Optocap Releases Turnkey Assembly Platform for Optoelectronics
Optocap Ltd. a provider of advanced packaging and assembly services for optoelectronics and microelectronics, has released a turnkey packaging platform for fiber coupling of optoelectronic devices. The platform utilizes the company’s proprietary designs, materials, and process knowledge for prototype and volume quantities.
Smithville Completes First Phase of FTTH Overbuild
Smithville, a privately held telecom provider in Indiana, had completed the first segment of an FTTH overbuild valued at more than $100 million for all of its residential customers. The technology will allow Smithville’s customers access to faster broadband services, including a 100-Mbps package. The company says it is the first ISP in the Midwest to offer speeds higher than 50-Mbps for residential customers.
Pre-assembled Connector Design Eliminates Polishing
Expanding its No Polish Connector line, 3M has introduced the new No Polish LC connector for both multimode and single-mode fiber applications and the No Polish connector LC/APC for single-mode fiber applications.
TeliaSonera Selects Infinera for Nationwide US Network
TeliaSonera International Carrier, a fully owned affiliate of TeliaSonera AB, the incumbent telecommunications provider in Sweden and Finland and the largest operator in the Nordic and Baltic regions, has selected Infinera to build a new nationwide network in the United States.