Recent Press Releases

Broadband equipment market flat in 3Q14 as PON grows and DSL slows

Campbell, CALIFORNIA, November 18, 2014—Market research firm Infonetics Research released vendor market share and preliminary analysis from its 3rd quarter 2014 (3Q14) PON, FTTH, and DSL...

Telstra announces plans for Government Cloud

To help drive the adoption of cloud services within the public sector, Telstra today announced its plans to create a cloud environment built specifically for federal, state and local government. The...

AARP Commends FCC For Proposed Rule to Protect Older New York Consumers

FCC Action Would Establish Strong Consumer Protections for Older Households, Ensure Access to Phone Service in Emergencies and Natural Disasters NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A...

AT&T Supports Yountville's Pathway Home With Funding For Vets' PTSD Treatment

AT&T Donates $5,000 for tablets used in digital therapy efforts

YOUNTVILLE, Calif., Nov.

Integrated Telecommunication Services Stocks Under Review - Verizon Communications, Frontier Communications, Telefonica, BCE Inc., and Portugal Telecom

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LONDON, November 21, 2014

FCC proposes facilitating technology transitions by modernizing consumer protection, competition rules

Proposals Meant to Preserve Access to 911, Increase Transparency & Maintain Competitive Choices Washington, D.C. – Taking steps to facilitate the ongoing transitions in the nation's...

IX Reach selects Zayo Group to Provide Dark Fibre Connectivity in New York

London – November 20, 2014 - Global Bandwidth Infrastructure services provider Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) announced today a deal with wholesale carrier solutions provider IX Reach to...

North American optical transport market spending drops in third quarter of 2014, according to Dell'Oro Group

Metro WDM Takes a Big Hit in North America REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – November 19, 2014 – According to a newly published report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market...

RCN Business Brings Full Suite of Enterprise Communications Services to 450-460 Park Avenue in New York City

Carrier to offer services ranging from Dedicated Internet Access to Hosted Voice solutions New York City – November 20, 2014 – RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network...

Ciena and Avaya Team Up to Reduce Enterprise Network Complexity and Costs

Combined solution offers a fully integrated end-to-end network architecture that addresses enterprises' need for capacity and flexibility HANOVER, Md. and SANTA CLARA, Calif. — 11/20/2014...

Windstream announces workforce changes

Nov 20, 2014 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN) is making changes to its workforce to improve its cost structure and operate more efficiently. The company plans to eliminate 350...

Lightower Named Authorized Vendor for State of Rhode Island Data Network Services

BOXBOROUGH, MA — November 20, 2014 — Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance,...

Zayo Adds Peak to Its Connect to the Cloud Platform

Boulder, Colo.November 20, 2014 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) an international provider of Bandwidth Infrastructure services, today announced that Peak, an enterprise-class...

Comcast Business extends fiber network to bring multi-gigabit Ethernet services to commercial areas in Albuquerque and Santa Fe

COMCAST BUSINESS EXTENDS FIBER NETWORK TO BRING MULTI-GIGABIT ETHERNET SERVICES TO COMMERCIAL AREAS IN ALBUQUERQUE AND SANTA FE New Competitive Option Offers Secure, Scalable Bandwidth for Cloud...

FairPoint Strikers Hold Two Thursday Actions: Montpelier Rally, Boston Protest

- IBEW President Edwin D. Hill headlines major rally in Montpelier; strikers and allies target FairPoint's biggest shareholder in Boston - Strike by 1,700 FairPoint workers for good jobs and...

Consumer Alert: FairPoint Explains Mobile PicketingCompany Asks Public to Remain Watchful for Acts of Vandalism

PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications today alerted consumers to be aware of actions they may be exposed to related to the ongoing IBEW and CWA strike against the...

Verizon's 'Give and Give Back' Campaign Rewards Small-Business Customers, Nonprofits

Ellen Yu Verizon Communications Public Relations 908-559-2818 ​ellen.yu@verizon.com Read the Verizon Small Biz Blog: www.verizon.com/smallbusinessblog Sweepstakes Will Award $5,000 to a Verizon Small...

Windstream Upgrades Network with Overture 6500 Multi-Service Ethernet Platform

Award-winning CE 2.0 platform protects Windstream's past infrastructure investments while increasing current capacity and expanding future service capabilities. RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Nov....

Grande Communications continues expansion of 1 Gigabit service for customers

Contact: Kris Ferraro, (512) 382-9017, Kris@giantnoise.com West Campus Area of Austin to Receive 1G on November 19 SAN MARCOS, TX [November 19, 2014] – Grande Communications, the Texas-based...