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Fiber to the home (FTTH) and fiber to the building (FTTB) are sometimes combined within the term fiber to the premise (FTTP). FTTH, FTTB, and FTTP architectures can include GPON, EPON, Active Ethernet, and RF over glass (RFoG). Here you'll find news and new products relating to FTTH, FTTB, and FTTP.

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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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

FTTH/B Featured Articles

The next 30 years

Having marked the start of the year of our 30th anniversary with a look at how much fiber-optic c...

2014 FTTXcellence Award winner helps AT&T power 1 Gbps

AT&T has stepped up to the challenge of providing high-speed fiber-optic broadband services w...

Digging deep: The secrets behind successful fiber-optic project management

By Allen Powell, S&N Communications -- This article will focus on what actions you, as a muni...

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