1. Articles from Sean Buckley

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    1. BT Global to extend Ethernet VPN service to 15 new markets

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 9 2014)

      BT Global to extend Ethernet VPN service to 15 new markets

      BT Global Services is enhancing the reach of its flagship Ethernet-based VPN and Internet services across multiple countries, a move that will further boost its competitive stance against front runners like Orange Business Services and other global players.

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      Mentions:   Orange Business Services   BT Global Services

    2. San Francisco to vote on 'dig once' proposal to accelerate city's fiber network buildout

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 9 2014)

      San Francisco to vote on 'dig once' proposal to accelerate city's fiber network buildout

      Some San Francisco city managers see fiber as a key asset for the city, and are considering a proposal that would require workers to install fiber when conducting other road work.

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      Mentions:   Zayo

    3. Integra serves up new dedicated 100G routes

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 8 2014)

      Integra serves up new dedicated 100G routes

      Integra is making more use out of its 100G network migration by offering customers dedicated Express Routes for its optical wavelength service line.

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    4. Vodafone adds 33 PoPs in Americas, deepens MPLS network reach

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 1 2014)

      Vodafone adds 33 PoPs in Americas, deepens MPLS network reach

      Vodafone is increasing its presence in the Americas region to better serve its large multinational corporation (MNC) customers by adding 21 new points of presence (PoPs) in North America and 12 in South America and Latin America.

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    5. Cincinnati Bell's Fox: Fiber will give us an upside in the SMB market

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 1 2014)

      Cincinnati Bell's Fox: Fiber will give us an upside in the SMB market

      Cincinnati Bell has set an aggressive target with its fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) build with hopes to penetrate 80 percent of the city with fiber, but the fiber investment is going to also give it a weapon to battle cable for small to medium business (SMB) customers.

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      Mentions:   Time Warner Cable   Cincinnati Bell

    6. Windstream begins the second phase of its 100G network build

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 30 2014)

      Windstream begins the second phase of its 100G network build

      Windstream has started work on the second phase of its 100G long-haul optical network covering nearly 4,100 miles that's set to be completed by the end of the year. Similar to the first phase of the build, Windstream will leverage Infinera's DTN-X platform, which integrates DWDM optical transmission and non-blocking OTN switching in a single platform. The DTN-X also includes the option to scale to single-card terabit super-channels and Terabit Ethernet in the future.

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      Mentions:   NuVox   Time Warner Cable

    7. AT&T, Verizon's fiber offerings center on reinvigorating their SMB customer bases

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 25 2014)

      AT&T, Verizon's fiber offerings center on reinvigorating their SMB customer bases

      AT&T and Verizon are both well known as having large-scale networks that can serve the largest multinational corporation customers, but their recent moves to enhance their fiber offerings for businesses show they want to keep a tighter rein on the small to medium business (SMB) market where their brands are still household names.

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      Mentions:   Time Warner Cable

    8. Bell Aliant's Sheriff to retire as BCE completes company privatization

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 24 2014)

      Bell Aliant's Sheriff to retire as BCE completes company privatization

      Bell Aliant's CEO Karen Sheriff will retire from the company at the end of the year as the company becomes integrated into its parent company Bell Canada Enterprises (BCE).

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    9. tw telecom enhances its San Diego network reach

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 23 2014)

      tw telecom enhances its San Diego network reach

      tw telecom, which is being acquired by Level 3 Communications, is adding more firepower to its existing network in San Diego by extending service into the various business parks located in Carlsbad.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    10. FairPoint's Carrier Ethernet circuits grow 48.3% in Q2, contribute $20.9M in revenue

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 5 2014)

      FairPoint's Carrier Ethernet circuits grow 48.3% in Q2, contribute $20.9M in revenue

      FairPoint Communications' growing Carrier Ethernet service base continued to be a factor in the second quarter, contributing $20.9 million of revenue, or 9.3 percent of total revenue, up from $15.5 million in the second quarter of 2013 as retail and wholesale Ethernet circuits grew 48.3 percent year-over-year.

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      Mentions:   FairPoint Communications

    11. Will AT&T, Verizon follow Windstream down the REIT asset path?

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 31 2014)

      Will AT&T, Verizon follow Windstream down the REIT asset path?

      Windstream got the attention of the telecom world and financial community on Tuesday when it announced that it would spin off parts of its network assets into an independent Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). Not surprisingly, this development quickly fueled speculation that other service providers could, or are considering, a similar move.

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      Mentions:   Telstra   NuVox   Level (3)

    12. WOW! Business to extend fiber network to 500 wireless towers in Chicago

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 31 2014)

      WOW! Business to extend fiber network to 500 wireless towers in Chicago

      Chicago has been a key growth target for WOW! Business' wholesale division. In early April, the service provider rolled out its Ethernet and session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking services in Chicago.

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      Mentions:   Time Warner Cable

    13. tw telecom enterprise revenue grows 7.8% to $419M in Q2

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 31 2014)

      tw telecom enterprise revenue grows 7.8% to $419M in Q2

      Growth in data and Internet services revenue was primarily driven by an increase in strategic Carrier Ethernet and VPN-based products, Internet and other services, partially offset by churn and re-pricing. Data and Internet revenue represents 60 percent of total revenue for the quarter, up from 56 percent during the same period a year ago.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    14. AT&T, Acs, Ibm test elastic cloud-to-cloud networking concept

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 30 2014)

      AT&T, Acs, Ibm test elastic cloud-to-cloud networking concept

      AT&T is taking another step in advancing its company-wide cloud strategy by completing a proof-of-concept technology trial with IBM and ACS that it says will reduce set-up time for cloud-to-cloud connectivity, particularly between data centers.

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      Mentions:   IBM

    15. Level 3 tapped by DHS to provide LAN managed services

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 24 2014)

      Level 3 tapped by DHS to provide LAN managed services

      Level 3 has been tasked by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to deliver a set of local area network (LAN) managed services inside the National Capital Region (NCR).

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    16. Verizon's FiOS revenues rise 14.4% to $3.1B on strong broadband, video adds

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 22 2014)

      Verizon's FiOS revenues rise 14.4% to $3.1B on strong broadband, video adds

      "While we continue to see healthy demand for Ethernet services, positive growth continues to be more than offset by price compression, technology migration, and other secular challenges," said Fran Shammo, CFO and EVP of Verizon Communications, during the earnings call.

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    17. AT&T wins $275M Department of State task order

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 21 2014)

      AT&T wins $275M Department of State task order

      AT&T Government Solutions added another win to its public sector column when the U.S. Department of State awarded it a Foreign Post Telephone Replacement Program task order that could be worth up to $275 million over the next five years.

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    18. Integra acquires World Communications, enhances Washington state reach

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 18 2014)

      Integra acquires World Communications, enhances Washington state reach

      Integra has dipped into its pocket book to acquire World Communications Inc. (WCI), a move that will expand its growing network and service presence in the state of Washington.

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      Mentions:   Level (3)

    19. Verizon wraps 100G Ethernet network interface device trial

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 17 2014)

      Verizon wraps 100G Ethernet network interface device trial

      Verizon is pushing the bandwidth boundaries of its Carrier Ethernet network, announcing that it recently completed a trial carrying 100G traffic over its regional network between two 100G network interface devices (NID).

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      Mentions:   Verizon Global Wholesale

    20. 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

    21. 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

    22. 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

    23. 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

    24. 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)

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