First Phase of AP Fibre Grid Will be Ready by July

The first phase of the Fibre Grid Project in India’s southern state of Andhra Pradesh is progressing as per plans and is scheduled for completion by the end of July 2016. News from India says that the ambitious project for broadband connectivity in the state has been already identified by the central authorities as a model that can be adopted…

Connect Broadband Partners with Huawei for Fiber Project

India based broadband services provider Connect Broadband has partnered with Huawei to create Fiber Connected Smart homes. Under this partnership program, renowned builders and architects were invited to witness the benefits of FTTH technology over legacy technologies and were provided with technical know-how on deploying fiber cables in buildings at the time of construction. Connect Broadband reports it has already…

Tamilnadu Tops the List of Broadband Connections in India

The southern state of Tamilnadu tops the list of states with highest number of broadband subscribers in India, the latest report on broadband status in different states of India by the Telecom regulatory authority, TRAI says. Tamilnadu has 12 million broadband subscribers. India has seen a surge in broadband subscriptions recently, which the central government plans to accelerate by implementing…

Broadband Market News 2015 March 14

Idaho broadband vendors file for $6 million in unpaid bills BOISE, Idaho — The two vendors for Idaho’s failed broadband program are seeking more than $6 million in unpaid bills from the time its contract with … Wicker chides feds for scrapping the broadband project WASHINGTON – Republican Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi rebuked federal telecommunications officials this week for…