In today's spotlight, FierceTelecom takes a look at CenturyLink beginning to install its new 1 Gbps broadband Internet service in the homes of some subscribers in northwest Las Vegas.
CenturyLink has started to deliver its new 1 Gbps fiber to the home service to customers that reside in the northwest area of Las Vegas.
Google Fiber, according to a Twitter post, is installing its fiber-based Internet and video service in Provo, Utah.
BT has begun a technical field trial of G.fast with Huawei. G.fast is a new technology that can deliver up to 1 Gbps over existing copper wiring at very short distance from a distribution point and an end-user location.
AT&T and Charter Communications will now have to deal with another fiber to the home competitor in Alabama as Opelika Power Services got city council approval for the rates on its new set of broadband services.
Nebraska City, Neb., has chosen Spiral Communications to build a 1 Gbps fiber optic network to serve the 7,277 citizens of the town and business customers.
Comcast is going after the growing co-working space movement by providing 1 Gig service to entrepreneurs working at CoCo, a co-working and collaborative space for the entrepreneurial community at two sites in Minneapolis.
CenturyLink has named Las Vegas as the next location for its 1 Gbps-capable fiber to the home broadband service.
AT&T has started to deploy its fiber to the home network in Austin over which it will offer its 1 Gbps 'GigaPower' data service and U-verse TV beginning in December.
AT&T has put a date and time to its anticipated entry into the 1 gigabit broadband race in Austin, Texas, stating that it will begin delivering high-speed broadband U-verse with GigaPower and more advanced TV services and features in December.