News of Note—Cologix, ECI, Hughes and more

News of note

> Cologix, a network neutral interconnection and data center company, announced Brian Cox, who has served as Cologix's chief financial officer since 2010, has been appointed the company's new chief operating officer. Release

> ECI, a global provider of ELASTIC Network solutions for service providers, critical infrastructures and data center operators, released its 2016 sustainability report, "The Future is Elastic." Release

> Hughes signs deal to launch 100 Mbps satellite internet service in 2021. Ars Technica article

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> The board of directors of Telephone and Data Systems has declared a third quarter 2017 dividend of $0.155 per common share and Series A common share. Release

> FTS Fiber has won another contract on Maryland's eastern shore as the commissioners of Queen Anne's County voted last week 3-2 in favor of an $8.7M contract to spread broadband through the county. Telecom Ramblings article

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