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US politicians scrap net neutrality hearing
31 Aug 2017
US politicians have cancelled a hearing that was due to take place on 7 September over the future of internet access rules after no companies agreed to appear before the House of Representatives.
Infomart doubles Dallas BMMR capacity
31 Aug 2017
Infomart, the US wholesale data centre provider, has announced that it is doubling the capacity of its carrier-neutral building meet-me room (BMMR) in Dallas.
Appleby to step down from Digital Realty
30 Aug 2017
Digital Realty has announced a management transition which will see chief operating officer (COO) Jarrett Appleby leave the company, effective 15 September 2017.
Versa Networks added to Verizon’s SDN ecosystem
22 Aug 2017
Versa Networks, an innovative vendor in the SD-WAN and SD-Security market, has today announced that it has been added to Verizon’s software-defined networking (SDN) platform for its new Software-Defined Secure Branch (SD-Branch) managed service.
DCN to build Tier III data centre in Fargo
22 Aug 2017
Dakota Carrier Network (DCN) is set to build a 14,000 sq ft Tier III data centre in Fargo to meet growing demand from customers for secure, reliable data storage space.
Towerstream launches new US wholesale division
21 Aug 2017
Towerstream Corporation, a fixed wireless fibre alternative provider, has today announced it has created a new wholesale division that will provide last-mile services to telecommunications carriers in North America.
Richmond-IX deploys node in EdgeConneX EDC
16 Aug 2017
EdgeConneX has teamed up with Richmond Internet Exchange (Richmond-IX), which is part of Ninja-IX, by building a connectivity node directly into its Richmond edge data centre (EDC).
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.