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$100m facility to advance fibre optics research for manufacturing, broadband uses

Fancy being able to print a commercial aircraft or surf the Web at actual speeds of 100Gbps, more than 100 times faster than current speeds? These ground-breaking possibilities could come out of re...

Work under way on fiber-optic network in Owatonna

With a new franchise agreement in hand, Jaguar Communications is two weeks into its effort to lay a fiber-optic network in Owatonna. The project comes after the Owatonna-based company contracted wi...

Amphenol decreases 29 October, 2014

DAILY CORPORATE BOND REPORTAmphenol Corp (N:APH.GC) bond decreased 4.0c (or 0.04%) to close at US$100.15. The bond matures in 17 days; its yield to maturity has decreased by 20.4 basis points from ...

European Patent Office granted patent to SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES [JP] titled as"OPTICAL TRANSMISSION SYSTEM"

European Patent Office has granted patent no. EP2797244 on October 29, 2014, to SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES [JP] + (SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD) , titled as"OPTICAL TRANSMISSION SYSTEM"

Alcatel-Lucent, MTN Nigeria to Boost Connectivity in Nigeria With Ultra-Broadband 100g Fiber-Optic Data Network

Alcatel-Lucent is opening up Africa's most populous nation to the benefits of ultra-broadband connectivity by launching a superfast, 100 gigabit-per-second fiber-optic network with MTN Nigeria, a s...

Researchers devise new fibre optic network that can handle entire planet's internet traffic in single strand

Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands and the University of Central Florida in the United States have successfully demonstrated transmitting a shatteringly high 255 T...

Dstv to Deliver Cable Content in Growth Strategy

Pay-TV provider MultiChoice Africa, which owns the DStv brand, is set to deliver its content through cables, a move analysts say will address high upfront costs and signal disruptions seen in the c...

Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Program

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFOP) today announced that its board of directors has approved a stock repurchase program under whic...

OMC produces fibre-optic cable assemblies for demanding industrial applications

According to William Heath, commercial director at OMC, industrial machinery and Smart Factory environments are often noisy and challenging for electrical signals, so optical transmission is often ...

Shareholders Appoint New Directors

VALDOR TECHNOLOGY INTERNATIONAL INC. ("VTI-V") - Shareholders Appoint New DirectorsValdor Technology International Inc. ("Valdor") is pleased to report that during Valdor's recent Annual General Me...

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