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Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/12/2018
Even as the broadband world busts a gut to deploy fiber, there's still room for other technologies to play a role in the provision of high-speed broadband access services, as SK Broadband in South Korea is showing with its deployment of network equipment that includes new-generation Gfast technologies developed by Sckipio Technologies. (See SK Broadband, ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/9/2018
The cable industry advocates energy reduction, not only by rapidly deploying broadband services (to enable more telecommuting), but through programs that encourage vendors and operators to curtail electricity use in their products and solutions.
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Charlie Vogt, President & CEO, ATX Networks, 11/8/2018
We are on the brink of an era of ubiquitous and hyper-fast broadband, laying the foundation for a fully digital existence only hinted at in futuristic TV shows and movies. This next frontier will spur innovation, dramatically impact consumers and businesses, and continue to reshape the value proposition that MSOs and service providers offer to their ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/8/2018
Fiber optics is providing a growing group of former Colorado coal miners with new careers while allowing them to stay in the town they know and love.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/7/2018
At least four investor groups are hungrily eyeing a portion of Altice's fiber network business, according to sources cited by Reuters today.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/7/2018
At least one new member of the House of Representatives knows the difference between fiber and broadband, between multiplexing and the local multiplex. That's because South Dakota residents just elected Vantage Point Solutions' Vice President of Consulting Dusty Johnson as the state's lone Representative to the US House.
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/6/2018
The third-quarter numbers in the financial markets still see an upside in Calix's transition from an access network hardware vendor to a cloud-based provider of open, platform software and services.
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/5/2018
Gigabit availability is arriving at US households at lightning speeds: in June 2018, 63% of housing units -- 74% of the cable broadband footprint -- have access to 1Gbp/s, up 7% in three months, according to a report published this month by CableLabs.
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Fiber Broadband Association, , 11/5/2018
Lisa R. Youngers, President and CEO, Fiber Broadband Association
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Plume, , 10/23/2018
For many of us, home WiFi systems continue to be a pain almost as often as they are a pleasure. For the operators however, they may just turn out to be an untapped window of opportunity.
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Posted by hahuyetapcao1 |  In reply to: Challenges in the Virtualization (SDN/NFV) Market
I watched this video 2 times :)

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Posted by Susan Fourtané |  In reply to: Reykjavik Fibre CEO: BBWF Star & Iceland's Fiber Fave?
mhh: a colony on Mars and WWIII will happen about the same time. 

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Posted by Susan Fourtané |  In reply to: Reykjavik Fibre CEO: BBWF Star & Iceland's Fiber Fave?
mhh, as far as I know, there is only one country with the slogan "us first."

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Posted by Susan Fourtané |  In reply to: Reykjavik Fibre CEO: BBWF Star & Iceland's Fiber Fave?
Genetic diversity in Iceland? What is what you want to know? 

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Fast, reliable broadband is essential to how we live, work and play today – and the upcoming arrival of 5G will only further increase demand and reliance on fiber infrastructure. Already viewed by consumers as intolerable, delays, outages or the regular maintenance difficulties associated with operating a network will become further exacerbated when residential subscribers further rely on connected devices for day-to-day life. Just as providers deploy network automation tools to reduce operational issues, they must take similar care to manage consumer expectations when they roll out fiber or new services. This webinar features leaders who will discuss how to manage marketing and consumer expectations at every stage of the network lifecycle. Marketing professionals, c-level executives and policymakers interested in drumming up fiber envy should attend.

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