Deutsche Telekom Introduces Fiber Factory to Speed up FTTH Deployment

Deutsche Telekom , DT has started a new deployment team consisting around 13,000 staff, what it calls ‘Fiber Factory’ to speed up the fiber deployment to homes. Deutsche Telekom is now accelerating the fiber cable deployment rate in Germany and estimates that in the future, the focus will be on giving fiber optic connections in large quantities. DT likes to…

Nokia Signs Deal with Vodafone Idea in India

Leading communications solutions provider Nokia has signed a deal with Vodafone Idea in India to the rollout of next-generation LTE to improve coverage and deliver superior data experience to its subscribers. ‌‌ Nokia’s best-in-class equipment and professional services will be used to expand the operator’s future-ready LTE network and provide overall improved network experience to subscribers Vodafone Idea Limited has…

FibreCo is Now Part of SEACOM

Pan-African communications provider SEACOM announced the completion of its acquisition of FibreCo Telecommunications, including the approval by the Competition Commission. Now Seacom owns 100 percent shares of FibreCo. FibreCo owns and operates nationwide fiber Optic network and provides infrastructure and connectivity services across South Africa. The acquisition was made through SEACOM’s affiliate SEACOM South Africa. FibreCo’s network runs along South…

Prysmian to Showcase 6,912 Fiber FlexRibbon Cable at OFC

Leading fiber optic cable manufacturer, Prysmian in a press release informed its decision to showcase 6,912 fiber FlexRibbon cable at the Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition (OFC 2019) in San Diego, CA. Prysmian will present to the fiber optic market it’s 6,912 fiber MassLink™ Cable with FlexRibbon™ Technology. 6912F cable is the highest fiber count optical cable available…