Recent Press Releases

Tower Cloud Establishes New Point of Presence at Colo Atl

Colo Atl Serves as Mission-Critical Facility for One of Southeast US' Largest Tower Backhaul and High-Speed Networking Providers ATLANTA, July 19, 2016 – Colo Atl, the leading provider of...

FirstLight Fiber Solves Colby-Sawyer College's Need for Speed

Internet Upgrade Enhances Learning Capabilities for 1,100 Students at New Hampshire-Based College Albany, NY – July 19, 2016 – FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth...

Verizon begins lab testing NG-PON2 technology

Ericsson/Calix and ADTRAN selected for technology trial NEW YORK -- As Verizon advances toward implementing new technology on its fiber optic infrastructure, the company has reached a critical...

AT&T Invests More Than $3 Billion Over 3-Year Period to Enhance Local Networks in Illinois

CHICAGO, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- At AT&T1, we invested more than $3 billion in our Illinois wireless and wired networks during 2013 - 2015. These investments drive a wide range of upgrades...

More than 50% of U.S. broadband households will have a smart home controller by 2020

Research firm's NUMBERS™ service provides forecasts for sales and adoption of smart home controllers, IP cameras, and home security for the U.S., Europe, and Asia Parks Associates today...

Network Functions Virtualization Market Worth Over $15 Billion by 2020, Says IHS Markit

NFV software to account for bulk of revenue LONDON (July 19, 2016) – The global network functions virtualization (NFV) market, which includes NFV hardware, software and services, will be worth...

By 2017 half of server units will ship to the cloud, according to Dell'Oro Group

Macro-Economic Uncertainty and Brexit Set to Accelerate Cloud Adoption REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – July 11, 2016 – According to a recently published report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted...

EarthLink announces acquisition of Boston Retail Partners to expand its technology consulting offering for retailers

ATLANTA — July 15, 2016 — EarthLink Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: ELNK), a leading network services provider dedicated to delivering great customer experiences, today announced it has acquired...

CenturyLink wins OCC disaster recovery services contract

WASHINGTON CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) recently won a contract to provide disaster recovery services to theOffice of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). CenturyLink will help the OCC...

Major carrier selects Zayo for national dark fiber solution

20-year agreement with $50 million in value BOULDER, Colo. – July 15, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has been selected by a major U.S. carrier for a dark fiber network that...

AT&T Simplifies Networking, Helps Save Costs for Businesses in 76 Countries and Territories

DALLAS, July 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* is launching a transformative solution that lets businesses easily and flexibly manage their network services. With AT&T Network Functions on...

Major carrier selects Zayo for national dark fiber solution

20-year agreement with $50 million in value BOULDER, Colo. – July 15, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) has been selected by a major U.S. carrier for a dark fiber network that...

Global Colocation Solutions Provider CyrusOne Completes New Data Hall at Phoenix Data Center Campus

CyrusOne's Chandler II Data Center Facility (Photo: Business Wire) Multimedia Gallery URL DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (CONE) has completed construction...

Lumos Networks to hosts second quarter 2016 earnings call on August 3, 2016

WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumos Networks Corp. (NASDAQ: LMOS) will host a conference call with financial analysts at 8:30 a.m. (ET) on Wednesday August 3, 2016 to discuss its operating and...

Enginuity Communications, Inc. Acquires Assets of Pulsecom

St. Charles, IL July 18, 2016 --- Enginuity Communications, Inc., a leading manufacturer of service interface products for fiber and copper networks, announces the acquisition of assets of Pulse...

GCI and Teck Red Dog Operations Announce High-Speed Internet to Noatak and Red Dog Mine

Partnership between Alaska telecommunications and mining industry leaders will lead to faster service for nearby rural community ANCHORAGE, Alaska, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GCI, Alaska's...

CWA Statement on the FCC's Tech Transitions Order

Contact: Candice Johnson or Amy Fetherolf, CWA Communications, 202-434-1168, cjohnson@cwa-union.org and afetherolf@cwa-union.org Washington, D.C. -- Today, the Federal Communications Commission took...

MEDIA BROADCAST Deploys ADVA FSP 3000 in Nationwide Connectivity Backbone

ADVA Optical Networking announced today that MEDIA BROADCAST, Germany's leading media and broadcasting service provider, has deployed the ADVA FSP 3000 to power its scalable fiber optic backbone...

AT&T Expands Access to Gigabit Speeds to more Businesses in 20 Alabama Communities

AT&T Business Fiber Expands Access up to 1 Gigabit per Second Internet BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T1 is expanding access to gigabit internet speeds for...

Michael Golob Appointed Senior Vice President of Engineering and Technology for Frontier Communications West Region

LOS ANGELES--()--Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) has appointed Michael Golob, a recognized telecommunications industry engineering leader, as senior vice president,...