1. Articles in category: Global

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    1. Optivon to Deliver Puerto Rico's First Mid-Band Metro ...

      Explore virtual-strategy.com (May 9 2011)

      Optivon to Deliver Puerto Rico's First Mid-Band Metro ... Optivon and Overture Networks Deliver Puerto Rico's First Mid-Band Metro ...Virtual Strategy MagazineThe modular, multi-service HN6100 is a flexible platform enabling delivery of any service via any media from any port or slot, including high-rate Ethernet over copper. The HN400 facilitates point-to-point symmetrical Ethernet bandwidth and services, ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Research Triangle Park   Overture Networks

    2. Sidera Networks introduces low-latency switched Ethernet service

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 28 2011)

      Sidera Networks introduces low-latency switched Ethernet service Sidera Networks is again enhancing its low-latency network offerings for financial customers with the addition of an ultra low-latency Switched Ethernet service. Not surprisingly, Sidera's new low latency Switched Ethernet service is targeted at financial service firms that connect to data centers and financial exchanges in both New Jersey and New York that need flexible bandwidth platforms to complete trades quickly. Building on the service it initially launched as RCN Metro in September 2009, the new service is about providing greater flexibility in terms of speeds and functions. Michael Sicoli, CEO of Sidera Networks, said that "customers needing less ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Level (3)   sidera   Sidera Networks

    3. Verizon's Palmer: LTE launch headaches were minimal

      Explore FierceWireless (Apr 26 2011)

      Verizon's Palmer: LTE launch headaches were minimal Verizon Wireless' (NYSE:VZ) nationwide launch of LTE network technology has been smoother than expected, according to Nicola Palmer, Verizon Wireless' vice president of network operations.  Palmer, who spoke at the VentureBeat Mobile Summit yesterday, said Verizon's biggest problems in the rollout involved renegotiating for LTE tower sites. She said they had expected more difficulties securing Ethernet backhaul for its network upgrade, but Palmer said that has gone smoothly, thanks to cooperation from Verizon partners in the telecom and cable industries. Palmer also reiterated what other Verizon executives have said about moving from unlimited to tiered data pricing. She ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   NTT

    4. Interoute partner to speed up internet in Africa

      Explore coastweek.com (Apr 22 2011)

      Interoute partner to speed up internet in Africa “This new network provides high-quality managed Internet and Ethernet services enabling service continuity in the event of some cable break occurrences, ensuring that local businesses are supported, strengthening the region’s emerging telecom market,” said SEACOM CEO Brian Herlihy. (Read Full Article)

    5. France Telecom, Deutsche Telekom establish telecom equipment purchasing partnership

      Explore FierceTelecom (Apr 18 2011)

      While it appears that a big focus of the venture is around wireless, it's not hard to imagine that the joint venture could have a great impact on the wireline. Both service providers have continued to ramp up their deployments of Fiber to the X in addition to business-based Carrier Ethernet services in their respective homelands and internationally. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom

    6. Copper boosts BT broadband coverage

      Explore telecomseurope.net (Apr 5 2011)

      Copper boosts BT broadband coverage The operator claims to have the UK’s largest Ethernet network, with 1,000 live fiber nodes operational so far. Expansion work should see the figure climb to almost 1,100 by year-end. The firm has now passed four million homes with fiber, as part of a drive to cover two thirds of the UK market by 2015. (Read Full Article)

    7. GlobeNet's Submarine Fiber Optic Cable System Upgrade Is Now Complete

      Explore Fiber Optics Online (Mar 31 2011)

      GlobeNet's Submarine Fiber Optic Cable System Upgrade Is Now Complete GlobeNet's international capacity serves Brazil, Bermuda, Colombia, United States and Venezuela, offering a wide range of products and services including International Private Line, Wavelength and Carrier Ethernet. GlobeNet plans an additional network upgrade later this year that will offer more than 1 Terabytes of total capacity. (Read Full Article)

    8. Vertical: Business fiber availability up in US and Europe, but SMBs remain ...

      Explore FierceTelecom (Mar 11 2011)

