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GlobeNet wraps up work on its Bermuda-to-U.S. submarine cable system

GlobeNet, Oi's wholesale submarine cable provider subsidiary, has completed construction of its Segment 5 subsea cable system, linking Bermuda and the United States with as much as 30 Tbps capacity.

Australia's NBN Co. will serve up 1 Gig wholesale service by December

NBN Co., the Australian government-backed company rolling out the country's National Broadband Network, will offer a 1 Gbps wholesale service to competitive service providers beginning this December.

Report: Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom resume VDSL2 vectoring wholesale talks

Vodafone is negotiating a wholesale VDSL2 service arrangement with Deutsche Telekom to deliver a new TVG service over the German incumbent's copper-based last mile network.

EarthLink, Global Capacity establish cooperative off-net network arrangement

Global Capacity, an off-net services broker, and EarthLink have established a new wholesale "buy and sell agreement," the companies announced Tuesday. The new agreement will extend the network reach for both service providers.

Building Integra's brand equity, teams at top of the list for Tate

In her new role as VP of wholesale, Martha Tate is helping the newly rebranded Integra focus on both traditional carriers and a host of data center, cloud and content providers that need higher-speed connectivity. Sean Buckley, Senior Editor of FierceTelecom, spoke with Tate about the trends she's seeing in the wholesale space.

Rwanda attracts Korea Telecom

South Korea's KT has entered a collaboration to jointly deploy and operate a wholesale LTE network in Rwanda.   KT has agreed to enter a public-private partnership deal w

Alpheus extends wholesale Ethernet to AireSpring

Las Vegas-- Alpheus Communications on Tuesday extended its wholesale Ethernet services to AireSpring, a Los Angeles-based competitive service provider, enabling it to expand its MPLS and Ethernet presence in Texas.

Integra refinances $825 million of debt, raises S&P, Moody's credit ratings

Integra Telecom, a growing CLEC serving SMBs and enterprises in the Western United States, on Monday refinanced $825 million of its debt.

BT employs GENBAND for its IP interconnect expansion effort

BT on Monday named GENBAND's Smart Edge IP Exchange solution as its product of choice to expand the reach of its Global IP Interconnect services to wholesale customers across Asia and the Americas region.

Ethernet in demand for mobile backhaul

Wholesale Carrier Ethernet revenues topped $1.2 billion (€892 million) worldwide last year.