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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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Furukawa Electric, OFS offer FITEL NINJA Fusion Splicer for FTTH networks

07/06/2015 Furukawa Electric and OFS used last week's FTTH Connect conference in Anaheim to unveil the FITEL...

TE Connectivity offers building block approach to FTTH deployments

07/02/2015 TE Connectivity used the FTTH Connect conference in Anaheim June 30 through July 1 to launch its ...

Bell Canada targets Toronto for gigabit FTTH

06/28/2015 Bell Canada says it will deliver 1-Gbps fiber to the home (FTTH) and premises to residents and bu...

OFS offers MiDia FX fiber-optic microcable

06/25/2015 Fiber-optic network connectivity supplier OFS has expanded its microcable portfolio with the MiDi...

Rural broadband providers embracing fiber says NTCA study

06/22/2015 According to a study released last week by NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, a growing number...

Ting Fiber Network offers gigabit broadband in Charlottesville

06/15/2015 Gigabit broadband and wireless service provider Ting Fiber Network, a subsidiary of Tucows Inc. (...

Wave offers gigabit Internet to San Francisco residents

06/15/2015 Wave, which specializes in fiber-optic broadband services provision in the U.S. Northwest, says i...

Open Internet net neutrality rules go into effect

06/12/2015 The Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) most recent iteration of its Open Internet net ne...

Los Angeles to issue gigabit broadband RFP

06/11/2015 The City of Los Angeles plans to issue an RFP as part of its CityLinkLA broadband initiative. The...

2015 broadband equipment sales start strong but may not finish that way

06/10/2015 First quarter sales of DSL, PON, and point-to-point Ethernet fiber to the home (FTTH) broadband a...

Consolidated Electric Cooperative offers gigabit broadband in Ohio

06/01/2015 Ohio utility Consolidated Electric Cooperative, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, has begun to rol...

Energia Communications tests G.fast, TWDM-PON in Japan

06/01/2015 Energia Communications and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) have partnered to work o...

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...

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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