fibre

UK sees a 99% increase in fibre uptake, during Covid 19 pandemic
Historically, the UK has had amongst the lowest fibre penetration levels in Europe, but the country is now rapidly deploying fibre to meet the surge in demand
STL: Are our networks “future ready”?
With internet usage growing at an exponential level, Ankit Agarwal, CEO, Connectivity Solutions at STL asks whether our 5G and FTTH networks are prepared to cope with the deluge of demand for capacity
CityFibre completes its acquisition of FibreNation in the UK, boosting its FTTH rollout plans to 8m premises
TalkTalk Group shareholders have provided formal approval for CityFibre to acquire FibreNation
BearingPoint//Beyond powers next generation BSS for BNet’s nationwide fibre network in Bahrain
BNet will provide wholesale fibre network access to all of Bahrain’s licenced telecoms operators
Mobily and Nokia sign key AI and ICT agreement in KSA
Mobily set to boost digital economy with Nokia's next-generation ICT and AI solutions
Nokia expands its fibre access portfolio
The new portfolio will help to boost FTTH uptake and speed up 5G rollouts
Cellnex and Bouygues launch JV to deliver €1bn fibre network in France
The JV will build a network to provide FTTH services to French homes and businesses whilst simultaneously enabling crucial backhaul functions for 5G
Saudi telcos and ISPs sign FTTH open access agreement
STC, Mobily, Zain, Etihad Atheeb Telecom (Go), Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) and Integrated Dawiyat, will share access to each other’s network infrastructure to boost the take up of fibre to the home services in Saudi Arabia
Deutsche Telekom and Deutsche Glasfaser team up for FTTH trial in Germany
The trial is the first time that Germany’s incumbent network operator will have worked with the country’s leading altnet