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MTS Allstream rides wave of IPTV, IP business sales in Q4 2011

MTS Allstream (Toronto: MBT.TO) continued to see its bets on IP-based consumer and business services pay off in Q4 2011 as 2011 year net earnings rose to CAD 167.1 million (USD 167.6 million). On a

Deutsche Telekom, Lattlecom create route linking Russia, Western Europe

Deutsche Telekom's (XETRA: DTE.DE) wholesale unit, International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS), has struck a pact with Latvian wireline provider Lattlecom to jointly build a new multi-country

Zayo brings 100 Mbps Ethernet to Idaho's Meridian Joint School District

Zayo has furthered its presence in the evolving education segment by winning a contract to build a dedicated fiber-based Ethernet network for Meridian Joint School District in Idaho. Providing 100

Zayo extends presence into the data center market with Green House Data agreement

Zayo Group's completion of a fiber build to Wyoming-based data center provider Green House Data illustrates how the data center business is fast becoming a new profitable target for wireline

Ohio-based broadband stimulus projects delayed by fiber cable shortages

While the federal government's move to tighten its reins on the broadband stimulus work process is necessary to drive out fraud and waste, one unforeseen problem stimulus grant winners are seeing is

Washington, D.C. to light first link in 100G network

Washington, D.C. will light the first link in a 100G network this week, making it the first municipality in the United States with an active 100 Gigabit network, according to Mayor Vincent Gray. The

Zayo raises $315M in new funding

Zayo Group, which continues to build up its stature through various acquisitions, has just raised $315 million in new funding via a five-year term loan. RBC Capital Markets, Barclays Capital and

NBN Co. ramps up Australia broadband network buildout

NBN Co. has made another step forward with the National Broadband Network (NBN) by developing a program to begin building out its network in every part of Australia. Part of this construction will be

Colombia names contractors to build its Vive Digital national fiber network

Colombia's Ministry of Information Technology and Communications (MTIC) has awarded Union Temporal Fibra Optica Colombia, a joint venture between TV Azteca and Total Play, a contract to build and

Level 3 extends wireless backhaul reach via 52Eighty partnership

Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) has established an agreement with 52Eighty, a wireless tower infrastructure company, to create 200 new wireless tower access sites that will be situated near its