News of Note—FCC, CenturyLink, Comcast Business and more

august 8 2017
FCC’s new net neutrality rules are expected to be published on Thursday. (Pixabay)

> FCC’s new net neutrality rules are expected to be published on Thursday. Reuters article

> Sunit Patel, CFO of CenturyLink, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at 12:45 P.M. ET. Release  

> Hungary’s Magyar Telekom reports that in 2017 it covered 270,000 additional households with 30 Mbps-plus wireline broadband—40% of which can connect to its gigabit-capable fiber network. TeleGeography article

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> Comcast Business signed an agreement with the NHL’s Nashville Predators to provide a customized, multigigabit fiber connection inside Bridgestone Arena, Pollstar’s 2017 Arena of the Year, and Ford Ice Center, home to Nashville Predators’ youth and adult hockey initiatives and the Scott Hamilton Skating Academy. Release

> The global SSL VPN market was valued at $3,077 million in 2016, and is projected to reach $5.32 billion million by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 7.5% from 2017 to 2023, according to a new Allied Market Research report. Release

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