The City of Culver City, CA has engaged Magellan Advisors, the nation’s leading broadband and smart city consulting firm, to assist the City in its broadband policy development and strategic planning related to its municipal fiber network. Magellan’s California team of Senior Consultants are leadin
In just a few weeks, we’ll be meeting in Orlando at Fiber Connect 2017 — and we’re excited to explore strategies and technologies affecting the design, development, and deployment of all-fiber networks, with a focus on today’s hardware, software, and best practices.
This week, FCC Chair Ajit Pai named Heather Burnett Gold, President & CEO of the Fiber Broadband Association to the Broadband Deployment Advisory Council, which is charged with advising on how to enable and create incentives for broadband infrastructure deployment. The group, which also includes F
Alianza Inc., the cloud voice platform company, announced today that BARC Connects, a wholly owned broadband subsidiary of Virginia-based BARC Electric Cooperative, has selected Alianza’s Cloud Voice Platform to launch a full suite of residential and commercial phone services.
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2017 – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the May Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 18, 2017:
A spotlight on the new and emerging technology track at 2017 Fiber Connect in Orlando, June 12-14. Join us for innovations, new products and processes that make deploying fiber faster, that drive down costs, that extend connectivity into entirely new industries.
Verizon today launched Fios Gigabit Connection – the nation's largest deployment of gigabit Internet connection service. Fios Gigabit Connection provides downloads as fast as 940 Mbps and uploads as fast as 880 Mbps.
The Fiber Broadband Association and its members applaud Chairman Pai and his colleagues on the important steps taken today in accelerating our connected future by looking to remove barriers to investment in and deployment of faster, fiber-fed networks
The Johnson City Power Board, TN has engaged Magellan Advisors, the nation’s leading broadband and smart city consulting firm, to assist the Utility in developing a Fiber and Wireless to the Premise (FTTP) Feasibility Study. Magellan’s Tennessee team of Senior Consultants are leading the efforts to
Every year the leading tech and business magazines NyTeknik (New Technology) and Affärsvärlden (Business World) presents the list of Sweden’s most promising tech companies, poised to be game changers in their industries worldwide. The list has a proven track record of identifying young and innovativ
The Swedish Local Fibre Alliance is a non-profit trade association for network owners. It was established in 1998 and has about one hundred open access muni networks as members. At their annual conference, they announced Skekraft as the Best City Network in Sweden 2017.
Investment to create an estimated 2,700 new jobs, $2.2 billion in economic activity Direct fibre links to be available to 1.1 million residences and business locations ; One of Bell's largest-ever infrastructure projects closely coordinated with City of Montréal
Today the Fiber Broadband Association is pleased to welcome Xfinity Communities as a Premier Member into our growing list of Council members. The Association welcomes members from all companies involved in supporting the deployment of fiber-based networks.
Joanne Hovis, President CTC Technologies, testifies on the Hill in front of the House E&C Subcommittee on Communications and Technology. Joanne argued for inclusion of broadband in any federal infrastructure bill, and for funding for rural fiber, including through public-private partnerships.
While President Trump’s pledge to rebuild the nation’s infrastructure has focused largely on roads, bridges and airports, the need to expand the broadband network is just as dire. The United States ranks 15th in broadband connectivity, behind countries such as South Korea and Canada, according to a
VETRO FiberMap and COS Systems announce that the COS Service Zones demand aggregation suite is now fully compatible with the VETRO FiberMap fiber network GIS platform, delivering a seamless solution for ISPs seeking industry leading solutions.
The City of Mission Viejo, CA has engaged Magellan Advisors, the nation’s leading broadband and smart city consulting firm, to assist the City in developing a Fiber-Optic Feasibility Study. Magellan’s California team of Senior Consultants are leading the efforts to assist the City in evaluating the
The Fiber to the Home (FTTH) Council Americas is pleased to announce an educational track on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, featuring eight of our member companies, at the upcoming CommTech East show in Ontario, Canada. The FTTH Council will also host a reception and will present at booth #56 in the ex