FairPoint Communications' post-acquisition brand change is here: The service provider will now operate as Consolidated Communications.

Cisco is taking its own stab at the emerging network automation opportunity with the introduction of its Crosswork platform.

Slower spending at AT&T and CenturyLink has contributed to a weak North American optical market.

Cincinnati Bell says the emergence of 5G wireless enables new fiber-centric backhaul opportunities in Cincinnati and Hawaii.

Cincinnati Bell now reaches 70% of the homes and businesses in greater Cincinnati with fiber-based services.

CenturyLink isn’t afraid of its MPLS revenue being eroded by next-generation SD-WAN. It believes there's still plenty of life in the technology.

Cisco says that by pivoting its business toward software and automation, it can address future service provider growth patterns.

Verizon Enterprise Solutions has debuted its Software Defined Wireless Local Area Network (SD WLAN).