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Wireline to drive 70% of telecom gear sales growth through 2018 says Dell'Oro

The emphasis carriers globally are placing on wireless services will benefit wireline equipment spending through 2018, according to recently published reports by Dell'Oro Group.  

Viatel promises €125 million expansion

European telecommunications service provider Viatel, part of the Digiweb Group, says it has €125 million that it plans to spend over the next 12 months to extend its fiber-optic network infrastruct...

Corenet uses ECI Telecom packet-optical transport gear for data center connectivity

Finnish ICT-based service provider Corenet Oy has deployed the Apollo packet-optical transport system from ECI Telecom to provide enterprise customers with data center connectivity, according to th...

Huawei, Rostelecom collaborate on FTTH distribution boxes

Huawei says it has collaborated with Russian service provider Rostelecom to develop floor distribution boxes (FDBs) for use in Rostelecom’s flexible fiber to the home (FTTH) deployments. The FDBs w...

Canby Telcom chooses ADTRAN for gigabit FTTH

Canby Telcom has selected equipment from ADTRAN, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADTN) to support the roll out of gigabit services via fiber to the home (FTTH) in the town of Canby, OR. In addition to providing high-...

Ridgemont Equity Partners to buy majority stake in Cross River Fiber

Middle-market buyout and growth equity investor Ridgemont Equity Partners says it has agreed to acquire a majority interest in New Jersey-based dark fiber service provider Cross River Fiber. Terms ...

Ericsson/Ciena venture succeeds with Telstra

The collaboration between Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) has borne its first fruits, a deal with Australian national incumbent carrier Telstra. Ericsson has announced that it will co...

Optical hardware spending increases 27% in 2Q14 says Infonetics

Spending on optical network hardware grew 27% sequentially in the second quarter of 2014, coming in at $3.3 billion, according to Infonetics Research. Web 2.0 services providers buttressed North Am...

C Spire chooses ADTRAN for Mississippi gigabit network

ADTRAN, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADTN) says its fiber-optic broadband platform has been chosen by C Spire for the carrier’s gigabit fiber to the home (FTTH) program in Mississippi.

Ixia expands 100GbE test support via additional optical transceiver interfaces

Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) has added new 100 Gigabit Ethernet (100 GbE) transceiver interfaces to its Xcellon-Multis and Xcellon-Lava portfolio of test and measurement products.

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