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  1. Unite Private Networks Announces Partnership With Metroplex Communications
    11/20/2017

    Unite Private Networks (UPN), a leading provider of high-capacity, fiber-based communication networks is pleased to announce a recent partnership with DFW-based Metroplex Communications

  2. Partner Communications Announces Negotiations With Cellcom Re Potential Fiber Infrastructure Deployment And Right Of Use Agreement
    11/20/2017

    Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner" or the "Company"), a leading Israeli communications operator , announces that the Company is holding negotiations with Cellcom Israel Ltd. ("Cellcom"), another Israeli telecommunications operator, regarding a potential long term cooperation agreement, for the deployment of a fiber optics infrastructure by both companies, whereby each party will be entitled to purchase from time to time, as per its needs and at its sole discretion, fiber optic infrastructure services (including Indefeasible Right of Use - IRU) from the other party's present and/or future fiber optics infrastructure in order to connect residential buildings throughout Israel ("Agreement")

  3. Cellcom Israel Announces Negotiations With Partner Communications Company Re Potential Fiber Infrastructure Deployment And Right Of Use Agreement
    11/20/2017

    Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company"), announced today that it is holding negotiations with Partner Communications Company Ltd. or Partner, another Israeli telecommunications operator, regarding a potential long term cooperation agreement for the deployment of fiber optic infrastructure by both companies, whereby each party will be entitled to purchase from time to time, as per its needs and at its sole discretion, fiber optic infrastructure services (including Indefeasible Right of Use - IRU) in the other party's present and/or future fiber optics infrastructure in order to connect residential buildings throughout Israel

  4. Pioneer Consulting Directs Project Services For Crosslake Fibre’s Lake Ontario Subsea Cable System
    11/16/2017

    Providing technical guidance and project management for the Canadian dark fiber provider Crosslake Fibre, Pioneer Consulting’s engineering team is assisting with design, procurement, and project management of a 60km subsea fiber optic cable across Lake Ontario

  5. New Discovery On The Superior Reliability Of Gigalight 100G Optical Transceiver
    11/15/2017

    Gigalight announced that Gigalight 100G QSFP28 LR4 optical transceiver had passed the strict double-85 verification test in reliability and have had an important discovery

  6. New Scan Heads Deliver Increased Stability Of Laser Beam Focus
    11/14/2017

    Cambridge Technology, a business unit of Novanta Corporation ("Novanta"), announced today the launch of its newest 3-axis scan heads, the Lightning™ II FX and ProSeries 2 FX for fiber laser applications.

  7. Applied Optoelectronics Announces 100 Gbps Per Lambda PAM4 Directly Modulated Lasers
    11/13/2017

    Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:AAOI), a leading provider of fiber-optic access network products for the internet datacenter, cable broadband, fiber-to-the-home and telecom markets, announced the development of uncooled 100 Gigabits per second (Gbps) per lambda PAM4 directly modulated lasers (DMLs) for 400 Gbps optical transceivers

  8. Fiber Optic Sensing Association Releases New Data On Global Installations
    11/8/2017

    The Fiber Optic Sensing Association (FOSA), the world's premier fiber optic sensing trade association, today released details on more than 1,300 installations of distributed fiber optic sensing (DFOS) around the world. The data reflects the largest representative sample ever published

  9. GAOTek Announces Its 400x Magnification Advanced Fiber Fusion Splicer
    11/7/2017

    GAOTek, a leading North American supplier of advanced T & M and engineering equipment, proudly presents its optical fiber fusion splicer with 400x magnification. This advanced product has two patented components, namely a 3-in-1 cutting fixture for rubber-insulated wire and a multi-functional 1+N optical fiber fixture

  10. Finisar 100G SWDM4 QSFP28 Transceiver Releases To Full Production
    11/6/2017

    Finisar (NASDAQ:FNSR) today announced that it is in full production of its 100G shortwave wavelength division multiplexing (SWDM) optical transceiver. The pluggable QSFP28 transceiver is the first mass-produced module capable of transmitting 100 Gbps over a single pair of multimode fibers, thereby enabling users to upgrade from existing 10 to 100 Gbps without altering the existing fiber infrastructure