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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/13/2019
Also, Orange constructs international network in Africa, Openreach needs to speed up FTTx construction and more.
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/13/2019
US cable operators continue to grow their customer base at the expense of telcos, as the broadband market swelled to 100.6 million subscribers by the third quarter of 2019, according to new data from Leichtman Research Group.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/12/2019
Also today, senators pitch one definition of "high-speed broadband," SpaceX gets busy again, Broadband Forum's Gfast certification program adds more grads, toob automates CX with Netadmin, Illinois gets a new broadband director, Calix hires global cloud sales director and Nigerian ISP opts for Nokia GPON.
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Broadband World News, , 11/11/2019
Also, Discovery Communications may launch own OTT service, Vodafone UK adds Openreach to wholesale partner list, Vodacom grows in South Africa, Iranian utility to become FTTH wholesaler and Ovum expects big changes for Africa's low fixed broadband rate.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/11/2019
Frontier Communications reportedly is seeking a new CEO and leadership team to manage the service provider after it announced yet one more quarter of financial and subscriber losses, Bloomberg reported today, citing people knowledgeable about the issue.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/8/2019
Also today, cable operators beat productivity average, Missouri utility upgrades broadband without upgrading costs, TiVo gives deadline for split, Liberty Global's mixed earnings are in and veterans find a friend (and perhaps a career) in Windstream.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/7/2019
Also today, Comcast Flex offers choice, Slovenia's broadband competition is plentiful (and weak), and a city in Iowa considers municipal broadband for better connectivity.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/6/2019
Also today, gigabit broadband's healthy EU boost, Ofcom picks Oxly as temporary chief exec, Jurassic Fibre starts FTTP era, Zen Internet collected about credit, ITI finalizes Canal+ deal, Missouri's $5M grant, Pennsylvania county starts broadband survey and FCC reschedules November meeting.
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Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/6/2019
Altice USA's fiber-to-the-premises network rollout is switching into high gear as the operator ended the third quarter of 2019 with 500,000 homes now ready for service with FTTP.
Pam Baker, Freelance Writer, 10/23/2019
Unlicensed 5G applications open a new world of benefits to enterprises large and small, given their use of exceptionally wide bandwidth or broad channels at a time when other spectrum is nearing exhaustion.
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At the recent Broadband World Forum, Alzbeta Fellenbaum, a principal analyst and manager of research at IHS Markit, discusses the broadband speed ...
At the Broadband World Forum in Amsterdam, Michael Philpott, senior practice leader of Ovum's Consumer Services team, outlines the key ...
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Alternative UK fixed-broadband network operator Community Fibre is deploying ADTRAN gear to take 10 Gbit/s to London users at aggressive prices.
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Thursday, October 17, 2019
12 p.m. New York/ 5:00 p.m. London

The ongoing debate around GPON vs EPON can get as heated as discussions around politics and religion, but both technologies offer some advantages over the other depending on the needs your network is servicing.

In this webinar, we will focus on the facts around the GPON vs EPON debate and how that technological decision is almost always made based on factors outside the technology itself.

Key topics include:

  • GPON vs EPON Technologies Overview
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  • ITU vs IEEE Ė Whereís the difference?
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Comcast, like any other major communications service provider, is undergoing significant changes in the way it grows its business, how it runs its business and the technologies it uses to ...
Five years ago, NOS board member Manuel Ramalho Eanes banked big on smart homes and smart cities.
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In this insightful Light Reading radio show, Kurt Raaflaub, Head of Strategic Solutions Marketing, will outline the key service provider challenges, deployment considerations, next-gen Gigabit technologies, and service models to win market share in the rapidly growing MDU market.
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