Nominations Open for 2023 FTTXcellence Award

May 23, 2023
For the 20th year, Corning and Lightwave will honor someone who has advanced the use of optical communications in access networks in the Americas. Know of a worthy individual?...
Source: AFL
Jaxon Lang is the new president and CEO of AFL.

Jaxon Lang takes the reins at AFL as president and CEO

June 8, 2023
Lang takes over for Jody Gallagher, who has resigned.
Source: Sertex Broadband Solutions
New Shoreham, RI, located on Block Island, RI, has lit a fully self-funded FTTH network.

Block Island community lights BroadbandBI municipal FTTH network

June 5, 2023
The network, which the town paid for by itself, leverages a windfarm for power and a submarine cable for connection to the U.S. mainland.

Lumen to offer Quantum Fiber services in 18 cities

June 5, 2023
The service includes internet access at rates up to 8 Gbps symmetrical and whole-home WiFi coverage with optional mesh extenders.

TDS to deliver 8-Gbps fiber broadband in Maine

June 5, 2023
TDS has operated in Maine since 1971. In addition to its own money, TDS is leveraging funds from the Alternative Connect America program for FTTH rollouts in the state.
Source: IQ Fiber
IQ Fiber is expanding its network beyond Jacksonville, FL, to the Gainesville area.

IQ Fiber plans FTTH in Gainesville, FL

June 5, 2023
The Gainesville deployment be the company's first outside of the Jacksonville area.