CableONE will offer Gigabit Internet to 1.5 million homes

CableONE recently announced that next year it will launch GigaONE, the company’s new Gigabit service, in more than 200 cities and towns across the United States.

November 16, 2015 by

A close look into New York greatest data centers

325 Hudson and Western Union Bulding are two of the most important data centers and they are located in the middle of New York City’s telecom corridor because they offer direct access to transatlantic cables and allow the exchange of information between local and international telecom services providers.

Amazon will open a new data center in South Korea

Amazon Web Services (AWS) will start operating in South Korea in early 2016, when the online retail opens its new data center in the Asian county, AWS Chief Evangelist Jeff Barr announced in a blog post.

November 06, 2015 by

Spain telecoms are moving from copper to fiber

 

Movistar, the largest and most important Spanish telecom, is going to turn its copper networks located in its Torrelodones and Sant Cugat municipalities’ stations and start deploying optical fiber instead, with the goal of offering its clients a better service.

November 02, 2015 by

EPB fiber optics generates around $865 million in profits for Chattanooga

According to a study EPB’s fiber optics has created more than 2.800 new employments and generated $865.3 million to the economy of the city by reducing power outages, improving Internet speed and attracting businesses. Currently, it serves 75.725 homes and businesses in Chattanooga.

September 18, 2015 by

Fiber optic cables were severed by attackers in San Francisco area

Someone intentionally cut two AT&T cables in Livermore, a California suburb located in the San Francisco Bay Area, on Monday night. The latest of 14 attacks against California’s Internet privately run backbone since last summer.

September 16, 2015 by

Upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 820: download speeds up to 600Mbps

A new system-on-chip by Qualcomm is coming and it promises really fast download, uplink and support Wi-Fi speeds. It is the Snapdragon 820 and is making us really wish to have a phone with this processor, that the company claims it is the most powerful one they’ve ever made.
September 15, 2015 by

Fiber optic cable will be built between Guantánamo and Florida

The submarine cable system construction will cost 35 million dollars and Xtera Communications, the Texas Firm responsible for the work, expects to turn it on in February 2016.

September 07, 2015 by

Fiber Optic Equipment Market worth 902.2$ by 2020

Before and after installing fiber optic is really important to test its work and feasibility because testing it reduces the failure rate, saving future repair cost. Companies are using Fiber Optic Test Equipment to detect flaws and provide accurate measurement of power and attenuation losses

A 3,400 miles fiber optic network will be built in Kentucky

The construction will start this year and is planned to be finished by the middle of 2016 in eastern Kentucky, and eventually it will reach all 120 counties of the state. State and private officials revealed the project will cost about 324 million $.