Fiber Optic News 2015 February 25

Arlington to sell fiber optic access as part of economic development The County Board voted unanimously Saturday to license access to Arlington’s 10-mile fiberoptic network in the county’s major commercial areas …

Mayor’s report says Google Fiber intends to set up in SLC “Finally, Google Fiber has asserted that evidence from other markets suggests that if it were to build a fiber optic network in SaltLake City, the City ..

Technology fiber upgrade helps teachers meet changing needs of Clarkston students Several miles of fiberoptic cables have been installed throughout Clarkston. You hear about these cables when someone’s talking about the …
City Council sets priorities at retreat The major tactical goals that council set are: Putting together a strategy for marketing the city and its fiberoptic network, Fibrant; Coming up with an …
Minn. Doctor Reassures Patients after California Superbug Outbreak It’s a thin, flexible fiberoptic tube that is inserted down the throat so a doctor can examine an organ. It typically has a light and a miniature camera.
Fond du Lac Band Lays Plans for Big Projects Including Clinics and Casino Last year, the Fond du ac Reservation was able to bring fiber optic broadband to all the commercial and government buildings. They will be seeking …
Quicken Fiber Coming To Detroit? Job Posting Points To Yes Now, the puzzle is coming together and it looks like Quicken may launch a fiber optic network in Detroit, and soon. This is a big deal because it is the …
Backstage at the Oscars: Transforming the Dolby Theatre for the show The live music is piped through fiber optic cables back to the theater. According to Dolby, the entire latency from the Oscar broadcast trucks to Capitol …
IPG earnings trump estimates The fiber optic lasers and amplifiers maker said that its Q4 EPS shot up 53% to $1.07 on a 25% increase in revenue to $207.4 mil, driven by strength in …
Infections tied to medical tool An endoscope — or more specifically in this case, a duodenoscope — is a thin, flexible fiberoptic tube that is inserted down the throat to enable a …
Google seeking 20-year lease for Charlotte ‘network huts’ Google plans to install 6,000 miles of fiberoptic cable over the next two years, the agenda states. Under a 2007 city ordinance, utilities pay a fee that …
Lansdale council OKs parameters for bond refinancing, as savings slip from start of talks in January Action items also approved by council included rejecting a set of bids on a program to network together fiber optic cables connecting traffic signals and …
Gas Line Breaks in Frisco There was a gas leak at in the Plantation Estates subdivision in Frisco Saturday morning. Around 11 a.m., the gas has been shut off and Atmos Energy …
JDS Uniphase Sees Agility in Split; Greater M&A Possible Sometime in the coming weeks, fiber optics giant JDS-Uniphase (JDSU) is likely to file paperwork for its announced split into two publicly traded …
Wheeling Suspension Bridge closed after cable snaps Eds: APNewsNow. Updates with bridge closed to vehicle traffic, pedestrians allowed; changes snapped line to fiber optic line. WHEELING, W.Va.
GHBA Remodelers Council: Trend: Special function rooms fit homeowners’ needs In terms of lighting, dimmed lighting is often installed to imitate that of a theater and fiber optic “stars” ceilings can add a final touch. One thing that …
Push Is On for Ultra-High-Speed Internet “Gigabit Internet” is shorthand for equivalent-cost fiberoptic connections for homes and businesses that are 10 to 100 times faster than typical copper …
Drone Dealer: The Case for Selling Armed UAVs For example,Flying U.S. drones by global remote control relies rely partly on transmitting control and date signals to them via a fiber optic cable under …
Research and Markets: Military Electro-Optical/Infrared Systems Market Worth $16B by 2020 The report identified Brazil, China, India, Russia and Saudi Arabia as key markets with growing demand for EO/IR systems that use laser, fiberoptic, …
Senate panel OKs bill to expand broadband His plan is to have the state build a 2,600-mile loop of fiberoptic network at a cost of $78 million, then have private companies use off-ramps from that …
Introducing IPBaseT from Aurora: 4k2K Uncompressed Video, Audio, Data, Control over IP The big downside? The system requires fiber optic cabling if you want the zero-compression/zero-latency deal. 10G fiber switches aren’t cheap, and …
Cuba News 2015: Communist Country Reduces Cost of Internet Access, But Many Cuban’s Don’t  They say that Cuba has a connection to Venezuela through a high-speed fiber optic cable and that the government fears the Internet is a tool for social …
Netflix Lays Out A Vision For The Future In Which They Don’t Have All The Content, Just The Best  However, Netflix recognizes that the linear TV delivery system, now in many cases fiber optic cable, is exactly what is needed to stream content. This is …
CommScope’s (COMM) CEO Marvin Edwards on Q4 2014 Results – Earnings Call Transcript  Our compressive solutions sold primarily under the SYSTIMAX and Uniprise brands include optical fiber and twisted pair structured cabling solutions, …
Privacy over the internet for AT&T users at a price AT&T will serve its users with an ultra fast fiber optic internet access for $70 per month. The anticipated speed that the users can expect from the …
Photonics West 2015: Avantes Launch a New Compact NIR Spectrometer Avantes, the specialists in fiber optic spectroscopy, exhibited at Photonics West in San Francisco last week. As well as launching a new spectrometer, …
Lens-Free Microscopy Goes Scalable For our prototype microscope, we selected a state-of-the-art, monochrome 10-MP imager with a 1.67-μm pixel pitch and a fiber optic light source.
Swansea schools asking for 3.53 percent increase over last year’s budget Fiberoptic cable network interconnection across the district would cost $191,200. Wireless access at the elementary schools and junior high school is …
Telecom Italia to invest $16.5 bn in three years Telecom Italia will invest nearly €3 billion euros in the next three years to develop optic fiber in Italy against €1.9 billion planned earlier. Its investment …
Cuba to promote Internet access in new era of US ties In 2011 Venezuela helped connect the island through fiber optic cables laid from Venezuela, but access continued to be restricted, with authorities …

Sizzling News: EarthLink Holdings Corp.(ELNK), Finisar Corporation(FNSR), Virgin America Inc  Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) is a global technology leader for fiber optic subsystems and components that enable high-speed voice, video …

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