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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/21/2017
A growing number of service providers plan to extend their Gfast projects through 2017 and into next year.
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/20/2017
In preparation for the high throughput demands of 5G, wireless carriers are investing in low-latency fiber.
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/17/2017
While most, if not all, large telco and cable operators agree their network destinations must include SD-Access, the route is paved with multiple options, ADTRAN's Robert Conger said in a recent UBB2020 Radio show.
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Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 11/16/2017
For cable operators, there's no business like the commercial business. MSOs have built their commercial telecom services revenues from about $2 billion a decade ago to at least $14 billion last year, as tracked by Light Reading's research arm, Heavy Reading. In fact, Comcast and Charter, the two largest MSOs in the US, should each generate up to $6 ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/16/2017
Next month, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai will hold a final vote to eliminate Obama-era net neutrality laws and the reclassification of Internet service providers as utilities.
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/15/2017
ORLANDO -- MEF 2017 -- Just as they're expending numerous resources to deploy fiber and transform their architectures, Tier One operators are investing big money to make themselves seem smaller.
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/15/2017
Surging fiber demand and operators' efforts to prepare for the impending arrival of 5G is driving vendors to develop new tools for technicians tasked with deploying the cable that supports these transformative infrastructures.
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/14/2017
ORLANDO -- MEF 2017 -- To meet enterprise customers' needs and build a strong foundation for new network services, operators must offer multiple access building blocks, a top Spectrum Enterprise executive told MEF 2017 attendees today.
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Alison Diana, Editor, UBB2020, 11/13/2017
Heather Burnett Gold, long-time president and CEO of the Fiber Broadband Association, will start her retirement process at the end of September.
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017
10:00 a.m. EST / 3:00 p.m. London
Mastering the Gigabit Challenge with Gfast (archive available soon)

Growing bandwidth demand, competitive pressures, and ambitious political and regulatory goals promoting the Gigabit Society are forcing service providers to expedite their technology investments and place bets on the right technology choice. With a growing number of trials and start of commercial deployments, Gfast has emerged as the smart, pragmatic and future-proof solution to delivering on Gigabit Society goals.

During this Webinar, Werner Heinrich, Director Portfolio Management Broadband Solutions at ADTRAN, will discuss:

  • The Ultra Broadband toolkit and Gfast evolution status
  • The economics driving FTTx adoption
  • Unleashing the power of symmetric broadband services
  • Latest in Gfast solution packaging accelerating Gigabit service coverage
  • Improving network economics and services agility using SD-Access

Radio Shows
Listen to this archived radio show for a fascinating look into the world of SD-Access and the complementary technologies creating the digital revolution. Bring your questions and your curiosity to be part of the conversation.
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ZTE discusses the future of broadband networks and how we can be better prepared for the challenges they will bring.
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Light Reading's pro-European, Berlin-lovin' editors Ray Le Maistre and Iain Morris discuss some of the hot topics from BBWF 2017, including Gfast ...
The UBB2020 community has had a great first four months thanks to a market that's on the up!
Per-Olof Gustafsson, Deputy CEO at AB Stokab, the wholesale fiber access network operator in the city of Stockholm, talks about the business case ...
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