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What a fiber optic company does behind the scenes is often as important as a new product announcement. Here you’ll find fiber optic company announcements of partnerships, personnel changes, facility expansion (and contraction), and more. You’ll also find comment on such fiber optic company events.

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Chuck Robbins to succeed John Chambers as Cisco CEO

05/04/2015 The board of directors of Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) has selected current Senior Vice President of Worl...

Comcast launches investment company

04/06/2015 Comcast Corp. has launched a new company that will invest and operate domestic and international ...

Fujitsu targets 5 billion yen for new venture funding

04/01/2015 Fujitsu has created a new corporate venture fund armed with 5 billion yen to invest in ICT techno...

Frontier to change CEOs

03/03/2015 Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ:FTR) has announced that current president and COO Daniel J....

JDSU reveals names for post-split companies

02/27/2015 For those of you wondering which arm of JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) would retain the family name once the...

Netrality Properties expands into Houston

02/10/2015 Netrality Properties, a colocation/connectivity company that debuted last month, has expanded its...

Sterlite beefs up broadband research

02/03/2015 Fiber-maker Sterlite Technologies (BSE: 532374, NSE:STRTECH) says it will support its home countr...

Orange to fund startups via Digital Ventures investment program

01/22/2015 French telecom giant Orange says it will launch an early stage investment program aimed at suppor...

LightPath Technologies closes $1.3M private placement with Pudong Science & Technology

01/22/2015 LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH), which supplies optical components and subsystems, sa...

Netrality Properties to offer meet me rooms with no monthly cross-connect charges

01/16/2015 Real estate development firm Amerimar Enterprises, Inc. and Allied Fiber CEO and founder Hunter N...

AFL adds to patent portfolio

01/15/2015 AFL says it recently has been awarded four new patents. They cover technologies related to the co...

Integra adds Electric Lightwave, Integra Business fiber network units

01/13/2015 Fiber-optic network services provider Integra has announced the creation of a pair of new busines...

ADVA Optical Networking names Nikos Theodosopoulos chairman of Supervisory Board

01/12/2015 Optical transport systems vendor ADVA Optical Networking (FSE: ADV) has made Nikos Theodosopoulos...

Fiber Optic Center names Kathleen Skelton director of strategic marketing

01/08/2015 Fiber-optic components, equipment, and supplies distributor Fiber Optic Center, Inc. (FOC) has hi...

ZTE takes stake in components vendor Enablence

12/16/2014 Chinese optical systems vendor ZTE Corp. (H: 0763.HK/A: 000063.SZ) has invested CAD$2.7 million (...

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