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TDS Telecom, an American Telecommunications company is helping to bring New Mexico up to speed. Rural cities in the United States still face some connectivity challenges. Socorro, New Mexico a beautiful and historic city located in the Rio Grande Valley with a population of slightly over...

In the 1990s and early 2000s, local governments and service providers, excited by the promise of fiber optic telecommunications, invested trillions of dollars into building fiber optic loops in their cities and metro areas. Enthusiastic carriers and service providers invested in these new fiber networks,...

A recent sale of a local telecommunications operating company is giving a makeover to Oregon’s fiber network. Frontier Communication’s Northwest region is being sold to WaveDivision Capital and Searchlight Capital Partners and rebranded as Ziply Fiber. Oregon’s fiber network will have a few changes made through...

In Pennsylvania, there are seven counties that have 911 centers that will all be linked together via a fiber optic network. It was unveiled on Monday by officials that represent Southern Alleghenies 911 cooperative. “This is truly a great day in public safety communications,” said...

Google Fiber has decided to shut down their fiber service in Louisville, Kentucky and pay $3.84 Million to assist in rebuilding the infrastructure when the fiber lines are pulled out. Back in February, Google announced they would close their fiber-based network in Louisville by April...

Corporations across America are eager to begin the construction of youth sports complexes because the youth sports industry is booming. To building these complexes, these corporations are turning to fiber optics and mapping. Though normally regarded as an effort to boost an area's economy, the construction...

By GeoTel Communications As cities across the United States continue to build their infrastructure, GeoTel’s TeleTracker has become instrumental.   The US Census Bureau reports that the American population has increased by 18.9 million people since the 2010 census, demonstrating that America’s population is growing at an alarming...

By GeoTel Communications Labeled the “most destructive fire in California history,” the California Camp Fire has destroyed thousands of lives, homes, and acres of wildlife. Buried beneath the flames, the areas fiber optic cables are the latest item affected.   Unlike so many other connectors on the market,...

By GeoTel Communications In a bold fourth quarter move, ResurgenceIG purchased Strome Fiber Holdings in an effort to expand its own dark fiber network into more areas of Florida and Georgia. Strome Fiber Holdings (“Strome”) had created and maintained a large presence in all of Florida and...