Broadcom Delivers Broadest Portfolio of Optical Components

Broadcom Delivers Industry’s Broadest Portfolio of Optical Components for MMF and SMF Optical Transceivers. Broadcom Limited, a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog and digital semiconductor connectivity solutions, today announced it will showcase its latest portfolio of optical component…

TIM Deploys ADVA FSP 3000 in Metro Networks

ADVA Optical Networking announced today that Telecom Italia has deployed the ADVA FSP 3000 with multi-degree ROADM technology throughout its large-scale metropolitan networks. Italy’s leading telecommunication and ICT service provider is using the scalable WDM transport solution to address the enormous bandwidth demand of its…

Telus Brings Fiber Optic Network to Dawson Creek

Direct fibre connection will dramatically boost data capacity, providing local homes access to Internet speeds of up to 150 megabits per second, and even faster speeds for businesses, healthcare providers and schools Dawson Creek, B.C. – TELUS is investing $10 million to connect more than…

Telus to Connect Fort St. John and Charlie Lake with Fiber

Fort St. John, B.C. – TELUS is investing $18 million to connect more than 90 per cent of homes and businesses in Fort St. John and the community of Charlie Lake directly to its fibre optic network. Planning is currently underway, and construction work will…

UCL Researchers Develop Hardware to Reduce FTTH Deployment Cost

The cost of deploying fast fibre connections straight to homes could be dramatically reduced by new hardware designed and tested by UCL (University College London)c researchers. The innovative technology will help address the challenges of providing households with high bandwidths while futureproofing infrastructure against the…

Huawei Marine Upgrades WACS with 100G Technology

Huawei Marine and the WACS Consortium Go Live with Underwater Submarine Cable following 100G Upgrade 14,530km cable boosts bandwidth and speed for 14 nations from South Africa to the United Kingdom Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. (Huawei Marine), a global submarine network provider, today announced…

Bluesky to Build Nee Submarine Fiber Cable Across Pacific

Moana Cable system will span more than 9,700 km, connecting New Zealand to Hawaii and Cook Islands to Samoa, enhancing capacity and ensuring redundancy across the region. Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks, the undersea cables subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU), has signed a turnkey…

Superloop Acquires Cinenet Systems

Asia-Pacific fiber-optic infrastructure company Superloop has announced the acquisition of Cinenet Systems for AU$3 million, with the broadcast media network to provide Superloop with an avenue to enter both the media industry and the US market. The AU$3 million acquisition will consist of AU$1.5 million…

Light Brigade Introduces New Online Fiber Optic Training Series

Light Brigade is introducing its new Light Bites Online Training Series, a series of training modules that cover a variety of fiber optic topics, both introductory and advanced. Like other Light Brigade courses, the Light Bites modules feature high-quality images, animations, charts, and reference material that…

ZTE to build 100G Metro Optical Network for Reliance Communications

ZTE Corporation has signed a new 100G optical transportation network (OTN) contract with Reliance Communications India. ZTE will provide 100G optical transportation network design, engineering, installation, and operations and maintenance services to Reliance Communications India in Pune and Hyderabad during the next three years. The…