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08 June 2023

The provider owns an international fibre network encompassing more than 132,000km across approximately 865+ points-of-presence (PoPs).

08 June 2023

The programme is designed to advance access to high-speed internet as a fundamental right in collaboration with private, public, non-profit sectors to benefit underserved communities in rural regions of India

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06 June 2023

The EAGLE-1 satellite will be equipped with security features developed by ID Quantique and TESAT.

05 June 2023

The field trial successfully harnessed entanglement-based QKD technology developed by Quantum Optics Jena and Adva’s encryption solution.

Broadway Partners was founded in 2016 with the aim of bringing full-fibre network access to communities across Scotland and Wales (credit: Broadway Partners)

05 June 2023

The company says that it will continue to trade and be available for customers through the administration process.

Superior Essex Communications is building an additional 90,000 square feet adjacent to the current fibre manufacturing plant in Brownwood, Texas (Credit: Superior Essex Communications)

02 June 2023

The $73m investment in fibre optic cable manufacture is designed to help connect American communities and create 170 manufacturing jobs.


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New speed record set for industry standard optical fibre

02 June 2023

The optical fibre, which has 19 cores and a standard cladding diameter could enable a transmission capacity of 1.7Pb/s in subsea communications networks.

EC approves Telenet and Fluvius partnership for Belgium network upgrade

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.

Liquid Dataport launches 3,800km fibre route between the East and West Coasts of Africa

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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GoNetspeed brings full-fibre network to City of Easthampton premises

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)

Lumos invests $50m in full-fibre for Johnston and Harnett County

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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Successful field trial for Technetix on tier 1 operator network

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)

PŸUR, CommScope, and braun telecom bring multi-gigabit broadband to Germany

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.