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With Wireline Providers Underinvesting, Who Will Make Broadband Infrastructure Push?

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Broadband Breakfast Insight: Will the cable or the telco incumbents make the first move to the gigabit fiber future? The answer may be “none of the above.” Public-private partnerships unallied with either camp may make the next move in getting infrastructure to the smart cities of the future. ->

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their broadband wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note. From Fierce Telecom.

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note.

The research firm noted that outside of Verizon’s FiOS FTTH deployments, the overall U.S. telecom industry has not kept pace with cable in terms of broadband.

“Except for Verizon’s FiOS footprint, the US telecom industry has underinvested in broadband,” said Mark Stodden, VP and senior credit officer for Moody’s Investor Service. “Market share gains of cable operators will persist given the capital required to catch up.”

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Source: Moody’s: Wireline providers are underinvesting in broadband | FierceTelecom

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Investment for Lit Communities’ Fiber Networks, Clubhouse Hack, Senate Broadband Letter, WISPA

Samuel Triginelli

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Photo of CEO Brian Snider from Lit Communities

Broadband Breakfast Insight: Will the cable or the telco incumbents make the first move to the gigabit fiber future? The answer may be “none of the above.” Public-private partnerships unallied with either camp may make the next move in getting infrastructure to the smart cities of the future. ->

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their broadband wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note. From Fierce Telecom.

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note.

The research firm noted that outside of Verizon’s FiOS FTTH deployments, the overall U.S. telecom industry has not kept pace with cable in terms of broadband.

“Except for Verizon’s FiOS footprint, the US telecom industry has underinvested in broadband,” said Mark Stodden, VP and senior credit officer for Moody’s Investor Service. “Market share gains of cable operators will persist given the capital required to catch up.”

[more…]

Source: Moody’s: Wireline providers are underinvesting in broadband | FierceTelecom

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More Emergency Broadband Funding for Homes, Pandemic and Privacy, Facebook and Australian News

Benjamin Kahn

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Photo of Stuart Brotman by Paul Morigi from December 2016 used with permission

Broadband Breakfast Insight: Will the cable or the telco incumbents make the first move to the gigabit fiber future? The answer may be “none of the above.” Public-private partnerships unallied with either camp may make the next move in getting infrastructure to the smart cities of the future. ->

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their broadband wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note. From Fierce Telecom.

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note.

The research firm noted that outside of Verizon’s FiOS FTTH deployments, the overall U.S. telecom industry has not kept pace with cable in terms of broadband.

“Except for Verizon’s FiOS footprint, the US telecom industry has underinvested in broadband,” said Mark Stodden, VP and senior credit officer for Moody’s Investor Service. “Market share gains of cable operators will persist given the capital required to catch up.”

[more…]

Source: Moody’s: Wireline providers are underinvesting in broadband | FierceTelecom

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Rural Broadband Bill, Semiconductor Letter to White House, FCC March Meeting Agenda

Tim White

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Photo of Sen. Susan Collins from October 2018 by Gage Skidmore used with permission

Broadband Breakfast Insight: Will the cable or the telco incumbents make the first move to the gigabit fiber future? The answer may be “none of the above.” Public-private partnerships unallied with either camp may make the next move in getting infrastructure to the smart cities of the future. ->

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their broadband wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note. From Fierce Telecom.

AT&T, Verizon and other large incumbent providers are not putting as much capital into their wireline network infrastructure, leaving them open to further challenges from cable operators, says Moody’s in a new research note.

The research firm noted that outside of Verizon’s FiOS FTTH deployments, the overall U.S. telecom industry has not kept pace with cable in terms of broadband.

“Except for Verizon’s FiOS footprint, the US telecom industry has underinvested in broadband,” said Mark Stodden, VP and senior credit officer for Moody’s Investor Service. “Market share gains of cable operators will persist given the capital required to catch up.”

[more…]

Source: Moody’s: Wireline providers are underinvesting in broadband | FierceTelecom

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