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FierceTelecom
Windstream says incumbents' tariffs, network ubiquity inhibit CLEC IP transitionWindstream isn't opposed to making a transition to IP and fiber, but in the mar
Windstream says incumbents' tariffs, network ubiquity inhibit CLEC IP transition
FierceTelecom / Posted 5 hours ago
Windstream isn't opposed to making a transition to IP and fiber, but in the markets where it operates as a CLEC the service provider says it is at a disadvantage in terms of gaining access to existing local network infrastructure. While cable and... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream launches IPTV in Sugar Land, Texas, taking on Comcast's TV monopolyWindstream has named Sugar Land, Texas, as the third market for its Kinetic IPT
Windstream launches IPTV in Sugar Land, Texas, taking on Comcast's TV monopoly
FierceTelecom / Posted 4 days ago
Windstream has named Sugar Land, Texas, as the third market for its Kinetic IPTV service. The provider will offer its service to over 30,000 homes beginning in the second quarter, laying a new challenge to incumbent video provider Comcast (NASDAQ:... Read more
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Market Watch
20 dividend stocks that Wall Street loves the mostInvestors love dividend stocks, even during times of turmoil. Some focus on cur
20 dividend stocks that Wall Street loves the most
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
Investors love dividend stocks, even during times of turmoil. Some focus on current income, while others track the correlation between dividend increases and outperformance. As a follow-up to our look at companies with high free cash flow that could... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefCity in Texas to get Windstream Kinetic Windstream Holdings Inc. said Thursday
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
City in Texas to get Windstream Kinetic Windstream Holdings Inc. said Thursday that the company will launch its Kinetic television service in Sugar Land, Texas, later this year. Windstream, headquartered in Little Rock, said the television service... Read more
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FierceTelecom
CenturyLink, Verizon say FCC should not re-regulate the special access marketCenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) have fired the latest salvos in
CenturyLink, Verizon say FCC should not re-regulate the special access market
FierceTelecom / Posted 8 days ago
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) have fired the latest salvos in the special access saga, claiming that the FCC should refrain from re-regulating the special access market due to the growth of competitive service options from cable... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
SPONSORED: IT certifications give WCCC grad new futureRuss Holton remembers a time, just a few years ago, when he was barely scraping
SPONSORED: IT certifications give WCCC grad new future
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
Russ Holton remembers a time, just a few years ago, when he was barely scraping by. He was working part-time in maintenance and relying on unemployment benefits and food stamps, while he was taking adult education IT certification (information... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream, Charter business services receive MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certificationWindstream and Charter are the latest business services providers to gain the M
Windstream, Charter business services receive MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification
FierceTelecom / Posted 13 days ago
Windstream and Charter are the latest business services providers to gain the Metro Ethernet Forum's (MEF) Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification, a designation that's becoming a Good Housekeeping seal of approval for Ethernet providers. This... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Data Centers: An Industry in Growth ModeDigital Realty Trust�s facility in Franklin Park, IL, a Chicago suburb CHICAGO
Data Centers: An Industry in Growth Mode
GlobeSt.com / Posted 15 days ago
Digital Realty Trust�s facility in Franklin Park, IL, a Chicago suburb CHICAGO�North American data centers saw tremendous growth in 2015, which came as a bit of a surprise to many experts, but that expansion has built confidence in the sector�s 2016... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in brief5 schools to share $2.84M in grants The Walmart Foundation is donating $2.84 m
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
5 schools to share $2.84M in grants The Walmart Foundation is donating $2.84 million in grants to five universities for work focused on innovations in textile manufacturing. U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund grant recipients were announced this... Read more
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FierceTelecom
TDS' CLEC business faces price squeeze from the ILECs' wholesale Ethernet regimeTDS Telecom's CLEC arm, TDS Metrocom, says that delivering Ethernet services to
TDS' CLEC business faces price squeeze from the ILECs' wholesale Ethernet regime
FierceTelecom / Posted 18 days ago
TDS Telecom's CLEC arm, TDS Metrocom, says that delivering Ethernet services to customers, particularly to smaller businesses that want 20 Mbps and above where it does not have its own facilities, is challenged by high-priced wholesale ILEC access... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream, Time Warner Cable vie to build fiber network in Lexington, Ky.Windstream and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) are among 12 companies that have e
Windstream, Time Warner Cable vie to build fiber network in Lexington, Ky.
