Fiber or Copper Cable – Which is better?

Fiber or Copper Cable – Which is better?

When it comes to using fiber or copper cables, each has its pros and cons. Many data centers, such at 165 Halsey Street, utilize both in our cross connects. On a high level, fiber-optic technology sends light pulses created by a light-emitted diode or laser along...
What is a Cross Connect in a Data Center?

What is a Cross Connect in a Data Center?

When it comes to connectivity, data centers have you covered. There are numerous connection types and options available. This includes interconnection services and the ever important cross connect. What Is A Cross Connect? Businesses are always looking for ways to...
Top Reasons to Consider Colocation in New Jersey

Top Reasons to Consider Colocation in New Jersey

It’s nearly the end of the first quarter of 2021, and we want to know – how are your colocation needs being met so far this year? Finding the right data center that meets your top infrastructure needs can be one of the best investments your organization ever...
Data Center Security – What To Expect

Data Center Security – What To Expect

Data center security is one of the most aspects of a carrier hotel or colocation facility. As the building holds mission-critical information, the security of data is vital. With cyberattacks and data breaches becoming more common, taking security seriously is one of...
Meet-Me Room – A Critical Part of a Data Center

Meet-Me Room – A Critical Part of a Data Center

Providing low-latency connections to organizations and reducing network costs, a meet-me room is a vital part of data centers and carrier hotels. What is a Meet-Me Room? A meet-me room (MMR) can be easily described as a gateway to the Internet. It allows reliable,...
What are the 2021 Predictions for IoT?

What are the 2021 Predictions for IoT?

It’s well known that technology trends, especially around the Internet of Things (IoT) are driven by edge computing, AI, and the promise of 5G. Society is constantly moving closer to a fully connected world of autonomous vehicles, smart homes, and more.  The Internet...