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Data, U.S. cable operations drive 18 percent better second quarter results at Cogeco Cable

An expanded data services offering and U.S. cable businesses—and a little help from Canadian cable operations as well--drove up Cogeco Cable profits by 18 percent in the second quarter, the company reported.

Bell Aliant spends $4.3M to bring FTTH service to three new Newfoundland, Labrador locations

Canada's Bell Aliant is investing $4.3 million to light up three new towns in Newfoundland and Labrador with its fiber to the home (FTTH)-based FibreOP service. When the telco completes this latest build, it will serve a total of 8,100 customers in Harbour Grace, Deer Lake and Stephenville.

Bell Aliant plans Saint John, New Brunswick data center, targets new colocation opportunities

Bell Aliant is enhancing its data center capacity for existing and new business customers, announcing that it will build a $23 million new facility in Saint John, New Brunswick.

ADTRAN's Kevin Morgan becomes vice chair of FTTH Council Americas board

The Fiber to the Home Council Americas has named Kevin Morgan, ADTRAN's director of marketing communications, as the new vice chairman for its board of directors.

Bell Aliant FTTH subs reach 184,000 mark in Q4 2013

Bell Aliant's Fiber to the Home (FTTH)  FibreOP  subscriber base topped 185,000 during the fourth quarter as it added 18,000 fiber-based Internet customers.

Bell Aliant, Cogeco, others bring fiber to 50 Eastern Ontario business parks

Bell Aliant, Cogeco and Utilities Kingston have been awarded contracts from the Eastern Ontario Wardens' Caucus (EOWC) to provide fiber-based connections to over 50 business parks across rural Eastern Ontario.

Bell Aliant adds 5 new shows to IPTV-based community TV channel

Bell Aliant's Atlantic Canada IPTV service has expanded its Community One TV channel with five new shows that highlight local culture and sports.

Bell Aliant IPTV revenue grows to $11.5M, adds 16,300 FibreOP TV customers

Bell Aliant's IPTV service continues to be a major growth engine as Q3 revenue grew 56 percent year-over-year to $11.5 million with the addition of 19,300 new FibreOP TV customers.

Bell Aliant spends $11.6M to bring FTTH service to 5 Newfoundland, Labrador markets

Bell Aliant is dedicating $11.6 million in capital to bring its FibreOP fiber to the home service to an additional 21,000 homes and businesses in Newfoundland.

MTS, Bell Aliant post IPTV revenue and subscriber gains in second quarter

Canadian telcos Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) and Bell Aliant continued to gain subscribers and revenue from their nascent IPTV businesses, according to second quarter earnings announced by both companies this week.