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2013-04-30 08:45:52

Comprehensive Portfolio Build-Out Will Support the Growth of 250 Onsite Businesses and Help Attract New Tenants PORTSMOUTH, N.H., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business, a unit of Comcast Cable, the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to business and residential customers, today announced that it has made a major network investment to bring its entire portfolio of Ethernet, Internet, Voice and TV services to approximately 250 local businesses...

2013-04-23 12:35:04

Leading Snack Brand Eliminates T1s to Achieve Greater Savings and More Bandwidth HANOVER, Pa., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business, a unit of Comcast Cable, the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to business and residential customers, today announced that Utz Quality Foods, Inc., the largest independent privately held snack brand in the United States, is using Comcast Business Ethernet and Business Trunks to connect multiple office locations...

2013-04-09 12:32:49

Successful trial in Alberta demonstrates transmission of Internet, voice, video and data traffic over Shaw's existing high-capacity network at double the capacity CALGARY, Alberta, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) and Canadian operator Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B and NYSE:SJR) have achieved a ground-breaking milestone with the successful first field trial in North America of 400 Gigabit-per-second (Gbps) data transmission over an existing...

2013-03-28 12:33:05

High-Speed Ethernet Dedicated Internet Saves School Money While Reducing Backup Time and Providing 16x the Bandwidth WEST BARNSTABLE, Mass., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business, a unit of Comcast Cable, the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to business and residential customers, today announced that Cape Cod Community College is using Comcast Ethernet services to save on technology expenses while also providing 500 Mbps of high-speed Internet...

2013-02-27 12:30:46

Ethernet Network Service, High-Speed Internet and Voice Trunks Support 17 Municipal Sites to Improve Communication and Provide Efficient Delivery of Public Services WEST HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Corporation, a global media and technology company, today announced that it is providing Business Class Ethernet and Business Class Trunks to the City of West Haven, Connecticut. As part of this agreement, Comcast is providing a complete network solution featuring...

2012-11-16 08:28:35

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadband-enabled savings increased nearly $1,200 per American household from last year, the Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA) announced today. Savings for Internet-using U.S. consumers grew from 12.2% (or $7,694.56 annually) to 13.5% (or $8,870.00 annually), with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting that average annual expenditures rose 3.3 percent in 2011(1). The upswing in consumer spending was the first increase since the 1.7-percent...

2012-11-06 12:24:11

BEAVERTON, Ore., Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast, one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communications services, has named Rodrigo Lopez as Regional Vice President for Oregon and SW Washington. Lopez will report to Steve White, President of Comcast's West Division, and will oversee Comcast's video, high-speed Internet and telephone operations throughout Oregon and SW Washington, serving more than 600,000 customers and managing more than 2,000 employees....

2012-10-09 11:26:15

LIVERMORE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast, one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communications services, has named Henry "Hank" Fore as Regional Senior Vice President for California. Fore will report to Steve White, President of Comcast's West Division, and will oversee Comcast's video, high-speed Internet and telephone operations in both the Bay Area and Central California, serving more than 2.2 million customers and managing more than 5,500...

2012-07-19 10:25:29

BETHPAGE, N.Y., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC) was recognized in today's "Measuring Broadband America" FCC report as one of the nation's leading broadband providers, delivering in excess of 100 percent of advertised speeds, on average, across the entire day and peak weeknight periods for both the core Optimum Online high-speed Internet service and the Optimum Online Boost Plus premier tier. The FCC's latest report, based on data from the testing firm...

2012-03-20 02:27:22

NEW YORK, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New York is not just the city that never sleeps - it's the city that's always online. Time Warner Cable commissioned a study asking New Yorkers in all five boroughs how important high-speed Internet is to them, how they use it, when they use, why they use it and what they know about it. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120320/NY72993) Turns out, Internet ranks higher than NYC staples like coffee, bagels, taxi rides - even...