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    1. Equinix and TWTelecom Devise Creative Cloud Connectivity Solution

      Explore CEN Feature (Jun 3 2014)

      Equinix and TWTelecom Devise Creative Cloud Connectivity Solution

      An agreement between Equinix and TWTelecom has yielded a creative and cutting edge approach to cloud connectivity. The offering builds on the bandwidth-on-demand Carrier Ethernet capability that TWTelecom pioneered and leverages the Ethernet-based Equinix Cloud Exchange.

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    2. Carrier Ethernet interconnection standard, certification makes end-to-end possible - Telecom Timeout

      Explore The TechTarget Expert Community (Jun 3 2014)

      Carrier Ethernet interconnection standard, certification makes end-to-end possible - Telecom Timeout

      If enterprise customers want the convenience of Ethernet everywhere, both retail and wholesale carriers have an opportunity to make that possible. How? By offering both on-net and off-net carrier Ethernet services that can be deployed in a timely fashion today.

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      Mentions:   Infonetics   Metro Ethernet Forum

    3. Infonetics: Microwave Equipment Revenue Drops 7% in One Year

      Explore Telecompetitor (May 30 2014)

      Infonetics: Microwave Equipment Revenue Drops 7% in One Year

      Infonetics: Microwave Equipment Revenue Drops 7% in One Year The market for microwave equipment – time-division multiplexing (TDM), Ethernet, and dual Ethernet-TDM microwave equipment – contracted in 1Q 2014 as price pressures and competition from alternative network technologies, particularly fiber-based backhaul solutions, constrained growth, according to Infonetics Research’s latest...

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      Mentions:   Infonetics

    4. Windstream's Gardner: Comcast-TWC merger won't change near-term SMB focus

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 30 2014)

      Windstream's Gardner: Comcast-TWC merger won't change near-term SMB focus

      Windstream is aware that the pending Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger could potentially have implications in the competitive business market, but in the near-term the hybrid telco/CLEC says it will have the upper hand in the multi-site enterprise market where cable has little experience in serving.

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      Mentions:   NuVox   Time Warner Cable   Telecommunications Industry Association

    5. FairPoint brings 1 Gbps Ethernet to 32 New England markets

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 30 2014)

      FairPoint brings 1 Gbps Ethernet to 32 New England markets

      FairPoint Communications is bringing its new 1 Gbps speed Carrier Ethernet services to 32 markets across its New England serving territory of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.

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      Mentions:   Telecommunications Industry Association   FairPoint Communications   Comcast Business Services

    6. Vaioni to deliver up to GBP 6000 of ECC's for fibre

      Explore Telecompaper (May 30 2014)

      Vaioni to deliver up to GBP 6000 of ECC's for fibre

      (Telecompaper) UK Carrier Ethernet and cloud services provider said it is delivering up to GBP 6000 of ECC (Excess Construction Costs) cover, regardless of operator choice. The operator noted that ECC are generally associated with additional costs in installing fibre to an office building or property for high capacity fibre based internet connections. The new ECC cover means Ethernet will continue to dominate the high capacity connectivity marketplace, over wireless and similar products, the provider said.

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    7. Carrier Ethernet Services Continue to Show Strong Growth in Australia

      Explore IDC Home (May 29 2014)

      Carrier Ethernet Services Continue to Show Strong Growth in Australia

      IDC Australia's recently published Fixed-Line Tracker shows a slow reduction in revenue across the total fixed market – with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for the coming 5 years of -2.98%, driven primarily by the decline in fixed voice services. Opportunity for telcos in Australia continues to move from reliance on traditional core carriage to more complex offerings – whether it is integrated ICT services for business or bundled services for consumers.

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      Mentions:   Telstra   IDC   AAPT

    8. Lumos Networks powers Carrier Ethernet platform for US law firm

      Explore Telecompaper (May 29 2014)

      Lumos Networks powers Carrier Ethernet platform for US law firm

      (Telecompaper) US telecommunications services provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, Lumos Networks has expanded its services to Spilman, Thomas & Battle, a full...

