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Congress' Walden, Murphy raise questions about EAGLE-Net middle mile network

Colorado's troubled EAGLE-Net middle mile network is now facing scrutiny from Communications Subcommittee chairman Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee chairman Rep. Tim Murphy (R-Pa.).

Zayo completes Anoka County, Minn., middle mile network

Zayo has put the final touches on the "Connect Anoka County" project, a middle mile network that will provide connectivity across unserved and underserved northwest, northeast, and southeast areas in Anoka County, Minn.

Frontier's West Va. middle mile project nearly complete

Frontier Communications is close to completing its middle mile broadband stimulus project in West Virginia, one that will provide services to various anchor institutions throughout the state.

Florida provider Rapid Systems Inc. sues FRBA for $25 million, alleging fraud, misconduct

A Tampa-based telecommunications equipment provider, Rapid Systems Inc., filed suit against the Florida Rural Broadband Association after being terminated from an agreement to install and maintain equipment on a rural wireless broadband network, claiming that the FRBA conspired to cut them out of the project. RSI is asking for $25 million in damages.

Mass. Broadband Institute turns up section of middle mile network

The Massachusetts Broadband Institute lit the first segment of its 1,338-route mile MassBroadband 123 network, which will bring services to 51 out of 120 community institutions in the western part of the state.

EarthLink wraps up final leg of 500 mile Eastern Tenn. middle mile network

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.

Cyan brings its P-OTS, SDN expertise to Minnesota's Northeast Service Cooperative

While the benefits of packet-optical transport systems (P-OTS) and software defined networks (SDN) have been chronicled well by the large incumbent service provider community, these platforms have...

Perry, Fla. drops out of North Florida Broadband Authority

Another domino fell in the planned middle mile network chain that is the North Florida Broadband Authority (NFBA) as the City of Perry, Fla. voted Tuesday to withdraw from the organization, citing

North Florida Broadband Authority gets back on track with middle mile network build

The North Florida Broadband Authority's (NFBA) middle mile project, which had broadband its stimulus funds restored, is now back on track and set to go live at the end of March. When it completes the

Zayo lights up new fiber capacity for EAGLE-Net Alliance

Zayo has racked up yet another anchor institution customer on its roster for its growing fiber network by securing a new agreement with EAGLE-Net (Educational Access Gateway Learning Environment