EarthLink's movement into the business market was evident in the first quarter of 2013 as the CLEC's business services growth helped it hold revenue at $320 million.
Cable overbuilder WideOpenWest dominated a Consumer Reports survey of the top cable TV, high-speed Internet and phone providers. In addition to being ranked the trop triple-play provider, WOW tied Verizon FiOS as the No. 1 TV provider, and it was ranked the second-best phone provider.
Global Capacity, an off-net services broker, and EarthLink have established a new wholesale "buy and sell agreement," the companies announced Tuesday. The new agreement will extend the network reach for both service providers.
EarthLink on Tuesday reported Q4 revenue of $331.6 million for the fourth quarter of 2012 and $1.35 billion for the full year 2012 as it narrowed business service losses and grew retail service revenues.
EarthLink is expanding the services it offers to small and medium businesses (SMBs) through its new deployment of IaaS vendor Virtustream's enterprise-class cloud services package, xStream.
EarthLink on Wednesday completed the last phase of its Eastern Tennessee Middle Mile Broadband Project, a 500-plus mile network that will provide access to a number of underserved communities in the eastern part of the state.
EarthLink on Tuesday set forth plans to simultaneously expand its core fiber and IP-based network and build out four additional data centers to support its emerging cloud hosting platform.
Service provider EarthLink held the line in the third quarter, coming in just above analyst estimates with revenues of $334.8 million--down 1 percent from Q2--and a net income of $1.4 million, or 1 cent per share.
EarthLink on Tuesday unveiled an initiative to expand its network with a Memphis, Tenn.-to-Chicago long-haul fiber route that it said is set to be completed by the end of the year.
FairPoint Communications on Monday named Barbara Dondiego as its new senior vice president and chief marketing officer.