When we think of computer networks, we think of routers and servers and fiber optic cables and laptops and smartphones -- we think of the internet. In actuality, though, the visible internet is just the tip of the iceberg.
Competition among cable and Internet providers is pushing into a new phase with the rollout of fiber networks. The technology, which uses fiber optic cables to deliver faster access to television and Internet, is relatively new to C... Read Post
Time Warner Cable of New York is spending $600 million in cash to buy DukeNet, a fiber optic network that is part-owned by Duke Energy, the company announced today. The Charlotte, NC-based DukeNet will help Time Warner improve its n... Read Post