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Latest news

23 April 2015

Huawei has increased its role in the broadband deployment of eircom, Ireland’s former incumbent and largest...

21 April 2015

Cable group Liberty Global has turned to Transmode, a supplier of packet-optical networking hardware, for 100G metro...

16 April 2015

Orange is promising 100 per cent fibre deployment in nine new French cities by the end of 2016 and plans to start...

15 April 2015

Having confirmed they were in advanced talks over a possible deal, by the morning that deal was done – Finnish...

14 April 2015

The trend towards virtualisation could lead to an expanded role for optical switches inside data centres, according...

13 April 2015

Infinera has made an offer to acquire Transmode, a specialist in metro packet-optical networking, in a move that...

9 April 2015

Scientists at IBM Research have demonstrated what may be an important step towards the next generation of computing...

1 April 2015

Sumitomo Electric Industries has developed an optical fibre with eight cores inside a standard 125μm-diameter...

30 March 2015

French operator Orange has recently announced details of a five-year strategic plan that will see the company spend...


Latest press releases

Fibres and Cabling
23 April 2015

Molex has launched its OptoConnect range of custom optical enclosures, which provide a complete end-to-end optical...

FTTx/Access Network Equipment
20 April 2015

Alcatel-Lucent is to launch two new products that will allow consumers to experience their communications provider’s...

17 April 2015

ADVA Optical Networking has launched its new ConnectGuard product family.

Fibres and Cabling
15 April 2015

Reichle & De-Massari (R&M), the Swiss developer and provider of connectivity systems for network...

Test and Measurement
13 April 2015

Fujikura Europe has launched new and advanced optical fibre identifiers, the FID-30R and FID-31R, which feature what...

Test and Measurement
13 April 2015

Delaire USA’s 8800 family of fibre-optic qualification test systems are designed to help verify the ability of high-...

Optical Transmission Equipment
2 April 2015

MRV Communications has introduced new levels of visibility and intelligence to its optical channel manager (OCM)...


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Analysis & Opinion

18 February 2015

By Dr. Maxim Kuschnerov

25 November 2014

Playing games is not just a bit of fun; it is also big business; and it illustrates the importance of fibre to the home, according to Nadia Babaali

Latest White Papers

31 March 2015
David Mazzarese, Manager, Optical Fiber Systems and Standards, OFS
21 November 2014
Dr. Th. Wellinger, R&M, and Ch. Lind Arlaud, Xena Networks
2 October 2014
Bill Kautz, Marketing Director, Coriant

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