Industry Announcements
Content posted in December 2019
Calix Boasts 75+ 10G PON Customers
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12/19/2019   Post a comment
With more than 75 customers on its 10G PON solutions, Calix believes market adoption is ramping up for simplified next-generation networks.
Web Giants & Friends Form 'Project Connected Home over IP'
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12/19/2019   Post a comment
Amazon, Apple, Google and the Zigbee Alliance are among those who have formed a new industry working group to develop a 'new, open standard for smart home device connectivity.'
Korea's Medialog Taps ATEME to Power VOD OTT & IPTV Services
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12/18/2019   Post a comment
Korean content provider Medialog, a subsidiary of LG U+ – one of Korea's largest telecommunication carriers – implemented ATEME's TITAN File solution for its video-on-demand, OTT and IPTV services.
Intracom Telecom Releases R8 of SDN-Ready Network Lifecycle Management Platform
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12/18/2019   Post a comment
More than 50 organizations, including CSPs and broadband-providing utilities, have deployed the platform for services such as mobile backhaul, fixed wireless access and telecom site infrastructure.
Prysmian Intros 180-Micron Bend-Insensitive Fiber
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12/16/2019   Post a comment
Prysmian Group claims its BendBrightXS 180µm bend insensitive single-mode optical fiber is a world first.
Fiber Broadband Association Elects New Chair & Board
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12/12/2019   Post a comment
Katie Espeseth, vice president of New Products at broadband-utilities provider EPB, will serve as chair for a one-year term beginning January 1, 2020.
DriveNets' Partnerships Extend White-Box Network Ecosystem
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12/11/2019   Post a comment
Networking software vendor DriveNets announced partnerships with leading ODMs UFISpace, Edgecore Networks and Delta, as well as chip-maker Broadcom to further service providers' adoption of open, white-box networks.
Forked Deer Coop Brings Gig Broadband to Never-Served Rural Areas With AXOS
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12/10/2019   Post a comment
Fiber-innovative Tennessee-based electric cooperative is deploying AXOS to power next-generation network to provide gigabit speeds for members receiving broadband service for the first time.
GlobalConnect Fiber Capacity Scales to 32 Terabits With Infinera
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12/9/2019   Post a comment
The field trial showcased GlobalConnect's ability to scale its current optical transport network to meet growing capacity demands while preserving its investment in deployed infrastructure with optical technology from Infinera.
GTT Completes Acquisition of KPN International
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12/2/2019   Post a comment
GTT paid about €50 million in cash to acquire this division of KPN N.V, which operates a global IP network serving enterprise and carrier clients.




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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.

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