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    1. Verizon Wholesale enables Poland's Exatel to launch global VPN service

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 15 2014)

      Verizon Wholesale enables Poland's Exatel to launch global VPN service

      Exatel, a Poland-based service provider, has begun offering a global VPN service to its large enterprise customers via an agreement with Verizon Global Wholesale.

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      Mentions:   Verizon Global Wholesale

    2. Carrier Ethernet – the digital fuel for business agility and productivity

      Explore Capacity Magazine (Jul 15 2014)

      Carrier Ethernet – the digital fuel for business agility and productivity

      Building on the success of Carrier Ethernet adoption and services, technology, and professional certification programmes, the MEF is now focused on enabling a new generation of agile and assured services that are orchestrated over more efficient, interconnected networks. The MEF will be sharing more about its industry vision and various strategic initiatives aligned with this vision later this year.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Metro Ethernet Forum

    3. Take Five with Paul Parker-Johnson

      Explore CEN Feature (Jul 15 2014)

      Take Five with Paul Parker-Johnson

      Paul Parker-Johnson is an analyst with ACG Research, where he specializes in software defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) in service provider networks.

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      Mentions:   ACG Research   NFV

    4. FairPoint extends broadband reach to 10 additional Vermont towns

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 14 2014)

      FairPoint extends broadband reach to 10 additional Vermont towns

      FairPoint Communications continues to make progress with its northern New England broadband expansion plan by extending broadband service to 890 homes and businesses in 10 towns in its Vermont territory.

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      Mentions:   FairPoint Communications

    5. tw telecom expands network to Richmond, Virginia

      Explore Telecompaper (Jul 11 2014)

      tw telecom expands network to Richmond, Virginia

      (Telecompaper) Networking services provider, tw telecom is expanding its nationwide network by introducing service in Virginia's state capital of Richmond. The company is now able to deploy its portfolio of data and internet services to more enterprises, including its Business Ethernet and Intelligent Network capabilities. 

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Intelligent Network

    6. Top tier Internet exchange pops Into Sabey’s data center in Manhattan

      Explore DatacenterDynamics (Jul 10 2014)

      Top tier Internet exchange pops Into Sabey’s data center in Manhattan

      Data Center Properties, will launch the PoP using the Apollon interconnection platform from DE-CIX, a data center and carrier-neutral exchange service provider. The new DE-CIX POP allows all Sabey tenants to take advantage of DE-CIX’s Ethernet interconnection options. The connection could potentially expand to multiple terabits per second in the future, according to Sabey.

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    7. Brazil has more experts Carrier Ethernet [In Portuguese]

      Explore Baguete (Jul 10 2014)

      Brazil has more experts Carrier Ethernet [In Portuguese]

      The Metro-Ethernet Forum (MEF), a consortium of technology to broadcast standards and practices for Ethernet networks, reported that the amount of network professionals in Brazil with certification authority quadrupled in the first half of 2014.

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    8. Choice Hotels gives Comcast Business a thumbs up

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 10 2014)

      Choice Hotels gives Comcast Business a thumbs up

      Although it's unlikely they'll be unveiling any "Brian Roberts Slept Here" signs, Choice Hotels has given Comcast Business a thumbs up as a "qualified technology provider" that can be used by any of the company's 5,000 franchise properties in the U.S.

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      Mentions:   Comcast Business Services

    9. Level 3 Looks To Establish Close Relationships With Newly Acquired tw telecom Carrier Ethernet Customers

      Explore CEN Feature (Jul 10 2014)

      Level 3 Looks To Establish Close Relationships With Newly Acquired tw telecom Carrier Ethernet Customers

      Level 3 Communications' recently announced its intention to acquire tw telecom, Littleton, Colo., in a deal worth $5.7 billion. The merger will provide tw telecom's Carrier Ethernet customers with important new capabilities. 

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    10. Colorado school district to get access to 1G private dedicated network

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 10 2014)

      Colorado school district to get access to 1G private dedicated network

      Thirty schools and administration buildings in the Weld County School District in Colorado are getting access to a 1 Gbps private dedicated Carrier Ethernet network as part of a build completed by Boulder, Colo.-based Zayo Group.

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      Mentions:   Zayo Group   Zayo

    11. Operators tackle the challenge of service definition as networks move to Carrier Ethernet

      Explore Global Telecoms Business (Jul 9 2014)

      Operators tackle the challenge of service definition as networks move to Carrier Ethernet

      What is needed is a network with a conscience, writes Nan Chen: one holding a unified, consistently updated services information model would integrate data on a level above today’s operational support systems

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    12. Video: Christopher Cullan provides answers to key questions in preparation for GEN14

      Explore youtube.com (Jul 8 2014)

      Video: Christopher Cullan provides answers to key questions in preparation for GEN14

      What are the important developments and initiatives currently taking place in the Carrier Ethernet industry? And what innovations are anticipated at the GEN14 event?

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    13. MEF GEN14 Service Provider Spotlight: Verizon

      Explore CEN Feature (Jul 8 2014)

      MEF GEN14 Service Provider Spotlight: Verizon

      As part of a series of interviews with key MEF GEN14 conference participants in November, Carrier Ethernet News sat down with Matthew Duckworth, director of marketing for Verizon Global Wholesale, to highlight important trends shaping the wholesale Ethernet services market.

