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GCI Completes Construction of 3,300-mile Broadband Network in Rural Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – GCI, Alaska’s largest technology company, has completed the heavy construction phase of its Terrestrial for Every Rural Region in Alaska network, a massive Alaska infrastructure project that, when complete, will connect 84 rural communities to modern technology with high-speed terrestrial broadband. Completing the “TERRA ring” will mark a major milestone of the...Learn More

Towerstream Launches Wholesale Fixed Wireless Targeting Carriers

MIDDLETOWN, R.I., Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Towerstream Corporation (OTCQB:TWER), a fixed wireless fiber alternative provider, today announced it has created a new wholesale division that will provide last-mile services to telecommunications carriers in North America. The wholesale services will leverage Towerstream’s existing building footprint in 12 major markets and its 25-days or less installation time for...Learn More

Bluebird Network Launches The Connected World SaaS Platform

Columbia, Missouri –August 17, 2017 — Connected2Fiber, the leading SaaS go-to-market platform for connectivity companies, announces today that Bluebird Network has implemented The Connected World SaaS platform. Bluebird Network, has also adopted the Building List Manager, an automated software module for creating and distributing OnNet and NearNet building lists and Building Intelligence, Connected2Fiber’s leading location intelligence....Learn More

BCN Telecom partners with Windstream Wholesale for SD-WAN adoption

Little Rock, Arkansas — August 17, 2017 — Windstream, (NASDAQ:WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, announced today that BCN Telecom – a New Jersey-based technology service provider specializing in multi-location, multi-product aggregation – will soon be adding Windstream Wholesale’s Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) solution to its nationwide product suite. As the...Learn More

Sprint LTE Plus Data Speeds Up 28% in Seven Months

August 11, 2017 — OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Can you hear that? Sprint (NYSE:S) customers are having a better network experience than ever with national average download speeds up 28 percent in seven months, according to Ookla Speedtest Intelligence data. Ookla data also shows Sprint now ranks #1 for the fastest average download speed in 15...Learn More

CenturyLink Signs Cybersecurity Sales Agreement with King & Union

WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/– CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) recently signed an agreement authorizing it to sell King & Union’s Avalon, a cyber analysis collaboration platform and service, to the company’s commercial and government clients. King & Union’s Avalon platform gives customers better situational awareness and a contextual picture of the cyber threat environment via dynamic graphing and threat...Learn More

NY Service Provider Changes IPTV Middleware Vendors

August 9, 2017 – Delhi, NY – DTC General Manager Jason Miller stated that while their IPTV video service may not be the cheapest, they wanted it to be the best, and for that reason they have converted to the Innovative Systems IPTV Middleware solution. With a mission statement of community, technology and service, this one hundred twenty year...Learn More

Cox Communications Acquires Blueprint RF

ATLANTA, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Cox Communications today announced that it has finalized its acquisition of Blueprint RF, a leading managed network solutions provider serving major hotel brands and hotel properties across the United States. The acquisition of Blueprint RF, based in Norcross, Ga., immediately expands Cox Business’ ability to provide an array of managed products and solutions...Learn More

INDATEL™ Services, LLC Launches The Connected World SaaS Platform

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo., Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Connected2Fiber, the leading SaaS go-to-market acceleration platform for connectivity companies, announces today that INDATEL™ has signed an agreement to implement The Connected World SaaS platform.  INDATEL has also adopted the Building List Manager, an automated software module for creating and distributing OnNet and NearNet building lists to drive wholesale and channel market participation. INDATEL is a Nationwide...Learn More

Verizon Launches New Rewards Program, Verizon Up

NEW YORK – You asked, and we listened. You want a rewards program that’s simple, personalized and gives you real value and experiences. We think you deserve the best – the best network, the best customer service and rewards you really, really want. That’s why there’s Verizon Up, a new rewards program that is breaking the mold...Learn More

MaxxSouth Broadband Completes Expansion of Gigabit Internet in Mississippi

OXFORD, Miss., Aug. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Just in time for the University of Mississippi and Mississippi State University students to return, MaxxSouth Broadband finalized the upgrade of its network to provide up to 1 Gigabit internet broadband services to all of Oxford and to Starkville’s surrounding areas. This upgrade will provide students and these...Learn More

Consolidated Communications Now Offers TV Streaming in the Spanish Language

CONROE, Texas – July 21, 2017 – Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNSL), a leading business and broadband communications provider, announces the launch of VEMOX™, an Olympusat, Inc., product. VEMOX™ is an Internet-based streaming video service entirely in Spanish that only requires a high-speed Internet connection (no TV service required). According to Olympusat, Inc., Consolidated...Learn More

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