Recent Press Releases

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...

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...