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    1. RCN Business scores MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification »

      Explore » Connecting the Ethernet industry (Apr 10 2014)

      RCN Business scores MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification http://t.co/JqKfs5vXGL

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    2. Businesses Still Face 'Fiber Gap'

      Explore Light Reading (Apr 9 2014)

      Businesses Still Face 'Fiber Gap'

      The number of businesses in the US connected to fiber networks, the predominant medium for Ethernet, is growing at a healthy clip, increasing to 39.3% of all US businesses with 20 or more employees by the end of last year, according to numbers just released by Vertical Systems Group. That stat is up from 36.1% in 2012, and far from the 10% to 11% numbers the industry was lamenting a decade ago.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group

    3. Indatel drives fiber connectivity into rural areas

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 9 2014)

      Indatel drives fiber connectivity into rural areas

      INDATEL, a cooperative middle mile provider, and unified communications (UC) operator ANPI have developed a strategic alliance to find ways to better extend next-gen services to rural areas that have been left largely underserved by larger service providers. INDATEL will offer its Data and Internet Aggregation PoP located on Cermak Street in Chicago, which houses a content delivery network (CDN) services peering point, a Carrier Ethernet exchange and transit IP services aggregation. At this site, the service provider houses its member-to-member circuits and exchange-to-exchange circuits.

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      Mentions:   Congress   Zayo   Frontier

    4. Unite Private Networks lays out 200-mile fiber network expansion

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 9 2014)

      Unite Private Networks lays out 200-mile fiber network expansion

      Serving a mix of service provider, government, data center and enterprise business customers, the new route will provide two main benefits: broadening the availability of lit services such as Carrier Ethernet and wavelength services and dark fiber, while offering what it claims to be lower latency and diversity from existing carrier networks in the region.

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    5. Installation Timeframes for Metro Ethernet, T1, DSL, and Wireless

      Explore MegaNet Communications (Apr 8 2014)

      Installation Timeframes for Metro Ethernet, T1, DSL, and Wireless

      When we’re working with new customers, one of the first questions we ask is what sort of timeframe they’re looking at to have their new services up and running. Usually there’s enough time to get new services installed and tested before they cut over, however every now and again we’ll get a call from someone who’s got a bit of a, shall we say, urgent need. “We’re moving in 3 weeks.

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    6. WOW! Business Delivers New Broadband Voice and Data Services for Detroit Businesses

      Explore Yahoo! UK & Ireland Finance (Apr 8 2014)

      WOW! Business Delivers New Broadband Voice and Data Services for Detroit Businesses

      WOW! Business, a communications and cloud service provider serving the Detroit area since 1996, is driving competition for broadband business services in the Motor City with the introduction of Ethernet and Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunking services.

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    7. RCN Business achieves Mef Ce 2.0 certification for Ethernet service suite

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 8 2014)

      RCN Business achieves Mef Ce 2.0 certification for Ethernet service suite

      RCN Business, a competitive business service provider, added another potential element of differentiation by gaining the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) certification.

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      Mentions:   RCN   tw telecom   Comcast Business Services

    8. Unite Private Networks Announces Fiber Network Expansion

      Explore Marketwired (Apr 8 2014)

      Unite Private Networks Announces Fiber Network Expansion

      Fiber Network Will Connect Kansas City and Omaha Markets. With this new route, customers will have increased access to UPN's suite of products, including Ethernet, wavelength, Internet access and dark fiber. The new route will also provide lower latency and diversity from existing carrier networks in the region.

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    9. Incumbent & Competitive Carrier Ethernet Providers Holding Strong, Steady In 2013

      Explore CEN Feature (Apr 8 2014)

      Incumbent & Competitive Carrier Ethernet Providers Holding Strong, Steady In 2013

      While Vertical Systems Group's charting of the Cable MSO Ethernet Provider segment in 2013 showed overall meteoric growth and shifts in players on the Cable MSO LEADERBOARD, the Incumbent and Competitive Provider segments held mostly steady during the year.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   NuVox   Zayo

    10. MTS Belarus expands Carrier Ethernet network

      Explore Telecompaper (Apr 8 2014)

      MTS Belarus expands Carrier Ethernet network

      (Telecompaper) Mobile operator MTS Belarus has expanded the coverage of its Carrier Ethernet network across the country. The operator raised the coverage at 560 multi-residence buildings in the cities of Minsk, Vitebsk, Gomel, Mogilyov, Hrodna and Brest in Q1.

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    11. US Ethernet Innovations, Freescale settle patent dispute

      Explore Telecompaper (Apr 7 2014)

      US Ethernet Innovations, Freescale settle patent dispute

      (Telecompaper) US Ethernet Innovations (USEI), owner of the fundamental Ethernet technology developed by 3Com in the 1990s, has announced the settlement of a patent...

