Infinera on Friday completed Ericsson's Operations Systems Modification for the Integration of Network Elements (OSMINE) Services process for its DTN-X and DTN platforms, a designation that will help it gain further appeal with RBOCs.
Questioning the accuracy of the FCC's National Broadband Map, the American Cable Association told the Commission it shouldn't allow CenturyLink, USTelecom and other providers to use federal subsidies to build broadband networks in areas that are already served by small cable operators.
CenturyLink has filed a patent to develop a system and method that will enable digital video recorders to record content if a power loss occurs by using an optical network terminal that terminates services at the home as the backup mechanism.
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Jim Ousley, the CEO of CenturyLink's cloud computing and data center unit Savvis, received a one-year extension to his employment contract.
AT&T and CenturyLink on Monday became members of a U.S. program that will enable them to extend classified cyber threat information to their business customers as part of a broader security services bundle.
CenturyLink has filed for a patent application that could help consumers better screen incoming calls.
CenturyLink on Thursday announced that it has realigned its management structure by combining its network services business sales and operations teams under one common organization reporting to COO Karen Puckett.
CenturyLink, one of the incumbent service providers in Oregon, has filed a lawsuit against the City of Portland over a new wireline phone service tax that went into effect on Tuesday.
AT&T, Verizon and CenturyLink--three of the largest U.S. incumbent telcos--are in the midst of a patent war with Brandywine Communications Technologies, a patent holding company.