Fiber Optic News 2015 February 23

Fiber optic news updates on February 23, 2015. Transition Networks offers fiber-to-fiber repeater for 10G backbone fiber–optic networks In these instances, the ION 4110 will repeat the data signals and transmit them over the existing fiber–optic cable. The repeater will function in both … Tenerife Island Council upgrades the metro fiber–optic network Tenerife Island Council (Cabildo Insular de Tenerife) in the Canary Islands has built…

Fiber Optic News on 24 February 2015

We are giving the links for the fiber optic news on 24 February 2015. Please read and enjoy. Superior Essex Publishes Industry-First Health Product Declarations™ for OpticalFiber Cables New Transition Networks ION 4110 Fiber to Fiber Repeater Enables 10 Gbps Taxpayer-Funded Fiber Lines Way Under Capacity New Extremely Thin Buoyant Fiber Speeding trade among Common Market for Eastern and Southern…

Vumatel Expands FTTH Project to Killarney and Riviera

South Africa’s Vumatel has added residents of Killarney and Riviera in Northern Johannesburg to its list for an FTTH network. The operator says the roll-out of the fiber optic network is scheduled to start in the first quarter, for residents and businesses. Killarney and Riviera join existing fiber hood Parkhurst and soon to be connected Greenside and Parktown North. Parkhurst…

Fiber Optic News 2015 February 21

Fiber Optic News updates of February 21, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave unveils Lynx2 Splice-On fiber-optic connectors: Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) now offers the Lynx2-PLUS CustomFit Splice-On Connectors line. The fiber-optic connectors are designed to … West Virginia Bill Would Bond for Fiber-Optic Lines: A bill before the West Virginia Legislature would provide bond financing to build a state-owned fiber-optic network to bring fast Internet service to rural … 11…

Vodafone tests 400 Gbps on existing network

In an attempt to test the fiber optic network capacity in Spain, Vodafone in collaboration with Alcatel-Lucent had successfully conducted a trial to transmit 400 Gigabits per second data over its network. The network selected for trial transmission was around 400 kilometers long that runs between Madrid and Zaragoza. Alcatel-Lucent used its 400 G transmission technology for the test to…

New World Telecom Selects Alcatel-Lucent for 100G Deployment

Alcatel-Lucent provides 1830 Photonic Service Switch (PSS) for high capacity and performance and also gives flexibility by re-allocation of bandwidth automatically to address the faults that may occur in the network. The deployment of 100G will enable New World Telecom to use a mixture of different speeds such as 10G, 40G, and 100G on the same optical fiber pair.