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Conexon, CommScope collaborate on FTTH builds
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9/17/2020   Post a comment
Conexon and CommScope announce partnership to aid deployment of FTTH networks funded by state and federal grants.
TalkTalk: 58% of UK workers 'more productive' at home
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9/17/2020   Post a comment
New TalkTalk survey shows 58% of workers in the UK said they have been more productive as a result of working from home.
Cambium delivers breakthrough 60GHz fixed wireless
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9/16/2020   Post a comment
Cambium's 60GHz cnWave solution provides multi-gigabit wireless broadband performance and reliability previously only associated with fiber.
Benu Networks leading open BNG development for TIP
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9/16/2020   Post a comment
Benu Networks leading open broadband network gateway development for the Telecom Infra Project (TIP).
Virgin Media launches broadband backup services
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9/16/2020   Post a comment
Virgin Media launches 4G Start-up and 4G Back-up services to get businesses connected quicker and help them stay connected if services are disrupted.
FirstLight tapped for long-haul fiber build
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9/15/2020   Post a comment
The dark fiber path extends from Massachusetts to Eastern New York, making this one of FirstLight's most expansive, single dark fiber sales to date.
Prysmian launches fiber network with 90% recycled plastic
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9/15/2020   Post a comment
Prysmian announces its support to Dutch operator KPN in a pilot project involving a fiber-optic network containing 90% recycled plastic.
Openreach adds 67 locations to its FTTP build
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9/15/2020   Post a comment
Openreach will start work on the new locations in March 2021 and the build will take place over the next two years.
Wren House Infrastructure to acquire i3 Broadband
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9/14/2020   Post a comment
The acquisition positions i3 to expand service territory and provide FTTH broadband to new communities.
CityFibre breaks ground on Renfrewshire network
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9/14/2020   Post a comment
CityFibre partnership with Renfrewshire Council will cover the Scottish towns of Paisley, Renfrew and Johnstone.
Cambridgeshire connects to full-fiber broadband
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9/11/2020   Post a comment
Openreach engineers have installed 300km of fiber, providing thousands of homes and businesses in Ely, Glinton and Helpston with broadband.
Calix to host virtual ConneXions 2020 event in October
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9/10/2020   Post a comment
Calix to host virtual ConneXions 2020 event October 26-29, with immersive, role-based experiences for service providers.
Verizon, China Unicom join Broadband Forum board
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9/10/2020   Post a comment
Mike Talbert of Verizon and Ding Hai of China Unicom were named as board members during Broadband Forum's virtual Q3 meeting.
Nokia, Open Fiber accelerate FTTH ultra-broadband in Italy
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9/9/2020   Post a comment
Nokia is supporting Open Fiber's commitment to build a fully fiber optical UBB network to connect more than 6,000 Italian municipalities.
Conterra completes $40M fiber build in Texas
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9/8/2020   Post a comment
Conterra's fiber network to bring dedicated high-speed broadband to 25,000 students, teachers and administrators in 36 school districts.
ADTRAN CPE broadens gigabit service delivery
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9/8/2020   Post a comment
New CPE enables gigabit service delivery for residential, enterprise and backhaul use cases over a converged wireless mesh network.
InnerCity FiberNet, Stack expand Dallas-Fort Worth connectivity
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9/8/2020   Post a comment
InnerCity FiberNet and Stack Infrastructure partner to bring dark fiber, Ethernet and dedicated Internet to Dallas-Fort Worth data centers.
Openreach arrives in rural Llanymawddwy
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9/7/2020   Post a comment
The improved broadband infrastructure for Llanymawddwy, in Gwynedd, is being enabled by Openreach's Community Fibre Partnership (CFP) program.
Virgin Media connects 10,000 Brandhall homes
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9/4/2020   Post a comment
Virgin Media has connected 10,000 homes in Brandhall, West Midlands, to its ultrafast broadband network.
Three taps CityFibre for backhaul contract
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9/4/2020   Post a comment
Three expands full fiber connectivity partnership with CityFibre.
Calix helps Jade save 45% on FTTH deployment
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9/3/2020   Post a comment
Jade Communications, a Colorado-based regional service provider, sees savings from using Calix Intelligent Access EDGE.
Proximus brings fiber network to Leuven
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9/3/2020   Post a comment
By 2024, Proximus will provide coverage to more than 50,000 homes and businesses in Leuven.
ADTRAN to help operators address IoT scale issues
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9/2/2020   Post a comment
ADTRAN'S Internet of Things (IoT) gateways will help service providers grow applications, services and revenue.
FirstLight acquires TruePath
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9/1/2020   Post a comment
Fiber-optic data provider FirstLight announced that it has completed its acquisition of TruePath.
Telecom vet Craig L. Collins joins Logix Fiber as CEO
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9/1/2020   Post a comment
Craig L. Collins has been appointed CEO of Logix Fiber Networks, effective September 15, 2020.
