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Sep 2, 2015

Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Juniper service provider router sales benefit from 100GE migration

Router and switch vendors Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco and Juniper are reaping the rewards of carriers' hesitation to deploy SDN and move to 100 Gigabit Ethernet.

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Sep 2, 2015

CenturyLink promotes Ring to SVP of global field operations

CenturyLink has promoted Duane Ring to Senior Vice President of Global Field Operations, overseeing the telco's growing data center and cloud services business lines.

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Sep 2, 2015

Frontier: soon-to-be-acquired Verizon wireline assets see $1.45B revenue climb

Frontier Communications reported in a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) 8-K filing that the wireline assets it is acquiring from Verizon in California, Texas and Florida performed well during the second quarter with revenues rising year-over-year to $1.45 billion.

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Sep 2, 2015

CenturyLink reaches nearly 50 percent of former Qwest households with 40 Mbps

CenturyLink said that it has continued to make progress in upgrading its existing copper network in the former Qwest serving territory, making it possible for nearly 50 percent of area non-rural customers to get up to 40 Mbps services.

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Sep 2, 2015

AT&T expands FTTH network in Florida, Georgia and Texas, reaches parts of 15 major U.S. markets

AT&T is extending its U-verse with GigaPower service to over two dozen new cities in seven major metro areas where it has made its 1 Gbps FTTH service available to consumers and businesses.

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Sep 1, 2015

Short Extension of the Current Windstream Agreement

Yesterday we met again with representatives from Windstream, in an attempt to reach an agreement.

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Aug 31, 2015

XO invades CenturyLink’s turf by extending fiber into 100 Salt Lake City buildings

XO Communications has completed the expansion of its on-net fiber building reach project in the Salt Lake City area with the addition of nearly 100 new buildings, making it a more competitive threat to area incumbent telco CenturyLink.

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Aug 31, 2015

CenturyLink sees cable as an emerging SIP trunking competitor

CenturyLink is aware that Comcast Business, Charter and other cable operators are going to be a bigger threat in the SIP trunking segment of the business services market as more businesses ditch their TDM-based PRI lines and analog PBXs for IP-based hosted services.

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Aug 31, 2015

AT&T takes $427M in CAF II funding, sets plan to bring wireline, wireless broadband to 18 states

AT&T has joined fellow Tier 1 telco CenturyLink, Consolidated Communications and others in accepting $427 million annually in phase two of the FCC Connect America Fund (CAF-II) program, allowing it to reach 2.2 million rural locations in 18 of the 21 states in its operating territory with broadband services.

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Aug 27, 2015

CenturyLink accepts $500M in CAF II funds, plans to extend broadband to 1.2M rural households

CenturyLink is accepting $500 million in the second phase of the FCC's Connect America Fund (CAF-II), enabling it deliver broadband services to about 1.2 million rural households and businesses in 33 states over the next six years.

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Aug 27, 2015

CenturyLink to cut 150 workers in Colorado, sets focus on managing expenses

CenturyLink announced that it has let go nearly 150 employees in Colorado, or 2.5 percent of its workforce, from the company.

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Aug 27, 2015

AT&T awarded $250K judgment from sham CLECs

AT&T has been awarded a $250,000 judgment from three fake CLECs that were created to bill service providers for services they never provided.

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Aug 27, 2015

AT&T implements container technology as next stage of its virtualization strategy

AT&T has taken another step in its ongoing virtualization strategy by implementing container technology, a dedicated software compartment for a virtualized network function.

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Aug 25, 2015

Windstream taps into Zayo’s colocation network to expand New York metro presence

Windstream has taken another step forward in its ongoing 100G network expansion into the New York market by deploying its core network infrastructure in Zayo's area colocation facilities.

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Aug 24, 2015

CenturyLink calls for a 5-step process to reform prison calling rates

CenturyLink has outlined to the FCC a five-step plan intended to reform the inmate calling services (ICS) rules.

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Aug 21, 2015

Windstream brings broadband wireless service to Philadelphia

Windstream is taking its fixed wireless solution to Philadelphia, adding another market where it will provide complementary network access to its wireline network to business customers.

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Aug 21, 2015

CenturyLink, Consolidated, TDS ask FCC to revamp retransmission consent rules

A group of telcos including CenturyLink, Consolidated and TDS have asked the FCC to bring consistency to the retransmission consent negotiation process.

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Aug 21, 2015

centurylink is conducting 100 mbps over copper trial in Salt lake City

CenturyLink has begun trialing a new 100 Mbps service over its existing copper network for consumer and business customers in Salt Lake City.

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Aug 19, 2015

CenturyLink lights Prism IPTV service over its Seattle-area 1 GBps network

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has officially launched its Prism IPTV service in Seattle, Wash.

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Aug 12, 2015

centurlink to shed 1,000 jobs, won’t backfill open positions

CenturyLink will be cutting 1,000 jobs nationwide over the coming weeks.

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