Brazil’s ISPs to be ‘better served’ by ECI, WDC Networks partnership

12 September 2019

Optical transport systems vendor, ECI has partnered with service distributor, WDC Networks to better serve Brazilian internet service providers (ISPs).

Deployments to 90 per cent of US homes achievable in 10 years

10 September 2019

A new study has been released exploring the costs associated with deploying fibre networks to all households across the US.

NBN Co selects Infinera platform for open-access broadband enhancement

10 September 2019

Australia’s wholesale open-access broadband provider NBN Co is deploying Infinera’s Transcend software-defined networking (SDN) solution.

CST Global XG-PON 1270nm 2.5G lasers perform to 85°C

09 September 2019

Samples of CST Global’s 1270nm 2.5Gb/s lasers have shown eye mask margins of 34 per cent and extinction ratios up to 9.3dB.

Open Eye Consortium launches 53Gb/s single-mode specification

09 September 2019

The recently formed Open Eye Consortium (Open Eye MSA) has a 53Gb/s single-mode specification available for its members.

Emtelle selected for €63 million German network expansion

04 September 2019

Emtelle has entered into a strategic partnership with Deutsche Glasfaser.

APAT OE begins production of 25G transceivers for 5G

03 September 2019

APAT OE has added production capabilities for 25G transceivers.

Iliad partnership to accelerate French fibre delivery

03 September 2019

The Iliad Group is in talks with private equity firm, InfraVia to set up a partnership aimed at accelerating FTTH roll-outs in sparsely populated areas of France.

PacketFabric secures investment to advance global business

02 September 2019

PacketFabric has secured a $75 million joint venture investment from Digital Alpha Advisors.

OIF launches new projects at Q3 meeting

27 August 2019

The Optical Internetworking Forum’s (OIF) latest Technical and MA&E Committees Meeting in Montreal, Canada resulted in the launch of two new projects.

FibreNation appoints infrastructure-build partner for UK fibre roll-out

22 August 2019

Wholesaler, FibreNation has appointed the Makehappen Group to manage the infrastructure build for its upcoming roll-out of full-fibre capabilities.

Cignal AI: Global optical hardware spend increases

21 August 2019

Research firm, Cignal AI has released its latest Optical Hardware Report for the second quarter of 2019.