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TWC, Comcast, Cox drive cable MSO Ethernet trend

Time Warner Cable remains the top cable MSO providing Ethernet services to small to medium businesses and large business customers, according to Vertical Systems Group's 2014 Cable MSO Ethernet Leaderboard.

Comcast Business leverages fiber to boost broadband in Wash., Calif.

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 wins NTT DoCoMo LTE backhaul contract

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 scores 10-year Ethernet and Xfinity marketing deal with San Francisco 49ers

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.

Cable MSOs challenging AT&T, Verizon for Ethernet customers

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 buying Tulsa metro fiber network EasyTEL

Cox Communications said Wednesday that it agreed to buy Tulsa, Okla.-based commercial triple-play provider EasyTEL Communications.

Comcast speeds 3D printing of jet engine parts for Ethernet customer

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 cheapest on EU to US routes

Ethernet private lines provide a flexible, cost-effective alternative to legacy SDH/SONET technologies.

New Ethernet group focuses on cloud

The CloudEthernet Forum has been launched to address the specific issues of scaling and applying suitable Ethernet solutions to deliver c

Comcast scores hotel distribution deal with Raymond Management Company

Comcast said it struck a deal with Raymond Management Company to wire seven of its hotels in Illinois and Michigan with its Comcast Business Ethernet and HDTV programming service.