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Time Warner Closes Xspedius Acquisition

Time Warner Telecom Inc. on Tuesday closed on its $576 million purchase of Xspedius Communications LLC, the privately held CLEC based in Missouri. The deal was announced July 27. Time Warner has said buying Xspedius expands its metro footprint to 75 markets. Time Warner paid 18.3 million shares of its common stock in addition to […]

VoIP Inc.s Volo Tackles Network Expansion

Volo Communications Inc., the CLEC subsidiary of VoIP Inc., said on Monday it has wrapped up the first phase of its facilities-based network expansion, passing through Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts and New York. The carriers footprint already covers much of the country, due to deals with other providers, but VoIP Inc. is building its own infrastructure […]

Citynet Expands Footprint in Pennsylvania, Ohio

Citynet Wholesale (Booth 821), a facilities-based broadband service provider for Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets, announced it will continue its network expansion, adding 11 new markets by years end. Several new markets are nearing completion in Ohio, including Delaware, Marion, Mansfield and Wooster. In Pennsylvania, Citynet has sites under construction in Connellsville, Franklin, Meadville, […]

Time Warner Telecom SVP: Extending Fiber Footprint is Key

Time Warner Telecoms Michael Rouleau Time Warner Telecom Inc. announced it late July its intention to snap up Xspedius Communications LLC, a privately held CLEC based in Missouri, for $531.5 million. About a month after the deal was announced, PHONE+ Editor Khali Henderson spoke to Time Warner Telecoms Michael Rouleau, senior vice president of business […]

EarthLink Takes a Wholesale Dive Into Muni Wireless

EarthLink Inc. launched its first municipal Wi-Fi broadband network in Anaheim, Calif., kicking off a wholesale strategy that relies on the creation of a nationwide Wi-Fi footprint and standardized program. EarthLink plans to go after the home broadband user and businesses, spending $20 million to build a standardized platform that can be replicated in any […]

Nextlink Expands Footprint, Will Act as Last-Mile for XO

Nextlink Wireless Inc. has launched broadband wireless in Atlanta, Chicago and Houston, and said announced that CLEC parent company XO will use Nextlink services as an alternative last-mile solution within the Nextlink nine-city footprint. Nextlink holds spectrum in the 75 largest U.S. markets. Todays launch extends the companys footprint to nine markets, including Dallas, Los […]

Access One Deploys Softswitch in Chicago LATA 358

Access One Inc. (Booth 604) announced the deployment of its inaugural softswitch in Chicago LATA 358. The company said the new network provides complete end-to-end solutions. The product suite includes local PRI, analog and digital T1, standard and digital integrated circuits, metro private line, DIA, switched and dedicated long-distance and toll-free services. These facilities enable […]

RNK Telecom to Acquire iOnosphere

RNK Telecom Inc., a provider of PSTN and VoIP telephony services, on Monday announced it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire iOnosphere Inc., a South Carolina-based provider of VoIP products and services, and international long-distance wholesale carrier. The transaction is expected to close by Aug. 31. The company said the combined entity’s […]

Lightyear, VoX Expand Broadband Phone Service Footprint

VoX Communications Corp., eLEC Communications Corp.’s wholesale and retail provider of VoIP services, on Monday announced a wholesale agreement with Lightyear Network Solutions LLC that allows Lightyear to resell VoX services through its Lightyear Alliance division. In addition, VoX will provide local-number and VoIP-origination services that enable Lightyear to expand its residential and small business […]

Broadview Expands Total Solutions Footprint

Facilities-based communications provider Broadview Networks announced on Monday the expansion of its Total Solutions product offering of bundled voice, data, Internet and phone systems throughout the New England and Mid-Atlantic regions. We have experienced significant success providing our Total Solutions bundled product offering in Broadviews downstate New York markets for over six years, said John […]

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