Regulatory News

  1. Netsam Boosts Metro Network Capacity With ADVA Technology
    9/17/2019

    ADVA recently announced that Netsam has deployed its FSP 3000 and FSP 150 to dramatically expand its metro network and answer fierce data demand

  2. Coating Of Fiber End Faces: Increased Capacity And Quality Thanks To Optimized Technology
    9/12/2019

    LASER COMPONENTS USA, specialized provider of components and services in the laser and optoelectronics industry, has been able to significantly expand its range of services for the coating of fiber end faces. The company is now in a position to produce larger quantities and at the same time has created ideal conditions for processing other fiber types. This means that customers benefit from a larger product range and price advantages through cost-efficient production.

  3. Tri-County Rural Electric Cooperative, Pennsylvania’s First To Deliver High Speed Broadband, Goes All In On Fiber With Calix
    9/12/2019

    Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX) today announced Tri-Co Connections, the newly formed broadband arm of the Tri-County Rural Electric Cooperative, is deploying a complete set of Calix solutions to build its first fiber network

  4. Acacia Communications To Demonstrate Industry-First Coherent 1.2T Single-Chip, Single-Channel Module
    9/12/2019

    Acacia Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACIA), a leading provider of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products, today announced its AC1200-SC2 (SC ‘squared’) coherent module, the first single-chip coherent module to deliver 1.2 Terabit (1.2T) on a single-channel

  5. NBN Co Adopts Infinera Transcend Network Automation Solution To Enhance Australia’s Open-Access Broadband Network
    9/9/2019

    Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that NBN Co, Australia’s wholesale open-access broadband provider, installed self-healing capabilities into its transit network with the deployment of Infinera’s Transcend software-defined networking (SDN) solution

  6. Entanglement Sent Over 50 km Of Optical Fiber
    8/29/2019

    The quantum internet promises absolutely tap-proof communication and powerful distributed sensor networks for new science and technology. However, because quantum information cannot be copied, it is not possible to send this information over a classical network.

  7. Smartoptics Adds 32G Fibre Channel DWDM Transceivers To Its Portfolio Of Solutions For Storage Area Networks
    8/22/2019

    Smartoptics, a leading provider of open optical networking solutions, recently announced the availability of a new series of transceivers and an open line system for 32G Fibre Channel SAN applications

  8. Major Network Operator Optimizes Fiber With Tellabs 1000 MSAP 10 Gigabit Ethernet Card
    8/21/2019

    Tellabs, the long-standing leader in broadband access solutions for global telecommunications service providers, announces that a prominent North American service provider has deployed the Tellabs® 1000 Multiservice Access Platform (MSAP) Feature Package 17.0 (FP17) and the Tellabs® 10 Gigabit Ethernet 226 (GbE226) plug-in card in conjunction with Coarse Wave Division Multiplexing (CWDM) solutions that maximize the utilization of scarce fiber facilities in their outside plant network

  9. ProLabs Unveils Active Solutions Portfolio To Advance Fiber Infrastructure Ahead Of 5G Rollout
    8/15/2019

    ProLabs, a global leader in optical networking and connectivity solutions, has announced the EON-OMP-2 optical platform

  10. Researchers Turn Off Backscattering, Aim To Improve Optical Data Transmission
    8/12/2019

    Engineers at the University of Illinois have found a way to redirect misfit light waves to reduce energy loss during optical data transmission. In a study, researchers exploited an interaction between light and sound waves to suppress the scattering of light from material defects – which could lead to improved fiber optic communication. Their findings are published in the journal Optica.