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The Data Center Wars Continue: Alpheus Invest in New Facility. Data Centers both large and small continue to spring up in Houston. Alpheus Communications LLC said Thursday that it is opening its second Houston-are data center. The approximately 6,000 square foot center is located …Read More

Alpheus Communications Extends Ethernet Services To Mexico.  Alpheus Communications recently implemented its first network-to-network interface (NNI) agreement that crosses the border into Mexico. Located in McAllen, TX, the optical NNI is with Marcatel, a leading Mexican concessionaire.  Read More

Alpheus Communications deepens Ethernet reach into Mexico via Marcatel.  The two service providers have created an optical NNI in McAllen, Texas, allowing Alpheus and Marcatel to purchase each other’s services and extend their own geographical footprints.  Read More

CEO/CFO Magazine Profiles Alpheus Communications.  Interview with Alpheus CEO Scott Widham.  Read More

Berkeley Eye Center Chooses Alpheus Communications.  With 16 clinics located in and around the greater Houston area, Berkeley Eye Center chose Alpheus for its ability to deliver flexible and scalable services in a manner that best serves each location.  Read more

Alpheus Extends Fiber Network to More Houston Buildings.  Alpheus Communications, a CLEC serving the growing DASH (Dallas-Austin-San Antonio-Houston) market, has built out its fiber network to a number of new buildings in downtown Houston, furthering its on-net footprint. Read more

Alpheus Communications Helps Sandler Partners Deliver Advanced Networking and Connectivity Solutions to Texas Data Centers.  Sandler Partners joined Alpheus’ channel program to gain access over 20 major data centers and over 94,000 Ethernet-qualified locations in Texas. Read more

Meet 2012’s Competitive Provider Leaders.   FierceTelecom looks at emerging leaders in the competitive service provider space and the influential executives behind them. http://www.fiercetelecom.com/special-reports/meet-2012-s-competitive-provider-leaders

Alpheus Communications broadens its Texas Ethernet reach – Brings Ethernet over Copper connections to South Texas carriers, businesses.   Customers in the Rio Grande region of Texas will now be able to get access to the same fiber-based and Ethernet over Copper (EoC) solutions in the DASH markets, including private-line services, dedicated Internet access (DIA), data center connectivity.
http://www.fiercetelecom.com/story/alpheus-communications-broadens-its-texas-ethernet-reach/2012-10-09

Expansions at Windstream, Alpheus, EarthLink, Lumos, MegaPath – Down in Texas, Alpheus Communications took its Ethernet services down to the border yesterday. presence.http://www.telecomramblings.com/2012/10/expansions-at-windstream-alpheus-earthlink-lumos-megapath/

CLECs to ILECs: Don’t hang up your copper networks!  Traditional ILECs (incumbent local exchange carriers) may see their copper facilities as nothing more than an aging asset of the legacy voice-only service age, but for competitive telcos serving the business market, copper is still very much in fashion.
http://www.fiercetelecom.com/story/clecs-ilecs-dont-hang-your-copper-networks/2012-10-15#ixzz29UVrY2T0

Video: TMCnet Interviews Alpheus CEO Scott Widham  http://www.tmcnet.com/tmc/videos/default.aspx?vid=7168

Alpheus Reports ‘Significant’ Increase in Agent Ranks.  Fiber provider Alpheus Communications said it has “significantly” increased the number of agents in its channel program since launching its indirect strategy early this year. http://www.channelpartnersonline.com/news/2012/09/alpheus-reports-significant-increase-in-agent-ran.aspx

Alpheus Clinches New, Well-Known Channel Partner.  Texas-based fiber provider Alpheus Communications (Booth #210) said on Thursday that Liquid Networx has joined its channel program. http://www.channelpartnersonline.com/news/2012/09/alpheus-clinches-new-well-known-channel-partner.aspx

Alpheus Communcations adds sales staff in Dallas.  A Houston technology company may more than double its 12-person staff at a newly opened, 3,000-square-foot Dallas sales office if things go according to plan during the next year.  http://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/print-edition/2012/07/13/alpheus-communcations-adds-sales-staff.html

Alpheus Commits $10M to Workforce, Network Expansion.  As part of its effort to expand into the enterprise market, Alpheus Communications today announced that it will invest more than $10 million this year to expand its workforce and fiber network. http://financial.tmcnet.com/topics/financial-technology/articles/297354-alpheus-commits-10m-workforce-network-expansion.htm

Alpheus invests millions in new business strategy.  Scott Widham has been busy for the past six months, ever since The Gores Group LLC, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, named him CEO of Alpheus Communications LLC in Houston and charged him with the task of transforming its business model. http://www.bizjournals.com/houston/print-edition/2012/06/29/alpheus-invests-millions-in-new.html