1. Articles in category: Mobile Backhaul

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    1. Fibertech wraps its 1,000-mile Ohio network expansion

      Explore FierceTelecom (Feb 19 2014)

      Fibertech wraps its 1,000-mile Ohio network expansion

      Fibertech Networks has put the finishing touches on its network expansion project in Ohio, adding more than 1,000 miles of new fiber in Akron, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton and Toledo.  The competitive carrier can now serve as another business service and wholesale service alternative to area telcos such as AT&T (NYSE: T) and Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB). Prospective customers will be able to get access to its suite of collocation, optical services, point-to-point and multi-point Ethernet service ranging from 5 Mbps to 100 Gbps.

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      Mentions:   Cincinnati Bell

    2. Comcast's TWC deal will deepen its medium business Ethernet niche

      Explore FierceTelecom (Feb 13 2014)

      Comcast's TWC deal will deepen its medium business Ethernet niche

      It makes sense for cable operators like Comcast to expand their presence in the medium-sized business space. They can not only leverage their growing base of fiber plant to deliver Carrier Ethernet, but also appeal to businesses that are looking for alternatives to the limitations of copper-based T1 circuits that they got from local ILECs.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Time Warner Cable   Level (3)

    3. SDN-driven backhaul could save carriers $9B by 2017

      Explore FierceWireless (Feb 12 2014)

      SDN-driven backhaul could save carriers $9B by 2017

      Software-defined networking (SDN) could save operators $9 billion in mobile backhaul-related operating expenses by 2017 as they gain the ability to dynamically manage traffic and backhaul bandwidth, according to fresh research.

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      Mentions:   NFV

    4. Tellabs: SDN could reduce carrier opex by up to $9bn globally by 2017

      Explore Telecoms.com (Feb 11 2014)

      Tellabs: SDN could reduce carrier opex by up to $9bn globally by 2017

      SDN could  help operators reduce operating expenses by as much as $9bn globally by 2017. Tellabs, the author of the study, explained that opex savings are expected to be much greater than capex savings across five key network applications in every year until 2017.

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      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom

    5. Fibertech snaps up fiber-based small cell network build

      Explore FierceTelecom (Feb 6 2014)

      Fibertech snaps up fiber-based small cell network build

      Fibertech Networks has reached another milestone in its wireless backhaul service drive, activating an outdoor fiber-based metro small site for a wireless operator carrying commercial traffic.

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      Mentions:   Infonetics   FairPoint Communications

    6. Integra Ethernet over Copper footprint surpasses 460,000 businesses

      Explore FierceTelecom (Feb 5 2014)

      Integra Ethernet over Copper footprint surpasses 460,000 businesses

      Integra is continuing its aggressive Ethernet buildout strategy, expanding its Ethernet over Copper (EoC) network to another 43 fiber-fed ILEC Local Serving Offices (LSOs).

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      Mentions:   NuVox

    7. Service Provider Edge Router Market to Approach $9 Billion in 2018, According to Dell'Oro Group

      Explore Market News, Real (Feb 5 2014)

      Service Provider Edge Router Market to Approach $9 Billion in 2018, According to Dell'Oro Group

      According to a newly published report by Dell'Oro Group, investment in routers for mobile backhaul networks will be the primary driver for the Service Provider Edge Router market through 2018

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    8. Integra soups up Western U.S. 100G fiber reach, adds Salt Lake City to Sacramento route

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jan 29 2014)

      Integra soups up Western U.S. 100G fiber reach, adds Salt Lake City to Sacramento route

      Integra is giving its wholesale and business service customers on the West Coast another connectivity option by enabling a long-haul fiber network route providing a connection between Salt Lake City to Sacramento.

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    9. Global mobile backhaul kit market worth $8bn by 2018

      Explore Total Telecom (Jan 29 2014)

      Global mobile backhaul kit market worth $8bn by 2018

      The global mobile backhaul equipment market will be worth $8 billion by 2018, predicted Dell'Oro on Wednesday. According to the research firm, routers and switches revenue will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5% and comprise 35% of ...

