Wave Launches DDoS Mitigation Service to Protect Companies from Distributed Denial of Service Attacks

March 06, 2018 — KIRKLAND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wave Broadband (Wave), a gigabit fiber and broadband services company, today announced the launch of its DDoS Mitigation service, taking a more proactive stance in the cybersecurity marketplace. The service is available to current and prospective clients of Wave Business...Learn More

Wave Broadband – Santa Maria, California Plan Muni Broadband Network

Santa Maria, California has chosen Wave Broadband to build a fiber ring to include city departments, businesses, schools and residents. The Wave Broadband – Santa Maria public/private partnership aims to spark economic growth and attract high technology to the coastal city, which is about 150...Learn More

RCN/Grande Closes Acquisition of Wave Broadband

January 24, 2018 — KIRKLAND, Wash. & FORT WORTH, Texas & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RCN/Grande, a nationwide broadband service platform controlled by TPG Capital, today closed its previously announced partnership with Wave Broadband (Wave). Wave is a leading regional broadband fiber company offering a full suite of...Learn More

Wave Broadband Gigabit Footprint Expanded

Competitive broadband provider Wave Broadband today launched its Gig Speed Internet service for residential and business customers throughout its West Coast coverage areas. The Wave Broadband gigabit footprint now covers the company’s entire Washington, Oregon and California serving area. Wave had previously offered those speeds...Learn More

Fastest Average U.S. Download Speeds by Carrier: Upstarts, Cable, Fios Top BroadbandNow List

Stealth Communications, a competitive carrier providing service to businesses in New York City, offers the fastest average download speeds of the top 40 carriers in the U.S., according to new research from BroadbandNow, a company formed to fill in gaps left behind when the government...Learn More

$2.3B Wave Broadband Acquisition by RCN Will Create Sixth Largest Cable Broadband Operator

In its latest deal, TPG Capital is backing RCN’s $2.3 billion Wave Broadband acquisition. Wave Broadband will join TPG Capital’s cable and broadband portfolio, which also already includes RCN and Grande Communications – two operators that, like Wave, are focused on multi-play offerings including broadband...Learn More

Wave Broadband Buying Spree Continues with Cascadelink Acquisition

Wave Broadband’s acquisition spree continues with the addition of Cascadelink, a competing Internet Service Provider (ISP) that provides symmetrical gigabit services to residential and commercial customers in multi-unit buildings throughout the Seattle area. Terms and conditions of the Wave Cascadelink acquisition weren’t disclosed, and the...Learn More

Wave Buys Cascade in Yet Another Fiber Consolidation Deal

A regional provider of business and residential gigabit fiber network services, Washington state’s Wave on Jan. 20 announced it had acquired Cascade Networks. As Wave buys Cascade, it will gain more than 350 route miles to add to its West Coast fiber network, Wave highlights...Learn More

Fiber Network Consolidation: Wave Buys Two Operators

Fiber network consolidation news comes this week from Kirkland, Washington-based network operator Wave, which made two acquisitions. The company also gained an additional $125 million to an existing first lien loan that will enable it to continue expanding its northern West Coast fiber network services...Learn More

Cable Contract Dispute: ACA Calls AMC Conduct “Unconscionable”

Disputes between small video providers and video content provider AMC Networks (AMCN) are escalating. As Telecompetitor previously reported, small video service providers that get content through the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) are facing the possible loss of programming from AMCN. And as the year-end...Learn More

Wave Launches New Cloud-based Business Phone System

KIRKLAND, WA, December 2, 2015– Wave Broadband today introduced Hosted Voice for business customers. The affordable, cloud-based phone system replaces legacy, installed PBX switches at a fraction of the cost, runs on Wave’s fiber internet backbone, and efficiently scales with businesses as they grow. Hosted...Learn More

Wave Acquires Data Center and Ethernet Provider Layer42

KIRKLAND, WA and MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – September 10, 2015 – Wave (www.wavebroadband.com), a gigabit fiber and broadband services company, today announced that it has acquired Layer42 Networks (www.layer42.com), a provider of business-to-business Internet connectivity, colocation, and data transport services.  Layer42 brings Wave a strong...Learn More

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