Fiber & Broadband News

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

SiFi Networks Secures $450 million Funding for its Innovative 'Dig-Once' FTTH Network Rollout


SiFi Networks (SiFi) , the leading North American developer of open access fiber optic networks, has successfully secured significant capital which will allow the company to meet the pent up demand... » Read more

Nokia and Openreach to deliver ultra-fast broadband in the UK


Nokia has announced that UK-based Openreach will deploy its fiber solutions to bring ultra-fast and reliable broadband to around 20 million home across the country by the mid-to-late 2020s. The Fin... » Read more

Industry’s First XGS PON Deployment in Student Housing Receives Gold Innovation Award


FARMINGDALE, N.J.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- LightSpeed Technologies, Inc. , Nokia’s top VAR in North America, assisted Michigan-based Spartan Net in deploying the industry’s first XGS PON so... » Read more

Openreach Selects ADTRAN as 3rd Strategic UK FTTP Supplier


Openreach ( BT ) has today announced that they’ve selected ADTRAN’s Software-Defined Fibre Access Platform to help support the roll-out of their new 1Gbps capable Fibre-to-the-Premises ... » Read more

The UK's fiber gap is not closing fast enough


Years before it bungled its response to COVID-19 , the UK was accused of bungling its approach to fiber broadband. Until recently, it had resisted investment in full-fiber networks as if they were ... » Read more

Ciena hires CTO for EMEA region


HANOVER, Md. – Ciena recently appointed Jürgen Hatheier as Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Strategic Sales for the EMEA region. A transformational technology leader, J&uum... » Read more

Cityfibre’s 1Gbps FTTH Broadband Goes Live in Northampton UK


After starting the roll-out in September 2019, it now looks as if Cityfibre ’s new £40m and 1Gbps capable Fibre-to-the-Home ( FTTH ) broadband ISP network in the East Midlands (England)... » Read more

Eurobites: Altice teams up with Morgan Stanley for new fiber JV in Portugal


Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: UK boosts support for tech startups; Imagination Technologies' HQ can stay in the UK, says Canyon Bridge; O2 CTO sticks up for his engineers; Arcep joins GSA.... » Read more