ADTRAN, Aethra claim the first reverse powered FTTdp

ADTRAN and Aethra Telecommunications collaborate on reverse powered technology

Broadband access specialist ADTRAN and network equipment vendor Aethra Telecommunications are to demonstrate what is said to be the first reverse powered Fibre-to-the-Distribution-Point (FTTdp) multi-port system at the Broadband World Forum 2014, held in Amsterdam this week. The demonstration will encompass ADTRAN’s 500G series of Distribution Point Unit (DPU) systems featuring patent-pending reverse [...]

ADTRAN aims to double broadband headline speeds

ADTRAN claim to be bringing fibre closer to the customer

Broadband access specialist ADTRAN has introduced a new technology to maximise existing copper wire infrastructure and deliver higher headline speeds in the EMEA region. Frequency Division Vectoring (FDV) provides operators with the ability to optimise the use of and VDSL2 technologies.

ADTRAN Reinvents the Network with New Solutions

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The need for bandwidth is insatiable. As a result, the network is undergoing drastic change to adapt to the demand for high-speed bandwidth services. To meet this challenge, ADTRAN is reinventing the network with a portfolio of innovative solutions that enable service providers of all types and sizes to evolve, change and grow.

Broadband Infovision Awards: Best Broadband Access Award (Wireless)


With just five weeks to go until the winners of this year’s Broadband InfoVision Awards are announced, we preview the shortlisted entries for the category Best Broadband Access (Wireless).

NSN sheds broadband access unit

NSN will sell its broadband access unit to Adtran

Nokia-Siemens Networks (NSN) has announced that it is selling its broadband access unit to US firm Adtran, as it continues to undergo a major restructuring. The mobile infrastructure vendor has already sold its Moto WiMAX unit to infrastructure player NewNet Communication Technologies and its microwave business to DragonWave.