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The MEF Carrier Ethernet certified professional program

On Dec. 9, 2011, Polis Anthousis from Cytaglobal International Network Operations became the hundredth candidate in the world to achieve certification as an MEF-CECP (MEF Carrier Ethernet Certified Professional). This reveals an amazing uptake on what might seem a highly specialized qualification launched less than six months previously

Sprint sets aggressive domestic, international Ethernet expansion effort

Sprint  may have been a bit late to the Ethernet service party, but its latest move to expand the service to 143 domestic and 38 countries by the end of 2012 shows that the provider is serious about the segment.

Zayo gains MEF 9, 14 certification for its Ethernet services

Zayo  will be able to give its business and wholesale customer's confidence that their Ethernet services are standards compliant, as the competitive provider just received Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) MEF 9 and MEF 14 certification.  

Integra grows on-net fiber presence to over 2,000 buildings

Integra Telecom has reached another major milestone in its effort to expand into larger business opportunities as it has expanded its on-net fiber connections to over 2,000 buildings in its serving region.

Lumos names Joseph McCourt to senior post

Lumos Networks (Nasdaq: LMOS) has appointed Joseph McCourt Jr. as its new executive VP and chief revenue officer, the latest move by the service provider to solidify its top management team. Charged

Bermuda's BTC debuts its new multi-purpose fiber network

Bermuda's incumbent service provider Bermuda Telephone Company (BTC) has launched its new PRISM fiber network. As a multi-purpose network, BTC said it will have enough capacity to fulfill various

Zayo bolsters its wireless backhaul capabilities in Phoenix

Zayo is capitalizing on the growth of wireless backhaul services by adding 123 new towers and 165 route miles to its network in Phoenix. The build out, which is a 60 percent increase over its

AboveNet uses ancotel to expand its European Ethernet footprint

AboveNet (NYSE: ABVT), which is in the process of being acquired by Zayo, is enhancing its European Ethernet network presence by establishing a connection into ancotel's Kleyer90 data-center

tw telecom launches new Ethernet interconnection product

tw telecom is addressing the challenge that competitive providers face in trying to expand their out-of-region Ethernet and network reach with its national Ethernet solution.

tw telecom Q1 2012 revenue grew 7.9% on Ethernet, IP/VPN sales

tw telecom's (Nasdaq: TWTC) laser focus on selling Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN solutions to enterprises is a formula that continues to work for the Littleton, Colo.-based CLEC as it