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TelePacific's O1 Communications acquisition strengthens its SMB service ties

By acquiring 01 Communications, TelePacific Communications--a CLEC that's focused its attention on the California and Nevada SMB markets--instantly put more SMB customers into its hands. Although the

Ofcom tackles BT wholesale pricing

BT will likely be restricted from raising wholesale prices in an attempt to plug a €10 billion pension deficit, regulator Ofcom has announced.   The operator had p

European wholesale revenues slump in '09

Both domestic and international European wh

Telefonica chooses Convergys BSS suite

Telefonica has chosen Convergys' Smart BSS relationship management suite to support its corporate International Wholesale Services business.   The suite will be us

Study forecasts US$416bn worldwide broadband access market, as operators adopt "Happy Pipe" strategies

Having worried about becoming a dumb bit pipe, a new report maintains that operators will continue to grow their revenues by focusing on fixed and mobile broadband opportunities. Published by the

Startup plans US-wide dark fiber network

Allied Fiber, a New York-based startup, yesterday unveiled plans to build a US-wide dark fiber network in six stages.   The company plans to build a cable system linkin

BT launches global VoIP exchange

BT has gone global with IP Exchange, its wholesale VoIP interconnection platform.   IP Exchange enables the connection of VoIP lines, both with other VoIP lines and tra

BT raises bar for its FTTX plans

When BT (NYSE: BT) releases its 2009 year results tomorrow, the incumbent provider will also announce that it's expanding its planned Fiber to the X (FTTX) footprint from 40 percent to 66 percent of

BT could be laying off even more workers

When BT (BT.L) releases its 2009 annual results this week, one fact that will come out is that it has surpassed its workforce reduction target by about 5,000. According to a Sunday Telegraph report,

Deutsche Telecom plots partnership with Harbinger

Deutsche Telekom is mulling a partnership with US hedge fund Harbinger Capital over its ambitious plans to build an LTE network in the US.