Vietnam Telecoms National deploys ADVA optical for low-latency services; Speakeasy extends free VoIP phone offer

> Vietnam Telecoms National is deploying ADVA Optical Networking's FSP 3000 to support its managed enterprise service suite. The Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) solution is in place at major Vietnam-based financial institutions. Release

> Cloud hosting provider Storm on Demand has added network load balancing for its Storm Servers and Bare Metal Dedicated services. These new capabilities enable users to create high availability networks that leverage cloud servers and dedicated servers with similar management tools. Release

> Speakeasy has decided to extend its free VoIP phone offer through the end of June after finding success with the promotion for Hosted Voice calling plans. Release

> Texas-New Mexico Power will deploy SmartSynch's Residential SmartMeter solution for a 231,000 unit point-to-point deployment throughout its Texas market. Release

> Level 3 is leveraging its content delivery network (CDN) to deliver the 2010 Madrid Open tennis tournament online in high definition. A successful pilot broadcast with Radio Televisión Española (RTVE) took place May 7-16. Release

And finally ... A new Pyramid Research report reveals that those Asia-Pacific service providers that offer multiplay and fixed-mobile convergence service packages are able to reduce churn and cut costs. Release