Recent Press Releases

Lightower Expands All Fiber Network in Baltimore

BOXBOROUGH, MA — December 21, 2015 Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of all-fiber, high-performance networking solutions delivered over its own network, announced that it...

Vermont Public Service Board Approves Settlement of FairPoint Service Quality Investigation

FairPoint to Issue Bill Credits, Improve Customer Notification and Invest in Additional Rural Broadband Service Throughout Vermont FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.December 18, 2015 3:00 PMGlobeNewswire...

Windstream Completes Sale of Data Center Assets to TierPoint

Transaction Includes Strategic Partnership to Serve Enterprise Customers LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Windstream (NASDAQ: WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, announced today it...

Virtual Network Security Appliance Market to Accelerate in 2016, According to Dell'Oro GroupCloud Service Providers to be Major Contributor to Growth

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recently published report, Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data...

Windstream Begins 1 Gigabit Internet Service Trial in Lexington, KY

New 1 Gbps Service Will Launch in Five Markets During First Half of 2016 and Help Expand Kinetic TV Service to Additional Customers LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Dec. 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Windstream (...

Sacramento Kings and Comcast Partner to Offer World's Most Connected

Indoor Sports and Entertainment Venue Multi-Year Agreement to Provide Next Generation Fan ExperienceEthernet to Supply Unprecedented Internet Speed for Golden 1 Center, Plaza and Downtown Commons...

AT&T and IBM Expand Their Strategic Relationship in Managed Application and Managed Hosting Services

DALLAS and ARMONK, N.Y., Dec. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* and IBM (NYSE (NYX): IBM ) today announced they are expanding their long-term strategic relationship to bring businesses a full suite...

Lightpath Connects More Than 65 New Jersey Schools And School Districts To Faster Internet And Big Savings

Emerges as a leading participant in statewide initiative to help schools save millions on broadband connectivity; selected as preferred provider of hosted voice services to replace aging phone...

Lightower Named Authorized Vendor for Commonwealth of Virginia Data Network Services Contract

BOXBOROUGH, MA — December 17, 2015 Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of all-fiber, high-performance networking solutions delivered over its own network, announced that it...

US Internet to Launch New 2.5 and 5 Gbps Fiber Internet Service In Q1 2016 for Minneapolis Residents

Minnetonka, MN – December 15, 2015 – US Internet ("USI" – www.usinternet.com), a pioneering global Internet and data services provider since 1995, today announced the...

USA FIBER Selects ByteGrid for High Speed Dark Fiber Route Connecting Ashburn With Silver Spring, MD Data Center

Partnership Provides Access to Unique Underground Dark Fiber Path to Ashburn Bypassing Washington SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- USA FIBER, a company that engineers, builds and...

TDS Backup Online — It's back

December 15, 2015 A cloud-based service, TDS Backup Online is accessible from anywhere and includes 200GB of storage. Just in time for all those holiday photos, TDS Telecommunications Corp....

IIA REPORT: CONSUMERS CAN SET ASIDE $10,500 ANNUALLY BY UTILIZING HIGH-SPEED INTERNET AS A MONEY-SAVING TOOL

IIA REPORT: CONSUMERS CAN SET ASIDE $10,500 ANNUALLY BY UTILIZING HIGH-SPEED INTERNET AS A MONEY-SAVING TOOL Potential broadband-enabled savings rose 55 percent over five-year period thanks to new...

CityFibre acquires KCOM's national network assets for £90m facilitated by £180m fundraising

CityFibre acquires KCOM's national network assets for £90m facilitated by £180m fundraising CityFibre Emerges as the UK's National Infrastructure Alternative to BT Openreach...

14% of U.S. broadband households plan to buy a streaming media player by midyear 2016

14% of U.S. broadband households plan to buy a streaming media player by midyear 2016 New Parks Associates research finds that 14% of U.S. broadband households plan to buy a streaming media player by...

Openreach Uses ADVA FSP 150 for New 10Gbit/s EAD Service

ADVA Optical Networking's High-Capacity Demarcation and Aggregation Solution Increases Bandwidth Ten Times Over December 15, 2015 ADVA Optical Networking announced today that Openreach, the...

Cincinnati Bell Inc. Closes Secondary Public Offering of Common Stock of CyrusOne Inc.

Cincinnati Bell Inc. Closes Secondary Public Offering of Common Stock of CyrusOne Inc. CINCINNATI, Dec. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE:CBB) ("Cincinnati...

MDS Achieves TM Forum Frameworx Conformance Certification

MDS Achieves TM Forum Frameworx Conformance Certification Becomes first billing and customer care company to achieve Frameworx Implementation Conformance for a Managed Service Warrington, UK |...

CityFibre acquires KCOM's national network assets for £90m facilitated by £180m fundraising

CityFibre Emerges as the UK's National Infrastructure Alternative to BT Openreach London, 14 December 2015 – CityFibre has today announced a £90 million acquisition of KCOM's...

Level 3 Completes 49 Mile Northern New Jersey Network Expansion

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Dec. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 (NYSE: LVLT) has completed work on its 49 mile network expansion inNorthern New Jersey, a high-tech center for innovation in the region. The...