Infrastructure: Communications

NAP of the Americas®


NAP of the Americas® is one of the most significant telecommunications centers in the world.  The Tier-IV facility was the first purpose-built, carrier-neutral Network Access Point and is the only facility of its kind specifically designed to link Latin America with the rest of the world. Based in Miami and operated by Verizon, NAP of the Americas provides secure, reliable backbone access to 160 global carriers, making this facility the unrivaled gateway to the Americas.

Peak 10 Data Center Solutions


Peak 10 Data Center Solutions offers cloud services, systems management, managed storage, data backup and restore, managed security, application management and other services in one of the largest hurricane-proof commercial facilities in South Florida. Peak 10 provides a local solution for outsourcing data center services with a secure local center with 24 by 7 engineering and support from a geographically diverse company that operates data centers in multiple markets.

Florida LambdaRail


Florida LambdaRail, LLC (FLR) facilitates advanced research, education, and economic development activities in Florida, utilizing next generation network technologies, protocols and services. The FLR complements the National LambdaRail initiative, a national high-speed research network initiative for research universities and technology companies. The FLR provides opportunities for Florida university faculty members, researchers and students to collaborate with colleagues around the world on leading edge research projects.