Comcast Business is leveraging the expanded capabilities of its Ethernet fiber networks to deliver up to 10 gigabits per second (Gbps) broadband throughput to underserved commercial areas in Kent, Wash., and 400 Mbps to a boutique hotel in Livermore, Calif.
Alcatel-Lucent notched up another deal for its IP technology by securing a contract to help resolve the backhaul requirements of the highly regarded Japanese operator NTT DoCoMo, which operates in one of the world's most advanced mobile communications markets.
Comcast said Thursday that it signed a wide-ranging contract with the San Francisco 49ers which will see it provide free Wi-Fi access during NFL games and concerts, a 10-Gig Ethernet connection and a cloud-based voice and unified communications service for employees.
PALO ALTO, Calif.--CENX launched its Ethernet Lifecycle Manager solution with a multimillion-dollar order from a Tier 1 service provider, which will use the platform across its 4G mobile backhaul network.
In today's spotlight, FierceTelecom takes a look at competition that top Ethernet service providers AT&T and Verizon face from tw telecom, Cox Communications and other providers.
Cox Communications said Wednesday that it agreed to buy Tulsa, Okla.-based commercial triple-play provider EasyTEL Communications.
PEG Bandwidth, a wireless backhaul specialist, said it gained 1,100 fiber route miles in two states via the acquisition of Contact Network, which does business as InLine.
Comcast said this week that it installed a 100 Mbps Ethernet connection for a commercial customer in Connecticut which helps aerospace manufacturer Pratt & Whitney build jet engine parts using 3D printing technology.
Ethernet private lines provide a flexible, cost-effective alternative to legacy SDH/SONET technologies.
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