1. Articles in category: National

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    1. tw telecom: Healthy Ethernet, VPN growth drives Q3 revenue up to $344.5M

      Explore FierceTelecom (Nov 8 2011)

      tw telecom: Healthy Ethernet, VPN growth drives Q3 revenue up to $344.5M tw telecom (Nasdaq: TWTC) is finding that its mix of Ethernet and VPNs continues to be the right combination for success as the service provider reported that Q3 revenue grew total revenue 1.8 percent sequentially and 7.5 percent year over year. Herda For the quarter, the competitive provider reported $344.5 million in revenue, $125 million of modified EBITDA, and $14.6 million in net income. "We're pleased that we've driven increased revenue growth, greater modified EBITDA and higher unlevered free cash flow than last year," said Larissa Herda, tw telecom's chairman, CEO and president ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    2. tw telecom to Cultivate Data Network Services for Sprouts Farmers Market's 103 ...

      Explore Business Ethernet (Nov 2 2011)

      tw telecom to Cultivate Data Network Services for Sprouts Farmers Market's 103 ... With the third highest market share of retail business Ethernet ports in service, tw telecom has successfully connected more commercial buildings to its fiber network than any other communications provider in the space. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    3. Carrier Ethernet: the shape of things to come in India?

      Explore Express Computer (Oct 27 2011)

      Carrier Ethernet: the shape of things to come in India? In early 2011, Kevin Vachon, COO of the Metro Ethernet Forum, was in Mumbai. He spoke of the growing role of Ethernet in the enterprise. He was underscoring the point that industry players are slowly waking up to which is that demand for high bandwidth, low latency and low cost networks is driving the growth of Ethernet services. (Read Full Article)

    4. PHS selects tw telecom for 10 Gigabit Ethernet service

      Explore Telecompaper (Oct 20 2011)

      PHS selects tw telecom for 10 Gigabit Ethernet service Presbyterian Healthcare Services (PHS) has selected US carrier tw telecom to provide 10 Gigabit Ethernet service to connect its hospital to its existing network of more than twenty facilities located throughout New Mexico. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    5. Verizon tops IDC's Asia Pacific telecom services report

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 13 2011)

      Verizon tops IDC's Asia Pacific telecom services report Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) aggressive global network buildout into international countries, especially the Asia-Pacific region, has gotten the attention of IDC, which named the telco a top player in its annual APAC report. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Orange Business Services   Zayo

    6. tw telecom's Business Ethernet Services the Answer to Critical Business ...

      Explore Business Ethernet (Oct 12 2011)

      tw telecom's Business Ethernet Services the Answer to Critical Business ... A newer solution, E-Line business Ethernet offers businesses a cost-effective, scalable and seamless Ethernet WAN solution. A fully-managed, platform-agnostic end-to-end Ethernet solution packed with premise equipment, metro and long haul connectivity, ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   IEEE   tw telecom

    7. Sizing up the competitive shifts at COMPTEL Fall 2011

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 10 2011)

      Sizing up the competitive shifts at COMPTEL Fall 2011 As has been the case in previous COMPTEL shows, the competitive telecom industry has been in a constant state of change. Indie ILECs play up Ethernet: While the large U.S. and international incumbent telcos are the dominant Ethernet providers, Tier 2 ILECs, notably FairPoint (Nasdaq: FRP) and Frontier (NYSE: FTR) were making new noise in the Ethernet market. FairPoint launched its wholesale E-Line service to serve its New England-based wireless operators and CLECs, while Frontier expanded its Ethernet service suite to 55 markets. With a focus on smaller markets--like Gardnerville, Nev. in Frontier's case--these Ethernet launches illustrate that ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   NuVox   Time Warner Cable   Zayo

    8. Windstream taps into the burgeoning hybrid cloud opportunity

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 5 2011)

      Windstream taps into the burgeoning hybrid cloud opportunity Windstream's (Nasdaq: WIN) Hosted Solutions unit is stepping up its cloud service capabilities with its second-generation platform. Of course, Windstream isn't going it alone in driving its cloud initiative forward. Instead, its offering incorporates a number of technology enhancements via key partners including VMware, NetApp, and EMC. Diagram of Windstream's cloud service But the new suite is not just about technology alone. To craft a solution that meets a specific customer's diverse needs, Windstream's new cloud service includes a "Hi-Touch" consultative approach, including self-service capabilities through the use of VMware vCloud Director, custom RTO/RPO ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   NuVox   tw telecom

