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Integra's Kevin O'Hara on transitioning to larger-scale wholesale, retail business services

For much of its 30-plus year existence, Integra Telecom was known for its dedication to the SMB market. But in recent years, the service provider realized that assets it purchased in 2005 gave it a set of long-haul and metro fiber assets it could use to build a set of retail and wholesale services for larger customers. CEO Kevin O'Hara talks with Sean Buckley about Integra's emerging service strategies.

Wind Italy, Vodafone sign wholesale FTTH agreements with Metroweb

Wind Italy and Vodafone Italy on Monday signed separate wholesale service agreements with Metroweb in which they will leverage its Fiber to the Home (FTTH) network in Milan to provide broadband services to consumers and businesses.

Integra Telecom expands wholesale portfolio with dark fiber service

Integra Telecom on Tuesday launched a new dark fiber service, adding another piece to its growing wholesale service puzzle.

GBET seeks Asian shake up

Another year and another 1,000+ wholesale executives flock to the Asian Carriers Conference (ACC) to work out bilateral deals on voice and data.   Judging from discussi

Telstra unveils suite of wholesale data services

Telstra on Monday introduced a set of wholesale offerings for Australia-based customers under its new "Data Advantage" product line.

CSG Systems acquires Swedish software firm Ascade

Business services support (BSS) solutions provider CSG Systems International has bulked up its global presence by acquiring independent Swedish software company Ascade for about $19 million in cash.

Zayo brings fiber network to Albuquerque to target new backhaul and business opportunities

Zayo is taking on the Albuquerque wholesale fiber market, extending its fiber network to the region to fulfill the needs of a wholesale wireless backhaul customer.

BT Openreach formally debuts its 40, 330 Mbps wholesale FTTP services

BT Openreach has formally debuted its set of Fiber to the Premises (FTTP) whole services, enabling competitive providers to higher speed fiber-based broadband services to their respective customer bases.

Leased line prices coming down

Global line leasing costs are falling due to the launch of new submarine cables, however the rate of decline varies greatly between regions, TeleGeography claims.   The r

Welcome 2012's wholesale service provider leaders

As we begin our coverage of this year's COMPTEL PLUS--a trade show this week in San Francisco that will focus selling wholesale services to competitive providers and increasingly wireless