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      Mentions:   PRI

    9. Carrier router, switch spending slowed in Q1 due to 'SDN hesitation,' says Infonetics

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 29 2014)

      Carrier router, switch spending slowed in Q1 due to 'SDN hesitation,' says Infonetics

      Service providers may be interested in adopting software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV), but Infonetics says their cautious outlook on these technologies is driving them to be more cautious with spending capital on new routers and switches.

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      Mentions:   China Telecom   NTT   Telefónica

    10. Lumos Networks Powers Multi-site Carrier Ethernet Solution for Mid-Atlantic Law Firm

      Explore Aktien (May 29 2014)

      Lumos Networks Powers Multi-site Carrier Ethernet Solution for Mid-Atlantic Law Firm

      Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS), a leading fiber-based provider of data, voice and IP-based telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, has expanded its services to Spilman, Thomas & Battle (“Spilman”), a full service regional law firm with locations in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Virginia.

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      Mentions:   PRI

    11. FairPoint Expands Ethernet Solutions to 1 Gbps

      Explore Market News, Real (May 29 2014)

      FairPoint Expands Ethernet Solutions to 1 Gbps

      CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications, Inc. (FRP), a provider of advanced data, voice and video technologies to residential, business and wholesale customers, today announced the availability of Ethernet-based bandwidth and transport capacity of up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) for its business, government and education customers. FairPoint's Ethernet Private ...

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    12. Comcast Business Extends Fiber, Ethernet In Vermont

      Explore CEN Feature (May 29 2014)

      Comcast Business Extends Fiber, Ethernet In Vermont

      Comcast Business recently announced the expansion of its fiber-based Ethernet network into a second county in Vermont. Adjacent to Chittenden County, which is home to the Burlington metro area where Comcast initially rolled out initial Ethernet services in the state last year, Rutland County boasts a growing high-tech market and world-renowned ski resorts. 

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      Mentions:   Comcast Business Services

    13. Sovernet extends middle reach by lighting transport link to Boston

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 29 2014)

      Sovernet extends middle reach by lighting transport link to Boston

      Middle mile provider Sovernet Communications is now offering customers a transport option from Boston to its existing network in in New Hampshire, Vermont and New York. Carrier customers that need long haul Carrier Ethernet transport throughout Sovernet's 4,500 fiber route footprint will be able to get access to the Boston link from the One Summer Street Point of Presence (PoP).

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      Mentions:   Telecommunications Industry Association

    14. Lumos Networks Powers Multi-site Ethernet Solution for Mid-Atlantic Law Firm

      Explore businesswire.com (May 29 2014)

      WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS), a leading fiber-based provider of data, voice and IP-based telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, has expanded its services to Spilman, Thomas & Battle (“Spilman”), a full service regional law firm with locations in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Virginia. Lumos Networks customized a Metro Ethernet solution to provide reliable, high-speed networked comm

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    15. Allstream becomes first Canadian operator to get MEF 2.0 certification

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 27 2014)

      Allstream becomes first Canadian operator to get MEF 2.0 certification

      Allstream, Manitoba Telecom Services' business services subsidiary, has added the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification to its growing list of amenities to attract new multi-site business customers. The MEF granted its CE 2.0 certification to two of Allstream's key Ethernet-based products: E-Line and E-Access.

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum   NFV

    16. Virtual Reality: Virtualization and Automation

      Explore CEN Feature (May 27 2014)

      Virtual Reality: Virtualization and Automation

      Network functions virtualization (NFV) is starting to displace SDN on the list of hot topics as attention shifts to services. Part of the appeal is that virtualization enables service providers to use generic rather than telecom-specific hardware.

