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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

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...

Next Century Cities collaborate to promote gigabit broadband

10/20/2014 Thirty-two cities have launched a collaborative effort to promote deployment and use of gigabit-l...
Broadbandtrends gigabit broadband deployment drivers

Gigabit broadband driven by technology leadership desire survey says

10/20/2014 Such deployments are moving forward despite doubts operators expressed about customer needs for s...

XG-PON deployment by Telefónica supports 1-Gbps FTTH

10/17/2014 Spanish service provider Telefónica has chosen Huawei to supply 10-Gbps capable XG-PON equipment ...

Atlanta, Chicago next up for 1-Gbps GigaPower service says AT&T

10/15/2014 AT&T says it plans to roll out its 1-Gbps U-verse with AT&T GigaPower service in the Chic...

AT&T completes gigabit upgrade for Austin customers

10/14/2014 AT&T says it has transitioned all U-verse with GigaPower customers to gigabit speeds and has ...

Lumbee River Electric chooses Calix GPON equipment

10/09/2014 Calix Inc. (NYSE: CALX) says that Lumbee River Electric Membership Corp. (LREMC) has selected the...

Cox to offer residential gigabit serves in Phoenix this month

10/06/2014 Cable MSO Cox Communications says it will launch 1-Gbps broadband services to residents of Phoeni...

Hyperoptic targets four more UK cities for gigabit broadband

10/06/2014 UK alternative broadband services provider Hyperoptic says it will roll out its gigabit fiber to ...

RST Global Communications chooses WDM-PON gear from Transmode

10/06/2014 Optical transport systems vendor Transmode says that North Carolina alternative operator RST Glob...

Light Brigade expands fiber-optic training offerings in Canada

10/01/2014 Light Brigade, the education and training unit of AFL, will increase its slate of fiber-optic tra...

FTTH/B Featured Articles

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...

Monitoring fiber access links

Access link monitoring can bring new reliability to optical access networks, unlocking a variety ...

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