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    12. Ethernet entrepreneur and World Wide Packets founder Bernard Daines dies at 69

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 7 2014)

      Ethernet entrepreneur and World Wide Packets founder Bernard Daines dies at 69

      Bernard Daines, one of the early commercial Ethernet pioneers, passed away last Thursday morning after a long illness, reports The Spokesman-Review. According to his brother Dan Daines, he would have been 70 on April 12.

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    13. Fiber 'Has Started to Shake Up the Services Markets'

      Explore Channel Partners Magazine (Apr 7 2014)

      Fiber 'Has Started to Shake Up the Services Markets'

      VSG says fiber is the optimal wireline access technology for delivery of higher speed network services, including carrier Ethernet and IP/MPLS VPNs, as well for cloud and Internet connectivity and mobile backhaul . "During the past year, network ...

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group

    14. The CIO challenge: building a holistic cloud architecture

      Explore Business Technology (Apr 5 2014)

      The CIO challenge: building a holistic cloud architecture

      ... applications over a private, secure Carrier Ethernet network. GTT delivers end-to-end Carrier Ethernet services anywhere in the world, providing enterprises with a fully integrated cloud solution for computing and communicating, enabling them to reach their full ...

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    15. XO lays path for network expansion, completes $500M financing round

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 4 2014)

      XO lays path for network expansion, completes $500M financing round

      XO Communications has put together what it says is a multi-year expansion plan for its U.S.-based network that will leverage $500 million in financing as a way to accommodate the growth of its enterprise customers' unified communications, data services and cloud strategies.

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      Mentions:   XO Communications   Qwest   tw telecom

    16. U.S. fiber penetration reaches 39.3 percent of buildings, says VSG

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 4 2014)

      U.S. fiber penetration reaches 39.3 percent of buildings, says VSG

      Ongoing aggressive rollouts of fiber by a host of incumbent telcos, CLECs and cable operators throughout 2013 has helped to narrow the U.S. fiber gap by expanding facilities to 39.3 percent of commercial buildings with 20 or more employees, according to new research from Vertical Systems Group.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   NuVox   Time Warner Cable

    17. Windstream says AT&T's Ip pilot doesn't address FCC's wholesale rules

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 3 2014)

      Windstream says AT&T's Ip pilot doesn't address FCC's wholesale rules

      Windstream wrote in a filing with the FCC that AT&T's current proposed plan to conduct TDM-to-IP transition trials in Alabama and Florida does not take into consideration a number of the regulator's wholesale service rules.

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      Mentions:   NuVox

    18. TDS' stimulus program will breathe broadband life into 27,000 rural households

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 3 2014)

      TDS' stimulus program will breathe broadband life into 27,000 rural households

      Out of all of the telcos that applied for the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Rural Utilities Service (RUS) grants as part of the ARRA broadband stimulus funding program in 2009 and 2010, TDS Telecom was the most aggressive. Because TDS' network infrastructure is built with a mix of Carrier Ethernet transport to VDSL2 and GPON in the last mile, these network builds can also support nearby business customers.

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    19. Zayo adds 550 miles to northern California fiber network

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 3 2014)

      Zayo adds 550 miles to northern California fiber network

      Zayo is enhancing its fiber reach in the California market by starting the buildout of an additional 550 miles of dark fiber in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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      Mentions:   Zayo

    20. Integra extends fiber reach to 92 data centers

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 3 2014)

      Integra extends fiber reach to 92 data centers

      Integra continues to find a strong role in the data center market, announcing that it has connected 30 facilities since October 2013, bringing its total on-net data center footprint to 92.

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    21. FirstLight Carrier Ethernet Quote System Will Leverage Local Strengths

      Explore CEN Feature (Apr 3 2014)

      FirstLight Carrier Ethernet Quote System Will Leverage Local Strengths

      Carrier Ethernet service provider FirstLight considers its local focus to be a key differentiator – and a good example of that focus is the quoting system that the New England and upstate New York-based company is putting together.

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    22. GSA approves Comcast for Ethernet services

      Explore cedmagazine.com (Apr 2 2014)

      GSA approves Comcast for Ethernet services

      Comcast Business has established an important road into the vast government market, having just scored a Schedule 70 contract with the General Services Administration (GSA), which enables the Company to sell directly to federal, state and local ...

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      Mentions:   Comcast Business Services

    23. Infonetics: SDN, NFV enter carrier trial phase, but deployments won't happen until 2015

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 2 2014)

      Infonetics: SDN, NFV enter carrier trial phase, but deployments won't happen until 2015

      Software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) are clearly the talk of the town in the networking and telecom circles, but the real proof will come as service providers begin to apply these technologies in their live networks.

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      Mentions:   NFV

    24. Integra Accelerates Data Center Strategy, Grows On-Network Facilities Nearly

      Explore Marketwired (Apr 2 2014)

      Integra Accelerates Data Center Strategy, Grows On-Network Facilities Nearly

      Integra customers will benefit from this and other recent strategic investments in network expansion, such as a new long-haul fiber route connecting Salt Lake City with Northern California and expanded Ethernet-over-Copper (EoC) access.

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