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Fiber to the X (FTTX) comprises the many variants of fiber optic access infrastructure. These include fiber to the home (FTTH), fiber to the premise (FTTP), fiber to the building (FTTB), fiber to the node (FTTN), and fiber to the curb or cabinet (FTTC). You'll find FTTX news, FTTX products, and FTTX market research on this page.

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FTTX NEWS & PRODUCTS

Next Century Cities collaborate to promote gigabit broadband

10/20/2014 Thirty-two cities have launched a collaborative effort to promote deployment and use of gigabit-l...
Broadbandtrends gigabit broadband deployment drivers

Gigabit broadband driven by technology leadership desire survey says

10/20/2014 Such deployments are moving forward despite doubts operators expressed about customer needs for s...

XG-PON deployment by Telefónica supports 1-Gbps FTTH

10/17/2014 Spanish service provider Telefónica has chosen Huawei to supply 10-Gbps capable XG-PON equipment ...

First G.fast customer connected by Telekom Austria's A1 as part of trial

10/16/2014 A1, the domestic service provider subsidiary of the Telekom Austria Group, says it connected the ...

Atlanta, Chicago next up for 1-Gbps GigaPower service says AT&T

10/15/2014 AT&T says it plans to roll out its 1-Gbps U-verse with AT&T GigaPower service in the Chic...

ASSIA offers Optical Network Expresse for PON infrastructure

10/14/2014 ASSIA, Inc. has extended its DSL Expresse network management and optimization platform capabiliti...

AT&T completes gigabit upgrade for Austin customers

10/14/2014 AT&T says it has transitioned all U-verse with GigaPower customers to gigabit speeds and has ...

Lumbee River Electric chooses Calix GPON equipment

10/09/2014 Calix Inc. (NYSE: CALX) says that Lumbee River Electric Membership Corp. (LREMC) has selected the...

G.fast chipsets from Sckipio Technologies debut

10/08/2014 Communications semiconductor startup Sckipio Technologies has boosted the rush to G.fast with the...
Clearfield FieldSmart ZoneBox

Clearfield FieldSmart ZoneBox targets ceiling, floor installations

10/06/2014 Fiber management and connectivity supplier Clearfield, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLFD) has unveiled the latest...

Cox to offer residential gigabit serves in Phoenix this month

10/06/2014 Cable MSO Cox Communications says it will launch 1-Gbps broadband services to residents of Phoeni...

Hyperoptic targets four more UK cities for gigabit broadband

10/06/2014 UK alternative broadband services provider Hyperoptic says it will roll out its gigabit fiber to ...

RST Global Communications chooses WDM-PON gear from Transmode

10/06/2014 Optical transport systems vendor Transmode says that North Carolina alternative operator RST Glob...

Lantiq intros 300-Mbps capable FTTdp chipset

10/02/2014 Broadband access and home networking semiconductor vendor Lantiq has announced commercial availab...

Light Brigade expands fiber-optic training offerings in Canada

10/01/2014 Light Brigade, the education and training unit of AFL, will increase its slate of fiber-optic tra...

FTTX Featured Articles

Monitoring fiber access links

Access link monitoring can bring new reliability to optical access networks, unlocking a variety ...

FTTH in Europe: A long way to go

There were nearly 75 million FTTH subscribers worldwide at the end of 2012, but only 10.3 million...

Operator agreements catalyze FTTH builds in France’s low-density areas

After implementing a policy for fiber installation and network sharing in urban apartment buildin...

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Anritsu Optical Spectrum Analyzer (OSA) MS9740A

The MS9740A is a benchtop optical spectrum analyzer covering 600 nm to 1750 nm. The MS9740A offers high-performa...

FiberQA's mini-AVIT Inspection System

The mini-AVIT inspects all of the fibers without removing them from the polishing plate, reducing significant in...

JGR MS12001 Cable Assembly Test System

The MS12001 system provides the most accurate mandrel-free IL and RL measurement in the industry for both cable ...

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JGR Optics Inc

  Established in 2002, JGR has steadily grown to meet the test and measurement demands of the communic...

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ECOC 2014 Reporter's Notebook: Day 3

Wed Sep 24 15:04:00 CDT 2014
The third and final day of the exhibition has come and gone – except, perhaps, for those literally lost souls who have not yet found their way to an exit. ECOC always has a rather bizarre floor plan, but this year they should have just brought in hedges and a minotaur. Here’s a whirlwind tour of what I ran across today and s...
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It’s hard to believe we’re talking about it already: The end of the 100G era. But skyrocketing bandwidth demand means many operators are already pondering what’s next. With 200G optical hitting the market, you probably have questions about when to make the move to this next phase – and what you’ll need to know when ...

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