Bracebridge and Huntsville to Get Wired with Fiber Optic Cables

Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure announces that the fiber optic project to connect Bracebridge and Huntsville under the Small Communities Fund has been approved. The residents of Bracebridge and Huntsville will benefit from the installation of fiber optic cable. The funds required for the project is provided by the Governments of Canada and Ontario through the Small Communities…

City of Biloxi Pushes for Fiber Optic Cables

The Attorney of the City of Biloxi, Mr. Gerald Blessey had strongly appealed to the members of Leadership Gulf Coast, the importance of moving towards digital revolution by utilizing the benefits offered by fiber optic communication systems. He was addressing the members of Leadership Gulf Coast. He stressed the need for installing fiber optic cables in the city that will…

Delta Got Renewal of Network maintenance contract

Dunedin City Council-owned infrastructure company Delta has renewed its electricity and fiber optic network maintenance contract with Network Tasman. The contract is worth 40 million US dollars, effective for a period of five years. The Network Tasman electricity distribution network supplies power to more than 38,000 residential and commercial customers across 10,800sq km. In Tasman, Delta employs 54 staff, from…

Legnano to Receive Fiber Optic Broadband

Telecom Italia is reaching to the town of Legnano in Italy with fiber optic networks to provide high speed broadband services to its subscribers. The operator has announced the details of a plan to install a new fibre-optic network. The work will involve rolling out 31 km of fiber optic cables to connect 65 street cabinets. Telecom Italia targets to…

Tiscali Selects ALU for 100G Deployment

Italy’s leading telecommunications company Tiscali has selected Alcatel-Lucent to deploy a 100G terrestrial optical backbone infrastructure and upgrade of their existing submarine links. Alcatel-Lucent’s new agile optical networking solution, using its 1830 Photonic Service Switch platform will allow Tiscali to increase both data capacity and data transmission speeds in response to growing demand for high-bandwidth, video and Internet services from…

Solusi Tunas Pratama to Help Ailing Bakrie Telecom

Indonesia’s Solusi Tunas Pratama (STP) will take stake in telecommunications operator Bakrie Telecom (BTel) in order to save the financially ailing telecom company by clearing latter’s debt settlement with creditors. As part of the financial assistance, BTel would give up its stake in STP, which is as per the guidelines set by debt postponement petition. BTel will pay thirty percent…