Keyword: Cogent Communications
China Telecom, and not Cogent Communications, was the network behind Thursday's network outages in London that cut access to WhatsApp.
Speaking at an investor conference, Cogent CEO Dave Schaeffer said the MPLS market for telco carriers was in the process of imploding due to SD-WAN's emergence.
Managed SD-WAN services in the U.S. picked up the pace in the second half of this year to the tune of more than $282 million in revenue in 2018.
FierceTelecom is sizing up the quarterly business service performance of the top telcos, cable operators and competitive providers.
Cogent says it does not expect the new tax laws to impact how it will approach the way it serves its wholesale and business customers.
Cogent's CEO says the provider is encouraged by how the SD-WAN community is improving product sets to enable higher speed SD-WAN services.
CenturyLink wants the FCC to continue policing network interconnection agreements even if the regulator repeals net neutrality rules.
Cogent says that the FCC’s plan to overturn the 2015 net neutrality order is a mistake.
Cogent's CEO says that while the company sees potential for SD-WAN, the overall solution isn’t hardened enough to be deployed on a large-scale basis.
Cogent's Netcentric business could face a near-term impact from the potential changes to net neutrality rules.