Recent Press Releases

Rye Telephone Company Named Certified Gig-Capable Provider by NTCA-the Rural Broadband Association

Rye Telephone Company of Colorado awarded an NTCA Gig-Capable Provider for its internet speed achievements. RYE, Colo., June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Rye Telephone Company (RTC), a USConnect company,...

Birch Further Expands its Channel Partner Program

Promotes 20+ Year Channel Executive to Lead Expanded Strategic Alliances and Partner Programs ATLANTA, June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Birch Communications, Inc., ("Birch") a leading provider...

MegaPath Names Dan Foster President, Business Markets

Pleasanton, Calif. – June 20, 2016 – MegaPath, a leading provider of voice, data, security and cloud services in North America, today announced that Dan Foster has rejoined MegaPath as...

Windstream and BroadSoft team up to bring customized Virtual PBX to hospitality market

New customized solution allows hoteliers to fully integrate and unify communication management systems LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Windstream (NASDAQ:WIN), a leading provider of advanced network...

GTT CEO Rick Calder Recognized as 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

McLean, VA, June 20, 2016 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that Rick Calder, president and CEO, has...

Communications Sales & Leasing To Acquire Tower Cloud

Advances CS&L's diversification strategy Extensive fiber-to-the-tower network in the Southeast Small cell and dark fiber network provider LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --...

ADTRAN Sets the Nation's Communities on the Path to Gigabit Transformation

Utilities, MSOs and land developers deliver Gigabit broadband to over 350 communities HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 20, 2016-- ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of...

IBEW Members Ratify Verizon Contract

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) represents approximately 725,000 members who work in a wide variety of fields, including construction, utilities, manufacturing,...

CWA Members Overwhelmingly Approve Verizon Contracts

Contracts cement historic victory for nearly 40,000 wireline workers, wireless retail workers, and wireless technicians following seven-week strike Verizon workers along the East Coast overwhelmingly...

Zayo launches new DDoS mitigation service

Enhanced security solution safeguards traffic BOULDER, Colo. – June 16, 2016 – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO), the global leader in Communications Infrastructure, introduced a new...

Ultra-Fast AT&T Gigabit Internet Speeds Spread Quickly Across North Carolina in the First 18 Months

AT&T GigaPower Now Reaches Customers in over 15 Communities across 5 Major Metros in North Carolina Available at Nearly 20,000 Apartments at over 80 Apartment Complexes CHARLOTTE, June 16, 2016...

Frontier Communications Appoints Craig L. Collins as Sr. Vice President of Commercial Sales and Operations for West Region

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) has appointed Craig L. Collins, an experienced telecommunications industry leader, as senior vice president, commercial sales...

CenturyLink, carriers will file motion to strike flawed data analysis from FCC business data services proposal

WASHINGTON – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) will file a motion to strike the "irretrievably flawed" data framework underlying the Federal Communications Commission's recent...

Mediacom Business Expands Fan Experience at Iowa Speedway with Reliable and Secure WiFi

Des Moines, IA – June 16, 2016 – Just one year ago, Iowa Speedway called upon Mediacom Business, a division of Mediacom Communications Corporation, to provide Gigabit+ broadband speed for...

GTT Expands Asia-Pacific Presence with New Services in Sydney

McLean, VA, June 16, 2016 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that it has increased its presence in...

Windstream exchanges half of CS&L equity stake to reduce debt

Windstream exchanges half of CS&L equity stake to reduce debt LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Windstream (NYSE:WIN, news, filings) today announced it has closed a transaction to transfer approximately...

Slic Networks Painlessly Upgrades Internet Service Customers in St. Lawrence and Franklin Counties

Speeds are Doubled, While Monthly Bills Stay the Same Potsdam, NY-- June 15, 2016--Just in time for the summer holiday season Slic Network Solutions residential customers in St. Lawrence and Franklin...

CANARIE, StarLight and Ciena Complete 300G Trial

Shows the ability to provide 50 percent more capacity at longer distance to meet growing demand from scientific research, OTT, disaster recovery and DCI applications HANOVER, Md. — 06/15/2016...

Data center Ethernet switch 40 GE sales surge in !Q16 on strong cloud demand, according to Dell'Oro Group

100 GE Adoption Expected to Pick Up by End of 2016 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – June 10, 2016 – According to a recent report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for information about the...

Lightower Expands All-Fiber Network in New York City

Staten Island expansion serves borough while providing diverse bypass around Manhattan, ideal for latency-sensitive applications and route diversity BOXBOROUGH, MA —June 15, 2016 —...