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  1. MetroNet Fiber Announces Acquisition Of Lansing’s LightSpeed Fiber
    1/31/2019

    MetroNet Fiber Inc., a provider of fiber-optic internet, TV and phone service in more than 50 cities in Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky, recently announced the acquisition of Lansing-based LightSpeed Fiber Communications, a fiber-optic internet company serving Lansing, Grand Rapids, Southfield, Huntington Woods and Ypsilanti

  2. Technica Releases New Family Of Fabry Perot Sensors And Filters
    1/30/2019

    Strain, temperature and pressure monitoring applications in harsh environments to 700 degrees Celsius would benefit greatly by using micro Fabry-Perot optical sensing technology

  3. FirstLight Enhances Product Portfolio With Addition Of 'Managed Edge' Solutions
    1/29/2019

    FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast, announced today the latest addition to its comprehensive portfolio of fiber-based services: Managed Edge

  4. Applied Optoelectronics Announces Sampling Of 400G Silicon-Photonics Optical Module
    1/22/2019

    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, today announced customer sample availability of 400G optical modules based on silicon-photonics technology

  5. AFL Ventures Beyond Today’s Limits With The ASCEND Platform
    1/21/2019

    AFL, an international manufacturer of fiber optic cable, equipment and accessories, is launching ASCEND, a modular high-density platform that sets the standard in larger and more technical data center environments

  6. Softing Inc. Launches XpertClean Fiber Optic Cleaning Kits
    1/21/2019

    Softing Inc. recently introduces the XpertClean line of fiber optic cleaning kits complete with a cleaning process for fiber cable certifiers, IT managers, and network troubleshooters

  7. Light Source Communications And John Laing Group Team-Up To Develop A Dark Fiber Route In North Carolina And Tennessee
    1/21/2019

    Light Source Communications, a dark fiber provider of communications infrastructure in the U.S., along with John Laing Group plc, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, is pleased to announce they have teamed to progress the evaluation of a new long-haul dark fiber route in North Carolina and Tennessee

  8. Socionext To Showcase Advanced SoC Design Solutions At DesignCon 2019
    1/17/2019

    Socionext Inc., a world leading silicon supplier, will feature its advanced SoC designs including 112G SerDes, 120+ GS/s ADC/DAC, AI technology, high-performance memory, multi-die packaging and RF/mmWave solutions at the annual DesignCon conference, Jan. 30 – 31, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Booth 1234

  9. New Research Establishes Fundamental Principles Governing The Transmission Of Light-Delivered Data Through Nonreciprocal Circuitry
    1/16/2019

    The development of fiber optics technology has been indispensable to increasing the speed at which information is delivered over large distances by relying on light to carry information rather than electricity.

  10. Fujitsu Empowers Marcatel Open Optical Network For Improved Cost-Efficiency, Flexibility And Speed To Market
    1/15/2019

    Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. recently announced that international communications carrier Marcatel successfully deployed 1FINITY T310 transport blades in their commercial, long-haul optical transport network