Author Archives: Teresa Mastrangelo

Ultra Broadband Copper Technologies Breathing New Life into the Copper Plant

Check out our latest post over at ADVA Optical’s Technically Speaking Blog  – we talk about the Ultra-broadband copper technologies are breathing new life into the copper plant,  to enable operators to offer faster speeds  that will support the wide range … Continue reading

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Latest Global Operator Survey Provides Insight into Ultra-Broadband Copper Deployments

Broadbandtrends recently published excerpts from its 3rd Annual Global Survey of telecom operators regarding their plans for the deployment of ultra-broadband copper technologies (VDSL2 Vectoring & G.fast) – some highlights are shown in the infographic below: Please see the attached … Continue reading

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Special Report Discount for #FTTH2015 Attendees: Gigabit Broadband Services Deployment Operator Survey

In honor of the 2015 FTTH Conference and in celebration of Broadbandtrends’ 10th anniversary, we are offering a 25% discount off the list price to all attendees on a Global Operator Survey regarding their plans to offer Gigabit Broadband Services. The … Continue reading

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Netflix’s Plans for Global Domination May Hit a Few Speed Bumps (Updated Jan 22, 2015)

In its 4Q14 Earnings Release, Netflix announced strong growth, with international subscribers growing faster than forecasted, while U.S. subscribers were in line with expectations. At the end of 2014, Netflix supported 57.4 million streaming subscribers, with another 5.8 million DVD … Continue reading

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The State of Gigabit Broadband – Jumping on the Gigabit Bandwagon?

Last week, Broadbandtrends published its 2014 Global Operator survey on Gigabit Broadband Services Strategies (http://www.broadbandtrends.com/2014_reports) .  We had tremendous participation on this survey – over 120 operators – but through a very stringent screening process – which focuses  responses to … Continue reading

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Technology Leadership Perception Drives Gigabit Broadband Deployments

Broadbandtrends recently conducted a global service provider survey of broadband operators regarding their plans to offer Gigabit Broadband Services.  The 2014 survey analyzes results from 88 interviews with ILEC, CLEC, Municipalities, Utilities and Alternative over-builders in all four major regions. This … Continue reading

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AT&T Expands Digital Life Capabilities; Going International in 2015

AT&T showcased its Digital Life home (yes, the actual home!) at the 2014 CTIA show in Las Vegas, demonstrating its many capabilities beyond just Home Security and announcing that it would launch Digital Life care – a service focused on … Continue reading

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The Gigabit Conundrum

Check out our latest post over at ADVA Optical’s Technically Speaking blog.  We take a closer look at the current state of gigabit broadband click here to read

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When Politics and Progress Collide: The Battle for Community Broadband

Maybe “we the people, for the people” should read “I’ll scratch your back, if you scratch mine” – because the influence of politics on the progress of community/municipal broadband has never been more evident then in recent days. Last week, … Continue reading

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Conscious Uncoupling and Broadband

Check out our latest posting over at ADVA Optical’s Technically Speaking blog.  We are taking a look at uncoupling broadband from the bundle – what it means to operators and what they can do build customer trust and loyalty  http://blog.advaoptical.com/conscious-uncoupling-and-broadband/

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