Tag Archives: GPON

FTTH leads broadband in Latin America in Q2 2021

FTTH reached a 39% share in the Latin American broadband market, which exceeded 100 million accesses, and became the option with the highest rate of diffusion in the region in Q2 2021, according to Dataxis. The analysis also foresees that eventually broadband will become a standalone product combined with third-party OTT services. Additionally, the report [...]

Oi expands FTTH in Brazil

Oi focused its main goal on the FTTH market in Brazil, with which it expects to make huge profits, according to its CEO Rodrigo Abreu. Recently, the company expanded its network in six more cities in the country, and from now on the inhabitants of Garibaldi (RS), Medianeira, Palmas, Piraquara (PR), Içara and Ituporanga (SC) [...]

VTR wants to expand FTTH after 100 thousand users lost in 2020

VTR, the Chilean telecommunications company, attempts to resurge after losing more than 100 thousand users in 2020, because of some problems with their Internet program. While they try to expand their FTTH, Mundo Pacífico, pioneer on optical fiber, continues to succeed as the fourth broadband provider in the country and is making the competition increasingly [...]

Megacable plans to complete GPON network migration before the end of the year

During an interview with the Mexican website Expansion, Enrique Yamuni, CEO at the holding company Megacable, gave details about several of the projects in which the company is working, including the evolution of its HFC network to GPON, originally announced earlier in 2020. We already have more than 50% of the project, and we plan [...]

Megacable announces new FTTH migration plan

Megacable announced it will make a USD 400 million investment in a new FTTH infrastructure construction project with GPON technology. Enrique Yamuni, CEO at Megacable, explained that the network will be deployed in the main cities where the Group is operating. The project includes the migration of subscribers with HFC technology service to the new [...]