Recent Press Releases

FCC Unveils Consumer Broadband Labels to Provide Greater Transparency to Consumers

Labels Will Help Consumers Make Informed Broadband Purchasing Decisions and Serve as a Safe Harbor Format for Meeting Transparency Rule Requirements WASHINGTON, April 4, 2016 – The Federal...

Birch Completes Purchase of Primus Telecommunications Assets in Canada

Company expands customer base and service footprint with the purchase of select assets of Canada's largest independent, full-service telecommunications and cloud service provider. ATLANTA, April...

The Kenton Group Announces New Business Unit: Kenton Optical & Fibre Technologies

4th April 2016 - Global network access specialist, The Kenton Group, has today announced that it is expanding on its already strong presence in providing network access, demarcation and connectivity...

Just Five Metros Generate 27% of Worldwide Colocation Revenues

RENO, NV, March 29, 2016 -- New Q4 data from Synergy Research Group shows that just five metro areas account for 27% of worldwide retail and wholesale colocation revenues. Ranked by revenue generated...

Zayo acquires Texas-based data center operator

Purchase further strengthens Zayo's expansive fiber and colocation portfolio in greater Dallas metropolitan area BOULDER, Colo. – April 1, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:...

Lumos Networks Lights up EdgeConneX's Edge Data Center in Norfolk, VA

Marks the 35th Data Center Connected to the Lumos Network and the First in the Norfolk/Hampton Roads Expansion Market WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumos Networks Corp. ("Lumos...

Frontier Communications Completes Acquisition of Verizon Wireline Operations in California, Texas and Florida

NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) today announced completion of its $10.54 billionacquisition of Verizon Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VZ) wireline...

Ethernet switch market continues to fragment, data center drives growth, according to Dell'Oro Group

Data Center Sales for Arista, Huawei, and Juniper Surged in 2015 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – March 30, 2016 – A recently published report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market...

Level 3 Sets First Quarter 2016 Earnings Call Date

BROOMFIELD, Colo., March 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (LVLT) will release its first quarter 2016 results April 28, 2016. The company will broadcast a live conference call on...

SDN and NFV Unlock Massive Potential for Managed Security Services

Managed security service global revenue totaled $17.4 billion in 2015, up 9 percent from the prior year, and it is forecast to grow by one third over the next five years. More than half (54 percent)...

Zayo launches FlexConnect

On demand, usage-based cloud and data center connectivity to major global traffic destinations and exchange points BOULDER, Colo. – March 30, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:...

PCCW Global Achieves Industry Milestone As World's First MEF 100G CE 2.0 Certified Service Provider

Delivering performance and scalability for the digital economy and hyper-connected world HKT (SEHK: 6823) – HONG KONG, March 31, 2016 – The MEF today announces that PCCW Global has...

Vertical Systems Group: 2015 Global Provider Ethernet LEADERBOARD

Colt, AT&T and Level 3 gain share for the year; Colt advances into second position ahead of BT Global BOSTON, MA, MARCH 30, 2016 - Vertical Systems Group's year-end 2015 Global Provider...

Level 3 Adds Microsoft Office 365 to its Cloud Connect Solutions Ecosystem

BROOMFIELD, Colo., March 30, 2016 – Enterprises seeking to connect to Microsoft Office 365 via Azure ExpressRoute for their productivity, collaboration and storage needs can now do so through...

CenturyLink acquires IT security services firm netAura

Purchase signals continued expansion in managed security services MONROE, La. – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced it has acquired netAura LLC, a security services firm that...

Lightower's Limitless Networks Power eMedicine Innovations in Health Care

Innovation in patient care is changing the health care landscape and high performance, scalable network solutions are needed to ensure success BOXBOROUGH, MA — March 30, 2016Lightower...

MetTel Awarded GSA Contract Renewal

NEW YORK, NY (March 29th, 2016) – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider for enterprise businesses, today announced it has received a renewal for its U.S. General Services...

FiberLight Partners with Carrier-1 to Deliver Reliable Fiber Connectivity to Infomart Dallas

Partnership Enables Redundant Access to One of the Most Connected Carrier-Neutral Data Centers in the World ATLANTA – March 29, 2016 – FiberLight, LLC, an industry leader in providing...

IDC Forecasts Strong Growth for Software-Defined WAN As Enterprises Seek to Optimize Their Cloud Strategies

SD-WAN Technology and Services Market Poised to Reach $6 billion by 2020 FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 24, 2016 – Software-defined networking has already arrived in the datacenter, providing the...

Calix Invited to Join ONOS Project

Initial Collaboration Seeks to Expand the Reach of ONOS-Supported Applications Beyond Java PETALUMA, CA--(Marketwired - March 29, 2016) - Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX), the world leader in enabling...