Frontier declares quarterly cash dividend; WiFi fees drag down hotel customer satisfaction

Wireline news from across the web:

@FierceTelecom RT @GENBAND: Rural service providers are more than a telephone company. They are also #broadband and #entertainment companies. Post | Follow @FierceTelecom

> Frontier Communications' board has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend payment of $0.10 per share of common stock. Release

> Telefonica Germany (O2) is deploying Acme Packet's Net-Net Session Router and Net-Net Diameter Director to support its wireline VoIP, 3G wireless network and future 4G wireless LTE services. Article

> Maricopa County, Ariz. has chosen Intrado to upgrade its 911 capabilities for 41 emergency call taking positions in four separate public safety answering points (PSAP)s. Release

> The Metro Ethernet Forum's (MEF) new Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) initiative is gaining interest from service providers reveals a new Heavy Reading survey. Post

And finally … According to the 2012 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study, hotel customers don't like being charged for WiFi Internet access. Article

Suggested Articles

Working with Comcast Business and Megaport, EdgeConneX has launched local cloud on-ramp services for enterprises in the Memphis area.

HPE is fully embracing the "as a service" model by pledging to deliver its entire portfolio as a service by 2022.

Ahead of a slowdown on its fiber build outs, AT&T plans to cut 1,800 jobs from its wireline division by August or September.