Lumos Networks taps Cisco for Project Ark fiber to the cell site projectMay 8, 2014
Fiber-optic network services provider Lumos Networks Corp. says it has chosen Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) to supply equipment for the as its exclusive systems supplier for Project Ark, Lumos’s fiber to the cell site (FTTC) network project.
FirstLight introduces Ethernet Access servicesMarch 21, 2014
FirstLight Fiber, a service provider operating fiber-optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, says it is now offering industry standards compliant Ethernet Access service across its entire network footprint.
Interplanet offers fiber business services via Calix E7-2April 10, 2013
Interplanet, a communications service provider in northern Italy, has deployed the Calix (NYSE: CALX) E7-2 Ethernet Service Access Platform (ESAP) in a fiber-optic network designed to support business services in the Verona region.
Embratel Participacoes abandons intends to delist shares of Net Servicos unitJuly 9, 2012
Embratel Participacoes, the Brazil arm of Carlos Slim's Latin American telecom empire, decided to not delist shares of its Net Servicos subsidiary because minority shareholders said its offer was too low.
Rural Broadband Alliance: USF reform will do worse than goodJuly 9, 2012
The FCC may have good intentions with refocusing the Universal Service Fund (USF) toward funding new broadband rollouts, but the Rural Broadband Alliance thinks that the reforms will drive up prices for their rural telco members' customers.
Stock of Acme Packet takes hit on lower Q2 forecastJuly 9, 2012
Acme Packet's (Nasdaq: APKT) shares declined almost 16 percent on Friday after the Session Border Controller (SBC) vendor revealed a lower than expected Q2 2012 financial forecast.