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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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FTTH/B NEWS & PRODUCTS

NBN Co revises Australian national broadband deployment plans

12/01/2014 NBN Co, the company tasked with deploying Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN), as releas...

AT&T to FCC: You've got our FTTH plans all wrong

12/01/2014 AT&T has told the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that the Commission (and just about...

FTTH subscribers in Asia-Pacific hit 100 million

11/25/2014 Market research firm Ovum and the FTTH Council Asia-Pacific say that the number of customers rece...

Calix supports gigabit fiber network in Jackson, Wyoming

11/18/2014 Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX) says Silver Star Communications has selected E7-2 and E7-20 Ethernet Ser...

FCC wants AT&T GigaPower FTTH details

11/17/2014 The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and AT&T took turns applying pressure to each oth...

Google Fiber to offer small business services in Kansas City via FTTP

11/13/2014 Google Fiber says it will finally begin to offer high-speed broadband access services to small bu...

Icotera launches Layer 2 point-to-point residential fiber gateway for open access FTTH

11/13/2014 Danish company Icotera A/S has unveiled a point-to-point Layer 2 residential fiber gateway – the ...

Monaco Telecom to manage FTTH cable nets with Huawei D-CCAP platform

11/10/2014 Monaco Telecom has selected Huawei's distributed converged cable access platform (D-CCAP) to mana...

RFoG from ARRIS the choice of Spain's R

11/04/2014 Spanish cable operator R Cable y Telecomunicaciones Galicia, simply known as R, has selected radi...

BCE takes Bell Aliant private

11/04/2014 BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), formerly known as Bell Canada Enterprises, says it has completed the p...

1 Gbps FTTH across Ireland on tap from eircom

10/28/2014 Irish national carrier eircom Group, which had previously focused on broadband access via fiber t...

Frontier adds Oregon to gigabit broadband efforts

10/28/2014 Shortly after its first gigabit broadband access deployment announcement, in North Carolina, Fron...

Elauwit deploys Tellabs' Optical LAN in five college campuses

10/28/2014 Tellabs Inc. (NASDAQ: TLAB) says that campus housing service provider Elauwit Networks has expand...

Frontier lights gigabit fiber network in Durham

10/27/2014 Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) has joined the gigabit broadband party. The company says ne...

enet's fibredirect broadband service for Irish businesses to leverage Calix FTTP gear

10/22/2014 Broadband access network equipment provider Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX) says it will supply its Cali...

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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