fiber optics

Huawei Releases QuickODN in FTTH Conference

Huawei officially released the QuickODN solution for the 10G PON era during the 16th FTTH Conference (Europe) held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. QuickODN features efficient planning, quick deployment, and digital operation and maintenance (O&M) capabilities and the solution helps operators build 10G PON infrastructure networks and pave the highways for transmitting multiple services, thereby realizing an upward business spiral for…

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Nokia Upgrades PTCL Fiber Networks to 100G in Pakistan

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited’s (PTCL) network has been upgraded to enable transmission of 100G which would eventually benefit all of its subscribers nationwide with high-speed connectivity. The optical networks have been upgraded by Nokia Photonic Service Engine Chipset. In order to enhance the capacity and speed of PTCL’s optical network for both domestic and international traffic, Nokia has deployed 100G…

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Nokia Strikes Multi-Year 5G Network Modernization Contract

U.S. Cellular had signed a multi-year network modernization contract with Nokia according to which the latter will provide end-to-end 5G solutions, including technology, software, and services. The deal will ensure modernization of U.S. Cellular’s networks. The contract assures Nokia’s policy to associate with its partners and customers. The 5-Year contract helps Nokia to expand its relationship with U.S. Cellular. The…

Finisar Unveils New Solutions for Optical Networks

Leading optical transceiver and component solution provider, Finisar has unveiled a series of new product solutions for technology demonstrations during the Optical Networking and Communication Conference  & Exhibition (OFC) being held in San Diego, the USA. Finisarisshowcasing optical module solutions for hyperscale data centers, 5G wireless networks, and data center interconnects. The live demonstrations will include the latest form factors that will drive…

Governor Jim Justice explains facebook fiber optic project

Facebook to Build Fiber Network in West Virginia

Facebook plans to build fiber optic network connecting Ashburn in Virginia and Columbus in Ohio. The fiber network will span more than 440 kilometers on its way connecting the neighborhoods and businesses. The announcement came at a function where the Governor Jim Justice and Senator Shelley Moore Capito joined representatives from Facebook. The representatives from Facebook explained their plans to…

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HFCL Bags Orders from JCNL for Bharat Net Phase II

Leading Indian telecommunication systems solution provider HFCL (Himachal Futuristic Communications Ltd) has bagged a work order from Jharkhand Communication Network Limited (JCNL) for the Project survey, planning, supply, installation, an end to end integration, Testing and Commissioning of the fiber optic cable network in the State of Jharkhand. The purchase order worth US$74.76million received by HFCL stipulates the implementation of…