Lebanon Revamp Networks to Increase Internet Speeds

On July 1st, Lebanese Minister for Telecommunications Mr Boutros Harb will launch a five year national telecommunications strategy that is aimed to energize the performance of the sector in Lebanon. The Minister told that it will take five years to complete the strategy but people in Lebanon will see a positive difference in the performance of the telecom sector within…

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…

AT&T Offers U-verse in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County

AT& T has started offering broadband services branded as U-verse in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County bringing more options in high speed fiber optic broadband to the subscribers. The telecom service. Google and Time Warner fiber optic broadband services are available in the County. AT&T’s move will flare up the competition in the high speed broadband service market. AT&T says their…

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Rostelecom Expands Fiber Networks in Yelabuga and Yekaterinburg

Residents and businesses in Yelabuga, Tatarstan will receive high speed high bandwidth services from Rostelecom. The operator had expands its fiber optic networks to cover the regions. Rostelecom installed 1,300 ports in 30 apartments in the city. The FTTx networks built by the operator will deliver high speed fiber optic broadband services to its subscribers. Rosetelecom had expanded its fiber…

Alcatel-Lucent Introduces New G.fast Residential Gateway

Alcatel Lucent introduces G.fast networking device with which broadband speeds similar to the one offered by optical fibers are possible. The advantage of the new G.fast network device is the use of exisitng copper network to the home to deliver broadband. ALU claims fiber-like speeds are possible now with this device in more homes and businesses using existing telephone lines….

Germany Gets Grant for High Speed Broadband Network Expansion

High speed broadband network projects will soon change the telecom landscape of German cities and villages as the country receives a grant of 3 billion euros to develop next generation access technologies. European Commission has approved Germany’s proposal for a national support scheme that aimed at massive deployment of next generation broadband networks according to EU state aid rules. EU…