Study: Service provider cloud opportunity centers on app hosting, managed security; AT&T invested over $1.7B in its wireless, wireline networks in Michigan

Wireline news from across the web:

@FierceTelecom RT @ Accenture Cloud: "~70% of the opportunity for #cloud service providers now centers on application hosting, managed/security services." Article | Follow @FierceTelecom

> AT&T has invested more than $1.7 billion in its wireless and wired networks in Michigan between 2012 through 2014. Release

> NBN Co. announced that more than 2,100 homes and businesses in parts of Victoria Park will become the first in Western Australia to complete the transition to the National Broadband Network (NBN). Article

> Alcatel-Lucent and Chuan Wei will deploy Cambodia's first 100G optical data network as the country invests in communications infrastructure to address its growing broadband access needs. Release

Cable News
> Dish Network has expanded its relationship with multiscreen technology vendor Nagra to include dynamic ad insertion into TV Everywhere services. Article

> The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ruled Thursday that pay-TV operators must offer subscribers a basic programming channel selection, priced at no more than $25 a month. Article

Wireless News
> A National Labor Relations Board judge ruled that T-Mobile US' employment practices violated U.S. labor laws by making it difficult for workers to organize and talk about their salaries. Article

> AT&T Mobility is working with several smaller carriers, likely including T-Mobile US and U.S. Cellular, to prepare for interoperability between their different band classes in the 700 MHz band. Article

And finally… @TechFreedom: The FCC is illegally rewriting the Communications Act. Post

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