euNetworks Launches Fiber Solutions from Frankfurt to Zurich

Europe’s Bandwidth infrastructure provider euNetworks has launched a fiber based solution from Frankfurt to Zurich, with dedicated low latency dense wave division multiplexing (DWDM) technology. Delivering market leading latency, this route extends euNetworks’ existing London to Frankfurt fiber based route to Equinix’s ZH2 International Business ExchangeTM (IBX®) data center in Zurich and delivers a latency 9% lower than the prior…

GTA Teleguam Expands FTTN Networks

Telecommunication service provider of Guam, GTA Teleguam has expanded its fiber optic network and introduced broadband services over Fiber to the Neighborhood (FTTN) technology. GTA offers high speed broadband services to residents and businesses. Fiber optic cable roll-out enables the operator to deliver speeds of up to 50 Mbps. The first phase of the deployment has been finished and optical…

STP Signs Supply Agreement with Aztelekom

Sumgayit Technology Park, shortly known as STP, the sole manufacturer of fiber optic cables in Azerbaijan had signed an agreement with Aztelekom for supply of optical fiber cables. As per the agreement, STP will provide fiber optic cables required by Aztelekom for building the networks in the country. STP had started production of optical fiber cables within the last one…

Center Seeks Greater Participation of States in NOFN

India’s central government will hold talks with the state governments in an attempt to push the delayed National Optic Fiber Network. Shortly known as NOFN, the nationwide deployment of fiber optic cable networks aimed mainly to deliver broadband to semi-urban and rural Indian mass, had been running slow inviting criticisms from all corners. The current government in power to rule…

Huawei Marine to Build MCT Submarine Cable System

The submarine wing of Huawei has signed an agreement with the consortium of partners from three south east Asian countries to design and build Malaysia-Cambodia-Thailand Submarine Cable System. Huawei’s submarine wing Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. (Huawei Marine) is a global submarine network provider. Huawei Marine signed a system design and construction agreement with a consortium comprising Telekom Malaysia Berhad,…

China Railways Selects Alcatel-Lucent for Fiber Optic Technology

Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by the Beijing and Nanning Railway Bureaus in China to upgrade the backbone communications networks of rail lines in China. The authorities will deploy Alcatel-Lucent optical transport technology to enhance communications links and support mission critical rail operations, including operational communications, signaling and video surveillance, to ensure safe and on-time passenger journeys. Alcatel-Lucent will upgrade the…