Fiberoptic & Broadband News

Below you can find a compilation of the most interesting articles on the web from leading publications regarding the Fiber Technology Industry. If you feel your article is missing, please let us know and send us your publication:

Chorus trials 10Gbps broadband


Chorus gigabit broadband customers in Auckland and Wellington can apply to be among the first to trial a new 10Gbps-speed service. New Zealand carrier Chorus has announced that it will be triallin... » Read more

B4RN Win Support from MP Tim Farron Over Loss of EIS Tax Relief


The Liberal Democrat MP for South Lakes, Tim Farron, has given his support to rural ISP B4RN over the recent loss of their tax relief following changes to the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS), wh... » Read more

Rural UK Full Fibre Broadband ISP B4RN Expand to Create 20 Jobs


Lancashire-based rural ISP B4RN (Broadband for the Rural North) has announced that they intend to almost double their staff count by hiring a further 20 people. The additional hires will help to gr... » Read more

UK FTTH Grows as Global Fixed Broadband Subscribers Hit 1 Billion


A new report has revealed that 81% of global fixed broadband ISP subscriptions were fibre optic ( FTTH /B/C) and cable (DOCSIS) based during Q3 2018, while the total number of connections increased... » Read more

Denmark's Stofa Offers Glimpse of the Future HFC Network


If you want to take a gander at what the HFC network of the future might look like, consider paying a visit to Stofa in Denmark. There, Stofa has been teaming with Arris Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ARRS) o... » Read more

Eurobites: Vodafone Presses 'Pause' Button on Huawei Gear


Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Q3 revenue down at Vodafone; Poland set to ban Huawei from 5G networks; Open Fiber turns to Nokia for Italian job. Vodafone Group plc (NYSE: VOD) has decided ... » Read more

Nokia lands big FTTH win in Italy


The Finnish tech giant will be working with Open Fiber to deliver gigabit broadband services across Italy Open Fiber has selected Nokia as its lead technology partner for an extensive fibre to the ... » Read more

Why Wi-Fi alone cannot meet consumer expectations


The high-speed race for delivering broadband services to homes is on and Asia is in the lead. The availability of higher and higher access speeds into the home boosts the demand for a high performi... » Read more