Fiber War of Words

Haugsted, Linda
April 2008
Multichannel News;4/7/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p8
The article reports on the conflict between cable operators and the Verizon Communications, the U.S. second-largest telephone firm, regarding the delivery of digital products through the used of fibers. According to Geoff Walls, executive director of marketing communications of Verizon Communications, the firm's fiber-to-the-home can provide unlimited bandwidth in providing services. However, David Pugliese of Cox Communications Inc., cable operators have more fiber in place than Verizon.


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