Call center consortium to create 100,000 new jobs; Documentary chronicles MCI chief Bill McGowan

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> The FCC said that a consortium of call center companies will create about 100,000 new call center jobs to respond to the rise in U.S.-based broadband networks. Article

> ADTRAN will supply its FTTP equipment for the Urbana-Champaign Big Broadband (UC2B) Broadband Stimulus project that will bring services to K-12 schools, low-income and underserved communities. Release

> Dan Kaminsky, an Internet security expert, has released a new free software tool dubbed N00ter that allows broadband consumers to see what kind of traffic management system their ISP is using. Article

> KT's net income of $492 million failed to meet Bloomberg analysts' estimates. Article 

>Zayo won a five-year contract to provide the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center with its optical network infrastructure to support the bandwidth needs of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), located in Fairmont, West Va. Release

And finally ... A new documentary set to air on PBS this fall called "Long Distance Warrior" chronicles the life of and lessons taught by former MCI CEO Bill McGowan. Article

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