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Media Coverage

November 26, 2020
Light Reading Podcast: Dave Schaeffer on building a better backbone

May 8, 2020
Cogent sees spike in corporate demand for bandwidth demand due to WFH

November 16, 2019
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2019: Media, Entertainment and Telecommunications

September 17, 2019
Fierce Telecom: Cogent CEO has no regrets on company's network build out

June 5th, 2019
Fierce Telecom: Cogent CEO sounds the death knell for MPLS

December 14th, 2018
Cisco TechwiseTV Unscripted: The Cogent Story

August 16th, 2018
Cogent CEO Dave Schaeffer: The World on a Fiber - Light Reading

August 9th, 2018
Dumb Networks, Not Just Dumb Pipes - Light Reading

June 29th, 2018
What is "dark fiber" and why is it important? - Mississippi Clarion Ledger

October 18th, 2017
NANOG 71: The merit of big, fat, dumb pipes - APNIC

October 3rd, 2017
NANOG 71: Keynote: Why the Internet is the only network that matters

February 24th, 2017
Cogent's Schaeffer sees "no signficant cable competition" in on-net fiber footprint - FIERCE TELECOM

December 1st, 2016
Cogent's Schaeffer: Net neutrality turnback won't impact interconnection agreements with AT&T, Charter, others - FIERCE TELECOM

November 23rd, 2016
Cogent CEO says AT&T, CenturyLink, and Windstream deals won't materially change the telecom industry - FIERCE TELECOM

November 22nd, 2016
Cogent's Schaeffer: OTT video will drive current, future volume wholesale service growth - FIERCE CABLE

November 22nd, 2016
Cogent says its Ethernet VPLS service offers better pricing, experience than SD-WAN - FIERCE TELECOM

September 30th, 2016
Cogent exploring M&A opportunities, but pricing and returns aren't right - FIERCE TELECOM

September 29th, 2016
Cogent's Schaeffer: Special access review doesn't impact our business - FIERCE TELECOM

June 3rd, 2016
Cogent has resolved port issues with half of the largest ISPs, says Schaeffer - FIERCE TELECOM

May 12th, 2016
Cogent sees OTT provider customers are accelerating NetCentric business growth - FIERCE TELECOM

March 7th, 2016
Cogent rings the NASDAQ opening ceremony bell in honor of its 10th Anniversary of being listed on NASDAQ

November 20th, 2014
Cogent's Steady Course in Rough Seas - THE NEW IP

October 18th, 2014
Peering problems aren't technical issues, but economic ones - GIGAOM

July 21st, 2014
Q&A with Dave Schaeffer, Cogent Communications, Inc. - THE WALL STREET TRANSCRIPT

March 7th, 2014
Ortega Revamps Cogent's Channel Strategy - CHANNEL PARTNERS MAGAZINE

February 27th, 2014
Cogent Seeking Master Agents For Its First Channel Program - CRN

February 27th, 2014
Cogent realigns its channel partner program, sets focus on master agents - FIERCE TELECOM

February 4th, 2013
Industry Spotlight: Dave Schaeffer on Growth, Upgrades, Traffic & Sandy - TELECOM RAMBLINGS

May 18th, 2012
Cogent's Schaeffer: We have not found any acquisition opportunities that make sense - FIERCE TELECOM

September 16th, 2011
The Call on Cogent (CCOI) - STREET SIGNS ON CNBC

March 11th, 2011
Industry Spotlight: Cogent's Dave Schaeffer Looks Ahead - TELECOM RAMBLINGS

October 15th, 2010
London Docklands Diversity: A Cogent Case Study - HotLINX

June 18th, 2010
Q&A: Cogent CEO Dave Schaeffer on Net Neutrality - WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW (WHIR)

June 1st, 2010
10 tips for boosting network performance - INFOWORLD

February 25th, 2010
Cogent Ends 2009 With Another Solid Performance - TELECOM RAMBLINGS

February 24th, 2010
Small Utilities Deserve A Little Love - FORBES

January 31st, 2010
Industry Spotlight: Cogent’s Dave Schaeffer on Net Neutrality - TELECOM RAMBLINGS

January 22nd, 2010
A Bet on the Bandwidth Boom - CNBC (Mad Money w/Jim Cramer)

January 19th, 2010
A Cogent Argument: Can investors get as much of a bargain from the low-price telecom as its customers do? - FORBES

October 6th, 2009
Cogent Communications - Dave Schaeffer, CEO - Top 10 BSPs - FIERCE TELECOM

January 21st, 2009
Conversations with Communications Innovators: Dave Schaeffer, Founder and CEO of Cogent - NPRG

September 25th, 2008
Telecom Knockout - FORBES

June 11th, 2008
Cogent throws down pricing gauntlet - TELEPHONY


April 2nd, 2008
Bandwidth costs, real and virtual - NETWORK WORLD


October 15th, 2007
Cogent Communications banks on Ethernet over IP - LIGHTWAVE MAGAZINE


August 27th, 2007
Cogent's Secret Weapon - RENESYS BLOG


May 11th, 2007
A Telephony Podcast: Interview with Cogent’s Dave Schaeffer - TELEPHONY ONLINE


March 22nd, 2007
Dirt cheap broadband grabs market share - FORTUNE


March 21st, 2007
Ethernet-Enabled DWDM: A Multiservice Transport DWDM Vision - LIGHT READING


February 19th, 2007
Ready for some peace and quiet - TELEPHONY


June 26th, 2006
IT Plays Linchpin Role In High-Stake M&As - INFORMATION WEEK


June 19th, 2006
Cogent Expands Market Reach - TELEPHONY


June 19th, 2006
Cogent Offer in New Markets - ISP PLANET


April 24th, 2006
Profile: Dave Schaeffer, CEO Cogent - ENTREPRENEUR WEEKLY


April 3rd, 2006
Cogent's Latest Price Drop -- ISP PLANET


January 23rd, 2006

Chicago Stock Exchange Upgrades Network Bandwidth - DEALING WITH TECHNOLOGY

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November 21st, 2005
Besting The Storm. Cogent Customer, The Weather Underground Wins Enterprise All Star Award - NETWORK WORLD


July 20th, 2005
Cogent courts cable - TELEPHONY


July 11th, 2005
Cogent expands in U.S., Europe - TELEPHONY


July 11th, 2005
Cogent Expands its Footprint and Adds Transatlantic Capacity - CONVERGE!


June 27th, 2005
Two views: To over-provision or conserve - TELEPHONY


April 25th, 2005
Cogent Makes the Washington Post 200 - WASHINGTON POST


April 11th, 2005
Does QOS matter for voice over IP? - TELEPHONY


February 8th, 2005
Cogent Extends London Connectivity - LIGHT READING


January 25th, 2005
The Backbone That Grows - ISP PLANET


January 21st, 2005


December 16th, 2004
Cogent Offers Managed Security Services - WEB HOSTING INDUSTRY REVIEW


December 15th, 2004
Cogent Sees a More Secure Future - TELEPHONY


December 3rd, 2004
Cogent Buys T1 Assets from Verio - TELEPHONY


December 3rd, 2004
Business-Internet Firm Gains Clients in Deal - THE WASHINGTON POST


October 25th, 2004
Cogent Acquires Aleron, its Sixth Acquisition this Year - CONVERGE!


October 7th, 2004

Cogent Named Fastest Growing Company 2004 - WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL (No Link Avail.)


September 16th, 2004
Cogent buys another European ISP - TELEPHONY


January 23rd, 2004
Brad Kummer Named one of InfoWorld's Top 25 Most Influential CTO's - INFOWORLD

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