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  1. Brazilian National Service Provider Eletronet Chooses Telia Carrier IP Transit To Boost Regional Internet Connectivity

    Eletronet, Brazil’s national service provider, recently announced that it has selected Telia Carrier’s global fiber backbone to provide dedicated Internet access to its customers in the Brazilian market

  2. Researchers Create Microlaser That Flies Along Hollow Optical Fiber

    For the first time, researchers have optically trapped and propelled a particle-based laser for centimeters inside an optical fiber. The new flying microlaser enables highly sensitive temperature measurements along the length of the fiber and could offer a novel way to precisely deliver light to remote and inaccessible locations.

  3. CALIENT Edge|640 Optical Circuit Switch Offers Industry’s Highest Density Fiber Optic Cross Connect

    CALIENT Technologies, Inc., the global leader for optical switching technology, recently announced the Edge|640, a new Optical Circuit Switch (OCS) with 640 fiber-optic cross connections – up to twice the capacity of the company’s market leading S320 OCS

  4. Foxconn Interconnect Technology, Ltd. Announces General Availability Of 100G BiDi Fiber Optic Transceiver Module

    Foxconn Interconnect Technology, Limited ("FIT"), a leading supplier of optical communications solutions, today announced the general availability of its 100 Gbps Bidirectional (100G BiDi) QSFP28 multimode fiber (MMF) transceiver module for 100 Gigabit Ethernet Applications

  5. Semtech Announces Low Power, Reduced Die Size SR4 And Active Optical Cable Chipset For 100G Applications

    Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, today announced the immediate availability of a quad ClearEdge® CDR with integrated VCSEL laser driver and the quad ClearEdge CDR with integrated TIA.

  6. Ameritek Ventures Projects Supply Of Optical Fiber To Remain Insufficient To Meet Robust Network Demand

    Ameritek Ventures (OTC:  ATVK) (“the Company”), today announced that it expects the global supply of optical fiber preforms to remain insufficient to meet industry demand through 2018

  7. Unite Private Networks Extends Its Fiber Infrastructure To New DataBank Legacy Park Data Center

    Unite Private Networks (UPN), a leading provider of high-capacity, fiber-based communication networks, today announces it is the first carrier offering a full suite of high-bandwidth Ethernet, IP, dark fiber and data transport services to customers in the new DataBank Plano, Texas data center

  8. Applied Optoelectronics Announces 200 Gbps PAM4 PIN Photodiode Array

    Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:AAOI), a leading provider of fiber-optic access network products for the internet datacenter, cable broadband, telecom and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) markets, announced the development of 200 Gigabits per second (Gbps) PIN photodiode (PD) array chips for high-speed optical receivers

  9. Cisco Disrupts Optical Transport With Innovative Modular Platforms

    The constant need for more bandwidth is driving innovation in networking platforms, providing more value through increased flexibility, scale and automation

  10. POET And Accelink Agree To Co-Develop Transceivers For 100/400G Markets

    POET Technologies Inc. (“POET”) (OTCQX:POETF) (TSX Venture:PTK), a designer, developer and manufacturer of optoelectronic devices, including light sources, passive wave guides and Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC), today announced the Company has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the co-development of products with Accelink Technologies Co., Ltd. (“Accelink”), a leading global supplier of optical components and subsystem products to the datacom, telecom and network access markets