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

Communications semiconductor vendor Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN) says it has successfully leveraged a variant of G.fast to support data rates beyond 1 Gbps over 100 m in in OEM lab tr...

Sckipio, iPhotonix partner for G.fast NFV

G.fast semiconductor startup Sckipio Technologies and iPhotonix, which specializes in fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) hardware as well as software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtua...

Champion ONE offers GPON and 10G EPON optical transceivers

Optical module specialist Champion ONE has added GPON and 10G EPON optical transceivers for fiber-to-the-premise (FTTP) applications to its Passport line of universal transceivers.

Altice to buy Suddenlink; eyes TWC?

Altice SA (Euronext: ATC), a multinational cable and telecommunications company based in Luxembourg, has agreed to acquire 70% of privately held U.S. cable operator Suddenlink for $9.1 billion. Mea...

Alcatel-Lucent offers SDN approach to IP and optical network provision, optimization

Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) may have given hope to those who believe software-defined networking (SDN) will finally bring about efficient IP and optical layer convergence. The com...

Ciena Waveserver targets data center interconnect

Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) has unveiled a purpose-built optical transport platform for data center interconnect applications that company sources asserted provides greater capacity, density, and flexibilit...

Keysight offers PCI Express Gen3 Exerciser

Test and measurement equipment specialist Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) has unveiled the U4305B PCI Express protocol exerciser for PCIe Gen3 systems development applications. The U4305B ...

Nuage Networks, Arista partner for open cloud IT networks

Nuage Networks, the software-defined networking (SDN) venture of Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU), and switch vendor Arista Networks Inc. (NYSE: ANET) say they will collaborate to prom...

Colt upgrades European Supercore fiber network with Infinera DTN-X

Optical transport systems house Infinera says it is supplying its DTN-X packet-optical transport platform to Colt Technology Services. Colt is using the gear to upgrade its pan-European long-haul n...

Charter, Bright House still walking down the merger aisle

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) and the parent company of acquisition target Bright House Networks say a merger remains in their plans, despite the foundering of the Comcast/Time Warner...

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