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Mediacom cites unfair treatment in lawsuit against Iowa City muni network

Mediacom is suing Iowa City, Iowa, and service provider ImOn in an effort to stop a new middle mile network it recently activated to provide voice and Internet services to local businesses.

Mediacom sues Iowa City as muni fiber network goes online

A municipally backed fiber-optic broadband network in Iowa City that is the subject of a lawsuit filed by Mediacom has been activated. According to local paper the Press-Citizen, Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based vendor ImOn Communications, which built and operates the network, is now offering phone and Internet services to downtown businesses.

Mediacom sets foundation to deliver 1 Gig services in Missouri

Mediacom has put the network elements together to deliver a gigabit-speed broadband service throughout its Columbia and Jefferson City markets in Missouri.

Mediacom buys into Casa's C100G CCAP for gigabit services

Casa Systems said Mediacom will deploy its C100G converged cable access platform (CCAP) as it looks to provide gigabit-level broadband service across its Columbia and Jefferson City markets in Missouri.

Mediacom reports modest loss of 17K video customers in Q3; broadband revenue grows 11%

Mediacom reported the loss of 17,000 video subscribers in the third quarter, leaving the New York-based, mid-sized MSO with 862,000 residential pay-TV customers across its two operating units. Mediacom ended the third quarter of 2014 with 900,000 video subscribers.

Mediacom makes direct fiber connection to Netflix

Mediacom said it has completed its direct fiber connection to Netflix, offering its customers improved broadband performance for the top streaming video service.

Synacor inks Grande to multi-year agreement on TV Everywhere, search and discovery

Multiscreen services company Synacor has announced a deal to provide portal, TV Everywhere authentication and search and discovery platform services to Texas operator Grande Communications.

With fiber and DOCSIS 3.0, Mediacom intros 1 Gbps services in Missouri starting at $149.99/month

Mediacom Communications, the nation's ninth largest MVPD provider, announced it will launch 1 Gbps speeds to residential users in a handful of its markets in Missouri starting at $149.99 per month. The company is using a combination of fiber and DOCSIS 3.0 to offer the services.

Nagra debuts solution for integrating Netflix on pay-TV set-tops

Nagra announced that it has begun allowing pay-TV operators to use its anyCast Connect client and OpenTV 5 connecter to offer Netflix over their set-tops.

NAB accuses 'bad actor' pay-TV operators of ginning up retrans disputes, targets Dish, Mediacom, DirecTV

The NAB is accusing pay-TV operators, specifically naming Dish Network, DirecTV and Mediacom, of manufacturing retransmission-related disputes with broadcasters in order to influence regulatory decision-making.