Recent Press Releases

New AT&T Plans Guarantee Pricing for 2 Years; Customers Can Save More Than 40% on a Triple Play

DALLAS, April 11, 2016 — Starting Friday, AT&T1 is rolling out new, two-year guaranteed pricing for new DIRECTV®, home Internet and digital home phone customers. When you combine any of...

Verizon Workers Announce Strike Deadline of Wednesday, April 13th

Telecom giant makes $1.8 billion a month in profit, but seeks to destroy good jobs for nearly 40,000 East Coast working families After trying for ten months to reach a fair contract, nearly 40,000...

Contract Expires at AT&T West

WORKERS WILL STAY ON THE JOB AND CONTINUE THE FIGHT FOR A FAIR CONTRACT Sacramento,CA – The 15,000 workers at AT&T West, members of the Communications Workers of America, will work without...

Building, Backhaul and Wholesale Spending Drive Ethernet Access Device Market to 7 Percent CAGR Through 2020

Analysis Worldwide Ethernet access device (EAD) revenue totaled $958 million in 2015, up 4 percent over the prior year. The market continues to be driven by carrier Ethernet connections for three...

Cincinnati Bell Business Launches Connected Office Voice for Small Businesses

CINCINNATI, April 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cincinnati Bell Business has launched Connected Office Voice, a hosted communication solution for small businesses. This new hosted Unified...

Midco Extends Fiber Network in Minnesota with Arvig Agreement

April 7, 2016 – Sioux Falls, SD: Midco® has extended its fiber-optic network reach to more locations in Minnesota through a cooperative relationship with Arvig®. The arrangement will...

WOW! Wholesale Investing in Near-Net Fiber Strategy to Provide Broadband Access to More Commercial Buildings in 18 U.S. Markets

Augusta, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Huntsville, Knoxville and St. Petersburg among Cities Included in New, Aggressive Effort to Serve More Wholesale and Retail Customers ENGLEWOOD, CO – April...

Cox Communications Launches Gigabit Internet Service in Middle Georgia

Warner Robins, GA – Cox Communications today announced that it has launched its gigabit Internet service for residential customers in Middle Georgia. Marketed under the brand name...

WOW! Business Lights Up Chicago Skyline

New Fiber-Optic Cable Provides Hundreds of Businesses in Chicago Central Business District with Access to Value-Priced High-Speed Internet, Voice and Data Services CHICAGO – April 7, 2016...

New FCC Regs Will Stifle Business Broadband & Kill Jobs

Report Projects Loss of 43,560 Jobs, $3.4 Billion Drop in Economic Output WASHINGTON, DC –A Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision to take over pricing of business broadband services...

CenturyLink wins spot on DISA Global Network Services contract

Company authorized to bid on network services supporting troops WASHINGTON – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) has been selected by the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) as an...

LS Networks Acquires Quantum Communications

Northwest Data & Broadband IP Services Provider Expands Footprint PORTLAND, Ore. — LS Networks announced today it has completed the acquisition of Quantum Communications, headquartered in...

Enterprises Evaluating Cloud Providers Say QoS Guarantees, Security Are Most Critical

The IHS Technology Unified Communication (UC) Strategies and Vendor Leadership: North America Enterprise Survey takes an in-depth look at the state of the UC market, where organizations are unifying...

SGLF Study: Government Owned Broadband Networks Should Be "Last Resort"

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new study from the State Government Leadership Foundation (SGLF) found that government-owned broadband networks should be a "last resort" for municipalities...

XO Communications launches Site Security service to help companies protect IP connections on customer networks

Offering incorporates Fortinet equipment and BAE Systems managed security services HERNDON, Va. – April 6, 2016 – XO Communications (XO), in...

CFA Study Finds Special Access Market Concentration Cost Consumers and the U.S. Economy $150 Billion Since 2010

Washington, DC, April 5, 2016 – Taking on one of the most pressing issues facing the current Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) today released a...

Equinix Brings Data Processing Capability to the Edge

Data Hub solution addresses data demands brought on by real-time analytics, Internet of Things (IoT) and data protection REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq:...

Ericsson to acquire NodePrime to accelerate software defined infrastructure

An investment in NodePrime that secures 15 top talents for acceleration of development of software platform for datacenter hardware automation and analytics Already integrated in Ericsson...

Cincinnati Bell Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date

CINCINNATI, April 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cincinnati Bell Inc. (CBB) will host a conference call on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. (ET) to discuss its financial results for the first...

Windstream launches 1-Gigabit Internet service in four market areas

Starting today residential and small business customers can experience ultra-fast 1-Gig Internet service LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Windstream (NASDAQ:WIN), a leading provider of advanced network...