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      Mentions:   Infonetics   Metro Ethernet Forum   Verizon Global Wholesale

    14. Carrier Ethernet Underlies Hudson Fiber Low-Latency Network

      Explore CEN Feature (Jul 3 2014)

      Carrier Ethernet Underlies Hudson Fiber Low-Latency Network

      When Hudson Fiber Network set out to build a low-latency network to serve financial institutions, it was a logical choice to use Carrier Ethernet.

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    15. Zayo Group Completes Acquisition of Paris-Based Neo Telecoms

      Explore businesswire.com (Jul 2 2014)

      BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zayo Group, LLC (“Zayo”), a global provider of Bandwidth Infrastructure services, today announced it has completed its purchase of Neo Telecoms (“Neo”), a Paris-based Bandwidth Infrastructure company. The acquisition of Neo adds 300 route miles of Paris dark fibre and more than 500 on-net buildings to Zayo’s network footprint in Europe. Through nine colocation facilities operated by Neo across France, Zayo can now offer an additional 36,000 square feet of data c

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      Mentions:   Zayo Group   Zayo

    16. Alpheus Pushes Fiber Outward From the Central Office

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (Jul 1 2014)

      Alpheus Pushes Fiber Outward From the Central Office

      Texas metro and regional operator Alpheus says it is expanding its fiber footprint within two of its key markets.  They hope to bring as many as than 3,000 buildings in key parts of Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston onto their network.

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    17. WireIE's Carrier Ethernet Network Outperforms Polar Vortex

      Explore CEN Feature (Jul 1 2014)

      WireIE's Carrier Ethernet Network Outperforms Polar Vortex

      Warmer weather finally has arrived, but Canadians have not forgotten the record-breaking low temperatures, snow and ice that gripped Canada for what seemed like two seasons instead of one this past winter. While the North Polar Vortex made life difficult for people, it did not impact the performance of WireIE's nationwide Carrier Ethernet network.

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    18. Alpheus to add 3,000 near-net fiber locations in Houston and Dallas

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 30 2014)

      Alpheus to add 3,000 near-net fiber locations in Houston and Dallas

      Alpheus Communications is going to spend up to $12 million to increase its fiber network footprint in Houston and Dallas. While fiber is Alpheus' favored method to deliver services, the service provider is also making continued progress to expand its Ethernet over Copper (EoC) footprint. By leveraging a mix of copper and fiber, Alpheus expanded its network presence 36 percent to serve 129,000 business locations in southern Texas in 2013.

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      Mentions:   Alpheus Communications

    19. Consolidated to acquire Enventis for $350M in stock, enhancing fiber network reach

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 30 2014)

      Consolidated to acquire Enventis for $350M in stock, enhancing fiber network reach

      Consolidated Communications has reached an agreement to acquire all 13.8 million shares of Enventis, formerly HickoryTech, for about $350 million, marking yet another element in the ongoing consolidation of the independent telco market.

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      Mentions:   Consolidated Communications

    20. FairPoint, New England Telehealth Consortium connect 250 facilities with 1 Gbps Ethernet

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 27 2014)

      FairPoint, New England Telehealth Consortium connect 250 facilities with 1 Gbps Ethernet

      FairPoint Communications and the New England Telehealth Consortium (NETC) announced that they have recently connected 250 sites with the telco's 1 Gbps Carrier Ethernet Services (CES) product.

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      Mentions:   FairPoint Communications

    21. tw telecom ramps up Las Vegas network footprint

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 27 2014)

      tw telecom ramps up Las Vegas network footprint

      tw telecom, which is in the process of merging with Level 3 Communications, is adding more power to its Las Vegas network by extending its presence into North Las Vegas and south into Spring Valley and Henderson. By making this expansion, tw telecom will be able to potentially attract more business customers looking for data services, particularly Ethernet.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    22. KPN Wholesale to raise copper speeds to 100 Mbps

      Explore Telecompaper (Jun 27 2014)

      KPN Wholesale to raise copper speeds to 100 Mbps

      (Telecompaper) KPN Wholesale is increasing the speed over its Ethernet over copper network by 25 percent from September to 100 Mbps. The upgrade will be rolled out gradually and should be completed for all customers by November.

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    23. tw telecom More than Doubles Network Footprint in Las Vegas

      Explore MarketWatch (Jun 26 2014)

      tw telecom More than Doubles Network Footprint in Las Vegas

      The company will leverage this market expansion to further deploy its industry-leading portfolio of data and Internet services to more enterprises, including its innovative Business Ethernet and Intelligent Network capabilities. 

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   tw telecom   Intelligent Network

    24. MEF GEN14 Service Provider Spotlight: Telecom Italia

      Explore CEN Feature (Jun 26 2014)

      MEF GEN14 Service Provider Spotlight: Telecom Italia

      The first communications provider in Europe to receive MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 services certification, Telecom Italia offers retail and wholesale Ethernet services in 88 cities throughout Italy. 

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

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