Uniti said it is already seeing a number of sales and capital synergies from its pending purchases of Hunt Telecom and Southern Light.

Frontier has begun its G.fast journey in Connecticut to increase in-building broadband speeds for customers that live in apartments.

FirstLight has rebranded Sovernet Communications under the FirstLight brand, marking the next stage in integrating the company.

Frontier said it should be winning over more medium-sized business customers in its legacy and California, Texas and Florida markets.

Verizon said channel bonding will provide a more graceful way to upgrade network speeds as it implements NG-PON2 in its FTTX network.

Verizon says that its “One Fiber” approach is going to simultaneously satisfy multiple needs while keeping costs in check.

CenturyLink and Level 3 say their combined fiber network will enable the new company to more effectively compete against cable for SMBs.

Windstream has introduced its SDNow (Software Defined Network Orchestrated Waves) optical wavelength offering.