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Big Telecom M&A News: CenturyLink to Acquire Level 3 in $34B Deal

By |2016-10-31T15:47:50-05:00October 31st, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, Broadband, business acquisition, carrier, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, Internet, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Well, here we have it. The next big telecom M&A was announced today: CenturyLink confirmed it will acquire Level 3 Communications for a reported $25 billion plus the Level 3 debt assumed, totaling a $34 billion deal. This acquisition creates what will be the second largest domestic provider in the US, rivaling AT&T and Verizon in [...]

Metro Connect Panel Shines a Spotlight on the Network and Explores How to Build for Success

By |2013-02-20T22:29:44-05:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Moderator Mike Hurley, VP of Sales and Marketing for Fibertech Networks, introduced panelists Paul Savill, SVP of Global Core Product Management at Level3, Jay Lawrence, CEO of NeXXcom Wireless, Larry Coleman, President of Sunesys and Don MacNeil, CMO of XO Communications.  Mike's brief history lesson illustrated that things don't last forever but for telecom, supply has [...]

Telecom for Charity Joins Efforts to Help Those Affected by Hurricane Sandy

By |2012-11-07T17:44:01-05:00November 7th, 2012|Categories: JS&A News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Help others affected by Hurricane Sandy with your everyday business class telecommunication service needs. ‘Telecom for Charity’  can save you money and help others in need in tandem….JUST for talking to us about any business telecom opportunity we will donate $100 on your behalf to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation …if we can earn any of [...]

Thanks for Giving – Dedicated to a Festive Feast

By |2010-11-21T20:55:29-05:00November 21st, 2010|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, Content Delivery, dark fiber, global number portability, Global Telecommunications, IP Exchange, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, Low-Latency Network, Portfolio - Marketing, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Each morning I am grateful. I wake up, float over to my desk to tackle the cornucopia of news that celebrates the successes of our clients and the greater telecom industry. I usually try to carve out a moment or two to eat some breakfast before harvesting the parade of emails.

One Source Networks Lands Gina Nomellini as Chief Marketing Officer

By |2010-11-08T08:00:35-05:00November 8th, 2010|Categories: Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Gina Nomellini, industry veteran and proven product maven has joined a team of allies at One Source Networks, effective November 1, 2010. Gina has worked with the team behind One Source in the past while she forged her career at Broadwing where she led product management for domestic and international off-net services. When the company was [...]

Tinet Ranks Sixth in Renesys' Latest Top 15 Global Backbone Rankings

By |2010-03-14T12:18:54-05:00March 14th, 2010|Categories: Blogs, Ethernet, General, IP Solutions, IP transit, JS&A News, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sitting strong among the world's largest global backbone providers, Tinet's IP backbone ranks sixth among the top 15. The top 15 in order of rank include: Sprint, Level 3, Global Crossing, Savvis, TeliaNet, Tinet, NTT, MCI/Verizon Business, TATA, AT&T, Telecom Italia, Qwest, Cogent, Cable & Wireless and PCCW. This is a tremendously strong position for the Italian HQ company. It was less than a year ago that Tinet was bought by BS Private Equity and separated from its former parent Tiscali. The year has proved Tinet a success as it continues to climb the rankings charts.