Conterra is putting more of Ciena’s gear to work across its network footprint. They have selected Ciena’s packet-optical platform as its core switch and will be expanding deployment of Ciena’s service aggregation switches as well. The result will be expanded MEF-compatable Ethernet services as well as more control over the company’s network infrastructure broadly.
Windstream has postponed its Q4 and full year 2018 earnings release in the wake of last week’s court ruling. The embattled company had been scheduled to post results on Thursday this week, but will now regroup and post them sometime before March 18.