Latest Fiber to the x Stories

2013-06-19 23:02:45

Prior to the completion of Connect Anoka County, many areas in Anoka County only obtained online access via T1 or DSL service, limiting business and educational opportunities, government services and public safety responsiveness. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Line-provider.com, a leading telecommunications solutions provider, announces it is now able to offer real time pricing for fiber and copper based circuits to corporations in the Anoka Country area. Until recently, businesses in...

2013-06-10 23:14:51

Autumn event will bring together 2,000 broadband industry leaders to focus on building faster networks. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 The quest for ultra high speed broadband will move into high gear in September when more than 2,000 leaders from across the broadband industry meet in Tampa, FL, September 30 — October 2 for the 2013 Fiber to the Home (FTTH) Conference & Expo. According to the FTTH Council Americas, the organizer of the annual event, the conference´s...

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...

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