Industry Announcements
Content posted in March 2020
Veego adds Amdocs as partner, investor
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3/24/2020   Post a comment
Veego and Amdocs are teaming up to provide ISPs with integrated solutions to enhance smart care in the home.
Royell gains customer insight with Calix
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3/17/2020   Post a comment
Wireless internet service provider (WISP) Royell Communications is using the EDGE Insights from Calix to learn more about its subscribers.
TDS waives broadband fees for students for 60 days
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3/16/2020   Post a comment
Carrier said it will provide free Internet access to families and individuals in some qualifying programs.
HCI picks Calix for fiber deployment
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3/16/2020   Post a comment
Home Communications, Inc. (HCI) is deploying the E7-2 Intelligent Modular System and AXOS management platform from Calix for its fiber access rollout.
BT preps Gigabit broadband service
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3/10/2020   Post a comment
BT plans to offer Gigabit broadband services in multiple locations across the UK starting later in March, though pricing and availability details are not yet available.
DASAN Zhone reports Q4, full year results
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3/6/2020   Post a comment
DASAN Zhone reported an increase in fourth quarter and full year revenues, but that was mainly due to the addition of Keymile business.
OECD touts fiber growth
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3/4/2020   Post a comment
Nine OECD countries, up from six a year ago, now have high-speed fibre making up 50% or more of their fixed Internet connections.
Nokia adds to its access portfolio
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3/3/2020   Post a comment
A new access node and two new gateways have been added to the vendor's broadband access offerings.
Broadband Forum hands out awards
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3/3/2020   Post a comment
Experts from BT, Nokia, QA Cafe, Axiros, ADTRAN and Vodafone were among those who triumphed at the industry org's annual awards.
Nokia names new CEO
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3/2/2020   Post a comment
Rajeev Suri is stepping down as president and CEO at Nokia, to be replaced by Pekka Lundmark.

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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)
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