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    10. FiberLight reaches halfway point of Texas expansion project, completes 4,500 miles

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jan 28 2014)

      FiberLight reaches halfway point of Texas expansion project, completes 4,500 miles

      FiberLight is growing its competitive stance in Texas by finishing the construction of over 4,500 miles of its planned 8,800 mile expansion across the central and western parts of the state.  "The first phase of this was to connect and provide both dark fiber and Ethernet to cell towers throughout this entire footprint."

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    11. Dell'Oro: 100G DWDM wavelengths to drive optical transport to $15B by 2018

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jan 27 2014)

      Dell'Oro: 100G DWDM wavelengths to drive optical transport to $15B by 2018

      Ongoing sales of DWDM equipment, particularly platforms that support 100G wavelengths, will drive up total optical transport revenues to $15 billion by 2018, says Dell'Oro Group in its latest report.

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    12. FirstLight drives value through local presence and support

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jan 23 2014)

      FirstLight drives value through local presence and support

      Van Wagenen: We're seeing that the preferred service is fiber-based Carrier Ethernet for wireless backhaul and also we're also starting to see requests for dark fiber as well. Given the density of our fiber networks in the markets we operate, we have the ability to offer dark fiber solutions to our wireless carriers and to our enterprise carriers.

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      Mentions:   Lightower

    13. AT&T withdraws its special access tariff proposal

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jan 9 2014)

      AT&T withdraws its special access tariff proposal

      AT&T has gotten permission from the FCC to withdraw its proposed tariff changes on TDM-based special access services it sells to competitive service providers.

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      Mentions:   Oracle

    14. Carrier Ethernet 2.0 lays new interconnection, wireless backhaul blueprint – Year in Review 2013

      Explore FierceTelecom (Dec 20 2013)

      Carrier Ethernet 2.0 lays new interconnection, wireless backhaul blueprint – Year in Review 2013

      The news: This was a big year for the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF). Not only did it turn 40 years old, but the MEF introduced its Carrier Ethernet 2.0 specification. Taking off from where Carrier Ethernet 1.0 left off, the CE 2.0 specification includes three new elements: a standardized interconnection method for service providers; management; and multiple Classes of Services (Multi-CoS) for eight services.

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      Mentions:   Oracle   Vertical Systems Group   Metro Ethernet Forum

    15. Google Fiber sparks competition, FCC revises CAF rules and other top stories of 2013

      Explore FierceTelecom (Dec 20 2013)

      Google Fiber sparks competition, FCC revises CAF rules and other top stories of 2013

      Now that we're reaching the end of the year, FierceTelecom is once again counting down the story lines that shaped the telecom industry in 2013.

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      Mentions:   NuVox   Time Warner Cable   Frontier

    16. CENX Carrier Ethernet Management Software Gains a Tier 1 Customer

      Explore CEN Feature (Dec 17 2013)

      CENX Carrier Ethernet Management Software Gains a Tier 1 Customer

      CENX’s Carrier Ethernet provisioning and troubleshooting software received a vote of confidence December 10 when the company announced that a Tier 1 U.S. operator had placed a “multi-million dollar” order for the offering. The operator’s name was not revealed but it apparently is a wireless carrier.

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    17. Consolidated Communications extends business services into Dallas-Fort Worth

      Explore FierceTelecom (Dec 13 2013)

      Consolidated Communications extends business services into Dallas-Fort Worth

      Consolidated Communications is putting its Texas fiber network to work by expanding its enterprise and commercial services reach into the Dallas-Fort Worth market.

