FTTH

The Middle East reaps the benefits of its high fibre diet
CommsMEA spoke with Juan Colina, regional director, Middle East, Corning Optical Communications and president of the FTTH Council MENA to discover how the region is leveraging the transformative power of full fibre connectivity
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
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
Telecom Italia calls for quick solution to Open Fiber network merger
The Italian government has publicly stated its preference for one, single nationwide broadband provider
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
Telecom Italia confirms ongoing talks to merge with Open Fiber
The two companies have been exploring the possibility of a merger for over six months, as Italy looks to kick start its full fibre network rollout in earnest