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      Mentions:   Overture Networks   tw telecom

    17. Ambitious Cox Gigabit Broadband Plans Revealed

      Explore Telecompetitor (May 22 2014)

      Ambitious Cox Gigabit Broadband Plans Revealed

      Ambitious Cox Gigabit Broadband Plans Revealed Cox Communications today provided details about the plans for deploying gigabit broadband service that Cox CEO Pat Esser initially revealed in late April. The company will use a combination of DOCSIS, GPON and active  Ethernet to deliver gigabit service, the spokeswoman said.

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      Mentions:   Bright House Networks   Joan Engebretson

    18. Global Capacity Wins 2014 GTB Innovation Award for Wholesale Service

      Explore virtual-strategy.com (May 22 2014)

      Global Capacity Wins 2014 GTB Innovation Award for Wholesale Service

      The companies were recognized for Global Capacity's One Hub interconnection service that uses Overture Multi-service Carrier Ethernet platforms to aggregate TDM-based IP and Carrier Ethernet services .

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      Mentions:   Overture Networks

    19. MEF Webinar: Unlocking Revenues with Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Wholesale Ethernet Access

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      MEF Webinar:   Unlocking Revenues with Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Wholesale Ethernet Access

      The market-driven expansion of Ethernet services is creating a need for ever-faster service provider partnering, time to market, and revenue generation. This webinar provides insights into how the Metro Ethernet Forums new Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Wholesale Ethernet Access (CE 2.0 E-Access) standard speeds up and reduces the cost of interconnection, opening up new business and revenue opportunities for service providers who buy and sell wholesale Ethernet access services. The webinar presents a step-by-step approach for migrating to CE 2.0 E-Access and features leading service providers discussing their own experiences with implementing and delivering CE 2.0 E-Access ...

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    20. GPON spending rose 44% in Q1, says Infonetics

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 22 2014)

      GPON spending rose 44% in Q1, says Infonetics

      Service provider spending on GPON-based fiber to the home (FTTH), particularly in China and EMEA, rose 44 percent in a traditionally slow season for the first quarter of 2014. Overall, the global broadband equipment market (DSL, PON, and Carrier Ethernet FTTH) slid 5 percent sequentially in the first quarter of 2014, but up 23 percent year-over-year, totaling $1.89 billion.

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      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom   NuVox   Qwest

    21. Cbeyond brings dark fiber access to SMBs in six Tier 1 markets

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 22 2014)

      Cbeyond brings dark fiber access to SMBs in six Tier 1 markets

      Cbeyond, a competitive telco that's in the process of being purchased by Birch Communications, is extending dark fiber to small to medium businesses that reside in large, multi-tenant buildings.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Zayo

    22. Frontier Expands Fiber, Carrier Ethernet Across Its East Region

      Explore CEN Feature (May 22 2014)

      Frontier Expands Fiber, Carrier Ethernet Across Its East Region

      Frontier Communications recently announced the results of its investment of more than $840 million over the past three years in its East Region. Much of that investment has transformed the entire region, which includes assets acquired from Verizon in 2010, into a fiber-rich, Ethernet-ready network. 

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      Mentions:   Frontier Communications   Frontier

    23. Ethernet Evolves Again To Meet The Internet Of Things

      Explore Electronic Design (May 21 2014)

      Ethernet Evolves Again To Meet The Internet Of Things

      Towards the close of the 20th century, Ethernet's standards gurus—the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) and the IEEE 802.3 committee—began the next series of changes that would enable it to operate seamlessly across WANs. Today, it's the medium ... and WAN services.

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      Mentions:   LAN   IDC   OAM

    24. Bringing mobility outside: Small cell deployment strategies for malls, stadiums and more

      Explore FierceWireless (May 21 2014)

      Bringing mobility outside: Small cell deployment strategies for malls, stadiums and more

      Small cells are more than just an answer to persistent in-building penetration and high-density RF challenges. They are critical in satisfying user bandwidth capacity needs in difficult indoor environments like malls, stadiums and convention centers. Options for providing backhaul to the venue include getting a dedicated or best-effort Carrier Ethernet circuit to the venue from the local ILEC, CLEC or cable operator.

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