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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

Openreach pledges to double cabinet data rates

BT’s wholesale business Openreach is gearing up for a major upgrade to its fiber network, that aims to double the data rates provided to street cabinets in the UK.   <

BT's cost cutting helps offset fiscal Q3 revenue decline

BT (NYSE: BT) saw its revenue fall 5 percent to £4.77 billion ($7.55 billion) in fiscal Q3 2011 due to declines in its global services, retail and wholesale divisions, but its ongoing cost

Telstra serves up wholesale fiber service in South Brisbane

Telstra (ASX: TLS.AX) has struck an agreement to provide wholesale access to competitors on its fiber network in South Brisbane in addition to new Greenfield real estate developments. As reported in

Phil Meeks plots Cox Business' path to profitability

In the latest installment of On the Hot Seat, FierceTelecom's sister publication FierceCable talks with Phil Meeks, Senior Vice President, Cox Business, about the cable MSO's plans to grow its

Fujitsu first with FTTP

Fujitsu is a step closer to its goal of connecting five million UK homes to fiber, after hooking up its first customers to a trial network.   The ICT firm is the first