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Eutelsat Announces Q4, 2018 Financial Results
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7/31/2019   Post a comment
Eutelsat Eutelsat reports Q4 revenue of €1.3 billion ($1.5 billion) and annual 2018 revenue of €3.21 billion ($3.6 billion).
Redzone WIreless Uses FWA, Fiber to Serve Maine Homes
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7/31/2019   Post a comment
Service provider now delivers 25 Mbps speeds to 280,000 households — representing 50% of all Maine homes, Redzone Wireless says.
Coop Generates 9X Increase in Response Rate With Calix
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7/31/2019   Post a comment
Calix Marketing Cloud and Customer Success Services reveal behavioral insights that are driving massive increases in subscriber response to revenue generating upgrade and education campaigns.
South Africa's Vox Signs Deal With Satellite Operator Avanti
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7/29/2019   Post a comment
Three-year master distributor contract will allow service provider to bring broadband to sub-Saharan regions of the country, helping to connect under- and unserved residents, Vox predicts.
SSE Telecom to Provide Three UK Fiber Backhaul in London's Oxford Street
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7/26/2019   Post a comment
SSE will use rapid-deployment methods to meet Three UK's ambitious 5G rollout plans, which include the debut of its home broadband service in London next month.
Alaska Communications Wins Multi-Million-Dollar Deal
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7/22/2019   Post a comment
Alaska Communications won a pre-funded contract to build a high-capacity network in Alaska and to provide network services to an international telecommunications carrier and its customer.
Crosslake Fibre Picks BSO for Network Under Lake Ontario
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7/22/2019   Post a comment
New submarine and terrestrial fiber-optic cable system designed to serve financial markets in Canada and US.
WISI OTT Transcoder Now Available for MobiTV Connect
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7/19/2019   Post a comment
New partnership allows cable operators planning to launch multi-screen services with MobiTV to use WISI's transcoder for their headend.
ADTRAN Releases Preliminary Q2 Revenue of $156.4M
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7/17/2019   Post a comment
Second-quarter revenue increased to $156.4 million in preliminary reporting, as ADTRAN examines E&O reserves and inventory controls before finalizing financials.
COM-IN Chooses DZS-KeyMile for All-Fiber Network
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7/16/2019   Post a comment
German broadband provider and utility COM-IN expects all residents and businesses to access its optical full-fiber network by 2021.
Zayo Expands Fiber Into Central Florida
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7/16/2019   Post a comment
Provider plans to add more than 2,000 miles of fiber in fast-growing Tampa and Orlando regions.
Zayo Fiber Generates Connectivity Deal With Healthcare Provider
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7/12/2019   Post a comment
The solution uses Zayo's New York metro fiber footprint of 2,200-plus route miles, which already connects more than 1,000 buildings and 50 data centers.
FCC Seeks Comment on $100M Telehealth Pilot Featuring Broadband Discount
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7/11/2019   Post a comment
The Federal Communications Commission seeks comment on how to avoid impacting existing Universal Service Program funding and the types of broadband service providers eligible to participate.
Nokia Expands Whole-Home WiFi Portfolio
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7/9/2019   Post a comment
Finnish vendor adds new beacon and expands existing products' features to help simplify whole-home network setup and enhance residential WiFi.
Indonesia Chooses Thales Alenia Consortium for Satellite
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7/5/2019   Post a comment
Indonesia's Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (Kominfo) consortium Thales Alenia Space, led by Pasifik Satelit Nusantara for new broadband telecommunication satellite.
Windstream Uses FWA to Serve Rural Iowa
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7/2/2019   Post a comment
The combination of fixed wireless access and Connect America Funds brings high-speed broadband to some un- and under-served regions of the United States.
Orange Business Makes Exec Changes in 'Internet of Enterprises' Focus
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7/2/2019   Post a comment
Announcements are designed to support operator's focus on new business ecosystem where people, objects, processes and infrastructures are constantly connected and sharing data along the digital value chain, CEO says.
Prysmian's New 525 KV HVDC Cables Address Reliability, Environment, Efficiency
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7/1/2019   Post a comment
The two 525 kV extruded land cable systems completed one-year qualification testing with P-Laser and XLPE insulation, Prysmian Group said.

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Over the next two years, approximately 60% of service providers (both large and small) will adopt virtualization on a wide scale across their networks, according to the latest survey report from Ovum. Why are providers making these moves? Is there an easy way to start?

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