Latest Fiber to the x Stories

2013-06-03 23:02:47

The shift seems to be driven by more companies using or expecting to use cloud based services and disaster recovery solutions in the very near future and thus requiring circuits with more scalability. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Line-provider.com, a leading telecommunications solutions provider, has reported an increased demand for fiber based Ethernet broadband access. The increased demand seems to be generated by both new markets opening up, as well as a shift from copper to fiber...

2013-05-31 23:14:07

Kansas City event features hands-on sessions for bringing superfast, all-fiber networks to communities. Kansas City, Missouri (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 More than 400 business and community leaders from across the country gathered in Kansas City this week to hear presentations from Google Fiber head Milo Medin and other pioneers of ultra high-speed connectivity at a how-to conference organized by the Fiber to the Home (FTTH) Council Americas. The conference, From Gigabit Envy to Gigabit Deployed,...

Google Expands Fiber To Shawnee, Kansas
2013-05-04 05:56:17

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google has just announced they´ll be shining their Gigabit glow on Shawnee, Kansas as they bring Fiber to another town just outside of Kansas City. Shawnee is the fifth city in Johnson county to be promised Google Fiber and now joins eight other cities awaiting Fiber to be laid and run into their homes. According to the Kansas City Star, the Shawnee city council announced a special meeting Thursday evening to...

Sony Blows Doors Off Google Fiber, Launches Ultra-Fast Internet In Japan
2013-04-16 11:34:41

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Traffic on the highways in Japan often moves along at a snail´s pace most of the day and is total gridlock at rush hour. However, the country does know a thing or two about moving along at high speeds. Japan´s Skinkansen — or bullet train — remains one of the fastest in the world and last year the island nation´s Central Japan Railway Co. (JR Tokai) unveiled a prototype of what promises to deliver even...

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