Tag Archive: Broadband

Mar
09
2015

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 …

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Feb
25
2015

“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 …

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Jan
14
2015

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 …

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Oct
07
2013

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 …

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Jan
13
2012

IP on Everything

Everybody agrees that TDM is the past and that IP is the present and the future. Even the big incumbent telcos like AT&T and Verizon, which helped architect the very beginnings of the telephone network, are pushing for the end of the PSTN. Yet for some reason there’s apparently still disagreement, and a far amount …

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