1. Articles from Sean Buckley

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    1. FairPoint's Q3 Ethernet revenue gains help offset local, long-distance voice losses

      Explore FierceTelecom (Nov 5 2014)

      FairPoint's Q3 Ethernet revenue gains help offset local, long-distance voice losses

      For FairPoint Communications, Ethernet continues to be a key element in its financial results, and the third quarter of 2014 was no exception.

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      Mentions:   FairPoint Communications

    2. Shentel's fiber lease revenues rise 15.7% on strong wireless backhaul sales

      Explore FierceTelecom (Nov 3 2014)

      Shentel's fiber lease revenues rise 15.7% on strong wireless backhaul sales

      Shentel continued to find gold in its fiber lease segment as revenues rose 15.7 percent year-over-year to $8.1 million, helping to offset declines in legacy voice and drive up overall wireline revenues.

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    3. Level 3 wraps its acquisition of tw telecom, enhances domestic and global reach

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 31 2014)

      Level 3 wraps its acquisition of tw telecom, enhances domestic and global reach

      Level 3 has completed its acquisition of tw telecom, creating a company that will have a deeper domestic and global footprint to serve multi-site businesses.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    4. Consolidated's Ethernet revenue gains help ease Pots, Ld declines

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 30 2014)

      Consolidated's Ethernet revenue gains help ease Pots, Ld declines

      Consolidated Communications reported that in the third quarter of 2014, Ethernet services were a star performer in its portfolio, rising 14 percent year-over-year, but that was not enough to completely offset the drag of legacy service declines. Commercial and wholesale revenues rose 4.7 percent year-over-year.

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      Mentions:   Consolidated Communications

    5. Level 3, tw telecom deal clears FCC and stockholder approvals

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 29 2014)

      Level 3, tw telecom deal clears FCC and stockholder approvals

      Level 3 Communications cleared two major decisions in its move to acquire tw telecom, announcing that both the FCC and the stockholders of both companies have approved its acquisition of the competitive provider.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    6. BT enhances wholesale Ethernet connectivity to three new UK-based data centers

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 27 2014)

      BT enhances wholesale Ethernet connectivity to three new UK-based data centers

      BT is giving its wholesale customers more connectivity options by establishing three new data center points of presence (PoPs) inside the UK as part of a broader investment program in its fiber-based Ethernet network footprint.

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    7. Frontier steps into the 1 Gig broadband game in Durham, N.C.

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 27 2014)

      Frontier steps into the 1 Gig broadband game in Durham, N.C.

      Frontier Communications is making its first move into the 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) game by launching services for both residential and business customers in the Durham, N.C., area.

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      Mentions:   Research Triangle Park   Frontier Communications   Frontier

    8. AT&T's U-verse gains help to ease legacy losses in Q3

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 22 2014)

      AT&T's U-verse gains help to ease legacy losses in Q3

      AT&T's U-verse services drove up consumer wireline revenue growth 3 percent year-over-year to $5.7 billion and helped to cushion the blow of legacy consumer and business service losses.

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    9. Zayo adds 93 route miles to its hometown Boulder, Colo., network

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 21 2014)

      Zayo adds 93 route miles to its hometown Boulder, Colo., network

      Zayo has hatched what it says is a major network expansion effort in its headquarters market of Boulder, Colo., adding 93 route miles to its network.

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      Mentions:   Zayo

    10. Verizon's FiOS subscriber adds drive up wireline consumer revenues 4.5% to $3.9B

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 21 2014)

      Verizon's FiOS subscriber adds drive up wireline consumer revenues 4.5% to $3.9B

      Verizon reported that third-quarter consumer wireline results rose 4.5 percent to $3.9 billion, with FiOS revenues representing 76 percent of the total wireline revenues.

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    11. CenturyLink seeks FCC approval to shut down Frame Relay, ATM service

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 15 2014)

      CenturyLink seeks FCC approval to shut down Frame Relay, ATM service

      CenturyLink is seeking to shut down its legacy Frame Relay and ATM services in both its Embarq and CenturyTel affiliate regions, reflecting the service provider industry's ongoing shift to IP-based Ethernet business services. It filed a similar application for its Qwest affiliate last year.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Qwest

    12. Level 3 secures $2B loan to finance cash portion of tw telecom acquisition

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 13 2014)

      Level 3 secures $2B loan to finance cash portion of tw telecom acquisition

      Level 3 has gotten commitments from its lenders to increase its borrowing power under its secured credit facility through a new $2 billion Tranche B 2022 Term Loan, part of which will finance the cash portion of its acquisition of tw telecom.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    13. tw telecom extends fiber, Ethernet connectivity to Minneapolis-St.Paul, Phoenix

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 10 2014)

      tw telecom extends fiber, Ethernet connectivity to Minneapolis-St.Paul, Phoenix

      tw telecom, which is in the process of being purchased by Level 3, has added Minneapolis-St.Paul and Phoenix as the two latest stops on its ongoing network expansion effort.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    14. 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

    15. 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

    16. 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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    17. 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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    18. 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

    19. 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

    20. 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

    21. 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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    22. 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)

    23. 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

    24. 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)

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