Recent Press Releases

AT&T Fiber Reaches 1 Million New Business Customer Locations

AT&T* today announced that it has added 1 million additional business customer locations to its fiber network since 2012 when the company began its aggressive fiber expansion program. The...

U.S. Robocall Volume Reaches 1.45 Billion Calls in December, Breaking New Record for YouMail National Robocall Index™ Report

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 1.45 billion robocalls were placed to U.S. phones in the month of December, marking a 48.5% sequential increase in the nation's monthly...

Birch Announces Substantial Q4 '15 Organic Sales Results

Metro-Fiber Demand and Cloud-Based Services Set New Sales Record! ATLANTA, Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Birch Communications, Inc. ("Birch"), a leading nationwide provider of...

ADTRAN, Inc. Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter 2015 and Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2016-- ADTRAN, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADTN) reported results for the fourth quarter 2015. For the quarter, sales were $139,013,000 compared to $143,982,000 for the...

FCC International Bureau removes Cuba from the exclusion list

WASHINGTON, January 15, 2016 – The International Bureau today removed Cuba from the Commission's Exclusion List for International Section 214 Authorizations, also known as the Exclusion...

Lumos Networks Corp. Announces Appointment of New Board Members

WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumos Networks Corp. ("Lumos Networks" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: LMOS), a fiber-based service provider of data, voice and IP-based...

Howard Watson to be CEO of BT Technology, Service and Operations

Brings expertise in engineering, strategic development, business transformation and post-merger integration Howard Watson is to be the new CEO of BT Technology, Service and Operations (BT TSO) and...

Southern Light Signs 20-Year Indefeasible Right of Use Agreement with Allied Fiber For Neutral Colocation and Dark Fiber

Inc. 5000 company collaborates with Allied Fiber to better serve customers JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Fiber, the United States' first open-access, integrated,...

Windstream Expands Its 100G Network to NJFX’s Meet-Me Room at Tata Communications’ Cable Landing Station

New 230-Mile Extension Connects Windstream's Ashburn, VA Network Core to NJFX's Carrier-Neutral Data Center in Wall Township, NJ WALL, NJ – JANUARY 18, 2016 - New Jersey Fiber Exchange...

Zayo completes acquisition of Allstream

Trans-Canada routes and deep metro networks bolster Zayo's global Communications Infrastructure BOULDER, Colo. – January 15, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. ("Zayo") (NYSE:...

The CRTC wants to talk about broadband Internet with Canadians!

Canadians are invited to fill out a questionnaire and have their say January 14, 2016 – Gatineau – Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission The Canadian...

Technology Market Intelligence Firm Studies the Growing Competition in Smart Home Services

The raft of smart home devices displayed at CES 2016 highlights the growth and potential of the smart home market. Over the next 12 months, smart home devices sales will nearly double year-on-year,...

Transbeam Deploys Its Highly Reliable Fiber Solution in Central New Jersey

Serves key business regions including Princeton, Trenton, Cherry Hill and Camden, New Jersey New York, NY – January 12, 2016 – Transbeam, Inc., a leading managed service provider of data,...

Level 3 and Google Reach Settlement-Free Interconnection Agreement

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) and Google announced they have reached a new multi-year, settlement-free interconnection...

MEF16 Save The Date! Baltimore-Washington USA, 7-10 November 2016

Assembling Industry Stakeholders To Advance Dynamic Network Services Powered By CE 2.0, LSO, SDN & NFV Los Angeles, 13 January 2016 - The MEF is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the...

Comcast Wholesale Introduces New International IP Voice Termination Services at the Pacific Telecommunications Council 2016 Conference

DENVER--( )--Comcast Wholesale, a leading provider of IP voice and data, broadcast and digital content distribution, recently added international IP voice termination to its portfolio...

Smart residential security equipment – expectations in 2016 – IHS 'research note'

For the smart home market, 2015 will be viewed as a launch-pad year for many suppliers. Although most of the top security device vendors have had smart devices in their portfolios from previous...

WOW! Business Signs Channel Partnership Agreement with Telecom Master Agency X4 Solutions

ENGLEWOOD, CO – Jan. 14, 2016 WOW! Business, a communications and cloud service provider, has reached a channel partnership agreement with X4 Solutions, a national telecom master agency...

RCN Business Establishes Point of Presence at 401 North Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA (January 14, 2016)RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video, has established a point of presence (PoP) at Netrality...

New Look for Region's Largest Communications Company

January 12, 2016 – Sioux Falls, SD:: The company that brings high-speed Internet, cable TV and phone services to more than 330,000 homes and businesses is changing its logo and will start using...