Recent Press Releases

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...

Global Capacity Names New Chief Technology Officer

Tony Thakur Appointed to Drive One Marketplace™ Network Planning, Strategy and Operations Chicago, IL, USA, March 29, 2016 - Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company,...

AT&T Launches Ultra-Fast Gigabit Internet Speeds in Los Angeles Area

Internet Speeds up to 1 Gigabit per Second on the 100% Fiber AT&T GigaPower Network plus Access to Award-Winning TV Services LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2016 — AT&T1 is launching our...

Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. to Acquire Wireless Towers

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., March 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. ("CS&L" or the "Company") (CSAL) today announced that the Company entered into...

New Fios TV ads make it clear: Fios is not cable. We're wired differently

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's new TV spots for its Fios product make clear the difference between our 100 percent fiber optic network and plain old cable: fiber...

Frontier Communications Launches Vantage™ Brand

A superior 100% digital entertainment experience NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) today launched its Vantage™ brand, a premium all-digital...

US Accounts for Almost Half of all Major Cloud and Internet Data Centers

RENO, NV, March 21, 2016 -- New Q4 data from Synergy Research Group shows that the US now accounts for 46% of major cloud and internet data center sites. The next most prominent locations are China...

Oak Hill Capital Partners to Acquire FirstLight Fiber

Acquisition Focused on Accelerating FirstLight's Continued Growth Albany, NY March 23, 2016FirstLight Fiber ("FirstLight"), a leading fiber-optic bandwidth...

Verizon Retirees Fight Against Even More Executive Golden Parachutes

Cold Spring Harbor, NY – March 21, 2016 -- Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) retiree leaders are waging a new proxy challenge to what they call "an accounting gymnastics loophole" in...

Menlo College Enhances the Educational Experience with Comcast Business Ethernet

New Ethernet service provides a dynamic platform that drives application performance and increases productivity for college staff MENLO PARK, Calif., March 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Comcast...

TELUS investing $2 billion through 2020 to extend advanced communications infrastructure across Quebec

Significant investment across the province will increase wireless speeds,extend TELUS' fibre optic Internet network to even more homes and businesses, and help deliver better healthcare Montreal,...

Server sales rise 7 percent in 2015, strongest performance since 2011, according to Dell'Oro Group

Server Shipments to Microsoft and Facebook Surge; Google and Amazon Pause REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – March 15, 2016 – In a recently published report from Dell'Oro Group, the trusted...

ADVA Optical Networking Launches MicroMux™ Module for Ultimate DCI Scalability

ADVA Optical Networking today unveiled its new MicroMux™ module – the latest addition to its FSP 3000 CloudConnect™ solution. The module provides unprecedented client port...