Mohave Electric Cooperative Receives Approval from ACC for Fiber Optic Project

Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) has given green signal to the fiber optic project so that Mohave Electric Cooperative (MEC) can proceed with the deployment. MEC announced that they received the approval in a unanimous voting took place at ACC.

Grain Management to Acquire Hunter Communications

Grain Management, LLC will acquire Hunter Communications, Inc., a regional fiber connectivity provider and one of the largest private telecommunications operators in Oregon. Grain Management, LLC, (“Grain”) a leading Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm focused on the global communications sector, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority interest in Hunter Communications, Inc. (“Hunter”).

TasNetworks Selects Ciena for Coherent Optical Solutions

Tasmanian Networks Pty Limited (TasNetworks) has selected coherent optical solutions from Ciena to address rising bandwidth requirements driven by IoT, 5G and data center services. Ciena solutions will provide the end-users of TasNetworks across the state with connectivity for mission-critical tasks.

Cisco intends to acquire Fluidmesh Networks

Cisco has announced the intent to acquire privately-held Fluidmesh Networks, a leader in wireless backhaul systems. Fluidmesh’s Technology is expected to strengthen Cisco’s Wireless Solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things.