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AT&T Labor: Deal Reached in Southwest as Others Protest

Just one week after wireline workers in the company’s Southwest region rejected a contract offer, the carrier says it has successfully negotiated a new, tentative agreement with the Communications Workers of America union in that part of the country.

AccessLine Expands SmartVoice Market, Signs New Dealer

Hosted VoIP provider AccessLine on Wednesday announced the second rollout in a week of its retail SmartVoice Service. The company last week launched SmartVoice in New England; on Wednesday, it added Indiana to its coverage area and signed a new Midwest dealer. CTI Solutions Inc., a nearly 70-year-old company, serves all Indiana markets. The solutions […]

KDLs Continued Revenue Growth Drives Expansion

KDL (Booth 1009), which delivers regional and metropolitan wholesale transport services provisioned over its Cisco-powered fiber-optic SONET ring network, has announced that its revenue growth during the past five years has allowed the company to expand its network significantly. Specifically, its 35 percent average revenue growth per year has enabled KDL to reach its current […]

INDATEL: One Group 23 States

The Independent Alliances Telecom Group (INDATELgroup, Booth 616), a trade association of carriers, has grown its membership to include nearly half of the United States. New Yorks Independent Optical Network (ION) and Indianas Fiber Network (IFN) are the latest to join. All 23 statewide networks are owned by the independent telephone companies in their respective […]

US Signal Expands Further Into Indiana, Michigan

US Signal (Booth 211) announced at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo it has activated new PoPs in Detroit and Portage, Ind. The Portage location gives wholesale and enterprise customers access to US Signals long-haul network at PRTGINXA, the company said. US Signals expansion of its metro presence in Detroit introduces service access at the […]

Sage Names Lewis as CEO, Rolls Out Wireless Broadband

Sage Telecom Inc., a Texas-based CLEC, this week named Terry W. Lewis its CEO, in addition to president, a role hes held since June 2005. Sage Telecom board members also elected Larry W. Carter as chairman of the board. That seat was vacated in early January by Sage Telecom founder Dennis M. Houlihan, who resigned […]

INDATELgroup Adds Two New Members

The INDATELgroup (Booth 911) has added two new members to its organization. The Independent Optical Network (ION) has deployed a statewide network within New York. The Indiana Fiber Network (IFN) has established a statewide network within Indiana. These two groups bring the total number of members represented by the INDATELgroup up to 24 across 23 […]

Citynet Deepens Tier 2/3 Network

Citynet (Booth 809) is expanding its fiber-optic network in an effort to provide the most extensive market coverage in Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The carriers carrier has 18 PoPs in Ohio covering all eight of the states LATAs. Our build into the Youngstown market, providing both IXC and special central office access, has […]

CloseCall Signs Commercial Deal with Verizon

MobilePro Corp. says its subsidiary, CloseCall America, has reached a commercial agreement with Verizon Communications Inc. that is good through March 31, 2010. The deal replaces the former UNE-P rates. CloseCall America does business with Verizon in Delaware, Indiana, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

No Optical Illusion: Carriers Focus on Strategy

A two-session track hosted by Cisco Systems Inc. will focus on strategies for carriers wishing to put fiber-optic technology to use. Session leader Chris Hurst, Cisco area vice president, will tackle optical architectures and optical business models with help from a range of service providers. The panelists will take a multifaceted approach to show carriers, […]

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