Optical Networking

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LightRiver Upgrades Network for GVTC Communications

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...

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XKL’s Branching Out with Rural Broadband

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...

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Google selects Padtec Turnkey Submarine Solution

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...

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LightRiver Technologies Earns Ciena Service Accreditation

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...

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XKL Sets Itself Apart with Energy-Efficient Data Center Solutions

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...

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“Trade-Up” Says Westell – Effective Immediately!

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...

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Padtec Names New CEO

Padtec S/A, a global manufacturer and solutions provider of turnkey optical solutions since 2001, announces today the new Padtec Group Chief Executive Officer Manuel Andrade. Mr. Andrade succeeds André Piccinin Gualda, who was previously the interim CEO. Mr. Andrade’s previous roll at Padtec was as Executive Vice...