Posts tagged with: Fiber

Verizon’s current fiber rollouts are all connected to 5G

When you think of Verizon and fiber, you tend to think of Fios, which is a fiber-based brand in the Northeast U.S. that bundles connectivity, voice and video. But Verizon has other fiber, as well, including long-haul routes. And the...

Musk says Starlink ‘nice complement’ to fiber, 5G

Elon Musk sees Starlink, the SpaceX low-earth orbit (LEO) satellite broadband venture, as a complement to terrestrial 5G and fiber, as the service works to connect remote and hard-to-reach places around the globe. Starlink has over 1,500 satellites launched and...

Dish signs fiber deals with Zayo, Uniti and others

Dish Network secured fiber deals for backhaul and fronthaul transport to support its planned nationwide 5G network, inking agreements with Everstream, Segra, Uniti, and Zayo. The announcement said Dish is getting access to fiber that spans coast-to-coast, connecting to sites...

Elliott blasts Crown Castle’s fiber strategy

Activist investor Elliott Management, the same firm that trashed AT&T’s management last year, says Crown Castle International is in need of a makeover, most notably in its fiber strategy. Elliott, which owns an economic interest worth $1 billion of Crown Castle, on...

How Fast Is Fiber Optic Internet vs. Broadband Download Speeds

How Fast Is Fiber Optic Internet vs. Broadband Download Speeds Fiber Optic Internet Speed Compare Fiber Internet vs. Broadband Speeds Like any Internet service, fiber optic Internet download speeds depend on your connection. Not all fiber services are created equal,...