Zayo Launches New DDoS Mitigation Service

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Boulder, Colorado — June 16, 2016 — Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO), the global leader in Communications Infrastructure, introduced a new Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation solution. The service provides managed re-routing of impacted traffic to one of the company’s global scrubbing centers,...Learn More

Windstream, 365 Data Centers Deal Highlights Tier 2 and 3 Opportunities

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A Windstream, 365 Data Centers deal announced today will give customers of 365 Data Centers the ability to connect to the data centers using Windstream’s national DWDM, Ethernet and IP networks. 365 Data Centers operates 14 facilities in tier 2 markets, and according to today’s...Learn More

Cisco Forecast: 3.4 Devices Connected to the Internet Per Person by 2020

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Worldwide there will be 3.4 devices connected to the Internet per person by 2020, according to the 11th annual update of the Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI), which was released yesterday. More than 1 billion people and 10 billion new devices will be connected to...Learn More

WOW! Selects Evolution Digital for IP Video Platform

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CENTENNIAL, Colo., June 7, 2016 – Evolution Digital today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with WOW! Internet, Broadband and Cable to deploy Evolution Digital’s newly developed eVUE-TV™ IP video solution. Through eVUE-TV, WOW! customers will be able to choose from thousands of...Learn More

MCTV Selects Amino for Devices to Support IP Transition

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31 May 2016 — Amino Communications, a global leader in hybrid TV device and cloud solutions, has secured a new contract to provide TV devices and its Engage™ service assurance software to North American service provider MCTV. Founded in 1965, and based in Massillon, Ohio,...Learn More

XO Launches IP Security Offering

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April 06, 2016 — HERNDON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XO Communications (XO), in conjunction with BAE Systems and Fortinet, Inc., is launching a new managed premises-based solution called XO Site Security. The new product shields business networks from a wide range of cybersecurity threats and enables XO customers...Learn More

Level 3 Adds Microsoft Office 365 to its Cloud Connect Solutions Ecosystem

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BROOMFIELD, Colo., March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Enterprises seeking to connect to Microsoft Office 365 via Azure ExpressRoute for their productivity, collaboration and storage needs can now do so through Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT). Level 3 Cloud Connect Solutions and Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute...Learn More

IHS: North American Enterprise Telecom and UC Market Up 6%

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The global market for enterprise telephony and unified communications (UC) dropped  5% between 4Q2014 and 4Q2015, according to a new research note from IHS Technology. But the North American enterprise telecom and UC market was up 6%, researchers said. Total market revenue for 2015 amounted...Learn More

Lumos Wins Regional Community Services WAN Deal

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Waynesboro, Virginia — March 15th, 2016 –Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS), a leading fiber-based provider of data, voice and IP-based telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, announces the continued strengthening of its relationship with DePaul Community Resources, a provider of...Learn More

Exec: AT&T ESInet Targets E911 Modernization, TDM-to-IP Transition

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A new AT&T ESInet offering aims to bring a higher level of standardization to E911 modernization – a move that could help minimize modernization costs for public service answering points (PSAPs) while also making it easier for AT&T to achieve its own network modernization goals....Learn More

XO/ Verizon Deal: XO Spectrum to Support Verizon 5G R&D

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Verizon said today that it plans to purchase XO Communications’ fiber optic network business for approximately $1.8 billion – a development that illustrates the lingering impact of the crash that hit the telecom industry in the early 2000s. Spokesmen for XO and Verizon confirmed that...Learn More

TDS® expands fiber network in New Hampshire; brings TDS TV® and 1Gig Internet

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Faster Internet speeds and revolutionary TV service are expanding in parts of New Hampshire. TDS Telecom (TDS®) is launching TDS TV®, an Internet Protocol (IP)-based TV service, and new, faster Internet speeds of up to 1 gigabit to customers in Alton, New Hampshire, and surrounding...Learn More