(TWC) and acquisition of Bright House Networks
(collectively, the transactions).
Engineering executives from Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks
, Suddenlink Communications, Comcast, Charter and Cox, and several expert consultants, were among the third- party judges for the 2017 "Diamonds." Every year, Broadband Technology Report invites vendors to submit written information about products/solutions that have been released or upgraded since the previous year's SCTE Cable- Tec Expo (September 2016).
In 2016, the company merged with Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks
, creating a single entity, Spectrum, under the Charter umbrella.
Making its high-speed internet offering available to two million new customers was part of a mandate from the Federal Communications Commission that was put in place when it approved (http://www.ibtimes.com/charter-acquire-time-warner-cable-787-billion-after-failed-comcast-merger-1937103) Charter's purchase of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks
Charter Communications, the home cable, internet and phone services company that in May completed its purchase of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks
, saw its net revenue climb 7.4% in Q3, from $9.3 billion to $10 billion.
Bright House Networks
Enterprise Solutions has signed an agreement with Quest Hotels to provide video, Internet, managed Wi-Fi and voice services to its Wingate by Wyndham Orlando Airport and Ramada Suites Orlando Airport properties, the company said.
The Department of Justice and the FCC announced this spring that they reached an agreement that permits Charter to complete a $78 billion proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable and a related $10.4 billion acquisition of Bright House Networks
. NTCA pressed for merger conditions to address the harm the merger might pose to small providers, but the conditions ultimately adopted ignore the concerning effects of the transaction on consumers and competition in the broader video distribution marketplace.
JOB ONE FOR TOM RUTLEDGE, now that his Charter Communications has gulped down Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks
, is to make customers happy with their cable company.
UBS Investment Bank is serving as exclusive financial advisor to Advance/Newhouse Partnership and Bright House Networks
LLC, and Sabin, Bermant and Gould LLP and Sullivan and Cromwell LLP are acting as legal advisors.
The proposed deal involves Charter Communications's $65.5 billion acquisitions of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks
. The new Charter would be the country's second-largest broadband company, after Comcast, and the third-largest cable and satellite-TV company, after Comcast and AT&T, which last year acquired DirecTV.
An executive from the Newhouses' Bright House Networks
LLC, a cable-TV provider, will join 1010data's board of directors.