Broadband News 2015 February 24

Broadband news updates on February 24, 2015 Broadband And NBCUniversal Will Drive Comcast’s Q3 Earnings: Comcast will report its Q4 2014 results on February 24th. We expect the company’s broadband business to continue to perform well, while its Pay-TV … State Lawmaker Says Cable Company Blocking Broadband Legislation: One bill would forbid ISPs in the state from advertising “high-speed broadband”…

Fiber Optic News 2015 February 23

Fiber optic news updates on February 23, 2015. Transition Networks offers fiber-to-fiber repeater for 10G backbone fiber–optic networks In these instances, the ION 4110 will repeat the data signals and transmit them over the existing fiber–optic cable. The repeater will function in both … Tenerife Island Council upgrades the metro fiber–optic network Tenerife Island Council (Cabildo Insular de Tenerife) in the Canary Islands has built…

Fiber Optic News on 24 February 2015

We are giving the links for the fiber optic news on 24 February 2015. Please read and enjoy. Superior Essex Publishes Industry-First Health Product Declarations™ for OpticalFiber Cables New Transition Networks ION 4110 Fiber to Fiber Repeater Enables 10 Gbps Taxpayer-Funded Fiber Lines Way Under Capacity New Extremely Thin Buoyant Fiber Speeding trade among Common Market for Eastern and Southern…

Vumatel Expands FTTH Project to Killarney and Riviera

South Africa’s Vumatel has added residents of Killarney and Riviera in Northern Johannesburg to its list for an FTTH network. The operator says the roll-out of the fiber optic network is scheduled to start in the first quarter, for residents and businesses. Killarney and Riviera join existing fiber hood Parkhurst and soon to be connected Greenside and Parktown North. Parkhurst…

Fiber Optic News 2015 February 21

Fiber Optic News updates of February 21, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave unveils Lynx2 Splice-On fiber-optic connectors: Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) now offers the Lynx2-PLUS CustomFit Splice-On Connectors line. The fiber-optic connectors are designed to … West Virginia Bill Would Bond for Fiber-Optic Lines: A bill before the West Virginia Legislature would provide bond financing to build a state-owned fiber-optic network to bring fast Internet service to rural … 11…

Submarine Cable to Connect Malta with European Mainland

A fund of Euro 100,000 has been allotted to carry out a feasibility study on a new submarine fiber optic cable that will connect Malta with the European mainland. Parliamentary secretary Jose Herrera today launched a feasibility study that aims to investigate the possibility of a new submarine fiber optic cable between Malta and the European mainland. Currently, there is…