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2011-06-08 03:00:00

HIGH WYCOMBE, United Kingdom, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SARDANA, short for Scaled Advanced Ring-based passive Dense Access Network Architecture, was founded in 2008 with European Commission sponsorship. Tellabs is the only infrastructure vendor in the consortium, whose other members include France Telecom's Orange unit and several major research universities. SARDANA is making a difference in the communications industry, now winning the Global Telecoms Business (GTB) Innovation Award...

2010-10-28 08:03:00

ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Remember dial-up? How did you spend your time waiting for old-fashioned modem-based Internet connections to download content? That is how today's Internet connections will appear, when you switch to next-generation PON solution (passive optical networking). Users can share high-definition videos in a fraction of the time. In fact, SARDANA will offer more capacity to a single user than many companies are using today. The European Union...

2010-10-18 04:00:00

MUNICH and NEUBIBERG, Germany, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Lantiq, a leading supplier of broadband access and home networking technologies, today introduced the world's first GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) System-on-Chip (SoC) with integrated optical control circuitry for Optical Network Termination (ONT) applications. Feature integration on the new FALC(TM) ON devices allows GPON ONT manufacturers to reduce Bill of Material (BOM) cost for optical components by up to 40 percent while...

2009-06-21 16:00:00

Broadcom's GPON Portfolio Will Enable Chinese Service Providers to Offer Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) and Fiber-to-the-Node (FTTN) Solutions that Drive Higher Bandwidth Services with Low Overall System Cost IRVINE, Calif., June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced it will introduce a new family of Gigabit passive optical network (GPON) integrated access device (IAD)...

2008-11-07 09:00:06

BroadLight, the industry's leading supplier of GPON semiconductors and software, today announced that it has participated in the Full Service Access Network (FSAN) interoperability test event in Piscataway NJ, hosted by Telcordia. At the event, BroadLight submitted their BL2348 System-on-Chip (SoC) for GPON ONT/Residential Gateways, which is shipping in high volumes today to leading equipment companies around the world. The event was organized by Telcordia in cooperation with FSAN (an...

2008-11-07 09:00:06

With economic considerations on the minds of operators worldwide, now more than ever, it is imperative for communications service providers and equipment vendors to ensure their networks' integrity and minimize deployment risks through cost-effective testing. Recognizing this, Telcordia, acknowledged in the industry for its expertise in testing cutting-edge technologies, which has included FTTx optical systems and components, recently hosted the 7th Full Service Access Network (FSAN) Gigabit...

2008-09-29 06:00:14

PMC-Sierra, Inc. (Nasdaq:PMCS) today announced the availability of the industry's most highly integrated GPON devices for Fiber to the Home (FTTH) deployments. PMC-Sierra's new GPON System-On-Chip (SoC) solutions include the PAS7401 GPON ONT, the MSP7162 GPON Gateway and the PAS5211 four-port GPON OLT. They feature PMC-Sierra's GigaPASS(TM) architecture, which is already deployed in more than six million PON devices and is enhanced for WT-156 compliance. These devices are PMC-Sierra's...

2008-09-23 15:00:11

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 23, 2008) - (TSX VENTURE:ENA) Enablence Technologies Inc. ("Enablence"), a leading supplier of fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) equipment for residential and business services, today announced that its customer, Comporium Communications, has now connected more than 6,300 residential and business customers with Enablence's FTTP equipment, and will now begin to deploy the TRIDENT7(TM) Universal Access Platform GPON solution. Comporium, based in Rock Hill,...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'