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Cincinnati Bell reaches 70% of Cincinnati’s homes, businesses with fiber

February 22, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cincinnati Bell continues to make headway with its fiber network expansion, reaching 70% of the homes and businesses in greater Cincinnati. Leigh Fox, CEO and president of Cincinnati Bell, told investors during the telco’s fourth-quarter earnings call that its bet […]


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AT&T to shed another legacy Ethernet service, cites low usage, next-gen alternative service growth

February 21, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T has asked the FCC for permission to shut down an additional Ethernet service due to what the telco says is low demand and growing adoption of next-gen alternative fiber-based services. Like its ILEC brethren Verizon, AT&T has been continually shedding […]


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AT&T making the most out of copper infrastructure with G.fast

February 20, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

While the long-term movement in Tier 1 carrier networks is toward more and more fiber, many service providers maintain copper coaxial cable networks, which can be upgraded to provide increasingly fast broadband speeds. Particularly in the case of a multiple-dwelling […]


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AT&T adds nearly 600K IP broadband customers as DSL base shrinks below 1M users

February 5, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T continues to make progress in luring more subscribers onto its IP-based copper and fiber-based broadband service lines as its traditional DSL base continues to shrink, a trend that continued into the fourth quarter. The service provider added nearly 600,000 […]


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Can Your NAS Box Do AI and IoT?

January 23, 2018

Via: Electronic Design

QNAP is well known for delivering network attached storage (NAS) devices. They range from small boxes that handle a few drives to larger systems that can support a mix of solid state and hard disk storage designed for the enterprise. […]


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Reaching rural America with broadband internet service

January 17, 2018

Via: Phys.org

All across the U.S., rural communities’ residents are being left out of modern society and the 21st century economy. I’ve traveled to Kansas, Maine, Texas and other states studying internet access and use – and I hear all the time […]


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Wave Broadband adds 55 miles to California fiber network to fulfill school, business opportunities

January 12, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Wave Business, Wave Broadband’s business division, has connected 39 Modesto, California, school facilities to the district’s data center hub with dark fiber, giving the competitive provider a foundation to attract local businesses and other wholesale carrier customers. Like other local […]


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Verizon’s Vestberg: Fiber expansion decisions are focused on multiple network uses

January 11, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon is clearly not leaving any option off the table to procure fiber assets to support its growing wireline and wireless network business lines. With a network that serves multiple customer sets, the service provider has set a three-pronged process […]


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The role of blockchain in telecommunications

January 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Blockchain is a buzzword frequently making news headlines, largely due to the numerous use cases it opens up. With roots tracing back to Bitcoin, the potential of blockchain exceeds digital currency and to a host of other industries, including telecommunications. […]


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High-speed internet to bring big change in remote Alaska

January 3, 2018

Via: Phys.org

Jeff Kowunna used his drone to record this year’s celebration of another successful bowhead whaling harvest for one of the oldest Alaska Native settlements. The video from the three-day event in remote Point Hope, at the edge of the Arctic […]