Facebook to Build Fiber Network in West Virginia

Facebook plans to build fiber optic network connecting Ashburn in Virginia and Columbus in Ohio. The fiber network will span more than 440 kilometers on its way connecting the neighborhoods and businesses. The announcement came at a function where the Governor Jim Justice and Senator Shelley Moore Capito joined representatives from Facebook. The representatives from Facebook explained their plans to…

Huawei Unveils Optical Networking 2.0 Solution

Huawei officially released the Optical Networking 2.0 (ON2.0) solution. This solution enables new speed as per Moore’s law of bandwidth to maximize fiber value, new site (simplified sites) to reduce costs, and new smart O&M to evolve towards autonomous driving networks. This solution will continuously reduce O&M costs and enable service innovation. In the 5G era, we are seeing new…

HFCL Bags Orders from JCNL for Bharat Net Phase II

Leading Indian telecommunication systems solution provider HFCL (Himachal Futuristic Communications Ltd) has bagged a work order from Jharkhand Communication Network Limited (JCNL) for the Project survey, planning, supply, installation, an end to end integration, Testing and Commissioning of the fiber optic cable network in the State of Jharkhand. The purchase order worth US$74.76million received by HFCL stipulates the implementation of…

Huawei Releases Symmetric 10G PON ONT

Huawei released a symmetric 10G PON ONT with the industry’s highest Wi-Fi rate, EchoLife V5 X Pro. It delivers 10 Gbps bidirectional ultra-fast transmission, zero-freezing Wi-Fi experience, and seamless coverage of an entire residence, providing users with carrier-class home Wi-Fi experience. In the Internet of Everything era, emerging services such as 4K/8K, VR, and online gaming are becoming popular in…