Tag: Comcast

Basic Services, Civil Service

Where public agencies are investing to improve customer service

October 17, 2022

Via: StateScoop

Technology advancements and the increase in digital tools offer the potential to improve the delivery of public services. The customer and citizen experience (CX) matters—and like counterparts in the private sector, state, county and municipal government agencies recognize that providing […]

Miscellaneous, Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Philadelphia launches $17 million free-internet campaign

August 6, 2020

Via: StateScoop

As part of Philadelphia’s digital equity initiative, the city announced on Thursday that it will connect 35,000 households with K-12 public school students who lack internet access with up to two years of broadband service, along with devices like laptops […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Detroit’s Rocket Fiber set to deploy TV service, ramp up competition with Comcast

September 6, 2017

Via: Fierce Cable

Already a competitive threat to Comcast in the area of business services in Detroit, upstart local operator Rocket Fiber is looking to take the battle into the residential realm. The company told Crain’s Detroit Business that it is testing a […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Comcast, Charter add 81K new business customers in Q2, ramp Ethernet reach

July 31, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom

Comcast and Charter, two of the largest cable operators, continue to make progress in the business services segment, reporting the addition of a total of 81,000 new business customers in the second quarter. As the nation’s largest cable operator, Comcast […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Mediacom lights up DOCSIS 3.1 gigabit services in Indiana

June 29, 2017

Via: Fierce Cable

Mediacom continued its quest to become the first U.S. cable operator to convert its HFC-based network entirely to DOCSIS 3.1 by the end of 2017, setting up 1 Gbps services in its 20-county Indiana footprint. Mediacom isn’t the first operator […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Comcast Business to offer 10G links to IBM’s cloud, supports public, private or hybrid cloud solutions

April 14, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom

Comcast Business is upping its profile as a cloud provider by offering direct, dedicated links to IBM Cloud’s global network of data centers, allowing its customers to get a wider array of connections for cloud enablement. Business customers will be […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Comcast in talks with Nashville utility on new pole-attachment deal

September 1, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom

As it fights alongside AT&T in Nashville, Tennessee, to keep Google Fiber from creating municipally sanctioned short cuts on pole attachment, Comcast is quietly trying to ease its own pole attachment issues with the utility company that controls the local […]