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tw telecom to expand metro, regional fiber network by 17 percent

tw telecom is increasing its addressable market by expanding its metro fiber footprint by 17 percent and hatching a plan to enter what it calls five new "high-demand" markets. It will also increase the density of its metro fiber footprint in 27 existing markets it already serves.

AT&T postpones special access rate increase following customer protests

AT&T is putting plans on hold to increase charges for special access services after facing an outcry from its wholesale competitive carrier customers.

Pacnet penetrates U.S. market with tw telecom E-NNI agreement

Pacnet, a competitive service provider focused on the Asia Pacific market, has established a new foothold in the U.S. business market by establishing an E-NNI (external network-to-network interconnection) agreement with tw telecom.

Service providers to make OTT home automation play; Broadband services drive SMB growth

A growing number of service providers are finding that home automation services are an add-on revenue stream for their broadband customer base. According to Infonetics Research, over 70 percent of survey respondents said they will offer home automation services by the end of this year.

tw telecom brings fiber-based services to 30 Bay Area data centers

tw telecom may not be a data center provider itself, but with its fiber now being connected to over 30 sites in the San Francisco Bay Area it's clear that it has become a key data center provider partner.

Incumbents Verizon and AT&T compete with cable operators, CLECs for Ethernet service supremacy

Competition in the U.S. Ethernet services market continues to heat up. While the top two telcos, AT&T and Verizon remain the dominant Ethernet services players, they face growing competition from CLECs and cable MSOs that are aggressively expanding their fiber footprints to serve SMBs and larger businesses.

tw telecom adds alert function to its on-demand bandwidth service

tw telecom is helping its retail enterprise customers satisfy their bandwidth needs with the introduction of an alerts-driven dynamic capacity capability for its Ethernet bandwidth-on-demand option.

tw telecom serves up 40G, 100G Ethernet services

tw telecom has added a 40G and 100G Ethernet option to meet the requirements of larger business customers, including the financial and public sector verticals where the adoption of Big Data applications is growing rapidly.

tw telecom promotes Tina Davis, Mike Rouleau to regulatory posts

tw telecom is adding new regulatory duties to two of its top executives, Mike Rouleau and Tina Davis, to accommodate the upcoming retirement of Paul Jones, EVP of General Counsel and Regulatory Policy.

tw telecom brings fiber connection to Sentinel's NC data center

tw telecom is extending its fiber network to Sentinel Data Centers' NC-1 carrier neutral data center in Raleigh-Durham, N.C. Sentinel began building the 420,000 square foot facility late last year, and the first phase will be commissioned this month.