FierceTelecom is counting down the story lines that shaped the telecom industry in 2013. From special access battles to new networking standards, find out what issues dominated the headlines.
How much does Carrier Ethernet service cost? That's like asking how much a car costs. The answer is similar--it depends on what you need and what you can afford to spend.
AT&T is making its fiber-based network service capabilities available to more California-based businesses by completing the installation of its fiber to over 450 multi-tenant office buildings throughout the San Francisco metro area.
Carrier Ethernet 2.0 provides a new global standard making it simpler and faster for service providers to interconnect and meet the growing demand for Carrier Ethernet services at locations that ar
EarthLink Carrier, the service provider's wholesale division, has completed what it says is the first phase of building out its new wholesale T-1 and Ethernet product offering in the Southeast U.S. market. These new services will likely appeal to other service providers trying to fulfill out-of-franchise business service opportunities.
Ethernet continues to outpace legacy T1 and other lower speed business access services, and is expected to contribute more than 75 percent of total global business bandwidth by 2017, according to a new Vertical Systems Group report.
AT&T is putting more Ethernet and cloud services into the hands of over 2,500 North Carolina businesses by completing its fiber buildout into 93 new multi-tenant units in the state.
Windstream has come up with a way to simplify the way its wholesale Ethernet customers interconnect with them by establishing nine External-Network to Network Interconnection locations across the United States as part of the company's effort to become what CEO Jeff Gardner calls an enterprise-focused service provider.
tw telecom may not be a data center provider itself, but with its fiber now being connected to over 30 sites in the San Francisco Bay Area it's clear that it has become a key data center provider partner.
FairPoint Communications (Nasdaq: FRP) is enhancing the reach of its Ethernet capabilities by establishing a carrier Ethernet connection hub in New York City, giving business and carrier customers...