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Internet, Modern Media

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 […]


Regulations

Verizon’s fiber build could be an upside for Dycom and Zayo

May 5, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon’s three-year, $1 billion agreement to purchase up to 12.4 million miles of fiber from Corning could provide new opportunities could for fiber construction company Dycom while motivating Zayo Group to be even more aggressive with new fiber expansions. Jennifer […]


Internet, Modern Media

Cincinnati Bell plans to pass 70K homes with fiber this year

August 11, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cincinnati Bell might start slowing down its FTTH rollout in 2017, but this year the telco is moving full steam ahead with plans to pass over 70,000 homes. Speaking to investors during the 2016 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media And Telecom […]


News

Cincinnati Bell offsets cable threat to SMB market with hosted voice solution

April 11, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cincinnati Bell introduced a new service to entice small businesses to migrate to a cloud-based voice services system as it looks to thwart emerging threats from Time Warner Cable and its soon-to-be parent Charter Communications. Connected Office Voice service enables […]


Regulations

Cincinnati Bell seeks FCC permission to shut down telegraph services

March 23, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cincinnati Bell has asked the FCC for permission to shut down its Telegraph Grade Service in its serving area, marking the end of a bygone communications era dating back to the 1800s. The telco’s telegraph service is an unconditioned channel […]


Modern Media, Radio and television

Cincinnati Bell appeals to wavering Fioptics IPTV customers with MyTV skinny bundle

February 5, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

As Cincinnati Bell continues to scale its Fioptics broadband customer base, the telco is realizing that customers are turning toward online sources to get their video service because they can choose the content they want to pay for. Its new […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Cincinnati Bell taps ETI to migrate business customers from T1 to fiber services

February 4, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Cincinnati Bell is leveraging ETI Software Solutions’ circuit management module to migrate existing T1 copper based business customers to fiber, a process that has worked well for residential customers migrating from DSL to its FTTH-based Fioptics products. T1 circuit management […]