Hawaiian Telcom

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Hawaiian Telcom scales data center business with $16M SystemMetrics acquisition

Hawaiian Telcom is making a bigger splash in the data center business by signing an agreement to acquire Honolulu-based SystemMetrics for about $16 million in cash.

Hawaiian Telcom doubles TV subscribers year-over-year

Hawaiian Telcom more than doubled its TV subscriber base in the last year, according to second quarter earnings results. The telco now has 13,618 TV subscribers, compared with 6,354 in the year-ago quarter and a 16.7 percent increase over the 11,671 the carrier numbered in the first quarter.

Hawaiian Telcom revenue rises 2 percent on strong video, broadband gains

Hawaiian Telcom reported that gains in broadband and TV subscribers drove up Q2 2013 revenue 2.4 percent year-over-year to $97 million.

Frontier, FairPoint, others find new wholesale life with wireless backhaul

As wireless operators expand their 4G LTE rollouts into secondary and tertiary markets, where they tend to have little, if any, wireline facilities, they have turned to a host of independent telcos for wireless backhaul services. How are carriers like Frontier, Shentel, and Hawaiian Telcom taking advantage of the backhaul opportunity?

Hawaiian Telcom secures $300 million loan to reduce existing debt

Hawaiian Telcom has secured a $300 million term loan, a move that will enable the service provider to save $6 million in annual interest costs while paying off its existing debt.

Hawaiian Telcom sets goal of reaching a total of 240,000 homes with 25 Mbps, IPTV

Robert Reich, CFO of Hawaiian Telcom, told investors that providing IPTV and 25 Mbps broadband speeds will enable it to take a big chunk of market share from Oceanic Time Warner Cable.

TDS, Bell Aliant and Hawaiian Telcom boast subscriber gains in Q1, driven by IPTV success

IPTV services continued to drive business for North American telcos according to first quarter earnings results released this week.

Hawaiian Telecom's broadband, TV gains drive Q1 revenues to $96 million

Hawaiian Telcom saw in the first quarter that its focus on growing broadband and IPTV helped drive up Q1 2013 revenues 2 percent to $96 million.

Comparing broadband pricing: where do AT&T, Verizon, Cincinnati Bell and others stand?

How different are broadband subscription prices among U.S. wireline providers? With the continuing competitive challenges brought by cable operators, a key metric of choice among telcos like AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon and other independent incumbents is in how they price their services. (Image source: iStockPhoto)

Hawaiian Telcom adds EPIX content to its IPTV lineup

Hawaiian Telcom is now offering EPIX online video service, which will include content from Paramount Pictures and its own entertainment offering, to its IPTV customers in Oahu as another way to differentiate itself from the state's main cable operator Oceanic Time Warner Cable.