhattan, NY.  WAN Summit NY brings together corporate Wide Area Network strategists and service providers to focus on key issues in enterprise network…

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