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NxGen Networks Inc. Announces Strategic Partnership with Touch America

NxGen Networks Inc. Announces Strategic Partnership with Touch America – Brief Article NxGen Networks and TouchAmerica announced a strategic partnership that will allow both companies to compete more effectively in the origination and termination of global voice traffic by combining leading-edge switching and optical transport. Through its high-speed, fiber optic network, Touch America will provide […]

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B2B Video to Roil out Real-Time Managed Video Services Using Startec Expands VoIP Operations in China through Partnership with China Netcom Affiliate. Limited, Far East Gateway – Startec Global Communications Hong Kong

B2B Video to Roil out Real-Time Managed Video Services Using Startec Expands VoIP Operations in China through Partnership with China Netcom Affiliate. Limited, Far East Gateway – Startec Global Communications Hong Kong – Brief Article Startec Global Communications Corp. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Startec Global Communications (Hong Kong) Ltd., has signed a VoIP traffic […]

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CityNet Launches Last-Mile Fiber Optic Network in Indianapolis – CityNet Telecommunications, deployed through sewers

CityNet Launches Last-Mile Fiber Optic Network in Indianapolis – CityNet Telecommunications, deployed through sewers – Brief Article CityNet Telecommunications recently inaugurated the deployment of a fiber optic network through the city of Indianapolis’ existing sewer system — a first in Indianapolis. Mayor Peterson and CityNet Telecommunications CEO, Robert G. Berger, marked the historic event at […]

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Global Crossing completes sale of IPC Trading Systems units for $360 million – Business – to investment group headed by Goldman Sachs Capital Partners 2000

Global Crossing completes sale of IPC Trading Systems units for $360 million – Business – to investment group headed by Goldman Sachs Capital Partners 2000 – Brief Article Global Crossing Ltd. announced that it has completed the sale of its IPC Trading System units to an investment group led by Goldman Sachs Capital Partners 2000 […]

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China NetCom Lures Foreign Fund – News Corporation Ltd

China NetCom Lures Foreign Fund – News Corporation Ltd – Brief Article A consortium composed of the US-based News Corp. and other financial institutions recently invested $325 million in the China NetCom. The investment accounted for approximately 12 percent of NetCom’s shares. With the completion of the first-phase project, NetCom’s broadband high-speed Internet (CNCnet) was […]

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XO Communications announces multi-location, multi-year contract with Children’s Hospital – Applications – throughout Central Ohio

XO Communications announces multi-location, multi-year contract with Children’s Hospital – Applications – throughout Central Ohio – Brief Article XO Communications announced that it will provide integrated voice and data telecommunications services for 19 of Children’s Hospital’s Central Ohio locations. Under the agreement, Children’s Hospital will use XO’s extensive metro fiber network, which spans more than […]

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Nera to Build Communication Network for SNAI, Italy

Nera to Build Communication Network for SNAI, Italy – Brief Article Nera and CRAI, a public telecommunications operator in Italy and a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNAL, has signed a contract regarding a new communication network. Nera will supply the equipment requested for the implementation of two of the main branches of the network. The value […]

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France Telecom Goes Solo with Network

France Telecom Goes Solo with Network France Telecom has announced it plans to link 28 US cities to each other and the world as part of its strategy to lure the globe’s largest multinational corporations with state-of-the-art Internet protocol (IP), data, and voice services. “It’s our ambition to be a global player in innovative solutions,” […]

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Optical Cable Corp. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2000

Optical Cable Corp. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2000 – Brief Article Optical Cable Corp. announced financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and year ended October 31, 2000. Net sales for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2000 rose 16.0 percent to $17.2 million, compared to $14.8 million for the same […]

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Birch Telecom Signs $1.9 Million Deal with AceComm for Data Warehousing Solution

Birch Telecom Signs $1.9 Million Deal with AceComm for Data Warehousing Solution Ace*Comm, a provider of next-generation network (NGN) operations support systems (OSS), announced that Birch Telecom has signed an agreement with Ace*Comm worth over $1.9 million, for its N*Vision data warehousing solution. Birch will use and store data from Lucent and Siemens switches, and […]