FierceTelecom / Posted 19 days ago
Windstream and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) are among 12 companies that have expressed interest in building a fiber network throughout the city of Lexington, Ky., as a means to increase Internet speeds and expand overall broadband access. The... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
TierPoint Buys Midwest Data Center Provider CosentryBrought to you by Data Center Knowledge TierPoint has acquired Cosentry in a d
TierPoint Buys Midwest Data Center Provider Cosentry
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 20 days ago
Brought to you by Data Center Knowledge TierPoint has acquired Cosentry in a deal that will add nine data centers to the data center provider’s rapidly growing portfolio. TierPoint, which targets secondary US data center markets, has been expanding... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Ever-Changing Data Center Business: The Game is Chess, Not CheckersThe data center industry has been undergoing massive changes in the last few ye
Ever-Changing Data Center Business: The Game is Chess, Not Checkers
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 20 days ago
The data center industry has been undergoing massive changes in the last few years caused by pressure not only from regular competition, but also from the tech goliaths who have invaded the commercial data center space and changed its fabric... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream establishes 100G express route in red-hot Ashburn, Va. market via NJFXWindstream is extending its 100G network to NJFX's carrier-neutral data center
Windstream establishes 100G express route in red-hot Ashburn, Va. market via NJFX
FierceTelecom / Posted 21 days ago
Windstream is extending its 100G network to NJFX's carrier-neutral data center in Wall Township, N.J., giving customers a new express route into its 21715 Filigree Court point of presence (POP) in Ashburn, Va. Establishing what will be a direct... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon calls cable operators a wild card in the business services marketVerizon (NYSE: VZ) says that cable operators' efforts to build fiber networks t
Verizon calls cable operators a wild card in the business services market
FierceTelecom / Posted 21 days ago
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) says that cable operators' efforts to build fiber networks to deliver Ethernet and IP-based services will enable them to compete in 77.1 percent of the carrier's wireline markets. In an FCC filing, Verizon cited data collected by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Incentive program built on promiseOfficials touted Dassault Falcon Jet's expansion more than two years ago as a s
Incentive program built on promise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Officials touted Dassault Falcon Jet's expansion more than two years ago as a shining example of state government and industry working together to secure jobs for Arkansans. The company announced in May 2013 that it would spend $60 million to expand... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Outages prompting fresh look at campus phone planURBANA — A sixth outage in just over a year has the University of Illinois cons
Outages prompting fresh look at campus phone plan
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
URBANA — A sixth outage in just over a year has the University of Illinois considering a new vendor for the phone services that connect the campus to the outside world. Intermittent problems with outside calls to and from the campus system prompted... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bombardier focuses on wind protection for future of snowmobileThe Concept The Snowrama II concept is a continuation of a series of ideas per
Bombardier focuses on wind protection for future of snowmobile
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
The Concept The Snowrama II concept is a continuation of a series of ideas pertaining to the future of the snowmobile. (See Snowrama I). This time we are looking at track icing, wind protection and getting some leverage on your Ski-Doo. The... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream to shutter Virtual Business Exchange in four statesWindstream has asked the FCC for permission to shut down its Virtual Business E
Windstream to shutter Virtual Business Exchange in four states
FierceTelecom / Posted 26 days ago
Windstream has asked the FCC for permission to shut down its Virtual Business Exchange (VBX) services in the states of Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee and Wisconsin, signaling its ongoing movement to IP-based services. The service provider gained VBX... Read more
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Business Wire
TierPoint Names Bertocci, Farnham, Carter and Fewkes to Senior Management Roles, Expands Holland’s ResponsibilitiesJeff Bertocci has been named Senior Vice President, Service Delivery. In that r
TierPoint Names Bertocci, Farnham, Carter and Fewkes to Senior Management Roles, Expands Holland’s Responsibilities
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
Jeff Bertocci has been named Senior Vice President, Service Delivery. In that role, he is responsible for the oversight of enterprise-wide IT operations, including TierPoint’s Network Operations Centers (NOCs), enterprise platforms for cloud and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Index slips 0.22 to 52-week lowThe Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public compa
Arkansas Index slips 0.22 to 52-week low
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, fell 0.22 to 293.47 Tuesday. The index again reached a 52-week low in trading. "The major averages fluctuated for much of the session as... Read more
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Business Wire
Lawful Intercept at ITEXPO Explores the Communications Solutions Used by Law EnforcementNORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TMC announced today the Lawful Intercept Works
Lawful Intercept at ITEXPO Explores the Communications Solutions Used by Law Enforcement
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TMC announced today the Lawful Intercept Workshop returns to ITEXPO held January 25-28, 2016 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale. The Lawful Intercept Workshop will shed... Read more
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Business Wire
SCTC Brings Dedicated Communications Collaboration Education to ITEXPOThe SCTC has been a recognized force in the information and communications tech
SCTC Brings Dedicated Communications Collaboration Education to ITEXPO
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
The SCTC has been a recognized force in the information and communications technology industry since 1976. This non-profit society provides a robust network of consultant resources and opportunities for collaboration, a forum for professional... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
CS&L acquiring fiber-network builderCommunications Sales & Leasing, Inc. is buying a company that provides infrastr
CS&L acquiring fiber-network builder
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. is buying a company that provides infrastructure for telecommunications carriers in a $409 million deal, the company announced Thursday. Communications Sales & Leasing, also known as CS&L, expects to close on its... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream spinoff CS&L makes first REIT strike, acquiring PEG Bandwidth for $409MCommunications Sales & Leasing (CS&L) is acquiring competitive fiber provider P
Windstream spinoff CS&L makes first REIT strike, acquiring PEG Bandwidth for $409M
FierceTelecom / Posted 1 months ago
Communications Sales & Leasing (CS&L) is acquiring competitive fiber provider PEG Bandwidth for $409 million, marking its first publicly announced deal as a real estate investment trust (REIT) company. The deal includes $315 million of cash,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
CS&L to Buy PEG Bandwidth in $409M DealCommunications Sales & Leasing Inc. of Little Rock on Thursday announced its fi
CS&L to Buy PEG Bandwidth in $409M Deal
Arkansas Business / Posted 1 months ago
Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. of Little Rock on Thursday announced its first acquisition, a $409 million deal for PEG Bandwidth LLC, a telecommunications infrastructure provider owned by affiliates of private equity investment firm Associated... Read more
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