    9. Zayo extends Ethernet reach through Telx's Carrier Ethernet exchange

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 5 2011)

      Zayo extends Ethernet reach through Telx's Carrier Ethernet exchange Zayo is adding Telx's Carrier Ethernet exchange to its Ethernet expansion toolbox as a complement its own organic fiber network growth. Rendering of Telx's Atlanta data center at 56 Marietta St. Joining the Ethernet exchange in Telx's downtown Atlanta data center, Zayo will be able to continue growing its 518-mile fiber network that already connects to over 250 buildings and more than 50 carrier POPs, LSOs and data center facilities throughout the city. With a strong focus on being an enabler for other service providers and business customers, the agreement with Telx will enable Zayo to bring ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Zayo   tw telecom

    10. FairPoint brings wholesale E-Line service to northern New England

      Explore FierceTelecom (Oct 4 2011)

      FairPoint brings wholesale E-Line service to northern New England FairPoint Communications (Nasdaq: FRP) is offering up its suite of wholesale Carrier Ethernet E-Line services for Northern New England-based service providers. Leveraging its fiber-based VantagePoint core IP/MPLS network, FairPoint will extend its E-Line services to wholesale customers residing in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Interested service providers will be able to purchase FairPoint's suite of Ethernet services, including Ethernet Private Line (EPL) and Ethernet Virtual Private Line (EVPL). At a time when its traditional landline voice service continues to decline in its New England region, Fairpoint's wholesale service expansion, including its aggressive wireless backhaul drive, could provide ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    11. tw telecom's Q2 2011 performance drives up its S&P rating

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 30 2011)

      tw telecom's Q2 2011 performance drives up its S&P rating The credit rating company said its outlook on tw telecom is stable due to the service provider's dedication to selling a large suite of products for businesses, including fiber-based Ethernet, to a diverse customer base. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    12. tw telecom's Ethernet rise is based on a fiber-rich, customer-first diet

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 21 2011)

      tw telecom's Ethernet rise is based on a fiber-rich, customer-first diet tw telecom's (Nasdaq: TWTC) recent designation as the third largest Ethernet service provider by Frost and Sullivan, trailing only AT&T (NYSE: T) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ), is recognition that the competitive provider's dedication to building out its own fiber network to meet medium and larger business clients continues to be the right decision. To date, tw telecom has 14,000 fiber-lit buildings. In the first half of this year, the CLEC's fiber-connected building additions grew nearly 60 percent over the first half of 2010. Frost and Sullivan isn't alone in designating tw telecom as the ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   Qwest   tw telecom

    13. Incumbent Thinking: BT, Broadband and Ethernet

      Explore Telecoms.com (Sep 16 2011)

      Incumbent Thinking: BT, Broadband and Ethernet Sean Williams, group strategy director at BT Group, and keynote speaker at the Broadband World Forum in September, gives Telecoms.com an overview of the UK incumbent’s comprehensive broadband deployments strategy. (Read Full Article)

    14. Frost & Sullivan: tw telecom takes third Ethernet share spot behind AT&T, Verizon

      Explore FierceTelecom (Sep 16 2011)

      Frost & Sullivan: tw telecom takes third Ethernet share spot behind AT&T, Verizon tw telecom's  (Nasdaq: TWTC) bullish movement in the Ethernet service arena has enabled it to secure the third ranking in Frost and Sullivan's market share analysis and was named a winner of 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Growth Leadership. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Frost & Sullivan   tw telecom

    15. Metro Catchup 9/9: TW Telecom, AboveNet, NTELOS, MegaPath

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (Sep 9 2011)

      Metro Catchup 9/9: TW Telecom, AboveNet, NTELOS, MegaPath TGIF again.  Before you go, let’s catch up quickly on what slipped through the cracks (at least for me): … [visit site to read more] (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   MegaPath   tw telecom

    16. U.S. Ethernet Bandwidth Surpasses Legacy Bandwidth

      Explore vision2mobile (Sep 8 2011)

      U.S. Ethernet Bandwidth Surpasses Legacy Bandwidth Ethernet has grown in importance since it is has many desirable characteristics: high bandwidth; is very scalable; meets latency requirements; and can be used in a multitude of access, metro and core applications. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   tw telecom