Lindsay Broadband, Iskratel team on GPON and XGS-PON solutions
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9/1/2020   Post a comment
Lindsay Broadband and Iskratel have partnered to offer end-to-end GPON and XGS-PON solutions to customers in the Americas.
Alaska Communications secures spectrum for fixed-wireless broadband
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8/31/2020   Post a comment
Alaska Communications has secured spectrum through the FCC auction for licenses in the shared Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) band.
Liberty Broadband closes private offering
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8/28/2020   Post a comment
Liberty Broadband Corporation closes private offering of $575M of 2.75% exchangeable senior debentures due 2050.
Cumberland Connect taps Calix for broadband network
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8/27/2020   Post a comment
Tennessee cooperative works with Calix to complete end-to-end fiber network integration 83% faster.
Bluebird extends fiber network to Strafford, Missouri
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8/27/2020   Post a comment
Bluebird's latest network expansion follows a series of buildouts in rural Missouri.
TIM, Tiscali set terms for FiberCop partnership
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8/27/2020   Post a comment
TIM and Tiscali sign memorandum of understanding for co-investment through FiberCop.
Luna Innovations brings fiber to smart bridge in Italy
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8/26/2020   Post a comment
Luna Innovations teams with CETENA, GHT Photonics to create and implement fiber-optic health monitoring system for Polcevera Viaduct bridge in Italy.
Virgin Media launches 'Essential Broadband' plan
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8/26/2020   Post a comment
Virgin Media debuts new broadband service targeted at customers facing financial difficulty.
Vodafone Gigafast Broadband goes live in 15 UK towns, cities
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8/25/2020   Post a comment
Vodafone Gigafast Broadband is now available for 360,000 homes and businesses across Birmingham, Bristol and Liverpool.
ITS builds fiber for autonomous vehicle testbed
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8/24/2020   Post a comment
ITS builds full fiber network to support testing of connected and autonomous vehicles at London's Smart Mobility Living Lab.
Everstream, Windstream bring 400GbE services to market
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8/24/2020   Post a comment
Everstream and Windstream announced the operational turn-up of long-haul 400 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) Wavelength Services.
Conexon, Osmose working to ensure rapid FTTH deployment
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8/21/2020   Post a comment
Conexon leverages partner Osmose Utilities Services to help electric cooperatives deploy FTTH networks within accelerated deadlines.
i3 Broadband announces fiber plans for Jacksonville, Illinois
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8/20/2020   Post a comment
i3 Broadband has partnered with Jacksonville, Illinois, to make 100% fiber-optic broadband services available citywide.
UVAX taps MaxLinear to power smart city solutions
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8/20/2020   Post a comment
UVAX has selected a MaxLinear G.hn Wave-2 chipset to develop connected street light solutions for smart cities.
Clearfield enables carriers to further extend FTTP, 5G
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8/20/2020   Post a comment
New StreetSmart Small Count Fiber Hand-Off Box from Clearfield better aligns capital expense with fiber management and turnup at small cell sites.
Calix adds Automated Network Service Provisioning feature
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8/19/2020   Post a comment
Calix's introduction of Automated Network Service Provisioning through SMx enables providers to get valuable services to market faster.
CityFibre makes 40M (US$53M) investment in Swindon
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8/19/2020   Post a comment
The CityFibre investment means nearly every home and business in Swindon will gain access to next-generation broadband.
Openreach connects 1,200 premises in Merthyr Tydfil
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8/19/2020   Post a comment
Openreach announces that over 1,200 Merthyr Tydfil homes and businesses can now access full fiber broadband speeds of up to 1 Gbit/s.
Calix announces new Customer Success service
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8/18/2020   Post a comment
Calix intros new product offering to enable communications service providers (CSPs) to deliver new subscriber services.
Logix Fiber Networks teams with DartPoints for edge interconnection
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8/18/2020   Post a comment
Partnership with Logix Fiber Networks interconnects DartPoints facilities to enable single-hop access to 150+ data centers and peering hubs.
Vodafone intros 'Work and Play' broadband line
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8/17/2020   Post a comment
Vodafone now offers a second broadband line giving customers dedicated broadband for home working.
Virgin Media's Project Lightning reaches Old Whittingham
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8/17/2020   Post a comment
Virgin Media has connected 3,600 homes in Old Whittingham, Derbyshire, to its FTTP broadband network.
Calix expands support for CAF II recipients
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8/13/2020   Post a comment
Calix expands compliance and testing support for CAF II recipients as reporting deadlines approach.
Transition debuts 10 Gigabit Ethernet NIC
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8/13/2020   Post a comment
Transition Networks debuts PCIe 10 Gigabit Ethernet Fiber Network Interface Card (NIC) optimized for data centers.
Full Circle Fiber acquires Noble
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8/13/2020   Post a comment
Noble will continue to operate independently under its new name, Noble Broadband LLC.
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