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    1. MegaPath’s Any-to-Any Broadband Failover Services Enhance Ethernet Connectivity

      Explore CEN Feature (Aug 29 2013)

      MegaPath’s Any-to-Any Broadband Failover Services Enhance Ethernet Connectivity

      Nationwide fiber-based service provider MegaPath Corp. recently rolled out flexible Broadband Managed Failover services designed to give large and small business customers affordable peace of mind. While the failover services enable businesses with any type of primary network connection to keep operating during a network outage, the services help to enhance Ethernet connections and increase Ethernet sales.

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    2. AT&T plays cable catch-up game with 45 Mbps broadband market expansion

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 29 2013)

      AT&T plays cable catch-up game with 45 Mbps broadband market expansion

      Leveraging their existing HFC plant and their DOCSIS 3.0 upgrades, all of the top MSOs, including Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) already offer 50, 75 and 100 Mbps tiers. In addition, launched 305 Mbps, Ethernet-based offering via its Xfinity service last September, and Charter was reportedly working on a 300 Mbps speed tier.

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      Mentions:   Time Warner Cable

    3. France's Orange ordered to pay Verizon $735,472 over wholesale access dispute

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 23 2013)

      France's Orange ordered to pay Verizon $735,472 over wholesale access dispute

      A commercial court in France has ordered Orange to pay $735,472 to Verizon Communications for overcharging the U.S.-based telco for access to its copper network. France has been a big target for Verizon Business. It has extended its suite of IP and Carrier Ethernet services into the country for U.S. clients that extended their presence in the country and want to work with one service provider.

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      Mentions:   Level (3)

    4. tw telecom Continues To Lead All Competitive Providers in Delivering Business

      Explore pr-bg.com (Aug 23 2013)

      "The U.S. market for Carrier Ethernet services continues on pace for another record year," said Rick Malone, principal at Vertical Systems Group. "tw telecom excels in this dynamic environment as the top ranked Competitive Provider on our Ethernet Leaderboard. ... The Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) granted its stringent Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification for four of tw telecom's Ethernet-based products.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   tw telecom   Intelligent Network

    5. Cox, ViaWest Team for Cloud

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (Aug 22 2013)

      Cox, ViaWest Team for Cloud

      Cox Business was one of the first MSOs to really take on the metro Ethernet market, and they have a big customer base to sell cloud and colo services into.  They’ve chosen a different path from their larger cousin TW Cable, which bought NaviSite a while back to take cloud and managed services to market.

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      Mentions:   Cox Business

    6. Vsg: AT&T remains the dominant Ethernet player, but cable MSOs, CLECs gaining ground

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 21 2013)

      Vsg: AT&T remains the dominant Ethernet player, but cable MSOs, CLECs gaining ground

      AT&T may be the dominant Ethernet provider, but according to Vertical Systems Group's latest U.S. Ethernet Leaderboard report, it is facing a growing challenge from cable operators and CLECs.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   NuVox   Time Warner Cable

    7. AT&T Tops Verizon, CenturyLink, Others in Latest Ethernet Rankings

      Explore Channel Partners Magazine (Aug 20 2013)

      AT&T Tops Verizon, CenturyLink, Others in Latest Ethernet Rankings

      Vertical calculated port share in its Carrier Ethernet Leaderboard by using its base of enterprise installations, plus via direct input and other data from surveys of Ethernet service providers. XO improved its position to sixth, and Time Warner jumped up to ...

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   XO Communications   NuVox

    8. Level 3's Starbucks Wi-Fi deal could spell new enterprise revenue opportunities

      Explore FierceTelecom (Aug 5 2013)

      Level 3's Starbucks Wi-Fi deal could spell new enterprise revenue opportunities

      Level 3 Communications recently struck a major coup by unseating AT&T as Starbuck's preferred Wi-Fi backbone provider via a partnership with Google. According to a research analyst, Level 3 could use the Starbucks relationship to upsell their growing base of enterprise solutions to other nearby potential clients that reside in the same buildings.

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      Mentions:   Vertical Systems Group   XO Communications   tw telecom

    9. tw telecom adds alert function to its on-demand bandwidth capability

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 29 2013)

      tw telecom adds alert function to its on-demand bandwidth capability

      tw telecom (Nasdaq: TWTC) is helping its retail enterprise customers satisfy their bandwidth needs with the introduction of an alerts-driven dynamic capacity capability for its Carrier Ethernet bandwidth-on-demand option. Building on its growing intelligent network initiative, which includes its one-to-many national Ethernet interconnection solution and Dynamic Capacity services, the CLEC is now allowing customers to pre-set bandwidth utilization thresholds. Supporting up to 10 Gbps, a customer's Ethern

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum   tw telecom

    10. tw telecom launches Alerts Driven Dynamic Capacity

      Explore Telecompaper (Jul 25 2013)

      tw telecom launches Alerts Driven Dynamic Capacity

      (Telecompaper) Provider of managed services, tw telecom has announced the launch of its new Alerts Driven Dynamic Capacity real-time, automatic dedicated Ethernet bandwidth-on-demand capability. Enterprises will have the ability to pre-set bandwidth utilisation thresholds, without human intervention, that automatically doubles or triples network Business Ethernet bandwidth when reached.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Intelligent Network

    11. DukeNet joins ranks of MEF 2.0 certified providers

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 24 2013)

      DukeNet joins ranks of MEF 2.0 certified providers

      North Carolina-based fiber provider DukeNet Communications is the latest service provider to be awarded the Metro Ethernet Forum's rigorous Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification. CE 2.0 provides additional capability to match the performance needs of ...

