Recent Press Releases

Omnitron Launches Low Latency and Low Power Carrier Ethernet SFP NID

Omnitron Systems Technology, Inc., (www.omnitron-systems.com) a leader in Carrier Ethernet demarcation, today announced the launch of the iConverter® SFP-NIDTM, a Small Form Pluggable (SFP)...

U-verse with AT&T GigaPower Launches Today in the City of Chicago

CHICAGO, June 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, AT&T* is fulfilling a commitment it announced in May to bring U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM to residential and small business locations in...

T-Systems and ADVA Optical Networking Showcase the Future of Terabit Networking in Unique Demonstration

Key Features Include Long-Haul Transmission Capacity, Increased 100Gbit/s Spectral Efficiency and Optical Multi-Vendor Interoperability ADVA Optical Networking announced today its successful...

CenturyLink Schedules Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call

MONROE, La., June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) plans to release its second quarter 2015 earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, and host a...

North State Communications Acquires Stalwart

Leading data center and cloud services provider obtains leading IT security integratorpossible Netflix experience through direct connection. HIGH POINT, N.C., June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- North...

Ciena, Cisco and Infinera Lead 2015 IHS Infonetics Optical Network Hardware Scorecard

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - June 24, 2015) - IHS (NYSE: IHS) today released excerpts from its 2015 IHS Infonetics Optical Network Hardware Vendor Scorecard, which profiles and analyzes the 10 top...

Ciena, Cisco and Infinera Lead 2015 IHS Infonetics Optical Network Hardware Scorecard

Cambridge, MASSACHUSETTS (June 24, 2015)-IHS (NYSE: IHS) today released excerpts from its 2015 IHS Infonetics Optical Network Hardware Vendor Scorecard, which profiles and analyzes the 10 top...

Frontier Bundles High-Speed Internet with Nest Learning Thermostat

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Secure, a service of Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR), today announced two exclusive offers for new and existing Frontier Communications...

Akamai Releases First Quarter 2015 'State of the Internet' Report

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global average connection speed increased 10% to 5.0 Mbps; South Korea leads at 23.6 Mbps United Kingdom had the fastest average mobile connection...

Ovum forecasts FTTx optics to exceed $1bn in 2015

London, June 23, 2015 - According to a new forecast report* by Ovum, FTTx optics will reach a new record level in 2015, following a record-breaking 2014. The report forecasts that FTTx optical...

Harris Communications Now An Approved Vendor for MiCTA Members

SAGINAW, Mich., June 23, 2015-- MiCTA has named Harris Communications as an approved national vendor for DAS Services available to all MiCTA members across the United States. MiCTA, a non-profit...

Increased Demand for Global Internet Transit Drives Hurricane Electric to Launch Second Point-of-Presence in Italy

Expanded growth in the Mediterranean provides more customers with access to the most robust IPv6 backbone in the world ROME--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hurricane Electric, the world's largest...

Zayo Upgrades Ethernet Backbone to 100G

Company upgrades backbone from 10G to 100G to provide customers with greater scalability, reliability and improved user experience BOULDER, Colo. – June 23, 2015 – Zayo Group Holdings,...

Verizon Offers Raises to 38,000 Employees

Company Begins Negotiations With CWA and IBEW on 2015 Contract; Offer Maintains Competitive Wages and Benefits and Assists With Long-Term Success of Verizon's Wireline Business NEW YORK, June 22,...

Scott Krohn to Join Verizon as Treasurer

NEW YORK, June 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fran Shammo, chief financial officer, Verizon Communications, today announced thatScott Krohn will join Verizon on July 6 as Treasurer, succeeding Matt Ellis,...

Fatbeam acquires fiber assets from EMAN Networks in Spokane's Central Valley

Signs 10 Year Contract to Serve Spokane Valley's Central Valley School District SPOKANE, Wash., June 22, 2015 -- Fatbeam, a competitive access provider, today announced an agreement with EMAN...

Growth Ahead for Enterprise SBCs as Voice over IP Gateways Are Replaced

Campbell, CALIFORNIA (June 17, 2015)—Global enterprise session border controller (eSBC) revenue was $65 million in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15), an 8 percent year over year increase,...

Legislation aims to close "homework gap" by promoting innovative ways to keep kids digitally connected outside of school

Thursday, June 18, 2015 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Angus King (I-Maine) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.V.) introduced the Digital Learning Equity Act of 2015, major legislation that...

Enventis Takes on the Consolidated Communications Name

Name Change Follows Merger, Reflects Combined Company, Greater Scale and Resources MANKATO, Minn., June 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Consolidated Communications (Nasdaq:CNSL) announced effective...

New TELUS fibre optic network will help spur the next wave of social and economic opportunity for Edmonton

One billion dollar investment will stimulate employment and economic growth, and allowhealthcare providers, educators and technology companies to reimagine how they deliver services Edmonton, AB...