Work on demand-led Ultrafast Aberdeen CORE network underway

Work is under-way on the Aberdeen CORE network, the dedicated state-of-the-art pure fibre that can provide some of the fastest connectivity, to access the internet, in the world. Big names from the Aberdeen business community have thrown in their support to the service provider Internet For Business (IFB), as over 250 businesses spread over the […]

BT plans third trial of 500Mb G.fast in Swansea

BT’s plans for a nation-wide ultra-fast broadband service are moving ahead, as the telecoms giant announced plans to conduct a third trial of the 500Mb G.fast broadband technology in Swansea. BT has committed pilot runs, as part of its commercial roll-out, in Gosforth (New castle) and Huntingdon (Cambridgeshire), each of these involving 2,000 premises. Now […]

400Gbps broadband transmission tested by BT Ireland and Huawei

The telecoms firm BT Ireland and Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecoms giant, have joined hands to successfully test over the fibre-optic connection, between Dublin and Belfast cities, a 400Gbps fibre broadband transmission run. The test was conducted using existing 10, 40 and 100 Gbps wavelengths to transmit data of 400 Gbps speed. According to BT, […]

CityFibre joins Logicalis to build in Newport a new fibre-optic Ring Network

CityFibre will be joining hands with the global IT solution provider, Logicalis, to construct a high-capacity ring network of fibre-optic lines in the city of Newport. This network being planned to be built in Wales’ third largest city, is being called as the “community safety network” and is also that which is part of the […]

BT finds G.Fast, FTTdp combo has ultrafast potential

The telecoms giant BT has revealed that their trials have proved ultrafast broadband speeds can be delivered on a combination of fibre-optic and copper cables. BT says it’s possible to use the two technologies in a mix to deliver a combined upload and download speeds of 1Gbps, as per its published results of field trials. […]

« Previous PageNext Page »