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2008-07-14 09:00:16

MRV COMMUNICATIONS, INC. (Nasdaq:MRVC), a leading provider of products and services for out-of-band networking, WDM and optical transport, metro Ethernet, fiber optic components, 10GE and other service aware networking products, today announced Maryland-based regional carrier Atlantech Online Inc. has chosen the LambdaDriver(R) wave-division multiplexing (WDM) system as the basis for its 300-kilometer backbone network, which delivers services to customers in the Washington D.C. area....

2008-06-17 12:00:11

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- US Signal, a leading provider of data bandwidth capacity in the Midwest today announced the completion of a dual entrance fiber build to Trivalent Group located at 3145 Prairie St. Grandville, MI 49418. The connection provides Trivalent Group with the ability to deliver its services across the US Signal network using US Signal's MPLS VPN and Virtual Ethernet Services products further enhancing Trivalent Group's Ethernet initiative. The...

2007-08-17 12:06:50

NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sino Fibre Communications Corporation (OTCBB:SFBE) announced today that the Company has been given the trading symbol "SFBE." Sino Fibre CEO Matt Mecke said, "We are looking forward to trading on the NASD OTC Bulletin Board." About Sino Fibre: Sino Fibre Communications cooperates with Sino-Con Telecomm Group based in Beijing which operates a nationwide fiber optical network that stretches 32,000 kilometers and covers 156 cities along the coast and...

2007-06-04 12:00:12

MILPITAS, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers in the 30 Puerto Rican municipalities served by Choice Cable TV, based in Ponce, will soon enjoy enhanced VOD (video on demand) and multiple HDTV channels thanks in part to a newly installed backbone network featuring the "nWave" optical network, with equipment manufactured and installed by OpVista. OpVista's nWave gives Choice Cable TV a fully flexible, point-to-multipoint 40 wavelength DWDM network, which can support rapidly growing...

2005-06-27 14:52:27

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Whether mapping genes, probing elemental particles or monitoring global warming, more and more scientists rely on massive data vaults located at universities and institutions around the world. Now, researchers at 10 Florida universities have the infrastructure for a computer network that ensures that capability "“ one faster than any other education-based network in the Southeast and among the top in the nation in speed and capacity. Two and a half years in the...

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