      Vertical: Business fiber availability up in US and Europe, but SMBs remain ... Newly released research from Vertical Systems Group revealed that business fiber penetration increased to 27.7 percent in the U.S. and 18.4 percent in Europe at the end of 2010. This is an increase over from the 22.9 percent and 15.1 percent at the end of 2009. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   XO Communications   Paetec

    9. KDDI America launches MetroWave network in West Coast

      Explore Telecompaper (Mar 8 2011)

      KDDI America launches MetroWave network in West Coast By connecting the metro networks between these data centres, KDDI America can provide internet or Ethernet services Enterprises, ISPs or content providers seeking access from their data centre on the West Coast to Asia or from Asia to their data centre will also benefit. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Kddi

    10. Carrier Ethernet Switch Router Market Hits New Heights in 4Q10

      Explore Light Reading (Mar 8 2011)

      Carrier Ethernet Switch Router Market Hits New Heights in 4Q10 Worldwide sales of Carrier Ethernet switch/routers (CESRs) grew 20 percent from US$1.8 billion in 2009 to $2.2 billion in 2010, according to Heavy Reading ’s newly published Carrier Ethernet Switch/Router Quarterly Market Tracker . The 2010 market was, however, about $80 million less than the high it reached in 2008. CESR networking platforms have been deployed by an estimated 700 ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Cablevision   Heavy Reading   Time Warner Cable

    11. AT&T's 10M customers on tiered data plans

      Explore FierceWireless (Mar 2 2011)

      AT&T's 10M customers on tiered data plans AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) said it now counts 10 million customers on its tiered data plans, said Ralph de la Vega, president and CEO of AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets. "The network is performing better than what we expected," de la Vega said, noting that AT&T's HSPA+ network, coupled with either fiber or Carrier Ethernet backhaul, can provide average download speeds of around 6 Mbps. He said AT&T expects to cover the majority of its network with HSPA+ and upgraded backhaul connections by the end of this year. (Read Full Article)

    12. Global Crossing announces their take on the Cloud

      Explore Telecompaper (Mar 1 2011)

      Global Crossing announces their take on the Cloud Global IP and Carrier Ethernet services provider Global Crossing has launched Global Crossing Communications as a Service (CaaS), the first phase of its network-centric, cloud-based service set. CaaS provides an on-demand, pay-as-you-grow set of features that ...and more » (Read Full Article)

    13. Telstra International plugs into CENX Carrier Ethernet

      Explore Total Telecom (Feb 10 2011)

      Telstra International plugs into CENX Carrier Ethernet Telstra International, a leading global provider of managed network services, is extending the reach of its Global VPLS (Virtual Private LAN Service) and EVPL (Ethernet Virtual Private Line) services by connecting into the CENX (Carrier Ethernet Neutral Exchange) in Los Angeles. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Telstra International   Carrier Ethernet Neutral Exchange   Telstra

    14. Telstra unveils enhanced intercontinental Carrier Ethernet services

      Explore Telecompaper (Jan 12 2011)

      Telstra unveils enhanced intercontinental Carrier Ethernet services Global telecommunications services provider Telstra International has unveiled enhanced intercontinental Ethernet services, delivering improvement to its private and public network capabilities, and expanding its international coverage. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    15. TeleGeography: Skype and IP revenue up; traditional telecom revenue down

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jan 6 2011)

      TeleGeography: Skype and IP revenue up; traditional telecom revenue down Despite the gloomy outlook for long-distance voice minutes, traditional service providers including AT&T (NYSE: T), Sprint (NYSE: S) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) have been making efforts to offset declining TDM-based voice revenues with new IP-based business services (Carrier Ethernet) and consumer broadband and video. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   TeleGeography

    16. Zayo expands Fiber to the Cell presence in Memphis and Northern Mississippi

      Explore FierceTelecom (Dec 10 2010)

      Zayo expands Fiber to the Cell presence in Memphis and Northern Mississippi Zayo Group is once again taking out its expansion shovel by augmenting and expanding its Memphis fiber-to-the-tower (FTT) network in the Northern Mississippi area. Designed to support higher capacity Ethernet services, Zayo will upgrade its FTT network in Memphis and extend it into Northern Mississippi including towns such as Southaven and Olive Branch. In this deployment, Zayo will not only add 34 cell sites to the region, but also expand the total number of on net buildings it has in Tennessee and Mississippi to 493. Although Zayo has been expanding its presence in Memphis expansion of the area fiber networks ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Qwest

