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ILEC

A local telephone company that was in existence at the time AT&T was broken up into the baby bells.
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"Another CLEC in the same market can be extremely aggressive.
The EO also orders the regular Annual General Assembly of all CLEC members to provide and relate to developments, plans and programs that address the issues of each CLEC cluster in the cities and districts here.
In some ways, the makeup of CLEC customers is similar to that of their ILEC counterparts: the income levels of the two groups are comparable, with the incomes of CLEC customers just slightly higher.
Supreme Court's decision, which prevents Regional Bell Operating Companies (RBOCs) from raising charges for access to their networks, also gives new hope to CLECs. Moreover, Bell competitors - such as AT&T, MCI, and Sprint to start-ups like McLeodUSA, Focal, and Allegiance - received another break as the court upheld rules that forced Bell companies to bundle network elements (Unbundled Network Elements (UNE)), such as loops and switches, for lease to outside competitors.
Among the CLECs' recent DSL market expansions, Atlanta-based Edge Communications is launching DSL service in Washington, Northern Virginia and suburban Maryland.
As of 30 September 2008, Sherburne served 15,700 ILEC access lines, 10,000 CLEC lines, 13,600 DSL high-speed Internet customers and 3,600 video customers.
"The level of frustration of dealing with ILECs is huge," said Joseph Isaacs, president of ISG-Telecom Consultants International, a CLEC consulting firm in Tampa, Fla.
Using SD-WAN, an ISP, MSP or CLEC can offer the same types of secure, multi-site networks as the largest telecommunications companies.
American Network obtained its NYS CLEC license in 1997 and has a number of interconnection agreements, wholesale agreements and numbering assets that will aid Hammer in its growth plans in the north eastern United States.
In the General Assembly of the Coastal Law Enforcement Council (CLEC), Socio Economic and Environment Management Cluster Head and Provincial Agriculturist Liza Quirog disclosed that the necessary facilities for the training were obtained from the University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute in Bolinao Pangasinan where there is a laboratory that increases the number of giants.
(Great Lakes) qualified as a competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC); (2) that the carrier's use of transport facilities in urban areas did not exclude it from the rural exemption; and (3) that remand was appropriate because the FCC failed to demonstrate that an alternative finding was sufficient to sustain its conclusion that Great Lakes was excluded from the exemption.