Black Friday and Cyber Week broadband shoppers showed a marked preference for faster broadband speeds. Along with the supposed screaming deals offered by retailers, both online and at brick and mortar locations, some internet service providers wer
CenturyLink is defining itself as the go-to provider of fiber-based services for business customers, according to CenturyLink CEO Jeff Storey. "We know that when we have a building on-net, our fiber-based services provide a better, more reliable a
As part of its 2015 merger with DirecTV, the Federal Communications Commission required that AT&T expand its deployment of high-speed, fiber-optic broadband internet service to 12.5 million customer locations, as well as to E-rate eligible sch
While 5G may be the showstopper for Verizon and AT&T, their respective fiber build-outs are the roadies that move and carry the loads. Verizon has been dramatically expanding its fiber equipment in support of 5G technologies, such as C-RAN, an
Telefónica took a small bite out of its debt load by selling off two of its operations in Central America to América Móvil for $648 million.
Telecom operators need to get their artificial intelligence (AI), SDN and cloud ducks in a row or risk becoming a "dumb pipe" for connectivity, according to a report by GlobalData. “Telecom operators are increasingly seeking to move beyond the dum
In a bid to shake up its bottom line, Infinera announced a cash and stock deal valued at $430 million to acquire optical competitor Coriant.
Cisco announced the debut of its cloud-native broadband router, which is a containerized, software reboot of traditional converged cable access platform (CCAP) hardware. The new cloud-native broadband router is notable on several levels, the firs