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The Holidays at NEF

  Our offices will be closed on the following days in observance of the upcoming holidays: From noon on Christmas Eve, Dec 24th Christmas Day, Dec 25th New Years Day, Jan 1st, 2015 From all of us at NEF, we wish you a wonderful holiday season!

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Happy Thanksgiving From NEF

This year, we’ve had a lot to be thankful for, and we hope the same is true for you. Here are a few things at NEF for which we’re truly grateful in 2014. Abundant opportunities — Clients and partners worked with us on on a variety of data transport and …

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A Deeper Look at the Level 3-tw telecom Merger

Level 3 recently completed its acquisition of tw telecom, and while no integration process is without complexity or complication, this particular amalgamation may be trickier than most. The mere scale of the two carriers involved in this merger as well as their different business models pre-acquisition suggest taking a deeper …

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NEF Supports Wounded Warriors

Though Veterans Day only happens once a year, we can show our deep thanks and appreciation for veterans all year long. NEF supports the Wounded Warrior Project and their mission of honoring our brave men and women who have made sacrifices and selflessly served our country. In the spirit of …

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John Pomposello Joins NEF as Vice President of Sales

Industry Veteran Set to Lead NEF Sales Organization with a Focus on Professional Services Growth NEWTON, Mass. (Oct. 20, 2014) – NEF (, a leading telecommunications and colocation professional services firm, announced today that John Pomposello will lead the sales organization as vice president. The hire marks another growth step …

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Operations Assistant

We are looking for standout operations assistant to join our growing team. If you love working with people and technology, and want an exciting new challenge, we want to talk with you. This role has a host of responsibilities important to the success of our business, including managing details for …

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NEF: Ten Years and Going Strong

July 2014 marked a significant milestone for NEF: the company celebrated its 10-year anniversary! In 2004, New England Fiber started as a two-man dark fiber brokerage business focusing on serving the Boston and New England area and since then has developed into a multifaceted business, offering a variety of services …

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Zayo Announces IPO – Now What?

Zayo recently announced their long anticipated initial public offering. What does this mean exactly for the carrier and their end user customers?  Once going public, companies can sometimes change people, products and strategy, but Zayo has been strategically conducting themselves as if they were a public company for years in hopes …

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Lit Building Data Set Tops 230,000

Leading online fiber mapping tool update includes fiber providers, colocation sites and on-net buildings NEWTON, Mass. (July 23, 2014) – FiberLocator, the leading fiber infrastructure and colocation data source from NEF, announced the latest update to their on-net building data set today. This update encompasses several notable providers including Cogent, …