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Openreach Selects Edinburgh for its FTTP Deployment

Scotland’s hilly capital, Edinburgh would be the first city to get wired with Fibre-to-the-Premise network by Openreach. UK’s fibre broadband provider, Openreach in a press release revealed its plan to select Edinburgh for the first place for its FTTP investment. When the Member of Scottish Parliament (MSP), Oliver Mundell visited the deployment sites of Openreach, the company officials revealed their…

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How to Choose A Suitable Power Over Ethernet Switch?

As is known to us all, a Gigabit Ethernet switch is always a popular choice for network users given its lower price and relatively good function. However, you may be aware of the trend that an increasing number of network users are likely to buy power over Ethernet switch (PoE switch) in recent years. Since it has many advantages and…

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ITU Inaugurates its New Management Team

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, inaugurated its new management team on 16 January 2019. A statement released by the Organization said that ITU has only one elected head to lead the team. The ITU Plenipotentiary Conference elects five top officials. Though the inauguration was held on 16th January, all the…

Web-scale vs Hyperconverged Infrastructure: What Is the Difference?

As virtualization in general becomes increasingly commonplace in the enterprise, IT organizations need new solutions architectures to optimize the networks in scalability and management. Web-scale and hyperconverged infrastructures are the two approaches, which can offer the benefits of scaling up networks and simplifying configurations. However, what is the difference between web-scale and hyperconverged architectures? To make this out, you should know the basic information of the…

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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…

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Summary of Fiber Optics You Ever Wanted to Know

Communication over distance has come a long way since the first days of the telephone. Current technology allows us to communicate with people anywhere on the planet thanks to the Internet. But what is the tech that allows us this great privilege? Fiber optics. Undoubtedly, you’ve heard of fiber optics, but what exactly are they? And how do they work? In this…