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01 June 2023

Following the green light from the European Commission, the service provider and operator will set up a newco to bring network speeds of 10Gb/s to the country.

31 May 2023

The operator says that the new route is its shortest ever, and brings its One Africa Digital Network up to 110,000km.

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30 May 2023

The $3.6m investment will bring full-fibre connectivity to more than 9,000 homes and businesses.

Area of impact where Lumos will initially bring its 100% Fiber Optic Internet and Total Home Wi-Fi in Johnston and Harnett County, North Carolina. (Graphic credit: Business Wire)

26 May 2023

The funds will help to build nearly 600 miles of full-fibre network across the two U.S. counties.

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25 May 2023

The technology showcased download speeds of 15Gb/s and upload speeds of nearly 2Gb/s.

CommScope made the announcement at this year's ANGA COM conference and exhibition (credit: CommScope)

24 May 2023

It was announced at ANGA COM that the three companies will collaborate to deploy DOCSIS 3.1 and R-PHY distributed access architecture to deliver faster speeds.


Ofcom reaches its decision on Openreach wholesale fibre pricing

24 May 2023

The Equinox 2 price plan for FTTP wholesale services was due to launch in April, but the regulator said it needed more time to consider the proposal.

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Vietnam's internet landscape gets a boost with Nokia and VNPT's 10G fibre broadband

24 May 2023

The initial rollout will connect 10,000 homes and businesses in the eight largest provinces of the country.

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Telstra Wholesale makes 400Gb/s services available on intercapital routes

23 May 2023

The new services are available on routes between Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane.

Micron Technology's facility in Shanghai, China (credit: Micron Technology)

China bans Micron technology in critical infrastructure amidst security concerns

22 May 2023

The Cyberspace Administration of China said that it found “serious potential network security issues” in the semiconductor supplier’s products.

BT to reduce workforce by up to 55,000 by 2030

19 May 2023

The UK incumbent says that the end of its fibre build, combined with the arrival of AI technology would reduce both its workforce and cost base.

Nokia, Chunghwa Telecom demo 25G PON viability for 5G fronthaul

18 May 2023

The trial demonstrates that the same fibre networks using 25G PON technology for backhaul traffic could support the capacity and latency demands of fronthaul.

TalkTalk, CityFibre alliance to boost wholesale B2B Ethernet offering

18 May 2023

The partnership will allow TalkTalk’s wholesale partners access to CityFibre’s B2B Ethernet infrastructure.

Altnet operators pass 25% of UK with full-fibre broadband

17 May 2023

This is according to the “Metrics for the UK independent network sector” report from UK altnet representative body, INCA

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Juniper Networks launches R&D initiative to help to shape next-generation networks

17 May 2023

The initiative is in collaboration with big industry names such as EuroFiber, Intel, Purdue University as well as other customers, partners and academic institutions.

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Great Plains Communications enhances network capability with coherent routing

16 May 2023

The network’s technology enhancements are designed to enable new 5G, cloud services and customer experience

ANGA COM 2023: Topics, technology and news

15 May 2023

The ANGA COM conference and exhibition took place from 23-25 May in Cologne. Here is a round-up of just some of the technology announcements, demonstrations and news from the event.

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Zain and Omantel launch newco for wholesale in the Middle East

15 May 2023

The joint venture is designed to provide connectivity services to Middle Eastern operators, as well as international carriers, data centres, hyperscalers, content, and cloud providers.