Current Headlines

  1. City Of Ellensburg Honored For Development Of Citywide Fiber-Optic Network

    The City of Ellensburg, Washington, won the 2015 Community Broadband Award for Project of the Year from the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA)

  2. Solveforce Makes Bold Move To The West Coast Of Portland, Oregon Offering Transpacific Fiber Optic Cable

    Solveforce and affiliates are making the long-awaited expansion of Transpacific Fiber Optic Cable ( to the west coast of Portland, OR

  3. Finger Lakes Technologies Group, Inc. Significantly Expands Its Fiber Optic Network across Upstate New York

    Finger Lakes Technologies Group, Inc. (FLTG) has completed a significant expansion of its fiber optic network

  4. New Ultrafast Fiber Lasers Combine Performance And Reliability

    Coherent, Inc. recently announced two new ultrafast fiber lasers that are designed with a groundbreaking combination of greater average power and short pulsewidth. This enables high intensity focusing for many applications ranging from optogenetics research to cutting edge commercial like scribing and rapid prototyping. The new Fidelity 10 and Fidelity 18 respectively offer 10 W and 18 W of output power, with a pulsewidth of 140 fs at a 1040 nm wavelength.

  5. Zayo To Acquire Viatel

    Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (“Zayo”) (NYSE: ZAYO), a leading provider of bandwidth infrastructure and network-neutral colocation and connectivity services, recently announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Viatel’s infrastructure and non-Irish enterprise businesses

  6. Hammer Fiber And Salem Management Company Execute Contract

    The residents of River Place at Rahway, will be the first to access Hammer Fiber’s consumer platform

  7. Mediacom Business Delivers Gigabit+ Fiber Solutions™ To The National Flight Academy

    The National Flight Academy, LLC (NFA), a subsidiary of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation, is an innovative, technological hub that requires the latest and greatest broadband technology available to provide real-world science and technology experiences for students in grades 7-12

  8. SupportNinja Announces New 20 Mbps Fiber Optic Upgrade To Enhance Service Reliability For Clients

    SupportNinja has announced an upgrade to the company’s main broadband connection – a 20 Mbps fiber optic line, backed by a 10 Mbps redundancy line to ensure the utmost in terms of performance and reliability for their customers

  9. Zayo Achieves Small Cell Milestone

    Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. recently announced that it now has 1,200 small cell nodes, including those under construction, connected to its network.

  10. Calibrating An Optical Attenuator With Few-Photon Pulses

    Precise measurements of optical power enable activities from fiber-optic communications to laser manufacturing and biomedical imaging—anything requiring a reliable source of light. This situation calls for light-measuring (radiometric) standards that can operate over a wide range of power levels.