    17. Tellabs: Service providers don't understand packet optical benefits

      Explore blog.connectedplanetonline.com (Nov 23 2010)

      Service providers are unaware of the potential benefits of packet optical networking, according to a survey conducted ... (Read Full Article)

    18. Led by Carrier Ethernet, Global Optical Networking Market to Reach $20 Billion by 2015

      Explore Next Generation Communications (Nov 22 2010)

      Led by Carrier Ethernet, Global Optical Networking Market to Reach $20 Billion by 2015 “China Telecom (News - Alert) is currently evaluating a carrier Ethernet transport solution for its next-generation network upgrade. Enterprise Ethernet is poised to add to the bandwidth requirements of the optical network core within China,” added Redpath. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   China Telecom

    19. Global Crossing strengthens ties with T-Systems in Latin America

      Explore FierceTelecom (Nov 18 2010)

      Global Crossing strengthens ties with T-Systems in Latin America Global Crossing's (Nasdaq: GLBC) extension of its service contract with Deutsche Telekom's (XETRA: DTE.DE) T-Systems simultaneously addresses its movement to provide data center connectivity and enhance its growing presence in Latin America. Already serving the provider since 2003 with private LAN services, private IP and clear channels, Global Crossing and T-Systems aren't strangers. Under the terms of the extended agreement, Global Crossing will enhance T-Systems' business continuity plan with redundant 34 Gbps capacity via its DWDM network, providing connectivity to the German provider's three data centers in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo and Barueri ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom

    20. Level 3 includes Carrier Ethernet Services in Latin American Referral Program

      Explore cedmagazine.com (Nov 17 2010)

      Level 3 includes Carrier Ethernet Services in Latin American Referral Program Available services to these carriers include high-speed Internet Protocol (HSIP), transport and Carrier Ethernet services. "The growing demand for data and the ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Level (3)

    21. GBI, Tinet Team in EMEA Region

      Explore von.com (Nov 15 2010)

      GBI, Tinet Team in EMEA Region Under the agreement, GBI will provide capacity on its network connecting Europe to the Gulf region and Asia, and Tinet will interconnect GBI’s network in Europe and offer services through their global footprint. Specifically, GBI can provide capacity to Tinet in countries and cities in which the GBI Cable System lands; meanwhile, Tinet can provide Global IP Transit, Ethernet and VPLS connectivity services in all of its PoPs to GBI. (Read Full Article)

    22. AboveNet expands Carrier Ethernet services in London

      Explore Telecoms (Nov 12 2010)

      AboveNet expands Carrier Ethernet services in London Carrier Ethernet services with high performance features, flexibility and scalability. AboveNet, a provider of high bandwidth connectivity offerings, has expanded its Metro Ethernet and dynamic Core Wave services in the London metro market. The new offerings will help meet customer demand for high performance and high bandwidth offerings and facilitate connectivity between London's business and data hubs. (Read Full Article)

    23. Optimum Lightpath snags North American MEF award

      Explore cedmagazine.com (Nov 11 2010)

      Optimum Lightpath snags North American MEF award The Metro Ethernet Forum recently announced the winners of its MEF Carrier Service Providers Awards for North America, and Cablevision's Optimum Lightpath took first in the Best Marketing Award category Click here!. MEF said this year's service provider awards, with revised categories designed to reflect the increasing evolution of the Ethernet Services market, attracted a record number of entries from service providers that were judged by panels of industry analysts. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Cablevision   Lightpath

    24. Verizon lights up European long-haul 100 Gbps backbone link

      Explore FierceTelecom (Nov 11 2010)

      Verizon lights up European long-haul 100 Gbps backbone link Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is fulfilling more of its 100 Gbps desires as it nears completion of a multi-vendor 100 Gbps Carrier Ethernet link for the IP backbone on a segment of its European long-haul network. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Qwest   Level (3)

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