fiber optic network

First Phase of Fiber Build Completes in New Zealand

In a remarkable achievement, New Zealand’s incumbent telecom provider, Chorus has completed the first phase of its fiber build to cover 28 towns and cities on time and with the allocated budget. The project took nine years for completion. Chorus could successfully complete the project as per plans. New Zealand’s Communications Minister Kris Faafoi joined the event to mark the…

fiber optic network

Liquid Telecom Deploys Terrestrial Fiber Link to Connect East and West African Countries

Liquid Telecom has launched the fastest direct terrestrial fiber link connecting East and West African countries. This breakthrough coast-to-coast digital corridor follows the completion of Liquid Telecom’s new high-capacity fiber link running 2,600-kilometre (km) across the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Africa was in need of a direct east to west telecommunications backbone. Liquid Telecom has achieved what African states…

ftth

Spectranet Selects Nokia GPON Solutions

Nigerian service provider Spectranet selects Nokia GPON Solutions to provide broadband speeds of more than 100 Mbps over fiber to the home and business networks in Nigeria. Spectranet’s customers in Lagos and Abuja will be able to enjoy new ultra-broadband services that demand greater speed and higher bandwidth Nokia GPON solution helps Spectranet better serve its customers by adding FTTH…

Umniah and JEPCO signs for fiber optic company in Jordan

Umniah and JEPCO Set up New Fiber Company in Jordan

The Jordanian telecom Service provider Umniah and the Jordan Electric Power Company (JEPCO) will jointly form a new company for deploying fiber optic broadband in Jodan. Umniah, which is a Jordanian subsidiary of Bahrain-based Batelco will utilize the infrastructure owned by JEPCO to deliver high-speed broadband services over fiber optic cables. The partnership to set up a new company to…

fiber optic connectivity

Primevest Fiber Network Enters Final Phase of Construction

ZTE has announced the start of the third and final phase of construction of the fiber optic network that it builds for Primevest Capital Partners in Southern Germany. The fiber optic network has reached to the core city of Bretten. Once the network is completed, Primevest will lease it to the operator BBV. BBV is a German broadband company providing…

fiber optic network

Champlain Broadband Acquires Burlington Telecom

Champlain Broadband, a subsidiary of Schurz Communications has completed the transaction processes to acquire Burlington Telecom. The city Burlington authorities had cleared the approval documents that made the acquisition legal and complete. Champlain Broadband will now own and operate the telecommunication systems of Burlington Telecom. The deal was worth $30.8 million that the Blue Water Holdings made with the Burlington…