Google Fiber initially said it would deliver its 1 Gbps fiber to the home service to residents of Provo, Utah, by the end of this year, but a new ad indicates that it will start offering services in October.
CenturyLink has named Calix as the GPON supplier for its 1 Gbps-capable fiber to the home pilot in Omaha, Neb.
Sprint is continuing its ongoing IP European wireline network expansion effort with a new agreement with Neo Telecoms to extend its reach in Paris.
Integra has connected its fiber network into 62 data centers, a milestone that shows that its growing fiber network can serve various purposes that are complementary to its business service focus.
Windstream may be transforming itself into a enterprise services-focused company, but its consumer broadband business remains its second fastest growing revenue stream in its portfolio, President and CEO Jeff Gardner told investors.
eircom, Ireland's incumbent telco, is implementing vectoring on its hybrid copper and FTTC (fiber to the cabinet) last mile network, a move that will enable its wholesale customer to deliver up to 100 Mbps over existing copper.
tw telecom may not be a data center provider itself, but with its fiber now being connected to over 30 sites in the San Francisco Bay Area it's clear that it has become a key data center provider partner.
C Spire, an alternative wireless and business services provider, is the latest service provider to enter the 1 Gbps fiber to the home arena with a focus on serving the Mississippi market.
Tower Cloud, a wireless backhaul specialist, is continuing to see ongoing demand from wholesale its customer base in Central Florida, and has responded by adding 782 route miles and upgrading its network to 10 Gbps.
Verizon Communications' recent decision to purchase the 45 percent of Verizon Wireless that Vodafone owned for $130 billion is going to make the company more unified and allow it to become more agile and innovative, said the telco's chairman and CEO.