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Comcast Business expands Minn. network to serve 700 more Twin Cities businesses

Comcast Business is investing $3.1 million to expand its Minnesota fiber network in the Twin Cities area, extending services to 700 additional business customers.

Comcast to supply GigE services to Host.net, enhances data center connectivity reach

Comcast Business is offering Ethernet services to Host.net, a Florida-based managed services and data center provider, an agreement that enhances the cable MSO reach into the data center market.

Windstream brings fixed wireless service to Boston, deepens alternative Ethernet access reach

Windstream has begun offering its fixed wireless service in Boston, providing an alternative last mile method to deliver Ethernet and IP services to the city's businesses.

Comcast Business ramps up fiber, Ethernet availability in Florida's Palm Beach County

Comcast Business is so confident about its service options in Florida's Palm Beach County that it is enhancing the network there with new fiber-based Ethernet and Internet services for area businesses and school districts.

Comcast Business brings 10G fiber network, IP services to Pleasanton, Calif., Valley Business Park

Comcast Business continues to expand the reach of its on-net fiber and the latest extension into Valley Business Park in Pleasanton, Calif., is another example of that trend.

Frontier serves up 10G optical transport in 25 states

Frontier Communications is serving up its new 10G optical transport service for its customers in 25 states that leverages its widely deployed DWDM-based ROADM platforms.

tw telecom's Ethernet portfolio gets MEF CE 2.0 certification

tw telecom has achieved the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification for four of its Ethernet service sets. The carrier is also the first provider to certify its wholesale and retail E-Access Ethernet Private Line and Ethernet Virtual Private Line.

Level 3, tw telecom, other CLECs step up to Ethernet plate

Where do CLECs fit in the Ethernet ecosystem? In the third installment of our series, FierceTelecom takes a look at competitive local exchange carriers that are providing a diverse set of Ethernet services from a multitude of business angles.

Frontier Communications rolls out wholesale EVPL services in 23 states

Frontier Communications on Tuesday made a statement in the wholesale Ethernet space by introducing its new Ethernet Virtual Private Line (EVPL) Silver service to address the needs of service providers targeting multi-site businesses.

Ethernet pricing disparities continue between regions, service providers: Telegeography

While it is clear that the availability of point Ethernet over MPLS (EoMPLS) and Ethernet Virtual Private Line Services (EVPLS) continues to grow as businesses migrate from traditional