Fiber to the home technology

164 German Municipalities Can Now Surf Internet with 100 Mbps

Thanks to Deutsche Telekom’s continuing improvements and development of its fiber optic networks, 164 Municipalities in Germany can now access to the broadband internet speeds of up to 100 Mbps. By adding 21,600 more households to the list of 100 Mbps service, now a total of 132,000 households in 164 municipalities will get the advantage of the speed enhancement by…

business collaboration

TE and Vodafone Egypt Partner for Network Sharing

TE (Telecom Egypt) and Vodafone Egypt have reached to an agreement on telecommunication infrastructure sharing. The telecom companies have signed a two ten-year transmission and infrastructure agreements with a total value of US$620 million. The transmission agreement covers the current networks of Vodafone in Egypt and the investments they will make in the future for domestic transmission services for both…

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Huawei to Build 5G Oriented Cloud Core Network for Turkcell

Huawei will help Turkey’s largest carrier Turkcell to build a 5G-oriented all-cloud core network. The announcement came from Turkcell states that it will join forces with Huawei for a project that will launch the largest Cloud EPC Network globally. Huawei in a press release said that Turkcell’s All-Cloud-Core Network would be the first Core Network with key technologies for 5G…

Chorus Conducts WPON Trials

Chorus Conducts trials for delivering high-speed Broadband using WPON technology. New Zealand’s telecommunication service provider, Chorus has announced that it has successfully conducted trials on a wireless solution that would deliver gigabit speeds without the need for fibre from the street into a customer’s premise. The new technology if found economical and cost-effective, would benefit millions of end-users especially in…

Universal Switching of OTN, Packet and SONET/SDH

GTAC Deploys Infinera mTera Switching and Transport Solution in Mexico

GTAC (Grupo de Telecomunicaciones de Alta Capacidad) in Mexico had started deploying Infinera’s mTera universal switching and transport solution in Mexico. mTera solutions would scale long-haul service capacity and increase the efficiency of high-speed fiber optic backbone network owned by GTAC In Mexico. The mTera solutions from Infinera, deployed in Mexico interconnects major cities including Mexico City, Estado de México,…

Deutsche Telekom Speedbox

Deutsche Telekom Offers Speedbox Broadband

Germany’s premier telecommunications service provider, Deutsche Telekom (Telekom) has started offering high-speed hotspot called ‘Speedbox’ to its customers. The attractive part of the offer is the ‘Seamless connectivity with Mobility’. Customers can carry this Speedbox wherever they go and use it to connect to the internet whenever they wish at a more economical and cost-effective way. The Speedbox offers 100…