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum   tw telecom   Comcast Business Services

    12. tw telecom introduces 40 Gig and 100 Gig connectivity for enterprises

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 28 2013)

      tw telecom introduces 40 Gig and 100 Gig connectivity for enterprises

      tw telecom introduces 40 Gig and 100 Gig connectivity for enterprisesFierceTelecomFor instance, a large financial services company can use tw telecom's 40 Gig or 100 Gig Business Ethernet services for higher speed connections to meet their growing bandwidth needs and for specific applications like storage management, virtualization ...and more »

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Intelligent Network

    13. PEG In 473 Tower Backhaul Expansion

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (Jun 25 2013)

      PEG In 473 Tower Backhaul Expansion

      PEG Bandwidth says it has won a big Ethernet backhaul deal with a major wireless carrier. They’ll be bringing fiber to some 473 additional towers in support of the carrier’s expanding 4G market coverage, giving them 700 in all with this particular carrier and a leg up toward the 3,000 milestone. … [visit site to [...]

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      Mentions:   tw telecom

    14. tw telecom promotes Tina Davis, Mike Rouleau to regulatory posts

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 19 2013)

      tw telecom promotes Tina Davis, Mike Rouleau to regulatory posts tw telecom is adding new regulatory duties to two of its top executives, Mike Rouleau and Tina Davis, to accommodate the upcoming retirement of Paul Jones, EVP of General Counsel and Regulatory Policy. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    15. tw telecom brings fiber connection to Sentinel's NC data center

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 12 2013)

      tw telecom brings fiber connection to Sentinel's NC data center tw telecom is extending its fiber network to Sentinel Data Centers' NC-1 carrier neutral data center in Raleigh-Durham, N.C. Sentinel began building the 420,000 square foot facility late last year, and the first phase will be commissioned this month. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum   tw telecom

    16. tw telecom Starts to Fire Up Constellation For CoreSite

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (Jun 10 2013)

      tw telecom Starts to Fire Up Constellation For CoreSite

      Three months after unveiling their Constellation project for 2013, TW Telecom (NASDAQ:TWTC, news, filings) is preparing to fire it up, at least in prototype form. And along the way, they’ll be providing dynamic Carrier Ethernet connectivity to CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange. … [visit site to read more]

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      Mentions:   tw telecom

    17. Zayo serves up U.S. West Coast 100G wavelength service

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 7 2013)

      Zayo serves up U.S. West Coast 100G wavelength service Zayo has added a Seattle-to-Los Angeles fiber route offering 100G wavelength network services for its growing base of media content and internet companies that reside on the West Coast. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Zayo   tw telecom   Level (3)

    18. tw telecom's Carrier Ethernet portfolio gets Mef Ce 2.0 certification

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 5 2013)

      tw telecom's Carrier Ethernet portfolio gets Mef Ce 2.0 certification

      tw telecom has achieved the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification for four of its Ethernet service sets. The carrier is also the first provider to certify its wholesale and retail E-Access Ethernet Private Line and Ethernet Virtual Private Line.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

    19. Tw Telecom achieves MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification

      Explore Telecompaper (Jun 5 2013)

      Tw Telecom achieves MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification

      (Telecompaper) Managed services provider, tw telecom has announced that the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) granted its Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification to four of the...

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      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum   tw telecom

    20. Finding new opportunities in the data center

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 28 2013)

      Finding new opportunities in the data center

      The data center market continues to evolve from a place where enterprises and service providers store racks of equipment to a platform for delivering managed services. One of the key trends driving the new interest in data centers, for both traditional providers and ILECs that are trying to transform themselves from voice-centric telcos, is cloud services.

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      Mentions:   NuVox   Infonetics   Zayo

    21. M&A Buzz Followup: What tw telecom Could Buy

      Explore Telecom Ramblings (May 20 2013)

      M&A Buzz Followup: What tw telecom Could Buy

      Following my contrarian article last week where I predicted that tw telecom would not only not sell as analysts are predictingbut actually buy something, several folks asked me the rather obvious followup of ‘whom’. One regular commenter went so far as to ask if all roads still stop at XO, which of course has been [...]

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      Mentions:   Zayo   tw telecom   Lightower

    22. Zayo's acquisitions drive up fiscal Q3 revenues to $251.4 million

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 16 2013)

      Zayo's acquisitions drive up fiscal Q3 revenues to $251.4 million Zayo reported that its fiscal third quarter 2013 revenues rose $7.9 million, sequentially, to $251.4 million due to an increase in net installations and growth, mainly from its acquisitions of First Telecom Services and Litecast. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Zayo   tw telecom   Level (3)

    23. tw telecom is prime acquisition target, says Corvex's Meister

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 8 2013)

      tw telecom is prime acquisition target, says Corvex's Meister

      tw telecom's shares jumped 7.2 percent to $29.12 on Wednesday afternoon after being cited by Keith Meister, founder and managing partner of New York-based Corvex, as a prime acquisition target.  Meister said during the Sohn Investment Conference in New York that Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT), Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) or Verizon (NYSE: VZ) could be prime suitors for tw telecom, which has established itself as one of the largest domestic Ethernet and VPN service players.

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      Mentions:   Time Warner Cable   tw telecom   Level (3)

    24. tw telecom sees 14.3 percent climb to $202 million on strong Carrier Ethernet, VPN sales

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 7 2013)

      tw telecom sees 14.3 percent climb to $202 million on strong Carrier Ethernet, VPN sales

      tw telecom reported that strong Carrier Ethernet and VPN product sales in Q1 2013 drove up data and Internet services revenue 14.3 percent, or $25 million year-over-year, to $202 million.

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      Mentions:   tw telecom   Level (3)

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