Peer-to-Peer Blog: Welcome To Telecom Prairie

Fonality just announced its moving its corporate headquarters to Plano, Texas, and I was reminded of the many new companies that have flocked to Telecom Corridor and the nearby cities.

Clearwire Launches in New Texas Markets, Pacific NW

Clearwire Communications today officially launched its CLEAR 4G WiMAX service in 10 new markets. The expansion brings its fast mobile Internet service area to a total of 14 markets and more than 10 million people. New markets include Abilene, Amarillo, Corpus Christi, Killeen/Temple, Lubbock, Midland/Odessa, Waco and Wichita Falls, Texas; Bellingham, Wash; and Boise, Idaho. […]

DoubleHorn Selects AboveNet for IP Media Platform

DoubleHorn Communications, a small business communications provider in Texas, announced the selection of AboveNet Inc. to support its new IP Media Platform. DoubleHorn’s Platform Services offering is a fully managed end-to-end solution that delivers IP voice, data and video traffic. The private network bypasses bandwidth limitations and delivers critical data quickly, even during peak traffic […]

Pac-West Acquires Tex-Link

Pac-West Telecomm Inc., a wholesale provider of advanced telecommunications services, has acquired Texas-based Tex-Link Communications Inc. Tex-Link will continue to operate and serve its customer base in Texas as a wholly owned subsidiary of Pac-West, expanding on an already merged operations infrastructure put in place under the two companies’ existing strategic partnership. There will be […]

Consolidated Offers Texas Dark Fiber

Consolidated Communications is offering a dark fiber network that runs through the Dallas/Fort Worth and Waco, Texas areas, strategically designed to serve growth markets that include central business districts, key technical enterprise corridors and major hotels. As AT&T attempts to build its pre-divestiture empire, many companies face the daunting challenge of how to grow their […]

DialToneServices to Distribute MSV Products

DialToneServices has signed a three-year agreement with Mobile Satellite Ventures LP for the distribution of MSV satellite communications products and services. DTS will distribute MSV voice and push-to-talk products and services to extend communications services to uncertificated telecommunications regions areas that are presently un-served or under-served by telephone companies, the company said. DTS provides fixed […]

Sprint Announces WiMAX Partners, Adds Planned Markets

Sprint Nextel Corp. laid out more concrete plans for its 4G mobile WiMAX strategy at CTIA this week, unveiling device ecosystem partners. Sprint will partner to incorporate WiMAX technology in a range of computing, portable multimedia, interactive and other business and consumer electronic devices. The new partners include: Samsung will provide PC cards in both […]

McLeodUSA Names VP of Sales for Southern Region

McLeodUSA Inc., an integrated voice and data communication service provider, today announced Keith Hatley has been named vice president of sales for McLeodUSAs four-state Southern Region, which includes Arizona, Colorado, Kansas and Texas. Hatley will be based at one of the five new Texas offices recently established by McLeodUSA, and will spend significant time in […]

Consolidated Upgrades Network With Ciscos Gear Multi-Service Transport Platform

Consolidated Carrier Services (Booth 621) recently upgraded the infrastructure of its Texas-based network with the deployment of the Cisco Systems Inc. Multi-Service Transport Platform (MSTP 15454) DWDM system with ROADM capability. The carrier also completed new physical routes, geographic diversity and enhanced its PoP infrastructure. Consolidated serves the Texas metro areas of Austin, Dallas, Houston […]

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