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What does CLEC stand for?

CLEC stands for Competitive Local Exchange Company (telecommunications provider)

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Business, finance, etc.

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In the 1990s, he led Teleport Communications Group, which grew into the nation's largest competitive local exchange company until it was subsequently bought by AT&T in 1998.
WASHINGTON -- Cavalier Telephone, Virginia's fastest growing and largest competitive local exchange company (CLEC), has chosen Alexandria, Virginia-based Imago Bloom as its agency of record to spearhead its creative and aggressive advertising campaign in the Northern Virginia residential and business markets.
There is a large amount of uncertainty in the industry as to whether BellSouth's wholesale support systems will function adequately as the volume of Competitive Local Exchange Company (CLEC) activity increases," Phigler said.