Colocation Isn’t Cookie-Cutter: Check Security Standards

Maybe you’ve considered so many colocation facilities that they’re all starting to blend together. Or maybe you’re just starting down the colo path and don’t yet have all the details about how it compares with an on-premise/dedicated solution. We’re here to tell you that colocation isn’t cookie-cutter — far from it, in fact. One of... [more]

Rapid Connect: Power your Business and Scale as Your Company Grows

Establish network infrastructure in record time with Wilcon’s new Rapid Connect service. Our recently launched Rapid Connect service was designed to meet the increasing demand we are seeing from carriers, service providers and cloud startups that need a fast, scalable way to jumpstart operations on the U.S. West Coast. If you need reliable, cost-effective space,... [more]

Talk Data Centers, Fiber Networks & More with Wilcon at ITW

The one, the only, the biggest industry event of the year bringing together nearly 2,000 companies — that’s right, we’re talking ITW. Spring simply isn’t complete without this iconic conference. During such a pivotal and exciting time for Wilcon, we wouldn’t think of missing this show. Wilcon executives are busy preparing for four days of... [more]

How Higher Education Benefits from Dark Fiber

Businesses and establishments of all shapes and sizes require communications options that will keep them on the cutting edge of information technology. Colleges and universities in particular require connectivity solutions for student/professor engagement, e-learning and research and development. So, what’s the key for building out a secure and reliable network? Dark fiber. Surprised? Let us... [more]

Spring into Channel Partners 2017 with Wilcon!

Ah, April – no better time to spring into action and attend one of the biggest shows of the year for channel-centric participants. That’s why we’re thrilled to be attending Channel Partners Conference & Expo 2017, April 10-13 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas! This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the event that is... [more]

Food, Fun and (Dark) Fiber

A Recap of Wilcon and LightRiver Technologies' Lunch and Learn event on March 23, 2017
What better way to spend our day yesterday than enjoying a fine lunch surrounded by industry peers and colleagues from over 30 different companies, and educating them on how they can benefit from their own private dark fiber networks?  That was our day yesterday, at Wilcon and LightRiver Technologies’ collaborative Lunch and Learn event, held... [more]

Embracing Digital Transformation

Businesses of all sizes are looking for ways to adapt to changing market conditions and manage growth. Companies are seeking new strategies to secure additional customers and take care of existing ones. Embracing digital transformation is a way to make things happen more efficiently, cost-effectively and securely. Companies can connect remote offices, and leverage cloud,... [more]

The New Privacy Standard: How To Ensure Data Impenetrability

Universities are among the organizations in most dire need of additional security, as students have come to hold exacting standards for network speed, reliability and safety.
The Internet was initially developed to be used in an academic, knowledge-sharing setting, but quickly grew and evolved to become the behemoth it is today – an indispensable tool for businesses, governments and the general public. As more and more of our private data and intellectual property found its home on the Internet, so grew... [more]

Lunch & Learn With Us!

Hard to imagine that a fiber strand about the width of a human hair can transport vast amounts of data. Fiber optic networks allow you to transmit information through pulses of light. And when these fiber optic cables are unused, they are unlit or ‘dark’. Dark Fiber is increasingly being used by enterprises and organizations... [more]