Washington, D.C. (May 17, 2018) — The Fiber Broadband Association (FBA) is pleased to welcome ARRIS International plc as a new Premier Member of the Fiber Broadband Association Latin American (LATAM) Chapter.
ARRIS connects customers across 73 countries to video and broadband technology, combining key services with both innovative hardware and software to forge connectivity for millions of people. Fiber is one of the ways ARRIS International offers gigabit Internet services to meet today’s demands and prepare for the demands of tomorrow.
“We are thrilled to welcome ARRIS into the ranks of our Premier Membership and our LATAM Chapter,” said Heather Burnett Gold, CEO and President of the Fiber Broadband Association. “They already do so much to help connect the world’s business and consumer communities to quality broadband; we know that with ARRIS’s high level of commitment, we will truly be able to accelerate the connected future.”
“We are honored to welcome ARRIS as a Premier Member of the LATAM chapter,” said Eduardo Jedruch, President of the Fiber Broadband Association LATAM Chapter. “As the telecom market and infrastructure converges, getting the involvement of industry’s leaders like ARRIS makes a great difference in driving our mission to accelerate fiber broadband penetration in the LATAM region.”
“Fiber is a key component of our vision for the connected world," said Marcos Takanohashi, SVP Sales, Caribbean and Latin America, ARRIS. “Our Premier Membership with the Fiber Broadband Association's LATAM Chapter offers new insights to complement our ongoing deployments with the region's leading service providers. We look forward to leveraging the association's full breadth of resources, as we prepare our LATAM customers to deliver tomorrow's multi-gigabit services.”
About the Fiber Broadband Association
The Fiber Broadband Association—formerly the Fiber to the Home Council Americas—is the largest and only trade association in the Americas dedicated to the pursuit of all fiber optic network infrastructure to the home, to the business and to everywhere. The Fiber Broadband Association LATAM Chapter helps providers make informed decisions about how, where, and why to build better broadband networks with fiber optics while counting on its members to lead the organization forward, collaborate with industry allies and propel fiber optic deployment forward. Our mission is to promote throughout Latin America the adoption of high-quality fiber optic access networks as a universal broadband-bidirectional platform, to promote economic development and improve the quality of life resulting from such adoption in the fields of Education, Health, Defense and Security of the population. Learn more at fiberbroadband.org.
ARRIS International plc (NASDAQ: ARRS) is powering a smart, connected world. The company's leading hardware, software and services transform the way that people and businesses stay informed, entertained and connected. For more information, visit www.arris.com.
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