CenturyLink Expanding Data Center Presence

In the first half of 2015, CenturyLink completed data center expansion projects in six markets: Boston, London, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Phoenix, Seattle and Washington, D.C.

Integra Expands in Minneapolis

Integra’s latest expansion will give more businesses use of the company’s on-network services at bandwidths of up to 100 Gbps, offering access to services such as carrier Ethernet, IP/MPLS VPN and managed and cloud services.

XO Expands Twin Cities Network

XO says this expansion allows it to serve thousands of new businesses and offer them a more competitive alternative for their local and nationwide communications and networking needs.

US Signal Getting Stronger in Midwest

US Signal today announced its plan for a significant network expansion, adding several new on-off-ramps in Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota.

FCC Extends Qwest Forbearance Petition Deadline

The FCC has extended the decision date on a controversial forbearance petition by 90 days. The deadline for the agency to act on Qwest Communications International Inc.s four-metro area request now stands at July 26.  Qwest wants forbearance from certain loop and transport unbundling rules in Denver, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Phoenix and Seattle. The FCC last […]

Integra Closes Eschelon Acquisition

Integra Telecom Inc. said Friday it completed its $566 million purchase of Eschelon Telecom Inc. Eschelon is now a wholly owned company of Integra, which paid $30 per share for the company. The deal was announced in March. Integra said the combined company is one of the largest CLECs in the country and would have […]

For the Record

For the Record Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), the 105-year-old supermarket to the world, needed a change. For years, its Minneapolis contact center recorded all calls on tape. The multibillion-dollar company fields global inquiries and is required to document them.

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