Recent Press Releases

FairPoint Communications to Participate in the Drexel Hamilton Telecom, Media and Technology Conference

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRP), a leading communications provider, today announced it will present at the Drexel Hamilton Telecom, Media...

Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions Connects Florida Hospital Center Ice

Will Provide Internet, Voice, Video and Managed Network and Security Services to New Facility TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions announced today...

Ciena Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Delivers 12% adjusted operating margin and generates $117 million in cash from operations HANOVER, Md. — 09/3/2015 Ciena® Corporation (NYSE: CIEN), the network specialist, today announced...

Mid-Year 2015 Global Provider Ethernet LEADERBOARD

Share rankings shift for Verizon, Colt and AT&T as a result of tightening competition in the global Carrier Ethernet segment BOSTON, MA, September 3, 2015 – Vertical Systems Group's...

Fibrant and Calix Partner to Make Salisbury, North Carolina America's First 10 Gigabit City

10 Gbps Connections Available Throughout Salisbury as City Looks to Next Generation PON SALISBURY, NC--(Marketwired - September 03, 2015) - Thanks to its partnership with Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX),...

CWA Files Letters Calling for Regulators to Investigate Verizon's Refusal to Invest in Traditional Landline Upkeep

Verizon told FCC it spends less than one percent of the average phone and DSL customer's rate on upkeep of the network Legislators Join Call to Investigate Verizon WASHINGTON- The Communications...

Federal Communications Commission Approves Frontier Communications' Acquisition of Verizon's Wireline Operations in California, Florida and Texas

Thousands of Customers Can Expect Broadband as a Result of the Transaction NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) applauded today's decision by the Federal...

FCC Approves Sale of Verizon Local Wireline Operations in California, Florida, Texas to Frontier Communications

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Communications Commission today approved the proposed $10.54 billion sale of Verizon's local wireline network assets and operations in...

Metaswitch Names New CEO to Accelerate Network Software Provider Momentum

Martin Lund brings more than 20 years of experience at top tech innovators to a communications software leader SAN FRANCISCO – September 2015 – Metaswitch Networks today announced that...

Network security firewalls approach $1 billion in 2Q15, according to Dell'Oro Group

Cisco Dominates Data Center Firewall Market, Fortinet Gains Share REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – August 26, 2015 In a recently published report from Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market...

Verizon DBIR App for Splunk Provides Actionable Security Intelligence for Enterprises

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To help enterprises navigate and make sense of the increasingly sophisticated cyberthreat landscape, Verizon Enterprise Solutions announced the...

Carrier Routing and Switching Market Up 19 Percent in 2Q15

Campbell, CALIFORNIA (August 31, 2015)—Following the typically slow first quarter, global service provider router and switch revenue spiked 19 percent in the second quarter of 2015 (2Q15), to...

Hilton San Francisco Union Square Upgrades Guest Experience with Comcast Fiber

New Internet system provides a dynamic and secure platform that drives application performance for San Francisco hotel guests SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Comcast Business...

Vonage Completes the Acquisition of iCore Networks, Inc.

HOLMDEL, N.J., Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE: VG) ("the Company"), a leading provider of cloud communications services for businesses and consumers, has...

Windstream CFO Bob Gunderman to speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch conference

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Bob Gunderman, chief financial officer of Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN), will speak at 2:00 p.m. CDT on Thursday, September 10, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Media,...

U-verse with AT&T GigaPower Launches in Pompano Beach

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 31, 2015AT&T1 is expanding the availability of U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM to residential and small business customers in Pompano Beach.2 The new...

U-verse with AT&T GigaPower Launches in Nine More Dallas and Fort Worth Area Cities

DALLAS, AUG. 31, 2015 AT&T1 is expanding the availability of U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM to residential and small business customers in parts of nine additional Dallas/Fort...

U-verse with AT&T GigaPower Launches in Brookhaven, Dunwoody, Milton and Woodstock

ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T1 is expanding the availability of U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM to residential and small business customers in Brookhaven, Dunwoody, Milton...

Carrier Routing and Switching Market Up 19 Percent in 2Q15; Juniper #3 in Router-Only Share

Campbell, CALIFORNIA (August 31, 2015)—Following the typically slow first quarter, global service provider router and switch revenue spiked 19 percent in the second quarter of 2015 (2Q15), to...

CenturyLink names Duane Ring senior vice president of global field operations

August 31, 2015 MINNEAPOLIS – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) has named Duane Ring senior vice president of global field operations. Ring was previously CenturyLink's region president for the...