Colt Deploys 800G technology in the L-band

Colt Technology Services delivers industry-first deployment of 800G technology in the L-band by using Ciena’s innovative technology to provision L-band wave in a terrestrial production network, enabling double the capacity offered by a single fibre pair. 

ElectroniCast releases Optical Time Domain Reflectometer (OTDR) Market Forecast

Global use of handheld OTDRs and associated devices reach $407.33 million in 2018…    February 25, 2022 — ElectroniCast Consultants, a leading market and technology research consultancy addressing the fiber optics communications industry, today announced the release of their annual market forecast of hand-held OTDR fiber optic test devices. The new report provides a 10-year forecast of the worldwide market…

FPT Deploys Ciena Solutions in Vietnam

Vietnam-based telecommunications provider, FPT Telecom (FPT Telecom Joint Stock Company), has deployed hardware and software from Ciena to build a more resilient network and manage rising residential broadband traffic across the country. The demand in Vietnam has been increasing due to the growth in entertainment and smart home services. An enhanced network enables FPT Telecom’s customers to access and experience…

LigTel Gets Permission to Deploy Fiber Cables in Shipshewana

LigTel Communications has received clearance from Shipshewana town board members for the fiber optic project. The project designed to bring high-speed, fiber optic broadband services to Shipshewana would start once the weather conditions become favorable for the deployment. The local media reported that the Shipshewana town board members had voted unanimously to approve the permit needed to install fiber optic…