Golden West Promotes FTTH Broadband in Dell Rapids

Golden West Telecommunications (GWT) had presented the features and advantages of high speed broadband services delivered over an all fiber optic network to the home technology to the residents of Dell Rapids. Around 50 people attended Gold West Communications’ Fiber to the Home presentation at the Old 77 Bar Grille’s east room to understand and learn how adding fiber optic…

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…

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Algeria Considers Domestic Fiber Production Facility

Algerian ICT Minister revealed her government’s plan to start domestic production of optical fibers in an attempt to decrease the country’s dependency on imported optical fibers and cables. The Minister was on an official visit to the incumbent telecom operator Algerie Telecom when she expressed the idea of increasing production of fiber optic cables in the country to meet the…

PLDT to Invest in New Submarine Fiber Optic Cable

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company(PLDT) plans to invest in a new submarine fiber optic cable system that would connect Asian countries with the United States on its way across the Pacific Ocean. The incumbent telecommunication service provider will join a team of consortium members and will put its share of around 100 million US dollars. The investment will help PLDT…

North America Optical Sensor Market to Show CAGR of 6.68% over 2014-2020

Market research group Research and Markets has published a new study report on the Optical Sensor market in North America. The report analyzes the North American market growth, trends and also forecasts the market for another five years. The report reveals that the North America Optical Sensors market is estimated at $5.87 billion by 2018 at a CAGR of 6.68%…