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Global Carrier Awards 2017 winners are...
25 Oct 2017

The 13th Global Carrier Awards saw around 400 members of the community celebrating industry achievements over the last year, with Interoute and Colt Technology Services among the big winners at this year’s event.

FCC certifies Padtec subsea equipment
25 Oct 2017

The US telecoms regulator has approved Padtec’s submarine line terminal equipment, including its transponder for ultra-long distances.

Verizon WOWs with $225m fibre backhaul deal
03 Aug 2017

Verizon Communications as struck an agreement to buy fibre assets from WideOpenWest (WOW) in a deal worth $225 million as it aims to boost services in the Chicago market.

The backhaul challenge
25 May 2017

5G services will remain on the distant horizon until backhaul networks are fit for purpose, but how can carriers deliver what’s needed and keep costs under control, asks Sue Tabbitt

Colt establishes new PoP in Marseille
27 Apr 2017

Colt Technology Services has established a new point of presence in Marseille, as it looks to address increasing demand for bandwidth transit between Europe and Asia Pacific.

Retelit, BICS launch new premium route to Europe through Italy for AAE-1
07 Mar 2017

Infrastructure and data services provider Retelit and BICS, a global international communications enabler, have announced an innovative joint connectivity solution that will bridge Europe, via Bari in Italy, to Singapore and Hong Kong through the AAE-1 subsea cable system.

NJFX announces new strategic location
01 Feb 2017

The New Jersey Fiber Exchange (NJFX) has announced a new strategic location just steps away from its subsea cable landing station campus.