News

AMD Xilinx acquisition to expand data centre business

27 October 2020

AMD and Xilinx have entered into a definitive agreement for the former to acquire the latter in a $35bn transaction.

OFC 2021 shifts to Summer schedule

16 October 2020

The Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition (OFC 2021) will now take place from 6 -10, June.

UK telecoms professionals royally rewarded for services during pandemic

14 October 2020

The Queen of England's birthday honours list has recently been published, and this year features more telecoms professionals than ever before.

Study highlights significant investment in UK Altnet sector

13 October 2020

A recent report shows more than £1.76bn of private funding related to the independent sector was announced between the start of 2019 and September 2020.

Vivacom Bulgaria accelerates broadband coverage with next-generation fibre network

13 October 2020

Bulgarian fibre access provider, Vivacom is accelerating its broadband coverage across the country.

Polhem Infra acquires carrier business from Telia Company

06 October 2020

Telia Company has reached an agreement with Polhem Infra to sell its carrier business, Telia Carrier for SEK9,450m on a cash and debt free basis.

Radius increases footprint with Connect Total Communications acquisition

01 October 2020

Payment and fleet services firm, Radius Payment Solutions has acquired service provider, Connect Total Communications.

ECOC exhibition goes virtual

30 September 2020

The organisers of the annual ECOC Exhibition have taken the decision to move this year’s 25th anniversary event fully online.

Verizon successfully trials 400ZR

24 September 2020

Verizon Media has successfully validated an upgrade from 100GbE QSFP28 optics, to 400GbE QSFP-DD over the same production open line system.

Fibre Systems 2021 information available to help you plan for next year

22 September 2020

The latest Fibre Systems media information, which includes the 2021 editorial calendar and details of our extensive suite of exciting marketing options, is available now.

Planner partner selected for Openreach network extension

21 September 2020

UK-based planner and systems integrator, Telent has won a contract to support a £12bn project designed to bring full-fibre to millions of UK homes and businesses.

Telefónica Deutschland automates network to adapt to rising traffic

21 September 2020

German service provider, Telefónica Deutschland is preparing its network to adapt to escalating data traffic and bandwidth demands.

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