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      Mentions:   Consolidated Communications

    18. Cenx gains multi-million dollar order from tier 1 provider

      Explore Telecompaper (Dec 10 2013)

      Cenx gains multi-million dollar order from tier 1 provider

      (Telecompaper) Cenx has announced it has received a multi-million dollar order from a tier one service provider for the company's new Ethernet Lifecycle Manager. The Cenx Ethernet Lifecycle Manager delivers on-demand service reporting as well as intuitive visualisation of end-to-end Ethernet transport services across a provider's 4G mobile backhaul network. A

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    19. Insight: Cable Broadband, SMB Gains Exceed Video Losses

      Explore Telecompetitor (Dec 2 2013)

      Insight: Cable Broadband, SMB Gains Exceed Video Losses

      “Cable companies continue to demonstrate strength in leveraging their existing HFC (hybrid fiber-coaxial) networks and in providing new business services, such as mobile backhaul, WiFi access, and Ethernet services,” elaborated Insight research director Fran Caulfield.

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    20. Carrier Ethernet’s rise in Emerging Markets

      Explore WirelessHeat (Nov 29 2013)

      Carrier Ethernet’s rise in Emerging Markets

      The days are long gone when First World companies could extend their Return on Investment by selling off their outdated technology at cut price in Third World markets. In today’s connected global market, “world class” becomes common knowledge, and buyers are increasingly reluctant to settle for anything less, according to the MEF (MetroEthernet Forum). As MEF President, Nan Chen, explained: “The world’s emerging markets have become our most exciting growth area in the past year.

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      Mentions:   IBM   Metro Ethernet Forum

    21. MEF names 2013 Asia-Pacific Carrier Ethernet Service Provider Awards winners - Upgrade Magazine - Upgrade Magazine

      Explore Upgrade Magazine (Nov 20 2013)

      MEF names 2013 Asia-Pacific Carrier Ethernet Service Provider Awards winners - Upgrade Magazine - Upgrade Magazine

      Carrier Ethernet Service Provider Awards for the Asia-Pacific region have been announced. Recognized as a celebration of excellence and leadership in the development, marketing and delivery of Carrier Ethernet Business & Wholesale Services, these awards are presented annually for the Global market and APAC, North America, EMEA, and Caribbean and Latin American regions.

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      Mentions:   IDC   Frost & Sullivan   Infonetics

    22. MEF announces winners of 2013 Global Carrier Ethernet Service Provider Awards

      Explore telecomkh (Nov 20 2013)

      MEF announces winners of 2013 Global Carrier Ethernet Service Provider Awards

      The judging panel for the global and regional awards was comprised of senior analysts from IDC, Infonetics, Vertical Systems, Gartner, Frost & Sullivan, and Ovum. This year’s Awards encompassed four specific categories to encourage the widest range of submissions, regardless of company size or network footprint.

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      Mentions:   IDC   Frost & Sullivan   Infonetics

    23. Comcast, Verizon Big Winners in Carrier Ethernet Awards

      Explore Channel Partners Magazine (Nov 20 2013)

      Comcast, Verizon Big Winners in Carrier Ethernet Awards

      The Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) has handed out its Carrier Ethernet Awards for the North America region. The awards recognize excellence and leadership in the development, marketing and delivery of carrier ... This is awarded to the service provider with the most robust wholesale service offering extending the reach of Ethernet services , including mobile backhaul and business Ethernet services . Verizon just beat out AT&T and Comcast for the honor.

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      Mentions:   IDC   Frost & Sullivan   Infonetics

    24. Launch Event Highlights Allied Fiber’s Open Access (But Incomplete) Network

      Explore Telecompetitor (Nov 19 2013)

      Launch Event Highlights Allied Fiber’s Open Access (But Incomplete) Network

      Launch Event Highlights Allied Fiber’s Open Access (But Incomplete) Network Allied Fiber, the company that plans to build a unique nationwide dark fiber network, had a launch event in West Palm Beach, Fla. today — although much of the network has yet to be built. “The duct between Miami and Atlanta is 100 percent complete,” said Allied Fiber CEO Hunter Newby in an email to...

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      Mentions:   Joan Engebretson

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