Malaysia Continues Efforts in Broadband

Malaysia had invested more than 27 billion US dollars so far in its efforts to build nation wide high speed broadband networks. The Minister of Communication and Multimedia, Datuk Seri Ahmad told that the amount is country’s total investment that includes the investments from private and public sectors to this date to build different type of networks to provide broadband…

Enel Can Reduce Fiber Optic Broadband Deployment Cost

Italian utility company Enel estimates the cost of fiber optic broadband deployment to Italian homes using the existing infrastructures would be around 3.3 billion US dollars. Enel has been working towards an affordable fiber optic high speed broadband delivery solution ever since the government had asked the utility company to study broadband deployment in areas where Telecom Italia’s fiber deployments…

Sunrise Offers Fiber Optic Broadband in Fribourg

Switzerland based Sunrise Communications AG has launched calling, internet and TV services over its fiber optic networks in Fribourg. Customers of Sunrise in Fribourg will be able to access high speeds of up to 100 Mbps for uploads and downloads. High speed broadband services will provide enhanced user experience by providing seamless high definition television, faster internet services. Sunrise Communication…

IEEE Honors NTT, Furukawa, Sumitomo and Fujikura for VAD Method

Japanese Telecom operator NTT along with world’s leading optical fiber and cable suppliers such as Fujikura, Furukawa and Sumitomo has been honored by IEEE for their milestone achievement and contribution to the optical communication networks by developing an innovative preform manufacturing method called VAD (Vapor Axial Deposition). The prestigious IEEE Milestone award has been handed over to the representatives of…

China Plans Sustainable Growth in Fiber Optic Broadband

Chinese government plans to invest more than 182 billion US dollars to speed up the internet services. This investment will keep the communication sector active and maintain the level of growth for many years to come, hopes the telecommunication strategists in the country. China has shown high rate of growth in telecommunication infrastructure development especially focusing on next generation network…

Indian Fiber Optic Cable Market Shows Robust Growth

As the long pending fiber optic network projects get backing from the government authorities, analysts predicts robust growth in Indian fiber optic market in the coming years. The ministry and even the Prime minister of India had directly presided over a meeting to review the progress of national optical fiber network. In India optical fiber cables market is expected to…