Lumos Networks

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Lumos employs Cisco for its Project Ark wireless backhaul initiative

Lumos Networks has taken the next step with its ambitious Project Ark fiber to the cell site (FTTC) initiative, announcing that it has selected Cisco's routers for its supporting IP/MPLS network.

Lumos to add 200 wireless towers to fiber network in 2014

Lumos Networks is once again raising the bar for its fiber to the cell site (FTTC) strategy, announcing that it will connect about 200 more wireless tower sites to its fiber network this year.

Lumos Q4 strategic data revenue jumps 11.3% to $31.2M, offsets legacy voice losses

Lumos Networks reported that fourth-quarter 2013 strategic data services sales to both businesses and wholesale customers drove up data revenues 11.3 percent to $31.2 million and now make up 61 percent of its total revenue.

Lumos steps up focus on connecting towers to fiber

In today's spotlight,  FierceTelecom  interviews Lumos Networks CEO Tim Biltz about the company's transformation from a rural-only telco to a major provider of fiber-based services.

Biltz: Lumos' focus on customers key to its transformation to a fiber-centric provider

Tim Biltz, president and CEO of Lumos Networks, may have spent much of his career in the wireless industry, but that experience prepared him to help transform the once rural-only telco into a major provider of fiber-based services for enterprises and wireless operators.

Carriers ride the converged IP optical wave

The notion of converging the optical and IP core with IP is taking hold amongst the world's largest service providers. FierceTelecom is addressing this issue in our new eBook, "Converging the Optical Core to IP."

Lumos lights metro Ethernet in Richmond, expands Western Pa. fiber upgrade

Lumos Networks continues to make progress with its "edge-out" market strategy to expand its fiber network by completing the launch of metro Ethernet in Richmond, Va., and the upgrade of its fiber assets in Western Pennsylvania.

Lumos Networks revenue drops to $51.6M, but maintains 2013 guidance

Lumos Networks reported that while its Q3 2013 results declined sequentially to $51.6 million from $52.3 million, it saw an uptick in both carrier and enterprise data revenues.

Lumos targets wireless backhaul, business opportunities with reserve E-Line service

Lumos Networks has introduced its Ethernet Commercial Reserve E-Line Service that will address a mix of business service and wholesale fiber to the tower applications.

Lumos Networks' strategic data revenues jump to $29.9 million

Lumos Networks found that its drive to deliver data services continued to bear fruit in Q2 as total strategic data revenue rose to $29.9 million.