Comptel 2012

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Meet 2012’s competitive provider leaders

Who are 2012's emerging leaders in the competitive service provider space? FierceTelecom takes a look at the influential executives driving change and growth at dynamic CLECs.

Tower Cloud brings fiber reach into South Georgia

Dallas-- Tower Cloud, an alternative wireless backhaul specialist, on Tuesday announced that it completed a 1,225 route network serving the I-75 corridor in South Georgia.

Integra Telecom names Comcast exec Martha Tate as its new wholesale chief

Dallas--Integra Telecom on Monday named Martha Tate as vice president of its wholesale services unit, one of many moves the CLEC is taking to revamp its wholesale business.

Alpheus Communications broadens its Texas Ethernet reach

Dallas-- Alpheus Communications, a regional CLEC targeting businesses and service providers in the Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston (DASH) area, on Monday extended the reach of its Ethernet service into the Rio Grande Valley.

Sidera starts building out Va. statewide network

Dallas--Sidera Networks on Monday started work on a new fiber network that will interconnect all of the major cities in Virginia and other Southeast U.S. markets.

Global Capacity delivers Frame Relay migration path for businesses

Global Capacity on Monday unveiled a new service solution that will allow business customers to migrate from legacy Frame Relay services to a private IP network solution.

Cbeyond employs BTI's packet optical gear for cloud service venture

Dallas-- Cbeyond, a CLEC targeting mainly SMBs and medium-sized enterprises, chose BTI Systems' Packet Optical Transport System (P-OTS) and Ethernet platforms to power its new fiber-based cloud service initiative.

COMPTEL Fall 2012: Continuing coverage from Dallas, Texas

Members of the competitive telecom industry, including both regional and nationwide CLECs, wholesalers and vendors, are meeting in Dallas at COMPTEL Fall 2012. Sean Buckley, Senior Editor of  FierceTelecom, is on hand covering the conference. Read More

Windstream hits new wholesale note with carrier switched Ethernet product

Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN) has answered the call from its wholesale customers for more flexible bandwidth options with its latest Carrier Switched Ethernet offering. Targeting both its wireline and

Alpheus Communications sees uptick in wholesale service sales, plots growth

Alpheus Communications, a Texas-based regional service provider that was purchased by private equity firm The Gores Group last September, is seeing ongoing growth in wholesale service sales as the