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  1. Unite Private Networks To Provide Connectivity Solution For The City Of Allen

    Unite Private Networks (UPN), a leading provider of high-capacity, fiber-based communication networks, announced today a new partnership with the City of Allen, Texas. UPN is providing a dark fiber ring connecting eight city buildings together via state-of-the-art infrastructure. UPN is also providing the City high speed Internet connectivity

  2. Ranger Point Precision Announces New Fiber Optic Rifle Sights

    Ranger Point Precision, a leading innovator and producer of performance parts for pistols and rifles, today announced the availability of new fiber optic front sights for rifles that are exceptionally bright with a fine aim point, have an elegant and robust design that protects the light pipe, and fit any rifle with a standard 3/8" dovetail barrel cut or front sight base (Marlin Firearms, Remington, Savage Arms, Henry Repeating Arms, Winchester Repeating Arms and more)

  3. Silicon Line To Double Production Capacity Of Key Components Used In Optical Cables For HDMI And Other Connectivity Standards

    Silicon Line GmbH (, the global leader in developing and providing innovative optical link technology for consumer, commercial and industrial electronics, announced it is doubling the capacity of its manufacturing facility in Hasselt, Belgium

  4. Scientists Move Quantum Optic Networks A Step Closer To Reality

    Scientists have moved quantum optic networks a step closer to reality. The ability to precisely control the interactions of light and matter at the nanoscale could help such a network transmit larger amounts of data more quickly and securely than an electrical network.

  5. PolyOne Announces Acquisition Of Fiber-Line

    PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced the acquisition of Fiber-Line, a global leader in customized engineered fibers and composite materials for $120 million

  6. Transition Networks Brings Additional Flexibility To Fiber-To-The-Desktop Applications With New PCIe Dual Speed Ethernet Fiber Network Interface Card

    Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of edge connectivity solutions, today announced it has expanded its offering for government and enterprise fiber-to-the-desktop (FTTD) applicationsthrough the addition of a new PCIe Dual Speed 100/1000 Mbps Ethernet Fiber Network Interface Card (NIC) with an open small form-factor pluggable (SFP) design, offering flexible connectivity and simplified ordering and logistics

  7. Create Small Form Factor 10G Passive Optical Network Applications With Microchip's PolarFire FPGA Burst Mode Receiver

    While most current optical line terminal (OLT) implementations are in central office formats with large port counts in huge chassis configurations, there is growing demand amongst system architects, chief technology officers and carriers for fewer port, compact, low-power and low-cost form factors for 10G passive optical network (PON) OLTs

  8. ECI Debuts 1.2T Dual Channel Blade For New Age Of Adaptive Optical Networking

    ECI®, a global provider of ELASTIC Network® solutions for service providers, critical infrastructures and data center operators, today announced the debut of the TM1200, a 1.2T blade (dual 600G channel) which allows for a truly programmable, adaptive optical network

  9. Reflex Photonics Launches A New And Unique 24-Lane Optical Generator And Switch To Support Optical System Designers

    Reflex Photonics is proud to grow its portfolio of integrated test systems by launching a unique Optical Generator/Switch product that will enable optical system designers to test performance and functionality of Reflex Photonics’ LightABLE™ optical transceivers as used within optical interconnects

  10. ADVA Delivers 300G Over Trans-Atlantic Distance In FSP 3000 TeraFlex™ Trial

    ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that its FSP 3000 CloudConnect™ TeraFlex™ has succeeded in transporting 300Gbit/s of data per wavelength over a 6,800km fiber link