News of Note—Net Neutrality, Colt, ECI and more

news of note

> Nebraska plans to pass its own net neutrality laws in the wake of the FCC's repeal. Lincoln Journal Star article

> Broadvoice, a provider of hosted voice, unified communications (UC) and SIP Trunking services for businesses, has named Vincent Mussumeci as senior channel manager. Release

> Colt Technology Services and multi-asset exchange and post-trade technology provider GMEX Technologies are jointly launching an exchange-in-a-box solution. Capacity Media article

> Nearly 850 employees of Israeli-based ECI Telecom went on strike this morning after 63 employees were laid off from the company. Globes article 

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> According to a preliminary assessment from JRT, Puerto Rico’s regulator, total losses incurred by the country’s telecommunications sector in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria have risen to $1.5 billion. Telecompaper article

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