Topic: broadband connectivity
Windstream's completion of its Project Excel initiative is enabling the telco to drive 25 Mbps and higher speeds to more customers.
Verizon says that the FCC should not force wireline broadband operators to develop reports of service availability under the census-block level.
Google Fiber’s plans to wire Atlanta areas Sandy Springs and Brookhaven with FTTH service has come to a standstill.
Glen Post, CEO of CenturyLink, says the telco is cooperating in an investigation over its internet and video billing practices.
Windstream has rolled out 1 Gbps FTTH service to 15 communities in North Georgia.
West Virginia Senate President Mitch Carmichael says he was fired from Frontier Communications after the West Virginia legislature passed a broadband bill that Frontier lobbied heavily against.
Frontier has named former Verizon executive Victoria Boston as its new VP of sales and retention.
Hawaiian Telcom said that broadband customers are opting for higher speeds available on its FTTH network, especially in the 100 Mbps-1Gbps range.
TDS Telecom is finding that more of its customers are signing up for higher speed broadband services.
CenturyLink’s first-quarter revenues slid to $4.21 billion as it reported legacy TDM declines and flat broadband growth.