Basics of DWDM Concepts

Orange Upgrades Long-haul Networks Using Nokia Photonic Control Plane

Orange has completed the migration of its long-haul networks in France and the rest of Europe and Asia to software controlled Photonic Control Plane network using the solutions provided by Nokia. The French Operator, Orange, and Nokia announced the successful full migration of the Long-Distance network in a press release published in the former’s website. A photonic control plane networks…

fiber optic connectivity

Sparkle Expands Reach in Colombia with a New PoP in Bogota

Telecom Italia’s global operations wing, SPARKLE had expanded its fiber optic networks in Bogota, Colombia. The new PoP provides high-speed internet connectivity and confirms Sparkle as one of the main providers in the Americas and first global Tier-1 backbone in Latam. Sparkle is the first international service provider in Italy and is one of the top ten global operators. Sparkle…

FTTH Council Europe Conference 2019 starts in Amsterdam on March 12

FTTH Council Europe Conference 2019 Begins Today in Amsterdam

The 16th edition of FTTH Council Europe Conference will begin soon in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The event organized by the FTTH Council Europe is one of the most active chapters of FTTH Councils The event attracts more than 3,000 visitors from around 96 countries. Event date: From 12 March to 14 March March 12: Workshops March 13 and 14: Seminars,…

optical fiber

Telus Plans Fiber to Nanaimo and Lantzville

The residents and business community in Nanaimo and Lantzville are excited to welcome Telus fiber optic broadband to their neighborhoods. The Canadian telecommunication service provider, Telus announced an investment of $75million to expand its optical fiber networks to these two areas. With current investment of $75million, Telus intends to cover around ninety percent of Nanaimo, Lantzville, Snuneymuxw First Nation and…

Fiber optic training

Openreach Invests GBP485,000 for Fiber Training School in Scotland

UK’s fiber optic broadband construction company, Openreach announced an investment of GBP485,000 for a national fiber optic training school in Scotland. This training school will educate the country’s next generation of digital engineers bringing vital broadband services to communities across Scotland. The training school will recreate a replica of a live fiber optic network in a street built from scratch….

Fiber optic cables

Sterlite Introduces High Fiber Count Cables Using TruRibbon Technology

India’s leading telecommunication network solution manufacturer and one of the global leaders of optical fibers and cables, Sterlite Tech has launched the high fiber count optical fiber cables using its TruRibbonTM technology. The fully backward-compatible TruRibbons will ensure the high-density data networking required by the current network installations. Sterlite’s solution is the first of its kind from India. As data…