The FCC's net neutrality win in a Washington, D.C., federal appeals court could dampen the enthusiasm of Verizon and AT&T in their pursuit of Yahoo, according to MoffettNathanson.
Simply put, fusion splicing is the process of fusing or welding two fibers together, usually by an electric arc. What's compelling about splicing for AT&T and other providers that are going into existing buildings is that it provides for the lowest loss and least reflectance as well as the strongest and reliable joint between two fibers.
Ellation, an OTT video company whose major funding comes from Otter Media—the joint venture of AT&T and The Chernin Group—is launching a new multichannel video platform targeted straight at millennials.
AT&T isn't letting up on its 1 Gbps fiber-based broadband initiative, announcing that it will expand the service in over 10 markets across its wireline footprint.
The D.C. Circuit court upheld the FCC's net neutrality rules 2-1, a decision that will usher in challenges from incumbent telcos like AT&T and Verizon at the Supreme Court.
The FCC scored a big win this morning when a Washington, D.C., federal appeals court upheld the legal authority behind its Open Internet Order, which defines rules for net neutrality. The decision is a blow to the wireless carriers and cable TV providers that brought the suit against the FCC, although the battle is far from over.
AT&T says that it faces security threats on a full-time basis as the telco sees "around 30 billion malicious scans" on its IP network on a daily basis.
Hawaiian Telcom's wireless operator customers see small cells as a way to expand coverage and capacity on the Hawaiian Islands, a trend that the telco can address with its growing fiber network.
Verizon and AT&T are preparing for a third round of bidding for Yahoo's online assets, Reuters reported.
No one is more interested in seeing additional 5G spectrum made available than AT&T, but it isn't buying a Dish Network-led proposal to change the rules for Multichannel Video Data and Distribution (MVDDS) spectrum.