Lumos lights Richmond data center; Opus Global acquires Hiperos

Wireline news from across the web:

> Fiber-based data, voice and IP-based telecommunication services provider Lumos Networks has connected Peak 10's Richmond, Va., data center. Release

> Carrier and data center neutral Internet Exchange DE-CIX will launch a POP within Sabey's 1 million-square-foot Intergate.Manhattan facility. Release

> Frontier Communications announced that Donald W. Daniels Jr. joined Frontier Communications as senior vice president and controller and will serve as its designated principal accounting officer. Story

> Third-party management software provider Hiperos has been acquired by Opus Global. Release

> Ipanema Technologies will integrate its WAN Application Performance Guarantee system with Zscaler's Security as a Service platform to enable application performance over hybrid networks, including "uncompromising security." Release

> Spain's VSN is using Wohler Technologies' intelligent media transformation Platform as the transcoding and media transformation engine for its media asset management (MAM) product. Release

Cable News
> Testing the legal limits of the U.S. Supreme Court's strike-down of subscription video on demand service Aereo, Fox is now challenging Dish Network's use of nine-year-old Slingbox technology. Article

Wireless News
> Sprint is testing a family shared data plan in select cities, according to a CNET report, in what could be a precursor to the carrier following in the footsteps of Verizon Wireless and AT&T Mobility, which have made shared plans cornerstones of their offerings. Article

And finally… Albis Technologies has introduced an eight port gigabit fiber Ethernet Demarcation Device (EDD) that can support Gigabit Carrier Ethernet services and comprehensive service-level agreement (SLA) enforcement for high-speed business access, network demarcation for wholesale solutions, utility solutions and mobile backhaul. Release

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