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Liquid Kenya Deploys Nokia OTN-DWDM Solutions

Liquid Telecom Kenya will upgrade its optical networks in the East African countries and has selected Nokia. The operator had signed a two-year partnership agreement to upgrade its optical fiber cable networks to support Nokia’s OTN/DWDM technology targeting an initial capacity enhancement of 500G. Liquid Telecom Kenya, which is part of the pan-African telecommunication service provider Liquid Telecom has a…

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ZTE and China Mobile Conducts Pilot Tests for IP+Optical Solutions

ZTE has successfully completed the tests on its IP+Optical solutions along with China Mobile. The pilot Projects conducted in five Chinese cities tested the capabilities of ZTE’s SDN based IP+Optical solutions. ZTE Corporation, a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, has designed and developed SDN-based IP+Optical solution, together with China Mobile Research…

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Furukawa Starts Mass Production of High-Output Pump Lasers

Furukawa Electric has started mass production of its enhanced version of high-output pump lasers (Optical Pumps). Commercial production of the FOL1439 series pump source lasers for Raman amplifiers with outstanding high output power and low electrical power consumption and the development of FRL1440 series high optical output pump lasers reinstates the maker’s commitment to the research and development of optical…

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Airtel Builds the Largest Photonic Control Plane Networks in India

India’s leading telecommunication service provider, Airtel is deploying Ciena’s Coherent optical and intelligent software platforms to build one of the World’s Largest Photonic Control Plane networks in the country. Ciena solutions will help Airtel to accomplish optical transmission over the network spanning more than 130,000 kilometers connecting 4000 plus towns across India. The ultra-fast delivery data over 4G, 5G and…

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ZEOP Installs Iskratel GPON FTTH Home Gateway in Reunion

ZEOP, leading internet service provider has started deploying Iskratel’s GPON FTTH Home Gateway Innbox G68 solution in French Reunion as part of its fiber to the home deployments. ZEOP’s project, from initial contact to completion was carried out in less than six months and it is now able to deliver high-speed broadband services to the customers. Iskratel’s GPON FTTH Home…

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BSNL Embarks on 5G Voyage

India’s incumbent telecommunications service provider BSNL has started its 5G journey when it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ciena. Ciena’s 5G Network Solutions add scale and network automation to support a new age of mobile connectivity to BSNL subscribers in India. BSNL in line with the recent strategic telecom plan from India’s Department of Telecommunications and to support…