Industry Announcements
Content posted in November 2019
SiFi Network Begin Building Fullerton's FiberCity Network
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11/26/2019   Post a comment
The California metropolis will be transformed into a smart city served by two ISPs, Ting and GigabitNow.
Loon & Internet Para Todos Bring Balloon-Powered Internet to Peru
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11/21/2019   Post a comment
IPT – an open access wholesale rural infrastructure operator owned by Telefónica, Facebook, IDB Invest and CAF – will help Telefónica Peru serve residents of the Amazon.
Auburn Essential Services Puts Community First With everyPON & FTTH
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11/21/2019   Post a comment
Municipal broadband provider is rolling out fiber service to local homes and businesses with next-generation broadband services on Calix AXOS.
Gigabit Internet Now Available to 5% of People Globally
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11/20/2019   Post a comment
'VIAVI Gigabit Monitor' finds United States' population has most access to gigabit, followed by China which dramatically increased its gigabit infrastructure since August 2018.
Calix Revenue EDGE Forges New Benchmark for CSP Home Network Security & CX Solutions
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11/19/2019   Post a comment
New Revenue EDGE ProtectIQ Suite, ExperienceIQ Suite and CommandIQ mobile application designed to help any communications service provider master and monetize the complexity of the subscriber edge, an opportunity for margin and relationship growth.
CenturyLink, Infinera Connect Supercomputer Confab
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11/18/2019   Post a comment
Scinet organizers demanded agility, scalability and reliability for their event's network, one that required multi-terabit capacity to transmit the large amounts of data associated with supercomputers, CenturyLink CTO Andrew Dugan said.
Lithuanian Provider Launches 3 Nano-Satellites for IoT, Connectivity
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11/18/2019   Post a comment
Developing smaller, more flexible and economical satellites, Lithuanian-born NanoAvionics is building up its own fleet of nano-satellites for private-business customers and IoT.
Angola Cables & Nokia Trial Direct Optical Fiber Link Between Africa & US
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11/13/2019   Post a comment
Trial successfully completed in a collaborative effort to provide a direct, low-latency Trans-Atlantic path from Luanda to Boca Raton, Fla.
Atlantic Broadband Continues Fiber Expansion in Virginia
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11/13/2019   Post a comment
FTTH network will provide high-speed broadband to about 2,700 homes and businesses.
Prysmian Group Sees Profitability Grow in First 9 Months of 2019
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11/12/2019   Post a comment
In the submarine telecommunications cable market, the Group acquired an important project in Chile early in the year.
ADTRAN, Broadcom, Cisco & Nokia Complete Broadband Forum Gfast Certification
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11/12/2019   Post a comment
By participating and finishing the UNH-IOL program developed with Broadband Forum, ADTRAN, Broadcom, Cisco and Nokia extend the universe of certified equipment ready for mass deployment ahead of next Gfast Plugfest.
UK's toob Signs Netadmin for Automated Customer Journey to Fiber
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11/12/2019   Post a comment
Netadmin, a key provider of software purposely built for fiber operators starting, transitioning to or operating a fiber business, today announced that toob Ltd. selected Netadmin to create a fully automated customer journey.
Altran & Edgecore Debut Interoperable Virtualized Broadband Access Solution
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11/7/2019   Post a comment
Standards-based solution gives operators more control and delivers the benefits of virtualization with open networking frameworks.
Prysmian Group, TPG Telecom Build '10 Gig Adelaide,' Perhaps Australia's Smartest City
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11/6/2019   Post a comment
The multi-phase, multi-year solution includes a high-speed, fiber-optic data network specifically designed for big-data users in the Australian city.
Volta Networks & Delta Team Up to Accelerate Cloud-Native Virtual Routing
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11/6/2019   Post a comment
Volta Elastic Virtual Routing Engine (VEVRE) now runs on hardware vendor Delta's open network switches to support TIP's Disaggregated Cell Site Gateway and other applications, reducing capex and opex.

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All Broadband World Forum Perspectives
Thursday, December 17, 2020
12:00 p.m. New York / 5:00 p.m. London

Today’s access network architecture is under mounting pressure due to a continued surge in the number of connected devices, a proliferation of bandwidth-intensive customer applications and dramatic shifts in usage patterns related to the pandemic, such as work-from-home and e-learning.

Learn why now is the right time for cable operators to build greenfield networks or expand their existing networks with 10G PON, arming customers with high-speed symmetrical broadband. Gain a clear understanding of the drivers impacting the access network and the various approaches being considered to deliver higher speed services. Plus, find out the best practices that operators are employing as they leverage the latest in passive optical technology to future-proof their networks.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Node + 0 (Fiber Deep)
  • DOCSIS 3.1, DOCSIS 4.0 (FDX/ESD)
  • FTTP and 10G PON
  • Provisioning 10G PON within a DOCSIS B/OSS environment

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