News of Note—AT&T, GTT, Cybersecurity Tech Accord, and more

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Take a look at some of the other stories we're following around the telecom industry today. (Image: Pixabay)

> AT&T has launched its new Fusion channel event that will bring together hundreds of solution providers from our 2 AT&T-branded channel programs: AT&T Partner Exchange and AT&T Alliance Channel. Release 

> A technical alert jointly issued by the FBI, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.K.'s National Cyber Security Center warned that hackers linked to the Russian government have routinely compromised U.S. consumer and business network hardware. Release

> GTT Communications has built out six new network points of presence in the U.S., Canada and Japan. Release

> Windstream Enterprise will unveil its new “Our Size Fits You” campaign and discuss the company’s commitment to be pathfinders for partners through technological disruption at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo 2018 in Las Vegas. Release

> A group of 34 companies—including ABB, Arm, Cisco, Facebook, HP, HPE, Microsoft, Nokia, Oracle, and Trend Micro—have a signed a new Cybersecurity Tech Accord, saying they agree to defend all customers worldwide from malicious attacks by criminal enterprises and nation-states. Telecompaper article