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]

How Big Data is Changing the Face of Networking

The Internet was invented to establish bridges between computers across which information could be exchanged. Since those first few messages sent in the early 1970s, those bridges have proliferated and expanded to become the information superhighway of today, connecting users the world over and providing a channels for a constant transfer of unthinkably huge volumes... [more]

We’re Providing Higher Speeds for Higher Education!

We are excited to announce the deployment of our scalable fiber optic network to Soka University’s campus in Aliso Veijo, California! The new, high-capacity fiber infrastructure provides Soka University with faster Internet access and offers students and faculty alike true network diversity for added reliability. Every year, the amount of mobile devices that students bring... [more]

Big Data Makes for Big Growth

Word to the wise: the small percentage of businesses who have figured out how to make use of big data are experiencing some serious benefits and growth.
It may seem like we’ve reached the pinnacle of data growth, but the truth is that we’re only at the doorstep of the age of big data. Though we have fallen prey to the thought that everything that has been invented has already been invented, the reality is that technological innovation is flourishing, and tech... [more]

Is Your Network Prepared for Bigger Data?

To continue our series on Big Data...
To continue our series on Big Data… Big data has been an enormous gift for companies seeking market insights, and will become increasingly valuable as big data gets even bigger. More data has been created in the last two years than in all of human history, and the amount that we generate is currently doubling... [more]

We’ve Expanded in LA!

Wilcon Expands Los Angeles Fiber Network for Wireless Communications
We are excited to announce today that we are expanding Wilcon’s fiber-optic network throughout Los Angeles to provide enhanced wireless communications infrastructure for cutting-edge small cell site technology. Our team is presently at PTC’17 to further share our news. The fiber network deployment serves hundreds of small cell sites across Downtown Los Angeles (DTLA), including... [more]