* AT&T, Amdocs enter services deal
Amdocs has signed a seven-year managed services agreement with AT&T to provide application management services for AT&T’s platforms, including software development, testing and production support.
The project is to begin later this year, Amdocs said. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Over the past several years, Bilotti has written about how increased bandwidth investment can help cable compete with satellite and telcos, particularly in the delivery of high-definition programming, as well as support advanced data services, the company said. In March, Vyyo named Jim Chiddix vice chairman and Wayne Davis CEO.
* Another FiOS TV victory
Verizon’s FiOS TV service is now available in Williston Park, N.Y. after the Long Island village’s board of trustees approved the video franchise.
Williston Park joins the growing list of Long Island villages, New York communities and nationwide cities authorizing Verizon’s fiber optic network service.