Tag: cooper networks


Verizon says it’s not neglecting its legacy network, despite CWA claims

October 3, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon is once again fighting claims made by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) that the telco is not performing necessary upkeep on its copper network, this time in Pennsylvania. CWA provided testimony to the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) […]

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Frontier eyes 100-300 Mbps broadband over newly acquired copper networks

May 24, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Frontier Communications is keen on making the most out of the broadband markets it acquired from Verizon by offering higher speeds, particularly in areas where copper networks — and slow 7 Mbps speeds — currently dominate. Dan McCarthy, CEO of […]