Recent Press Releases

Atlanta Among first cities with AT&T's New High-Speed Internet service for businesses

AT&T Business Fiber Internet Service to Provide Speeds of up to 1 Gigabit per Second in Multi-Tenant Office Buildings ATLANTA, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* is now offering Atlanta...

Windstream provides update on REIT spinoff

Company to distribute 80.1% ownership in REIT to shareholders Remaining 19.9% ownership in REIT used to retire additional Windstream debt Company to hold special stockholder meeting in February...

TDS Telecom offers 1Gig to customers in 19 communities across four states

MADISON, Wis. (Dec. 18, 2014)—Gigabit is quickly becoming one of the newest buzz words when it comes to super-fast Internet speeds. In 2014, TDS Telecom entered the gigabit conversation. First...

Frontier Communications Achieves Highest Standard of Ethernet Services Certification

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) today announced the successful completion of the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) 2.0 certification for its Carrier Grade...

GigaWhat? 87% of Internet Subscribers are Unaware of Gigabit Internet

New Consumer Research Puts Gigabit Movement into Consumer Perspective PORTLAND, Ore. and COLLEGE PARK, Md., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from Pivot Group and Telecompetitor offers...

Spoken Communications to Power Avaya Hybrid Cloud Solution for Enterprise Contact Centers

SEATTLE, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spoken Communications, a cloud infrastructure provider specializing in contact center virtualization, today announced an agreement with Avaya, a leading...

AT&T Mentoring Program For Secondary School Students Gathers Pace In Europe

More than 1,900 students at over 60 schools in France, Germany, Slovakia, The Netherlands, Israel and the UK have enrolled for 2014-15 academic year

New Commerce Department Report Examines Competition Among U.S. Broadband Service Providers

Submitted on December 17, 2014 Washington, D.C. - A new report released today by the U.S. Commerce Department's Economics and Statistics Administration (ESA) examines, for the first time,...

Communications Statement Regarding Connect America Fund, Phase II

Program Further Expands Broadband into Rural America WASHINGTON – December 12, 2014 – Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) welcomes Thursday's action by the Federal Communications...

Cloud Computing Concepts (C3) and Atlantic Broadband Announce Strategic Alliance

<0> Powerful Alliance Creates Single Source for Connectivity, Cloud, Disaster Recovery, Telecom and Support </0>

Marriott International First to Deploy New Unified Communications Hospitality Solution From Verizon Enterprise Solutions

Verizon Hospitality Communications Express Offers a Fully Managed, Cloud-Hosted Voice Solution; Reduces Need for Onsite IT Support BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon...

Beehive Broadband Announces Partnership with Church & State to Provide Access to Gigabit Service for Local Entrepreneurs

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beehive Broadband announced today that they will donate their Gigabit fiber service to Church & State, a non-profit entrepreneurial resource center located in...

Broadband CPE Shipments to Reach 151.9 Million, Underpinned by Residential Gateways

Singapore - 08 Dec 2014 Worldwide broadband customer premise equipment (CPE) shipments are expected to reach 151.9 million by the end of 2014. "The residential gateway segment continues to grow...

HP, Salesforce Join Growing List of Cloud Services Connected to Verizon's Secure Cloud Interconnect Service

Verizon SCI Service Enables Enterprises to Tap Into Enterprise-Class Networking Solution BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – Verizon Enterprise Solutions' Secure Cloud Interconnect service is now...

Hurricane Electric Penetrates Further Into the Midwest With Two New Points of Presence at Digital Realty in Saint Louis

Hurricane Electric, the world's largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it has added two new Points of Presence (PoP) at Digital Realty facilities located at 210 North Tucker...

Corning Incorporated to Acquire TR Manufacturing, Inc.

CORNING, N.Y., December 15, 2014Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire TR Manufacturing, Inc. The terms of the agreement were not...

Dimension Data's Principal Unified Communications Consultant David Danto Named To InfoComm University Faculty

Global industry expert will provide students with instruction on industry-leading innovation and strategies. FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dimension Data, the $6 billion global ICT...

Verizon Champions Innovative STEM Programs in 5 Underserved New York City Schools

$100,000 in Verizon Innovate Learning Grants to Help Schools Stimulate Students' Interest in Tech Fields

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Cloud Infrastructure Leadership Battle Becoming a Two-Horse Race

RENO, NV, December 15, 2014--New Q3 data from Synergy Research Group shows that Cisco has now strengthened its leadership of the cloud infrastructure equipment market and achieved a record high...

MRV Names Mark J. Bonney President and Chief Executive Officer

Stephen Krulik Promoted to Chief Financial Officer CHATSWORTH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2014-- MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC), a global provider in converged packet and optical solutions...