Bright House to provide services to Westin Tampa Bay; Windstream deploys ARRIS gateways for Kinetic TV service

Wireline news from across the web: 

> Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions has signed an agreement to provide video, voice and Internet services to the Westin Tampa Bay. Release

> Chattanooga, Tenn.'s Gigabit fiber-to-the-home network has driven wage growth in the city. Telecompetitor article

> Windstream is deploying NVG343 residential gateways and VIP Series IP set-tops from ARRIS to power its next-generation Kinetic television service. Release

> Software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) can overcome performance issues associated with unified communications (UC) that uses traditional WAN connectivity. Network World article

Cable News
> Mediacom Communications reported it lost 12,000 video customers across its two operating units in a tumultuous second quarter that included several retransmission-related station blackouts. Article

> Suddenlink Communications continues to lose basic video subscribers after failing to renew its contract with a major programming conglomerate, Viacom, late last year. Article

Installer News
> Hitron Technologies introduced the Gigabit Capable Modem (model CDA3-35), a DOCSIS 3.0 32x8 channel bonding modem that the company said can deliver speeds of up to 1 Gbps via 32 bonded channels. Article

Wireless News
> A group of 20 House Democrats wrote a letter to Deutsche Telekom CEO Timotheus Hoettges seeking more information on the labor practices of its U.S. subsidiary T-Mobile US. Article

> Samsung Electronics' weaker mobile performance in the second quarter, despite the introduction of its flagship Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones, indicates that the company is in for a tougher stretch than any it has faced in years in the smartphone market, according to financial analysts. Article

And finally@hootsuite:  Do you remember your pre-internet self? Hootsuite article

Suggested Articles

AT&T has long promised to release its DANOS network operating system into the Linux Foundation, and on Tuesday it set a date of Nov. 15.

Verizon and SAP have joined forces on developing new enterprise solutions using Verizon's network in combination with SAP's software and services.

U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper has removed himself from the review of the Pentagon's $10 billion JEDI cloud-computing contract.