The rumor at a Vegas Channel Partners Show Party is that Nuvox is buying FDN. It begs the question: With what money?? See post here.
Confirmed on March 21: FDN Merges with Nuvox.
According to a 2004 article in Telephony magazine, size matters to CLEC's because until they get more than 20% of market share in a region, it isn't good.
But as I ask on my Phone+ blog, what happens if VZ gets its Forbearance (FCC Docket No. 06-172)?