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Zzoomm Selects ADTRAN as Technology Partner

Telecommunication network solution provider, ADTRAN Inc, has been selected by UK’s new fiber optic network operator, Zzoomm as the technology partner. ADTRAN solution would speed up Zzoomm’s 10G FTTH building process in towns and suburbs of the United Kingdom. The partnership will Speed up the process of a full fiber network deployment in the UK. Zzoomm targets to cover 1 million…

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PLDT Allocates US$1.5 Billion for Network Expansion in 2019

Philippine’s incumbent operator, PLDT announced its unaudited financial and operating results for the full year 2018 with Core Net Income of Php26.2 billion and reported net income of Php19.2 billion. On PFRS15 basis, Core and Reported Income stood at Php25.9 billion and Php18.9 billion respectively. 2018 was a breakthrough year for PLDT with all of its main revenue businesses –…

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R&M Expands the US Operations by Acquiring Optimum

Switzerland-based fiber optic and data cabling solutions provider R&M has expanded its operations in the United States by acquiring Maryland’s Optimum Fiberoptics Inc. The acquisition makes R&M’s logistic channels more powerful and effective to respond to its customer requirements quickly. The Swiss maker R&M caters to the fiber optic network, data cabling market. It is a popular brand in Middle…

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Xtera and UCL Demonstrates 74.38 Tbps Over 6,300 km

Leading subsea communication solution provider, Xtera and UCL (University College of London) demonstrated high-capacity optical transmission over 6,300 kilometers transatlantic fiber link. The experiment recorded a transmission rate of 74.38 Terabits per second over Sumitomo’s single mode Optical fibers. The demonstration was part of Xtera’s presentation to show the benefits of its advanced and novel approach to the subsea product…

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Openreach Extends Fiber Broadband to More Premises in Scotland

Openreach in pressrelase stated that it can now work to extend its fiber rollout to more premises across the Scotland by using the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband program. The engineering wing of British Telecom (BT) will connect more premises across Scotland and upgrade to faster fiber optic broadband through the £442 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout program. The Digital…

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Etisalat Selects Ericsson for 5G Radio Network in UAE

UAE’s incumbent telecommunications service provider, Etisalat has selected Ericsson to deploy 5G Radio network in the emirates. With this selection, Etisalat becomes the first carrier to proceed with the 5G practical implementation. Using Ericsson’s 5G solutions, Etisalat can address the industry 4.0 digitalization opportunities in UAE, while developing new applications to enhance the daily lives of the UAE people. Both…