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Comcast Business ups competitive ante against Verizon with $9M Virginia fiber network investment

Comcast Business plans to invest over $9 million over the next 12 months to expand its fiber network in Virginia, enabling it to reach over 3,000 businesses with Ethernet services.

Cisco maintains dominant revenue share in data center Ethernet switch market, says research group

As service providers expand their cloud service footprints, sales of the 40 Gigabit Ethernet (GE) switches for data centers jumped 40 percent year-over-year.

AT&T: 40, 100G demand ramps, sees 400G on the horizon

DALLAS-- AT&T's Ethernet footprint expansion is being complemented with a group of higher speed 40G and 100G speeds that are starting to be adopted by more of the carrier's customer base, whose bandwidth needs are exceeding initial expectations.

AT&T enhances out of region Ethernet reach with service providers, carrier hotel agreements

AT&T may be one of the largest Ethernet providers, but the reality is that it can't reach into every business location that its customers may have.

Long haul, metro DWDM grew 20 percent year-over-year, says analyst firm

Driven by new deployments from U.S.-based providers Verizon and other Tier 1 Chinese operators, the long haul and WDM metro optical system market segments grew 20 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2016.

Ciena expects Verizon 100G metro optical revenues to ramp in 2017

A top Ciena executive says that it will see revenues with Verizon's ongoing 100G metro network rollout to start ramping up between 2017 and 2018 as the telco equips more metro areas with Ciena gear.

IEEE launches projects to address 50, 100 and 200 Gbps Ethernet speed services

IEEE has initiated two new 802.3 Ethernet projects aimed at advancing 50, 100, and 200 Gbps Ethernet speed services while extending the reach of 25 Gbps Ethernet services. The new projects will also modify the existing IEEE P802.3bs 400 Gbps Ethernet project.

NGN makes 100G available across its core middle mile fiber network

NGN, a middle mile service provider serving the North Georgia market, has added 100G capacity across its core fiber network to support its growing residential,  business and service provider customers.

Windstream expands Charlotte metro fiber network, plans further builds in Tennessee, Virginia

Windstream has wrapped up the expansion of its metro fiber network in the Charlotte, N.C., area, enabling it to address business service opportunities with connections into more buildings and data centers.

Infinera expects 7 percent growth in long-haul 100G optical even as segment slows

Infinera says it continues to see robust demand for optical products from customers focused on building out new 100G long-haul capabilities, despite operating in a market segment where growth is starting to slow.