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Oxford Networks is an award-winning technology solutions company, and is the largest competitive telecommunications provider headquartered in Northern New England.

Together with its new FirstLight Fiber partner, Oxford Networks manages a 5,000-route-mile high-capacity fiber optic network spanning from Bangor to Albany and beyond, and providing access to more than 4,000 on-net locations and major hub data centers throughout New England and New York. The company operates 10 robust high-security data centers in Brunswick, Bangor, and Portland, Maine; in Keene, Manchester, Lebanon, and two in Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Burlington, Vermont; and Albany, New York. Oxford Networks is also an industry leader in business Voice over IP and hosted Private Branch Exchange (PBX). Founded in Oxford County, Maine, in 1900, the company is proud of its roots and commitment to service and innovation.

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Customer Stories. . .

Kevin Heatley,
Director of Technology and Senior Vice President, Gorham Savings Bank

Last February, Gorham Savings Bank found itself in the midst of a bizarre scenario. A prankster with a firearm caused about $30,000 in damage shooting at a fiber-optic cable box near the Gorham Industrial Park in Gorham, Maine. more-btn

Jeff Graham,
Automatic Distributors

“We were changing some batteries on our server and a live RAID card was inadvertently taken out and it crashed the system. No one could recover it and get it back up.” So Jeff called Oxford Networks’ CTO Ron Shink, who referred him to Senior Systems Engineer Joe Hodge, an expert on the i-series. more-btn

Barbara Kenney
Technology Manager
The Music Hall

Until recently, The Music Hall’s equipment and software were 5+ years old and needed updating. So about a year ago, they started looking at cloud options and found software for running ticketing and fundraising in the cloud, as well as Quickbooks for accounting. more-btn


Mark Anderson,
CTO, I-Comm Connect

Mark Anderson, CTO of I-Comm Connect, was confident that his start-up would be a winner. I-Comm Connect created a patented VoIP calling solution allowing users to place an instant call button on their website as a means of direct customer contact. more-btn

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FirstLight Fiber and Oxford Networks Combine Operations

FirstLight Now Operates a Network Consisting of 415,000 Fiber Miles in New York, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts and 10 Geographically Diverse Data Centers Offering Sophisticated Cloud, Managed and Colocation Services.

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Oxford Networks Offers Customized Data Suites

Organizations that must meet stringent data security standards are increasingly seeking solutions to make their data and IT operations more secure, flexible, and private. Oxford Networks now offers such a solution, providing customized modular suites to customers of its Brunswick Data Center through a vendor relationship with local manufacturer STARC Systems.

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