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Community IoT: Good for Neighbors – & Enterprises Too
Last Message: 10/31/2017
  Comments: 6
AT&T Whips the Gfast Horse, Demanding Faster
Last Message: 10/30/2017
  Comments: 1
Could Brexit Boost Britain's Broadband?
Last Message: 10/29/2017
  Comments: 53
Democrats Push a 'Better Broadband Deal'
Last Message: 10/26/2017
  Comments: 43
Broadband Downgrade: How the FCC Is Failing the Nation
Last Message: 10/26/2017
  Comments: 51
Chewing the Broadband Fat at BBWF 2017
Last Message: 10/26/2017
  Comments: 2
FCC's Ajit Pai Heads to Europe
Last Message: 10/25/2017
  Comments: 36
Hurricane Harvey: The Industry Responds
Last Message: 10/25/2017
  Comments: 76
Rhode Island: Fastest Broadband in the Land
Last Message: 10/24/2017
  Comments: 11
CSPs Counter Fake News to Build Real 5G Success Stories
Last Message: 10/23/2017
  Comments: 3
How to Get Last Mile Connectivity Technology Right
Last Message: 10/23/2017
  Comments: 9
Hey, Webscale Giants: Collaboration Beats Disruption
Last Message: 10/23/2017
  Comments: 7
AT&T Exec Puts Access Space in Open Source Spotlight
Last Message: 10/22/2017
  Comments: 3
Google Fiber Team Digs Into BBWF
Last Message: 10/22/2017
  Comments: 7
Smart Cities: Data Is Lifeblood, Telcos King
Last Message: 10/19/2017
  Comments: 26
How to Enable Content Security & Beat Piracy
Last Message: 10/18/2017
  Comments: 24
NGPON2 & 5G Backhaul: Both Friend & Foe
Last Message: 10/18/2017
  Comments: 9
ADTRAN 10G-EPON Virtual R-OLTs Bridge Old & New Worlds
Last Message: 10/18/2017
  Comments: 1
AT&T & FTTP: Reaching 14M by 2019
Last Message: 10/17/2017
  Comments: 32
Techs Need New Tools for Next-Gen Networks
Last Message: 10/16/2017
  Comments: 17
10 Tech Transformation Challenges Operators Face
Last Message: 10/15/2017
  Comments: 4
Full Duplex DOCSIS 3.1 Amps Upstream Capabilities
Last Message: 10/15/2017
  Comments: 6
To NG-PON2 or XGS-PON, That Is the Question
Last Message: 10/15/2017
  Comments: 8
Gfast Bridges Urban Digital Divide
Last Message: 10/15/2017
  Comments: 16
Nokia Extends Virtualization Portfolio
Last Message: 10/15/2017
  Comments: 10
Orange Deploys Fiber to Jordan's Homes
Last Message: 10/9/2017
  Comments: 12
Tele Columbus Rebrands as PYUR
Last Message: 10/6/2017
  Comments: 10
Pay-TV Providers: Dial In to Innovation, Report Says
Last Message: 10/5/2017
  Comments: 65
In Days, Calix Integrates AXOS With OpenDaylight Carbon
Last Message: 10/2/2017
  Comments: 5

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After suffering many quarters of financial and broadband subscriber losses, Frontier Communications' bond owners are ready for dramatic change – including a replacement for CEO Dan McCarthy (pictured), Bloomberg reports today, citing several sources.
Following an acceleration of network construction, Altice USA's FTTP deployment now spans 10% of its Optimum footprint that covers parts of New York, Connecticut and New Jersey.
Competitive cable operator also generating some operational benefits from its new whole-home WiFi offer.
Slowed or paused purchasing by two major international operators, DT & Telmex, causes ADTRAN's third-quarter revenues to fall 22.9%.
Verizon and Calix bonded four wavelengths in the lab, bringing Verizon closer to its goal of one unified network for multiple services, says Kevin Smith, vice president of network planning at Verizon, during Calix ConneXions 2019 in Las Vegas.
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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 ...
At the recent Broadband World Forum 2019 event, Lincoln Lavoie from the University of New Hampshire Interoperability Lab (UNH-IOL) gives an update ...
At the Broadband World Forum 2019 in Amsterdam, Light Reading's Iain Morris and Ray Le Maistre discuss some of the industry's hot developments, ...
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
  • GPON vs EPON Rates & Reach
  • ITU vs IEEE – Where’s the difference?
  • Future Growth

Broadband World Forum Perspectives
As the Senior Digital Experience Strategist at Canadian operator Rogers Communications, Lindsey Omelon build on her years of marketing experience to approach her strategy with a hybrid ...
There's certainly no shortage of hype around the use of AI in the telecoms sector, but fewer instances of real-world deployments. South Korean national operator KT is one of those ...
Do a Google search of 'artificial intelligence broadband' and you'll get more than 9 million results in less than a second: The sheer volume of content out there shouldn't surprise anyone ...
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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