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Community Fibre expands footprint with Box Broadband acquisition

11 August 2021

London altnet, Community Fibre has acquired a majority stake in Box Broadband, a Surrey-based full fibre network operator.

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Delta Fiber selects optical transport network partner

10 August 2021

Netherlands provider Delta Fiber has chosen Nokia to help to provide a new optical transport network, based on 400G wavelengths.

New DWDM connection deployed between Warsaw and Stockholm

09 August 2021

A partnership between Hawe Telekom, Fiord Networks and Ping-win has seen a new DWDM connection launched between Warsaw and Stockholm.

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Frontier ramps-up fibre build to reach 10m U.S. homes by 2025

06 August 2021

Frontier Communications has accelerated the extension of its fibre network, setting a new target to reach 10 million premises by the end of 2025.

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Delta Fiber secures €2bn investment for Netherlands fibre network

02 August 2021

Delta Fiber has secured €2bn for the roll out of its XGS-PON fibre network throughout the Netherlands.

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Record fibre network expansions in Germany, says BREKO

30 July 2021

German fibre optic association BREKO has released its market analysis for 2021.

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Sparkle partners with Google for two new subsea cables

30 July 2021

Sparkle is collaborating with a number of partners, including Google to build two new submarine cable systems.

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Consolidated Communications selects network expansion partner

27 July 2021

Consolidated Communications is undergoing a gigabit fibre network expansion initiative which extends to more than 70 per cent of its service area in North America.

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New subsea cable to connect UK, mainland Europe

23 July 2021

Zayo is to deploy a new diverse subsea cable route named ‘Zeus,’ connecting the UK to mainland Europe.

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STL Clearcomm acquisition to enhance network integration business

22 July 2021

STL has acquired UK network integration firm, Clearcomm Group.

800G transceivers to dominate mega data centre market, says LightCounting

21 July 2021

Industry research firm LightCounting has released its Mega Datacenter Optics Report for 2021.

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KKR, Telefonica Colombia create wholesale newco

19 July 2021

Investment firm KKR has entered into an agreement with Telefónica to create an open access wholesale company in Colombia.