8x8 has enhanced its presence in the UK market by establishing an agreement with Interxion, a European data center and carrier-neutral provider.
Verizon FiOS once again was the star in the carrier's Q3 wireline portfolio, driving up revenues 13.4 percent to $2.8 billion, but it sees potential in extending the service to more small to medium businesses. Just how big is the SMB opportunity for wireline operators offering high speed services? What obstacles stand in their way?
Level 3 Communications is appealing to enterprises making a move to the cloud with its new Cloud Connect Solutions that it says will offer underlying network connectivity and services. Enterprise customers will be able to get private network access to any provider's cloud and data center services.
Orange France has become the latest European service provider to debut a new VDSL2 broadband service for its existing copper-based customers.
Verizon's Q3 2013 FiOS broadband revenues rose 13.4 percent to $2.8 billion during a quarter that's normally known for seasonal broadband net subscriber losses.
Savvis, CenturyLink's data center and cloud services subsidiary, has tapped IT and telecom veteran Ash Mathur as its new regional VP and country manager for its Canadian operations.
Egyptian telecom tycoon Naguib Sawiris said he will never pursue any investments in Canada after Accelero Capital Holdings' $540 million bid to acquire business service provider Allstream was blocked by the Canadian government last week.
Netflix may have been traditionally been one of cable operators' marked enemies, but through its partnership with TiVo it recently secured deals to carry its app over both Com Hem in Sweden and Virgin Media in the U.K.
US Signal has begun building out a new 20,000 sq. ft. data center at its Grand Rapids, Mich., home base to accommodate the growth of its cloud and managed service offerings.
AT&T Government Solutions has won a $4.1 billion, five-year indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to deploy communications and transmission systems for the Project Manager, Defense Communications Army Transmission Systems (PM DCATS) program.