Recent Press Releases

Integra Names Marc Willency as New Chief Executive Officer

VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Integra, a provider of fiber-based, enterprise-grade networking, communications and technology solutions, announced today that its Board of Directors...

New core router sales push market towards all-time high in 2Q15, according to Dell'Oro Group

Alcatel-Lucent Grabs Share, Huawei and ZTE Bolstered By China REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – August 25, 2015--In a recently published report from Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market...

CenturyLink honored in 2015 North America SIP Trunking Leadership Scorecard

Industry analyst firm IHS ranks CenturyLink second among the top 10 market-leading SIP trunking service providers in North America MONROE, La. – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced...

XO Communications expands award-winning network in the Salt Lake City region

XO invests nearly $5 million in the local economy since the start of 2014 HERNDON, Va. – August 27, 2015 – Following its 2014 network expansion strategy announcement, XO Communications...

AT&T Accepts Nearly $428 Million in Annual Support from Connect America Fund to Expand and Support Broadband for Over 2.2 Million Rural Consumers in 18 States

WASHINGTON, August 27, 2015 – AT&T, Inc. has accepted $427,706,650 in annual, ongoing support from the Connect America Fund to expand and support broadband for over 2.2 million of its rural...

Consolidated Communications Accepts $14 Million in Annual Connect America Funding

MATTOON, Ill., Aug. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:CNSL), accepted offers from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) totaling $14 million...

CenturyLink to bring broadband to 1.2 million rural households in 33 states

Company to accept approximately $500 million from the Connect America Fund MONROE, La., Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) announced today that it will bring high-speed...

CenturyLink honored in 2015 North America SIP Trunking Leadership Scorecard

Industry analyst firm IHS ranks CenturyLink second among the top 10 market-leading SIP trunking service providers in North America MONROE, La. – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced...

IEEE Announces the Formation of Two New IEEE 802.3 Study Groups

IEEE 802.3 Next Generation Ethernet Passive Optical Network IEEE 802.3 2.5 Gb/s and 5 Gb/s Ethernet over Backplane and Copper Cable PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IEEE, the world's largest...

8x8 Teams with CDW to Optimize Telecommunications for Leading Healthcare Services Provider MHM

Aug 25, 2015 Global Cloud Communications Leader Selected For HIPAA Compliance Gold Standard, Scalability and Unique User Experience SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), a...

Unite Private Networks Announces Deployment of 100th Small Cell Site

Des Moines, IA (August 25, 2015) – Unite Private Networks (UPN) announced today it has deployed dark fiber service to its 100th small cell site in Iowa. The deployment is part of a state-wide...

First customers connected in trial of 'G.fast' ultrafast broadband

Residents of Huntingdon – a market town in Cambridgeshire – today became the first people in the UK to take part in the field trial of a new type of ultrafast broadband technology from...

Windstream Carrier Solutions Leverages Zayo's Data Center Connectivity for 100G Expansion in New York Market

Zayo to deploy colocation infrastructure for Windstream at two zColo facilities BOULDER, Colo. – August 25, 2015 – zColo, Zayo Group's (NYSE: ZAYO) data center and colocation...

Comcast Fosters Chico Local Business Innovation and Productivity By Extending Fiber Network and Communications Services for Meyers Business Park

Network Expansion Provides Chico Businesses With Scalable, High-Performance 10 Gigabit-per-Second Ethernet Services LIVERMORE, Calif.August 25, 2015Comcast Business today announced...

Father of Internet Search comes back to LYCOS

LYCOS founder Michael (Fuzzy) Mauldin returns as a Director Hyderabad & Waltham: August 24, 2015 – LYCOS, (NSE & BSE: 'LYCOS' or the company), one of the most widely known...

Session border controller (SBC) and IMS core revenues grew 23 percent year over year

Voice over LTE, SIP Trunking and Ongoing Upgrades to Voice over IP (VoIP) Drive the Voice Core Industry REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – August 24, 2015 A recently published report from Dell'Oro...

Mid-Year 2015 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD

Port growth unprecedented in the first half of 2015; Mergers may shake up the market by the end of the year BOSTON, MA, AUGUST 24, 2015 – Vertical Systems Group's U.S. Carrier Ethernet...

Birch Expands National Broadband Footprint

Industry-leader expands fast, affordable, high-speed internet service to 14 additional states ATLANTA, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Birch Communications, Inc., ("Birch") a leading...

Verizon Selects Mesosphere DCOS as Nationwide Platform for Data Center Service Orchestration

Cluster Technology Enables Scalability, Automation and Efficiency Improvements NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet increasing data center demands, Verizon will begin using...

Clinton becomes first Mississippi city to qualify at least eight areas for C Spire's historic 1 Gbps Fiber to the Home Internet technology initiative

Hinds County town turns another area "green" as part of nation's first and only statewide rollout of 100 times faster Internet accessi U.S. CLINTON, Miss., Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --...