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    1. Infonetics: Ethernet Access Device (EAD) Market Benefits from Operator Plans to End T1s and E1s

      Explore Finance News (Jun 18 2014)

      Infonetics: Ethernet Access Device (EAD) Market Benefits from Operator Plans to End T1s and E1s

      Market research firm Infonetics Research released excerpts from its latest Ethernet Access Devices market share, market size, and forecasts report, which tracks revenue, units, and

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      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom   Infonetics   Overture Networks

    2. Big Telecom Event: Sdn, Pstn Sunset and More

      Explore Telecompetitor (Jun 18 2014)

      Big Telecom Event: Sdn, Pstn Sunset and More

      Big Telecom Event: SDN, PSTN Sunset and More Software defined networking (SDN), network function virtualization (NFV), and the PSTN sunset were hot topics at the Big Telecom Event in Chicago this week.  Here are the five stories I thought would be of greatest interest to Telecompetitor readers, including those hot topics and more: 1-SDN for the STB. The University of New Hampshire...

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      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom   Tower Cloud   Joan Engebretson

    3. Infonetics: Telecom Operators Spending $150 Billion Over 5 Years on Carrier Ethernet

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 17 2014)

      Infonetics: Telecom Operators Spending $150 Billion Over 5 Years on Carrier Ethernet

      Market research firm released excerpts from its latest market size and forecast report, which tracks investment, penetration, and use of carrier Ethernet products in service provider networks. “ Carrier Ethernet is one of the key technologies that's globally integral ...

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      Mentions:   Infonetics

    4. Cisco buys its way into AT&T SDN

      Explore NetworkWorld.com (Jun 17 2014)

      Cisco buys its way into AT&T SDN

      Cisco this week announced its intent to acquire privately held Tail-f Systems, a developer of multivendor network service orchestration systems for traditional and virtualized networks, and one of the vendors AT&T selected for its Domain 2.0 SDN/NFV project. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will pay $175 million in cash and retention-based incentives in exchange for all shares of Tail-f, which is based in Stockholm.

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      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom   NFV

    5. Level 3's tw telecom deal is all about scaling its local-to-global service presence

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 17 2014)

      Level 3's tw telecom deal is all about scaling its local-to-global service presence

      Level 3 Communications finally broke its purchasing silence this week, announcing its intent to acquire tw telecom for $5.7 billion, a deal that will immediately enhance its ability to serve an even larger group of U.S. and multinational enterprise customers.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   tw telecom   Level (3)

    6. Fairpoint Boosts Carrier Ethernet Speeds

      Explore CEN Feature (Jun 17 2014)

      Fairpoint Boosts Carrier Ethernet Speeds

      Fairpoint Communications has upgraded its Carrier Ethernet network throughout a large part of the company’s New England service area to support data rates up to 1 Gbps.

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      Mentions:   FairPoint Communications

    7. Overture Launches Harmony NFV Partner Ecosystem with Support from 10 Vendors

      Explore businesswire.com (Jun 17 2014)

      Overture Launches Harmony NFV Partner Ecosystem with Support from 10 Vendors

      RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Overture announces an ecosystem of hardware, software and services partners accelerating service provider’s automation and network functions virtualization (NFV) initiatives at the metro service edge.

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      Mentions:   Cyan   Overture Networks   Jdsu

    8. 10G, 100G Ethernet services revenue to grow 300 percent by 2018, says Infonetics

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 16 2014)

      10G, 100G Ethernet services revenue to grow 300 percent by 2018, says Infonetics

      Revenue from Ethernet services delivered on 10GE and 100GE is forecast by Infonetics Research to grow 300 percent between 2013 and 2018. Michael Howard, principal analyst for carrier networks and co-founder of Infonetics, reports that Ethernet is gaining the upper hand over IP MPLS-based VPN services, growing nearly "twice as fast as IP MPLS VPNs through 2017."

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      Mentions:   Infonetics

    9. Ethernet Services Growth Outpaces IP MPLS VPNs

      Explore Channel Partners Magazine (Jun 16 2014)

      Ethernet Services Growth Outpaces IP MPLS VPNs

      Ethernet is on a serious roll. A new Infonetics Research report predicts that the global Ethernet services and IP MPLS VPN services markets totaled $62.6 billion last year, up from 12 percent in 2012. Cloud services – accessed via IP VPNs, Ethernet services and mobile backhaul transport over Ethernet services – are a big reason for the momentum.

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      Mentions:   Infonetics

    10. Level 3 to Acquire tw telecom for $5.7B

      Explore Light Reading (Jun 16 2014)

      Level 3 to Acquire tw telecom for $5.7B

      Level 3 has agreed to acquire Carrier Ethernet service provider tw telecom for $40.86 per share in a cash and stock deal worth $5.7 billion, the companies confirmed on Monday. The move unites two of the top Ethernet service providers in the US into one powerhouse company.

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      Mentions:   Communications Inc.   tw telecom   Level (3)

    11. Sponsored Content: Overture Adds Hardware to Its NFV Pitch

      Explore Light Reading (Jun 12 2014)

      Sponsored Content:  Overture Adds Hardware to Its NFV Pitch

      Overture, is extending its existing NFV proposition with a new product designed to combine the benefits of virtualized functions with Carrier Ethernet on top of dedicated hardware located at the customer premises.

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      Mentions:   Overture Networks   Overture Networks Inc.   Mark Durrett

    12. Consolidated's Childers: We'll grow our business service reach through acquisitions

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 12 2014)

      Consolidated's Childers: We'll grow our business service reach through acquisitions

      Business services, particularly Ethernet, continue to be a growing factor for the telco. Although it does not break down specific numbers, the service provider reported that Metro Ethernet revenue rose 21 percent year-over-year in Q1 2014, for example.

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      Mentions:   NuVox   Consolidated Communications   SureWest

    13. tw telecom Highlights Transition to On Demand Networking at Big Telecom Event

      Explore Business News & Financial News (Jun 12 2014)

      tw telecom Highlights Transition to On Demand Networking at Big Telecom Event

      Business Ethernet and networking solutions provider, tw telecom, today announced it will headline two speaking engagements at this year's Big Telecom Event. "On-demand" networking solutions that place increased control in the hands of the end-user, creating one consistent customer experience, the adoption and enablement of the cloud and security are some of the topics to be covered in each. The Big Telecom Event takes place June 17-18 in Chicago

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Intelligent Network

    14. Integra brings fiber into 8 of Telx's data centers

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 12 2014)

      Integra brings fiber into 8 of Telx's data centers

      Integra will also be able to use Telx's colocation and interconnection services and Telx's high-power-density space to serve both new and existing clients. Likewise, existing and new Telx customers will be able to get access to Integra's set of wholesale and retail products, including Internet, wavelength services, Carrier Ethernet and IP/MPLS VPN.

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    15. TeleGeography Marks Accelerated Decline In Carrier Ethernet Pricing Worldwide

      Explore CEN Feature (Jun 12 2014)

      TeleGeography Marks Accelerated Decline In Carrier Ethernet Pricing Worldwide

      The H1 2014 update of TeleGeography's Ethernet Pricing Service reveals that Carrier Ethernet price erosion has accelerated during the past year. For example, between the first half of 2013 and the first half of 2014, median monthly lease prices for 100-Mbps point-to-point Ethernet over MPLS (EoMPLS) pseudowires declined an average of 44 percent.

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      Mentions:   TeleGeography

    16. Beyond the city limits: how Ethernet is exceeding the Metro boundary

      Explore ITProPortal.com (Jun 11 2014)

      Beyond the city limits: how Ethernet is exceeding the Metro boundary

      Ethernet used to just be the technology for the local area network, but there has been growing interest in Ethernet as an alternative technology for operating wide area networks across cities.

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum   Comcast Business Services

    17. FiberLight brings fiber to 600 cell sites, installs 5,500 route miles across Texas

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 10 2014)

      FiberLight brings fiber to 600 cell sites, installs 5,500 route miles across Texas

      FiberLight continues to make progress with its fiber-network buildout in Texas, announcing that that in the first five months of 2014 it connected more than 600 cell towers and installed nearly 5,500 route miles across the state.

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    18. Japan Network Equipment 2013-2017 Forecast Update and First-Half 2013 Analysis

      Explore Market News, Real (Jun 10 2014)

      Japan Network Equipment 2013-2017 Forecast Update and First-Half 2013 Analysis

      LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Japan Network Equipment 2013-2017 Forecast Update and First-Half 2013 Analysis http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/networking/wireless/japan_network_equipment_2011_2015_forecast_update_first_half_2011_analysis.html ...

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      Mentions:   IDC

    19. FiberLight Expands into Rural Texas

      Explore Telecompetitor (Jun 10 2014)

      FiberLight Expands into Rural Texas

      FiberLight, LLC’s Texas Expansion efforts continue to bring much-needed connectivity to the state of Texas.  In the first five months of 2014, FiberLight has made significant progress on two major fronts, including supporting cell phone towers with wireless backhaul and connecting smaller, more remote regions of the state to...

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    20. Global Capacity, PEG Bandwidth Partner to Bring Fiber-Based Ethernet to Rural U.S. Markets

      Explore CEN Feature (Jun 10 2014)

      Global Capacity, PEG Bandwidth Partner to Bring Fiber-Based Ethernet to Rural U.S. Markets

      Global Capacity and PEG Bandwidth are as good match for each other as they are for companies seeking fiber-based Ethernet connections to underserved markets across the Midwestern and Eastern U.S.

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      Mentions:   Global Capacity

    21. Integra Wins Contracts for Ethernet, SONET and Internet Services under CALNET 3 Procurement Agreement

      Explore Market News, Real (Jun 10 2014)

      Integra Wins Contracts for Ethernet, SONET and Internet Services under CALNET 3 Procurement Agreement

      PORTLAND, Ore., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Integra ™, a provider of fiber-based, carrier-grade networking, communications and technology solutions, has been awarded a second contract by the California ...

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    22. tw telecom gets approval to leverage Auburn, Wash. rights of way for service expansion

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 9 2014)

      tw telecom gets approval to leverage Auburn, Wash. rights of way for service expansion

      tw telecom can now proceed with its latest network expansion into the Auburn, Washington market after the City Council granted the competitive provider a franchise agreement to build and operate a network along the city's rights of way, reports the Auburn Reporter.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   NFV

    23. Cox Business racks up MEF CE 2.0 certification

      Explore cedmagazine.com (Jun 6 2014)

      Cox Business racks up MEF CE 2.0 certification

      Cox Business became the latest cable operator to receive Carrier Ethernet (CE) 2.0 certification from the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF. ) MEF announced its CE 2.0 services certification last year. Cox joined Time Warner Cable Business Class, RCN Business and Comcast in the CE 2.0 certification club.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Time Warner Cable   Metro Ethernet Forum

    24. Cox Joins Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Club

      Explore Light Reading (Jun 6 2014)

      Cox Joins Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Club

      Earning another stripe on its uniform, Cox Business has received Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification from the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF), putting it in position to offer more advanced Ethernet services to its commercial customers. Cox Business, the commercial services arm of Cox Communications Inc. , thus becomes the third major US MSO business services unit to gain the Carrier Ethernet 2.0 blessing from Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) .

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Time Warner Cable   RCN Corp.

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