access line


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access line

[′ak‚ses ‚līn]
(communications)
Four-wire circuit between a subscriber or a local PBX to the serving switching center.

access line

The line from a customer site to a telephone company's central office.
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The service fee will vary depending on the type of service, bandwidth and access line.
Of all households reporting residence access line replacement over the past six months, 2.
Wireline revenues continue to be pressured by access line erosion associated with wireless substitution, cable MSO telephony offerings, wholesale voice connections and high-speed data second line substitution.
The bundled service strategy positions the company to offset the revenue lost by access line erosion.
Company profiles will also include key metrics such as access lines and revenue as well as contact information.
While cable telephony is a growing competitive threat, ILEC operators continue to indicate that access line losses to wireless substitution is still the greatest source of erosion.
Fitch's ratings also recognize the competitive pressure stemming from the product and technology substitution that QC's local exchange business faces which has negatively affected the company's access line portfolio and operating margins.
Each primary category consists of three divisions, based on the number of access lines served by the entrant.
NASDAQ:ZHNE), a global provider of advanced communications equipment and a leader in the deployment of VoIP, IPTV, and Ethernet services over both copper and fiber access lines, announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mory Ejabat will give a corporate overview presentation at the Thomas Weisel Partners' Tech 2007 Conference Monday, February 5, 2007, at 9:45 a.
NASDAQ:ZHNE), a global provider of advanced communications equipment and a leader in VoIP, IPTV, and Ethernet over both copper and fiber access lines, today announced that Grande Communications has selected and deployed Zhone's highly acclaimed EtherXtend product for Ethernet service delivery throughout its service areas.
NASDAQ:ZHNE), a global provider of advanced communications equipment and a leader in VoIP, IPTV, and Ethernet over both copper and fiber access lines, announced today that the company will report its fourth quarter 2006 financial results on Thursday, January 25, 2007, after the close of regular market trading.
NASDAQ:ZHNE), a global provider of advanced communications equipment and a leader in VoIP, IPTV and Ethernet over both copper and fiber access lines, today announced that Zhone has sold its iMARC products, a part of its legacy product portfolio, to Verso Technologies, Inc.