Tag Archive: Broadband


Is FTTH fast enough for European Operators?

2015 may prove to be a decisive year for European Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) investments. Competition within the European telecoms market is intensifying. Consolidation within the cable providers is creating pan-European multi-service giants. Liberty Global leads the charge, with mobile players like Vodafone moving in on the action. With their infrastructures upgraded to DOCSIS 3.0 for many …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.adtran.com/is-ftth-fast-enough-for-european-operators/


The Benefit of Gigabit: Customer Insight

While the benefits of Gigabit deployments far outweigh any criticism, some skeptics question why companies would go to the trouble of rolling out ultra-fast broadband networks today. For those opponents, a recent announcement from Jackson Energy Authority (JEA), a municipal utility, should put to rest any concerns. Just last week, it was announced that the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.adtran.com/the-benefit-of-gigabit-customer-insight/


“And ponies! Free ponies for everyone!”

I had to laugh when I saw Marc Andreessen’s comment in a press release on “President Obama’s Plan to Regulate the Internet” issued by FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai’s office last week.  While most of the comments were along the lines of “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”, “global Internet will suffer”, lack of transparency …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.adtran.com/and-ponies-free-ponies-for-everyone/


Complimenting challenging FTTH rollouts; G.fast reignites Ultrafast broadband in EMEA

As we hit the halfway point in this decade, it would appear that common sense is once again returning to our beloved broadband industry. There is increasing recognition that our long running romance with pure Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) strategies may fail to bear the fruits once promised. There is no question that today’s fixed line operators …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.adtran.com/complimenting-challenging-ftth-rollouts-gfast-reignites-ultrafast-broadband-in-emea/


Absorbing the Network Impact of Video

There are some major global market trends happening right now. The first is broadband and Ethernet access. There has been exponential growth in bandwidth access and IP traffic will only increase up to four times today’s amount over the next five years. VoIP has proven itself and will continue significant growth. The second global market …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.adtran.com/absorbing-the-network-impact-of-video/

Older posts «