Optical Networking

Lightower Fiber Networks is now able to deliver its all-fiber network services to any federal government agency, as well as to state and local governments through a new cooperative purchasing contract. With the award of a U.S. Government Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) 070...

LightRiver Technologies, Inc. has been busy on the hiring front this month. And the new folks they've brought into the fold are exceptional additions. Earlier this week, they announced the appointment of Heidi Westbrook - an incredibly talented and accomplished sales professional - as the new...

  MRV supports open source collaboration.  As the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions for service providers, data center operators and enterprises, MRV announced today it had joined the Open Invention Network (OIN).  The organization is  the largest patent non-aggression community dedicated to the ongoing support...

It has been a busy week for Integra Optics - yesterday the team hosted the 2016 Network Architecture Summit in Atlanta and today they officially announce the launch of their new hybrid fiber-coaxial (HFC) product line. With this announcement, Integra Optics emerges as an alternative supplier of HFC equipment in...

MRV Communications takes home the win again.  MRV, the global provider of innovative packet and optical solutions for service providers, data center operators and enterprises, announced today that its OptiPacket OP-X1 access platform was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Hardware Networking/New Product category -- Annual...

LightRiver Technologies, Inc., a leader in Factory Built Network® design and commissioning, announces today that GVTC Communications, a full-service telecommunications provider, located north of San Antonio, Texas, with more than 2,200 miles of fiber optic cable, has selected LightRiver to perform a significant network upgrade...

At a time when connecting underserved and low-income areas via broadband is a top priority for the nation, XKL’s throwing its hat in the ring to help out. A leading provider of fiber optic networking solutions, XKL announces its initiative to provide broadband solutions to...

Padtec, a global leader in optical communication technology, has announced that it was selected by Google for managing and executing the deployment of high capacity submarine network connecting Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo. The submarine cable, named Junior in honor of Brazilian painter José Ferraz de...

LightRiver Technologies, Inc., a leader in Factory Built NetworkTM design and commissioning, is continuing its successful partnership with Ciena®, today announcing that it has received the company's BizConnect Services Re-Accreditation Process and is accredited to continue to perform implementation on Ciena 6500 Packet-Optical Platform through December...

There’s no question — operating a data center is costly and typically miles away from what most would consider a “green” endeavor. But XKL, a leading provider of fiber optic networking systems, sets itself apart with its small and efficient DarkStar systems, which provide substantial...

Westell will award a rebate of up to $500 per qualifying product when a customer returns a comparable product – even those from competing manufacturers. Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL), a provider of in-building wireless, intelligent site management, cell site optimization, and outside plant solutions, today...