BBF Releases Standards for Modularization of DBA

BBF (Broadband Forum), a non-profit industry organization composed of the industry’s leading broadband operators, vendors, and thought leaders, has released new standards for the modularization of the Dynamic Bandwidth Assignment (DBA) function. The standards initiated by NTT (Japan) and CHT (Taiwan) represents a significant advance in the Quality of Service (QoS) of optical access systems and a milestone for 5G…

Deutsche Telekom Offers Speedbox Broadband

Germany’s premier telecommunications service provider, Deutsche Telekom (Telekom) has started offering high-speed hotspot called ‘Speedbox’ to its customers. The attractive part of the offer is the ‘Seamless connectivity with Mobility’. Customers can carry this Speedbox wherever they go and use it to connect to the internet whenever they wish at a more economical and cost-effective way. The Speedbox offers 100…

PLDT Collaborates with Google to Kill Wi-Fi Deadspots

Philippine’s incumbent telecommnication service provider PLDT collaborates with Google Wi-Fi f to offer its subscribers a new package of Wi-Fi services at home. PLDT and Google introduced new PLDT Home Google Wifi Plans, that will provide Wi-Fi in every room and every device. PLDT brand this service as Unli Fibr. The prices start at Php2,299 per month. The new Plans…

Ooredoo Surprises its Internet Subscribers in Oman

Qatar based Ooredoo, which operates in many countries comes with an exciting offer to its existing internet subscribers in the Sultanate of Oman. Starting the new year with a bang, Ooredoo has added 50% extra data quota to its existing Fast Home Internet plans for the same price as the current 12 and 24-month contracts. New customers can also now…