At a time when the wireline industry is facing various challenges, including the erosion of their landline voice base and fierce cable competition, wireline telcos need forward-looking people who have the vision to make big bets on technology and service initiatives to improve network efficiency and increase top-line revenue. Here are five game-changers worth watching in 2013. ( Image source: iStockPhoto )
Who are the highest paid CEOs in the wireline segment of the telecom industry? FierceTelecom examines the salary and compensation rates of chief executives at 15 publicly traded service providers. (Image source: iStockPhoto )
TDS, Inc. reported fourth-quarter 2012 revenue of $1.34 billion, up 2 percent from $1.31 billion in Q4 2011 due to gains in both consumer and managed business services.
What are the hottest technologies in the wireline segment of the telecom industry this year? From Carrier Ethernet 2.0 to Virtual NIDs and more, FierceTelecom takes a look at the technology and trends that are reshaping telecommunications.
Welcome to our fourth annual M&A roundup. As seen in previous years, 2012's narrative was once again about the continuing consolidation of the vendor and service provider markets.
Like other industry segments, including wireless and IT, the wireline industry has had its share of failed leaders. Who made this year's list of all-time worst CEOs?
I would like to call your attention to our second annual "Innovators who changed the course of telecom" series. With the consumer's reliance on gaming consoles and wireless devices as well as their expectation of always-available high speed Internet, it's easy to forget the many innovators who laid the foundations that make these applications a reality.
With the consumer's continual reliance on gaming consoles, wireless devices, and high speed Internet, it's easy to forget the many innovators who laid the foundation that makes these applications a reality. In our second annual report, FierceTelecom takes a look at 10 innovators who helped change the telecom industry and make it what it is today.
Who are 2012's emerging leaders in the competitive service provider space? FierceTelecom takes a look at the influential executives driving change and growth at dynamic CLECs.
Who are the movers and shakers that are shaping today's wireless telecom industry? FierceTelecom's sister publication FierceWireless pays tribute to the people at top wireless firms, within