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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

Fiber Optic Center partners with Northern Lights Cable founder for consulting services

05/28/2015 Fiber-optic technology distributor Fiber Optic Center, Inc., (FOC) has announced a partnership wi...

Sckipio, iTAS collaborate on G.fast distribution point units

05/28/2015 Sckipio Technologies, the G.fast semiconductor startup, leader in G.fast modems and iTAS Technolo...

Ikanos claims G.fast variant shows 1-Gbps performance in Japan and Korea

05/21/2015 Communications semiconductor vendor Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN) says it has succes...

Sckipio, iPhotonix partner for G.fast NFV

05/21/2015 G.fast semiconductor startup Sckipio Technologies and iPhotonix, which specializes in fiber-to-th...

Champion ONE offers GPON and 10G EPON optical transceivers

05/21/2015 Optical module specialist Champion ONE has added GPON and 10G EPON optical transceivers for fiber...

CenturyLink adds PON-based 1-Gbps business services in five states

05/18/2015 CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) says it now offers its PON-based symmetrical 1-Gbps small and mediu...

AT&T launches 1-Gbps U-Verse with GigaPower FTTH service in Nashville area

05/18/2015 AT&T has added Nashville, TN, to the list of communities in which it supplies its 1-Gbps U-ve...

HKT deploys XG-PON from Huawei for 10-Gbps FTTH

05/11/2015 Huawei says it has supplied 10-Gbps XG-PON equipment to Hong Kong’s HKT to support the carrier’s ...

Alcatel-Lucent FX-12 addresses 10G EPON interest

05/08/2015 Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) used INTX 2105 in Chicago this week to unveil the F...

Cox’s G1GABLAST reaches Arizona, California, Nebraska, and Nevada

05/07/2015 Cox Communications reports that its residential gigabit Internet service G1GABLAST is now availab...

Greater Chicago Region Comcast subscribers to access 2-Gbps Gigabit Pro service

05/07/2015 More than 2.4 million Comcast customers in the operator's Greater Chicago Region will have access...

Swisscom reports G.fast field test

05/04/2015 Swisscom reports it completed a field test of G.fast technology with existing customers. The succ...

CommScope to unveil 10G EPON OLT at INTX

04/30/2015 CommScope (NASDAQ: COMM) plans to use next week's Internet and Television Expo (INTX) in Chicago ...

Troy Cable offers gigabit Internet via FTTH

04/27/2015 Alabama's Troy Cable will supply 1-Gbps Internet services via fiber to the home (FTTH) with ADTRA...

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...

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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JGR MS12001 Cable Assembly Test System

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