ON Semiconductor and Quantenna Signs Acquisition Agreement

ON Semiconductor Corporation and Quantenna Communications, Inc. have signed a definitive agreement according to which the ON Semiconductor would acquire Quantenna for $24.50 per share in an all-cash transaction. The acquisition consideration represents equity value of approximately $1.07 billion and an enterprise value of approximately…

Avax SA 410 Selects Siklu 10G Solutions

South Africa based telecom contractor, Avax SA 410, selects Siklu’s 10Gbps E-band solution as a measure to avoid fibre cuts and costly maintenance and repair works. Avax SA 410 is specialized in telecommunication and fibre optic solutions. The company experienced fibre cuts and downtime due…

Tower Cloud Brings Connectivity to Valdosta Businesses

Valdosta-based CJB Industries, Inc. has combined chemical manufacturing excellence with exceptional customer service as its formula for success for nearly two decades. So when phone and data connections between the company’s headquarters and manufacturing facilities began to consistently falter, corporate executives knew it wouldn’t be…

NGN Upgrades North Georgia Fiber Networks to 100Gbps

NGN, a member-owned cooperative operating over 1,600 miles of fiber optic infrastructure in North Georgia, announces the addition of 100 Gigabits of capacity across its core fiber optic network. This new capacity on its Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) network, increases capabilities for the broadband…

Alcatel-Lucent and Vodafone Conduct TWDM-PON Field Trial

Alcatel-Lucent and Vodafone are conducting the first European field trial of TWDM-PON ultra-broadband access technology as the operator prepares its network to address growing network data traffic and mobile backhaul demands. Alcatel-Lucent and Vodafone bring TWDM-PON to customers in the field, delivering up to 40…

Alcatel-Lucent Becomes Preferred Vendor for SiFi Networks’ FiberCities

Alcatel-Lucent’s technology and managed services enhance SiFi Networks’ offer of funding, building and operating world-class fiber networks to US communities Alcatel-Lucent has been approved by fiber optics network provider SiFi Networks as its preferred vendor for providing equipment and ongoing network operations services to its…

Construction of NCP Cable Network Begins

Chunghwa Telecom, the largest telecom service provider in Taiwan and the NCP consortium, comprising of China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, KT Corporation, Microsoft, SoftBank Mobile Corp, and TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company, announces the commencement of New Cross Pacific (NCP) Cable Network….