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Zzoomm Selects ADTRAN as Technology Partner

Telecommunication network solution provider, ADTRAN Inc, has been selected by UK’s new fiber optic network operator, Zzoomm as the technology partner. ADTRAN solution would speed up Zzoomm’s 10G FTTH building process in towns and suburbs of the United Kingdom. The partnership will Speed up the process of a full fiber network deployment in the UK. Zzoomm targets to cover 1 million…

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Openreach Invests GBP485,000 for Fiber Training School in Scotland

UK’s fiber optic broadband construction company, Openreach announced an investment of GBP485,000 for a national fiber optic training school in Scotland. This training school will educate the country’s next generation of digital engineers bringing vital broadband services to communities across Scotland. The training school will recreate a replica of a live fiber optic network in a street built from scratch….

Finisar Unveils New Solutions for Optical Networks

Leading optical transceiver and component solution provider, Finisar has unveiled a series of new product solutions for technology demonstrations during the Optical Networking and Communication Conference  & Exhibition (OFC) being held in San Diego, the USA. Finisarisshowcasing optical module solutions for hyperscale data centers, 5G wireless networks, and data center interconnects. The live demonstrations will include the latest form factors that will drive…

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PLDT Allocates US$1.5 Billion for Network Expansion in 2019

Philippine’s incumbent operator, PLDT announced its unaudited financial and operating results for the full year 2018 with Core Net Income of Php26.2 billion and reported net income of Php19.2 billion. On PFRS15 basis, Core and Reported Income stood at Php25.9 billion and Php18.9 billion respectively. 2018 was a breakthrough year for PLDT with all of its main revenue businesses –…

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ZTT Plans Expansion of Fiber Cable Plant in India

China-based ZTT plans Expansion of its Indian manufacturing units for production of optical fiber cables. The group’s Indian subsidiary, ZTT India Private Limited has signed an MoU with the Economic Development Board (APEDB) of India’s Southern State of Andhrapradesh. ZTT will invest approximately US$100 million for expanding its cable manufacturing operations in Andhrapradesh. The economic development Board of the state…

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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…