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MetroNet and City of Ankeny partner to build 100% fiber network
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4/15/2021   Post a comment
MetroNet will invest more than $15 million in the city and surrounding community while bringing fiber-to-the-home directly to residents.
Calix helps Internet cooperative reduce support call duration by 80%
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4/15/2021   Post a comment
Leading Ohio-based cooperative rolls out premium broadband and Wi-Fi 6 services with the Calix Revenue EDGE.
WAV and viaPhoton partner to support fiber broadband networks
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4/15/2021   Post a comment
The WAV/viaPhoton partnership was formed to help customers meet their deployment schedules.
AT&T makes $2B commitment to help bridge digital divide
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4/14/2021   Post a comment
AT&T announced it will invest $2 billion over the next three years to help address the digital divide.
Openreach taps STL to help build new UK full fiber network
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4/14/2021   Post a comment
Openreach partners with India-based STL to deliver millions of kilometers of optical fiber cable.
MLGC teams with Calix on next-generation multigigabit network
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4/13/2021   Post a comment
MLGC becomes first broadband service provider in North Dakota to deploy a simplified network that can extend 5-gigabit service to subscribers.
Kinetic brings gigabit broadband to Greene County
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4/13/2021   Post a comment
Kinetic by Windstream announced two new projects to bring gigabit speeds through broadband expansion in Greene County, Pennsylvania.
TIM completes fiber rollout in Friuli Venezia Giulia
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4/12/2021   Post a comment
TIM has completed the plan to provide ultrabroadband coverage via the FTTx network in Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Cable One awarded $1.4M grant for broadband in Arkansas
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4/9/2021   Post a comment
Cable One receives $1.4 million to bring broadband to rural Arkansas communities of Ogden and Wilton.
Jurassic Fibre appoints Steve Garrood as Chief Commercial Officer
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4/8/2021   Post a comment
Steve Garrood will be responsible for driving profitable growth in sales from both residential and business customers.
Eutelsat will bring satellite broadband to New Zealand's Chatham Islands
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4/7/2021   Post a comment
Eutelsat will support the Rural Connectivity Group in delivering an upgraded telecommunications network to the islands, under the New Zealand government's Rural Broadband Initiative Phase 2.
GiGstreem secures $50M investment to deploy gigabit Wi-Fi for US properties
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4/7/2021   Post a comment
Funding will help meet remote work-fueled demand for property-wide Internet coverage at hundreds of properties across the US.
MetroNet partners with Hickory, North Carolina, on fiber network
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4/7/2021   Post a comment
MetroNet will invest more than $36 million in the city and surrounding community while bringing FTTH to residents.
HughesNet expands in Puerto Rico
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4/6/2021   Post a comment
Hughes Network Systems has secured additional capacity over Puerto Rico for its HughesNet satellite Internet service.
Alpha Wireless equips Nextlink to accelerate broadband across midwestern US
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4/6/2021   Post a comment
The large-scale, private LTE network deployment using the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) spectrum helps Nextlink reduce the costs of rural broadband provision while increasing performance.
Hyperoptic names Richard Woodward as CFO
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4/6/2021   Post a comment
Hyperoptic, a leading UK full fiber broadband provider, says it has appointed Richard Woodward as its new CFO.
Atlantic Broadband brings together Stagwell team to support growth
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4/5/2021   Post a comment
The team will focus on enabling a holistic transformation putting the customer at the center of every interaction.
Tilson brings up to 10 Gbit/s Internet to rural Vermont
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4/1/2021   Post a comment
Tilson Broadband to bring fiber optic Internet service to the towns of Danville, Lunenburg and St. Johnsbury, Vermont.
Calix conducts 20 millionth FCC broadband performance test
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4/1/2021   Post a comment
Calix has completed more than 20 million tests with its comprehensive Broadband Performance Testing solution.
ADTRAN appoints industry veteran Todd Gandy to focus on federal agencies
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4/1/2021   Post a comment
ADTRAN has appointed Todd Gandy to lead the company's expanded focus on federal and state government agencies.
WIK-Consult report shows broadband labelling could speed full fiber adoption
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3/31/2021   Post a comment
Report by WIK-Consult demonstrates huge potential for broadband labelling to drive consumer take-up of full fiber services.
FirstLight to provide Internet discounts in Maine through FCC program
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3/30/2021   Post a comment
FirstLight will participate in the FCC's Emergency Broadband Benefit program and help struggling Maine residential customers.
Jurassic Fibre installs 10Gbit/s connection to Winslade Park
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3/30/2021   Post a comment
Broadband provider Jurassic Fibre has installed its first 10Gbit/s connection at Winslade Park on the outskirts of Exeter.
Norvado achieves 99% uptake of Wi-Fi services with Calix EDGE Suites
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3/30/2021   Post a comment
Wisconsin broadband provider exemplifies marketing best practices by deploying EDGE Suites within premium Apex Managed WIFI service.
NTCA announces CyberShare joins National Council of ISACs
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3/29/2021   Post a comment
CyberShare: The Small Broadband Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC) has joined the National Council of Information Sharing and Analysis Centers (NCI).
Fujitsu deploys FTTP to rural communities in Virginia
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3/29/2021   Post a comment
Fujitsu successfully deploys 53-mile FTTP broadband network for Craig-Botetourt Rural Electric Cooperative (CBEC) in New Castle, Virginia.
