Clearfield (NASDAQ:CLFD) has announced the FieldSmart Fiber Delivery Point (FDP) KIS Outdoor Enclosure. FDP-KIS is designed for pushable fiber deployment and for architecture from 1 to 48 ports of fiber, housing single as well as multi-count fiber strands. It is … Continue reading
Troy Cablevison has successfully deployed Optelian‘s MPX-9110 Flexible 100 Gbps Platform in its network. The 100G architecture is deployed across Optelian’s LightGAIN optical transport and ROADM infrastructure. Covering a six-county area that spans the entire southeastern region of Alabama, the … Continue reading
AFL has expanded its One-Click Cleaner product line adding the One-Click Cleaner MPO to its NOYES cleaning product line. Intended for data center personnel, the push-type cleaner is designed for ferrule end-face cleaning on both exposed MPO connectors and MPO connectors in adapters. … Continue reading
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Fiber has added another Kansas City suburb to its buildout schedule. The city council of Kansas City suburb Gladstone, MO, has voted to bring Google Fiber to its city.
The Board of Aldermen of Kansas City suburb Grandview, MO, has voted to bring Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Fiber to their community. In its blog, the search giant said it will be some time before it can build fiber in Grandview.
According to IHS iSuppli, despite the expansion of Google Fiber to Austin, TX, and Provo, UT, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Fiber is likely to remain a minor player in the U.S. broadband market. The research house believes Google is unlikely to deploy … Continue reading
According to IHS iSuppli, telco VDSL technology is getting a new lease on life after having been nearly written off, as a bridge between older ADSL technologies and faster but much more expensive fiber-to-the-home (FTTH). VDSL with vectoring answers the … Continue reading
The city council of Shawnee, KS, right outside of Kansas City, has voted to bring Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Fiber to its community. The search giant has no estimate of when its service will be available in Shawnee.
Google Fiber‘s already in Kansas City, and it’ll soon be moving into Austin, TX, and Provo, UT. And now CenturyLink is getting ready to deploy it in Omaha. Is this the death knell, or just a PR ploy? How big … Continue reading
PBS Coals, the fourth-largest coal producer in Pennsylvania, is using Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Business Ethernet services to expedite the transfer of files for its mining operations and to help ensure the safety of its approximately 650 employees in multiple locations across … Continue reading
CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL) has announced plans to connect 48,000 Omaha homes and businesses with a new high-speed fiber network pilot, designed to deliver symmetrical Internet speeds of up to 1 Gbps. The telco is upgrading its existing fiber architecture in west … Continue reading
The Massachusetts Broadband Institute is deploying Ciena‘s (NASDAQ: CIEN) 6500 Packet-Optical Platform, equipped with WaveLogic Coherent Optical Processors, to provide 40G connectivity, with the potential to scale to 100G, across 120 communities in western and central Massachusetts, as part of … Continue reading
Cable ONE is investing nearly $60 million in an infrastructure upgrade. The project, which began in 2012 and will continue through 2014, will impact the majority of Cable ONE’s 42 markets. The company will be upgrading nearly 50,000 amplifiers, installing … Continue reading