Industry News

IFN Welcomes New President and CEO, James Turner

IFN is pleased to welcome James Turner (Jim) as new President and CEO. Jim has extensive experience leading companies that provide critical infrastructure services to the public. At IFN, Jim is working on sharpening operational execution across the business to improve efficiency, enhance owner value, and advance customer satisfaction. Jim is also working to refine… Read More »

IFN Management Committee Provides Appreciation Plaque to Board Member Wayne Sparks

Wayne Sparks has served with distinction on the Management Committee of IFN, since 2004 and has recently gone off the Management Committee as of June 27, 2017. Mr. Sparks displayed a strong commitment to IFN and its Member/Owners in addition to fulfilling his responsibilities as an employee of Daviess-Martin Rural Telephone Corporation. Mr. Sparks’ service… Read More »

IFN Carrier Wholesale division to attend INCOMPAS in San Francisco, CA

Cory Childs, Regional Sales Manager for IFN Wholesale division to attend INCOMPAS in San Francisco, CA – October 15 – 17th. Formerly known as COMPTEL, INCOMPAS is the leading trade association for competitive networks. INCOMPAS represents communications and technology companies large and small, advocating for laws and policies that promote competition, innovation and economic development. Cory… Read More »

Parallax Systems Partners with IFN to Enable Organizations via Fiber Optic Connectivity

IFN, the leading Indiana statewide Network Service Provider, announces that Parallax Systems, a division of Richmond Power and Light has selected IFN as one of its middle mile transport providers. According to Jason Weatherly, IFN Enterprise Sales Manager, middle mile fiber is wholesale data transport, specifically targeted at Internet Service Providers, Telecom companies, and cellular companies…. Read More »

IFN to attend the Indiana Economic Development (IEDA) 2017 Site Consultant Event

IFN’s Director of Business Development, Rob Ramsey, will be attending the IEDA 2017 Site Consultant Event on August 16-18th at the French Lick Springs Hotel, in French Lick, IN. About IEDA The Indiana Economic Development Association, Inc. was formed in 1968 by 16 professional industrial developers to provide continuity to a statewide community development effort…. Read More »

IFN to Attend The Indiana Rural Health Association’s (IRHA) Leadership Seminar

IFN will be attending IRHA’s Leadership Seminar on August 24, 2017 at The Palms, in Plainfield, IN. About Indiana Rural Health Association (IRHA) IRHA is a not-for-profit corporation developed for the purpose of improving the health of all Indiana citizens in rural settings through leadership, education, advocacy, collaboration, and resource development. One of the programs… Read More »

How to Interconnect with IFN

IFN maintains point of presences (PoPs) for carrier interconnection (NNI) at the following locations: Chicago Data Center – Cermak 350 East Cermak Road 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60616, (5th flr Equinix IFN cage/2nd flr Equinix MMR). Lifeline Data Center – Henry Street 733 W Henry Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225, (basement panel/1st flr MMR/2nd flr IFN cage)…. Read More »