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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

Gigabit FTTH comes to La Crosse, WI, via CenturyLink

04/20/2015 CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) is marketing 1-Gbps fiber-optic broadband services to residences an...

Alcatel-Lucent launches ONT with gigabit Wi-Fi, improved service activation

04/20/2015 Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) will expand its fiber to the home (FTTH) portfolio ...

Comcast to bring 2-Gbps FTTH to California

04/20/2015 Comcast says it will bring its 2-Gbps Gigabit Pro service to 12 markets in California. It also an...

Orange targets nine cities for full FTTH by 2016

04/17/2015 French incumbent carrier Orange says it will invest in 3 billion euros of the 4.5 billion euros s...

Ikanos Gigabit Speed Test home gateway software enables service monitoring

04/16/2015 Communications semiconductor and software vendor Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN) has i...

Gigabit broadband drive a boon for CPE vendors in 2014

04/13/2015 Sparked in part by the increasing interest in gigabit broadband, sales of broadband customer prem...

Comcast one ups Google Fiber, AT&T with 2-Gbps broadband in Atlanta

04/02/2015 Comcast has decided to fight fire with fire when it comes to competition from Google Fiber and AT...

Charter to buy Bright House Networks

03/31/2015 Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) and its subsidiary, CCH I, LLC (which currently bill ...

AT&T launches 1-Gbps FTTH in Cupertino

03/30/2015 AT&T says it has launched its 1-Gbps U-verse with AT&T GigaPower service in Cupertino, CA...

Google Fiber targets Salt Lake City

03/30/2015 Google Fiber says it will make Salt Lake City its next 1-Gbps fiber to the home (FTTH) market. Th...

Product Showcase

03/19/2015 These are the latest products being featured by Lightwave’s partners. For more information, click...

Hybrid GPON/G.fast distribution point unveiled by Telnet Redes Inteligentes

03/16/2015 Telnet Redes Inteligentes S. A. has introduced a Hybrid Fiber-Copper Access Distribution Point (H...

Gigabit broadband services on roadmap for 40% of operators says Infonetics survey

03/10/2015 As many as 40% of the respondents to an Infonetics Research study indicate they plan to offer 1-G...

iPhotonix buys Netsocket NFV assets, launches optical access platform

03/10/2015 Fiber to the home (FTTH) technology developer iPhotonix has acquired the network functions virtua...

Google Fiber launches business services in Provo

03/04/2015 Google Fiber has added Provo, UT, to the list of markets in which it will offer its 1-Gbps broadb...

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

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

JGR MS12001 Cable Assembly Test System

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