Bresnan Execs Are Back, and in a Buying Mood

Jan. 16, 2013
BCI Broadband and Allegiance Communications announced a definitive agreement under which a newly formed subsidiary of BCI will acquire Allegiance in a transaction expected to close early in 2013. Allegiance operates rural broadband systems across Arkansas, Kansa...
BCI Broadband and Allegiance Communications announced a definitive agreement under which a newly formed subsidiary of BCI will acquire Allegiance in a transaction expected to close early in 2013. Allegiance operates rural broadband systems across Arkansas, Kansas, Texas and Oklahoma, where the company is based.BCI is a broadband MSO formed in 2012 by the executive management team from Bresnan Communications. Cablevision bought Bresnan in 2010. Led by President and CEO Jeffrey S. DeMond and Andrew Kober, EVP and CFO, the BCI team is acquiring the Allegiance properties as the first transaction in an aggressive growth plan by the company.Upon completion of the transaction and subsequent capital investment, BCI expects to deploy broadband networks that will pass more than 150,000 homes and businesses in the Allegiance footprint with services including high-speed Internet, HD video and voice services, across an upgraded fiber network.

Sponsored Recommendations

Coherent Routing and Optical Transport – Getting Under the Covers

April 11, 2024
Join us as we delve into the symbiotic relationship between IPoDWDM and cutting-edge optical transport innovations, revolutionizing the landscape of data transmission.

Data Center Network Advances

April 2, 2024
Lightwave’s latest on-topic eBook, which AFL and Henkel sponsor, will address advances in data center technology. The eBook looks at various topics, ranging...

Supporting 5G with Fiber

April 12, 2023
Network operators continue their 5G coverage expansion – which means they also continue to roll out fiber to support such initiatives. The articles in this Lightwave On ...

FTTx Deployment Strategies

March 29, 2023
Cable operators continue to deploy fiber in their networks at anincreasing rate. As fiber grows in importance, proper choices regardinghow to best fit fiber to the home together...