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Cisco Transmits 600Gbps on AARNet Network

Leading provider of telecommunication technology solutions, Cisco has successfully demonstrated transmission fo 600Gbps on the production network prepared by AARNet (Australia’s Academic and Research Network). The team used the Cisco Network Convergence System, NCS 1004. This groundbreaking terrestrial speed achievement by the current trial is the first of its kind in Australia and proves the future scalability of the AARNet…

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Facebook to Build Fiber Network in West Virginia

Facebook plans to build fiber optic network connecting Ashburn in Virginia and Columbus in Ohio. The fiber network will span more than 440 kilometers on its way connecting the neighborhoods and businesses. The announcement came at a function where the Governor Jim Justice and Senator Shelley Moore Capito joined representatives from Facebook. The representatives from Facebook explained their plans to…

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FibreCo is Now Part of SEACOM

Pan-African communications provider SEACOM announced the completion of its acquisition of FibreCo Telecommunications, including the approval by the Competition Commission. Now Seacom owns 100 percent shares of FibreCo. FibreCo owns and operates nationwide fiber Optic network and provides infrastructure and connectivity services across South Africa. The acquisition was made through SEACOM’s affiliate SEACOM South Africa. FibreCo’s network runs along South…

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R&M Expands the US Operations by Acquiring Optimum

Switzerland-based fiber optic and data cabling solutions provider R&M has expanded its operations in the United States by acquiring Maryland’s Optimum Fiberoptics Inc. The acquisition makes R&M’s logistic channels more powerful and effective to respond to its customer requirements quickly. The Swiss maker R&M caters to the fiber optic network, data cabling market. It is a popular brand in Middle…

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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…

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Indosat Chooses Nokia’s FP4-Powered 7750 Service Router Network

Nokia has been chosen by Indosat Ooredoo (Indosat) to upgrade its IP/MPLS network to meet fast-growing subscriber demand for fixed and mobile broadband services. Nokia’s FP4 network processor played a key role in the win, ensuring the scale, security, and functionality needed for the 100GE network. Indosat offers advanced communications services to its customers across Indonesia, including 4G/LTE mobile services,…