TIM brings 10Gbit/s FTTH to 'Amici' studio
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3/26/2021   Post a comment
After an initial test, TIM will give its customers and other operators (wholesale) the possibility to test the service on its network.
Virgin Media completes ambitious network expansion trial
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3/26/2021   Post a comment
The company has connected 1,600 premises in the area to its ultrafast network by combining three different construction methods, with expansion continuing throughout 2021.
Openreach hits target of reaching 4.5M UK homes by end of March
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3/25/2021   Post a comment
More than 4.5 million homes and businesses can now order full fiber broadband via the Openreach network.
OneWeb confirms successful launch of 36 satellites
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3/25/2021   Post a comment
This launch, its second under new ownership, brings its total in-orbit constellation to 146 satellites.
CityFibre names Windsor Telecom 'City Champion' for Reading, Maidenhead, Slough, Bracknell
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3/24/2021   Post a comment
Windsor Telecom will deliver CityFibre's full fiber services to businesses in Reading, Maidenhead, Slough and Bracknell.
Glenn Lurie joins FiberLight as advisory board member
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3/23/2021   Post a comment
Mr. Lurie will partner with FiberLight's Executive Chairman Jim Lynch, Chief Executive Officer Chris Rabii and other Board members as they continue to drive the evolution of the business.
GVTC achieves Net Promoter score of +44 with Calix Revenue EDGE
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3/23/2021   Post a comment
Texas-based fiber broadband cooperative achieves Net Promoter Score of +44 among customers using its GVTC Premium WiFi service.
Openreach brings ultrafast broadband to Peebles
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3/22/2021   Post a comment
Residents welcome arrival of ultra-reliable gigabit broadband in Peebles and Glentress.
SES taps Gilat to provide broadband for schools in Brazil
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3/22/2021   Post a comment
Gilat's multi-service platform opens opportunities for additional applications in the region.
TR-069 self-testing tool promises faster connected device certification
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3/22/2021   Post a comment
QA Cafe's CDRouter is the first approved tool for the new self-testing program ensuring easier validation of new firmware.
Nova teams with Calix to deliver 2.5-gigabit service in Canada
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3/18/2021   Post a comment
Novus leverages the Calix AXOS platform and GigaSpire BLAST systems to become first provider to deliver 2.5-gigabit service in Western Canada.
GigNet and SLS Towers sign broadband agreement
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3/18/2021   Post a comment
GigNet is providing broadband and managed services for high-speed Internet to SLS Towers in the exclusive Novo Cancun area of Puerto Cancun in Mexico.
Thirteen teams with CityFibre to bring broadband to 12,500 customers
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3/18/2021   Post a comment
Through the partnership, CityFibre will ensure its full fiber network rollout reaches every Thirteen Group property in Middlesbrough.
ADTRAN helps TruVista future-proof fiber broadband in South Carolina
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3/17/2021   Post a comment
RDOF winner utilizes ADTRAN XGS-PON and Mosaic Cloud Software Services to improve connectivity and drive economic development in rural areas.
CALA Homes hits full fiber milestone with Hyperoptic
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3/17/2021   Post a comment
Major housebuilder, CALA Homes, has achieved a success rate of 99.99% in delivering 'same day' hyperfast connectivity for residents.
Cellnex UK awarded Network Rail contract to provide connectivity along Brighton Mainline route
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3/16/2021   Post a comment
Cellnex UK will act as the neutral host and provide the infrastructure to deliver continuous mobile connectivity from London Victoria and London Bridge stations.
Ting Internet brings fiber-optic Internet to a new California market
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3/16/2021   Post a comment
Ting Internet brings next-generation fiber-optic Internet to a new California market, expanding its national footprint.
CityFibre to commence network build for Solihull in April
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3/16/2021   Post a comment
As part of a £20 million private investment from CityFibre, Solihull will benefit from a town-wide full fiber network rollout.
TalkTalk launches full fiber broadband in Worthing
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3/15/2021   Post a comment
Connectivity provider TalkTalk is bringing its ultrafast packages with average top speeds of 506 Mbit/s to homes across Worthing.
Kinetic Wholesale by Windstream lights up fiber to 60,000 new locations
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3/15/2021   Post a comment
Kinetic Wholesale by Windstream added access to 60,000 new locations in the first quarter of 2021 across its 18-state footprint.
Full Fibre to secure investment to deliver gigabit broadband to 500,000+ UK premises
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3/15/2021   Post a comment
This investment is set to expand Full Fibre's network to the first 100,000 premises in 2021 and at least 500,000 by 2025.
Lit Fibre launches full-fiber services in Wiltshire
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3/15/2021   Post a comment
Lit Fibre is launching broadband services in Corsham and Chippenham, providing residents access to 1 Gbit/s download and upload speeds.
Cable, FTTH sub growth pushes access equipment spend up 3%
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3/12/2021   Post a comment
Cable, FTTH subscriber growth increases Q4 broadband access equipment spend by 3% year-on-year, according to Dell'Oro Group.
CityFibre starts citywide fiber rollout in Glasgow
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3/11/2021   Post a comment
Build is scheduled to begin in the north of the city later this year, and the full deployment is expected to be mostly completed by 2025.
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