Verizon has implemented an orchestrated real-time NFV analysis engine from CENX that aggregates IP and optical network data.
TDS Telecom has reached over 20% of its ILEC markets where it can build a proper business case.
Consolidated Communications remains confident that the pending acquisition of FairPoint will give it greater scale to battle Ethernet pricing pressures.
AT&T and Level 3 held onto the top two spots of Vertical Systems Group’s Carrier Ethernet Leaderboard results for year-end 2016.
Cogent isn't worried about cable operators threatening its well-established business services unit.
Open source ECOMP and the Open Orchestrator Project (OPEN-O) have merged to create the new Open Network Automation Platform Project.
The FCC set new rules for a “reverse auction” aimed at providing nearly $2 billion for rural broadband deployment.
Lightower has introduced a new optical encryption service that offers physical layer, protocol-agnostic encryption.
Communications Sales and Leasing (CS&L) is beefing up its E-Rate and wireless backhaul capabilities by acquiring Hunt Telecom for $170 million.
EarthLink has deployed its SD-WAN solution for 41 customers across 1,706 locations.