    17. SureHosting Internet Solutions Selects tw telecom to Provide High-Speed ...

      Explore The Sacramento Bee (Sep 8 2011)

      SureHosting Internet Solutions Selects tw telecom to Provide High-Speed ... Application development and hosting provider, SureHosting Internet Solutions, has selected TW Telecom to provide Business Ethernet services and to connect the company's headquarters location in Kansas City with its data center in San Jose, Calif. ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    18. HR Launches Global Ethernet Executive Council

      Explore Light Reading (Sep 6 2011)

      HR Launches Global Ethernet Executive Council Heavy Reading unveils new community of service and technology experts shaping the Carrier Ethernet and cloud services markets. Heavy Reading has created the Ethernet Executive Council to honor individuals who have demonstrated industry leadership and a personal commitment to advancing the use of high-performance Ethernet services and technologies for the benefit of retail, wholesale and consumer customers. Among other things, the program will provide Council members with exclusive networking, speaking and LRTV interview opportunities at Light Reading's Ethernet-related events, the chance to participate in Heavy Reading Q&A interview columns published on Light Reading sites, and access to valuable ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   AT&T Inc.   IBM   Verizon Communications Inc.

    19. Vertical Systems Group Ranks Business Ethernet Leaders

      Explore Welcome To Cable360 (Aug 23 2011)

      Vertical Systems Group Ranks Business Ethernet Leaders Vertical Systems Group's Mid-Year 2011 US Business Ethernet Leaderboard expanded to include nine providers, according to new research on enterprise installations of Ethernet services. The nine providers (in rank order) are AT&T, Verizon, tw telecom, ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   NuVox   Qwest

    20. Windstream Deserves More Credit

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (Aug 18 2011)

      Windstream Deserves More Credit In the wake of Windstream’s announced intention to buy super-CLEC PAETEC, much of the media coverage focused on their desire or need to bulk up their presence in the enterprise space like everyone else.  But Windstream’s move is more bold than that in some ways, because they are doing something that the top three ILECs [...] (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   NuVox   Qwest   Paetec

    21. VSG Ethernet Leaderboard: Indie telco CenturyLink rises

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 17 2011)

      VSG Ethernet Leaderboard: Indie telco CenturyLink rises Vertical Systems Group released its Mid-Year 2011 U.S. Business Ethernet Leaderboard, and though little has changed among the top three market leaders, independent telco CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) made its first appearance on the list, having bought its way to fourth place with its acquisition of Qwest Communications (Qwest had been ranked sixth at the end of 2010). Vertical Systems Group's Mid-Year 2011 U.S. Business Ethernet Leaderboard. VSG said the top three providers of enterprise Ethernet services continue to be AT&T (NYSE: T), Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and tw telecom (Nasdaq: TWTC), with the only recent change ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   XO Communications   NuVox

    22. tw telecom wins State of Texas with Carrier Ethernet

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 11 2011)

      tw telecom wins State of Texas with Carrier Ethernet tw telecom (Nasdaq: TWTC) struck yet another coup in the state & local government sector by winning a five-year contract with the State of Texas. Under the terms of contract, tw telecom will supply its suite of Carrier Ethernet, converged and VPN solutions to all of Texas' state agencies and departments. These agencies and departments will be able to purchase these services that fit within the constraints of their already tight budgets. Having built out fiber network infrastructure throughout Texas as well as providing services for the state government, Texas has been an ongoing growth market for tw telecom. Those network ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom

    23. With Carrier Ethernet exchanges, Ethernet WAN services available more places

      Explore WAN news, advice and research (Aug 10 2011)

      With Carrier Ethernet exchanges, Ethernet WAN services available more places Carriers use them to buy, sell and provision Carrier Ethernet connectivity among themselves, often for wholesaling capacity to each other for mobile backhaul. But as Ethernet WAN adoption grows and more carriers join these exchanges—many Ethernet exchanges are ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   SLA

    24. PAETEC brings 200 Mbps EoC to social networking company

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 9 2011)

      PAETEC brings 200 Mbps EoC to social networking company Leveraging EoC gear that Overture Networks acquired when it purchased the former Hatteras Networks, the new 200 Mbps service will be used to connect its data center to the Internet. To achieve the 200 Mbps speeds, Overture has incorporated higher rate ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Overture Networks   Paetec

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