Recent Press Releases

Onvoy Continues Mission to Increase Scale and Expand Capabilities with Agreement to Acquire ANPI

Onvoy to Purchase ANZ Communications, LLC, the Parent Company of ANPI MINNEAPOLIS, MN - June 14, 2016 - Onvoy, LLC, a fast-growing leader in Communications Infrastructure Enablement, announced the...

Barefoot Networks Unveils Breakthrough Switching Technology: the World's First Fully Programmable Switches that Also Happen to be the Fastest Switches Ever Built

Barefoot Networks First to Make Networks Fully Programmable All the Way Down to the Wire Palo Alto, Calif. – June 14, 2016Barefoot Networks launched today from stealth, revealing...

CenturyLink acquires multi-cloud platform startup ElasticBox

Deal enhances CenturyLink's ability to deliver end-to-end network, multi-cloud and hybrid IT services to business customers globally MONROE, La., June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc....

FTS Fiber Begins Construction of 110-Mile Fiber Network to Bring Gigabit Speed Internet to Maryland Residents

Chestertown, Md. - June 13, 2016 - FTS today officially starts construction of a 110-mile fiber network in Kent County, Md., providing an infrastructure that will make high-speed Internet available...

Fiber Optic Broadband Boosts Value of Multifamily Homes

Nashville, TN – During today's FTTH Connect 2016 conference, the Fiber to the Home (FTTH) Council Americas released a study finding fiber broadband increases rental and property values in...

PON, cable equipment sales push up broadband access market, according to Dell'Oro Group

DOCSIS 3.1 Capable Platforms Spur Cable Access Concentrator Investment REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – June 6, 2016 – As reported in a recently published report from Dell'Oro Group, the...

Frontier Communications Appoints Jacqueline R. Kinney Vice President of State Government Affairs for California

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) announced today the appointment of Jacqueline R. Kinney as vice president of state government affairs for California. This...

Nxtra Data and CenturyLink announce exclusive business partnership to deliver hosting and managed IT services in India

NEW DELHI , June 12, 2016 /CNW/ -- Nxtra Data Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, and CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL), a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company, today...

Public-Private Partnership Board Approves Commonwealth Fiber Optic Communication Project

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania's Public-Private Partnership (P3) Board recently approved a Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission project to install a fiber optic cable along the 550-mile Turnpike...

NTCA Files Petition for Reconsideration of New Charter Merger Buildout Requirement

Arlington, Va. (June 9, 2016)—NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association today requested that the FCC reconsider the buildout of the Charter Communications, Time Warner Cable and Bright House...

Service provider core router market grows double digits in 1Q16, according to Dell'Oro Group

Huawei Routers Drove the Market with China Sales REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – June 6, 2016 – A recently published report from Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about...

AT&T Launches Ultra-Fast Internet Speeds in El Paso

Speeds up to 1 Gigabit per Second Available on the AT&T GigaPower and AT&T Business Fiber Networks in parts of El Paso AT&T1 today launched ultra-fast internet service in parts of El Paso...

AT&T GigaPower and AT&T Business Fiber Launches in San Diego

AT&T launches ultra-fast internet service today with speeds up to 1 gigabit per second over the AT&T GigaPower and AT&T Business Fiber networks in San Diego. Today we're announcing...

Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. Announces Launch of Notes Offering

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. ("CS&L" or the "Company") and CSL Capital, LLC (the "Co-Issuer" and,...

DQE Communications Selects Ekinops to Deliver Wavelength Service Offering

PARIS, June 9, 2016 – DQE Communications, a business network services provider in western Pennsylvania, has launched a wavelength service option for its customers using equipment from Ekinops....

GENBAND Application Server solution now available on CenturyLink's Networx contracts

JITC-certified solution helps agencies manage and upgrade their networks WASHINGTON – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) announced that application server solutions from GENBAND™, a leading...

Delaware Electric Cooperative Chooses Lightower for Transformational Statewide Network

Power Utility Future-Proofs Services Among Its 28 Sites with 250 Mile Custom Network That Will Also Bring All-Fiber Services to Member Businesses Across State BOXBOROUGH, MA — June 7, 2016...

HPE, Cisco and Microsoft Continue to Lead Burgeoning Cloud Infrastructure Market

RENO, NV, June 7, 2016 -- New Q1 data from Synergy Research Group shows that in the burgeoning market for technology to build clouds, HPE, Cisco and Microsoft continue to lead in the three main...

Telia Carrier and Ericsson sign global IoT backbone agreement

STOCKHOLM, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem continues to evolve, Telia Carrier and Ericsson have signed an agreement that highlights the critical role...

Starman and Nokia to deploy first nationwide 10-gigabit residential network in Europe

· Nokia's Ethernet Passive Optical Network (EPON) technology makes Starman the first cable provider in Europe to commercially provide 10Gbps residential services · Starman can now...