In our new report , Comparing broadband pricing: where do AT&T, Verizon, Cincinnati Bell and others stand?, FierceTelecom looks at how U.S. broadband providers are pricing their consumer standalone broadband services. Building broadband value is important not only for Tier 1 telcos that serve larger markets, but also smaller Tier 2 and 3 telcos.
The ability of multiple competitive providers has led to something of a price/speed disparity among Tier 1, 2 and 3 telcos. FierceTelecom takes a deeper look at this disparity.
As businesses and wholesale carrier customers migrate away from lower-capacity SDH/SONET services to optical wavelengths, wavelength service prices are dropping fast while lower-capacity circuit prices are moderating.
As has been said many times, there is no such thing as a free lunch when it comes to video entertainment. Morgan Stanley media analyst Ben Swinburne has now said aloud what's been whispered for a