1. Articles in category: Global

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    1. Global Crossing extends Ethernet-based VPLS presence in US, Europe and Asia

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 24 2011)

      Global Crossing extends Ethernet-based VPLS presence in US, Europe and Asia Set on gaining a larger piece of the multisite business customer, Global Crossing's multipoint and point-to-point EtherSphere service (VPLS E-LAN, Ethernet Virtual Private Line (EVPL) and E-LINE), are being used by wholesale carrier and business customers for various applications, including center interconnection and remote locations in addition to connecting remote locations of larger businesses. (Read Full Article)

    2. XO Expands Global Network Services

      Explore vision2mobile (May 23 2011)

      Once complete, the expansion will enable XO to offer its enterprise and carrier customers Dedicated Internet Access, Ethernet, MPLS IP-VPN and Private Line services to more locations around the world. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   XO Communications

    3. XO enhances its international network reach

      Explore FierceTelecom (May 23 2011)

      XO enhances its international network reach XO Communications (OTC BB: XOHO) is responding to the growing need for global connectivity with plans to expand a suite of its international network service elements. When this expansion effort is complete, XO will be able to offer its enterprise and carrier customers a mix of Dedicated Internet Access, Carrier Ethernet, MPLS IP-VPN and Private Line services. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   XO Communications   Zayo   tw telecom

    4. Global Crossing Deploys EtherSphere Service to New Locations in U.S., Europe and Asia

      Explore vartips.com (May 23 2011)

      Global Crossing Deploys EtherSphere Service to New Locations in U.S., Europe and Asia Global Crossing will expand its Global Crossing EtherSphere™ Virtual Private LAN Services (VPLS) to more than 40 new locations in the United States, Europe and China by the end of 2011. Global Crossing's EtherSphere family of Wide Area Network (WAN) transport services – including multipoint-to-multipoint, point-to-multipoint and point-to-point solutions (known to the industry [...] (Read Full Article)

    5. GTS Central Europe joins Metro Ethernet Forum

      Explore Telecompaper (May 18 2011)

      GTS Central Europe joins Metro Ethernet Forum GTS Central Europe (GTS) has become a member of the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF). By joining MEF and receiving an MEF Certification, GTS reinforces the... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    6. Optivon to Deliver Puerto Rico's First Mid-Band Metro Ethernet Network

      Explore tmcnet.com (May 9 2011)

      Optivon to Deliver Puerto Rico's First Mid-Band Metro Ethernet Network With the multimillion-dollar investment into network infrastructure upgrades and enhancements, Puerto Rico’s network is delivering high-bandwidth native Ethernet and direct Internet access to wide area networks across Puerto Rico. “The debut of Puerto Rico’s first mid-band Metro Ethernet network is a milestone for Optivon and our customers alike,” said Luis G. Romero, president and chief executive officer, Optivon, in a statement. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Overture Networks

    7. 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

    8. 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

    9. 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

    10. 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)

    11. 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

    12. 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)

    13. 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)

    14. 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

    15. 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

    16. 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

    17. 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)

    18. 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)

    19. 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

    20. 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

    21. 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

    22. 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

    23. 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)

    24. 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

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