Tag: broadband infrastructure

Hardware, Technology

Five social and economic impacts of fiber

August 24, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new report on the status of U.S. broadband looks at how fiber deployments are correlated with several aspects of quality of life, and concludes that access to high-speed broadband is becoming increasingly influential in how people decide where to […]

Technology, Wireless

Nokia reveals 100Gb/second fiber broadband technology at Fiber Connect

June 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nokia’s research arm, Nokia Bell Labs, has announced that it has achieved a record-breaking 100Gb/second on a single passive optical network (PON) wavelength using 100G PON technology. The prototype, which is said to “mimic real-world conditions,” will be on display […]


FCC to invest $1.5 billion over 10 years in expansion of rural broadband

August 29, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the U.S. Federal Communication Commission’s Connect America Fund auction on the books, some 103 service providers will receive $1.488 billion over the next decade to build out rural broadband infrastructure to a projected 713,176 homes and businesses in 45 […]