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January 17, 2018 by Tom Cohen

All You Need to Know: Connect America Fund Phase II Auction

Tom Cohen highlights the next steps in the Connect America Fund Phase II Auction, including key deadlines and milestones from the FCC. ... READ MORE 

January 16, 2018 by Kevin Kuo

Built For Speed – The Calix AXOS-Enabled Gfast Solution

Kevin Kuo previews this week's Gfast webinar - "Meeting the MDU Challenge."... READ MORE 

January 15, 2018 by Juan Vela

Are Smart Homes Getting Smarter?

Juan Vela reflects on the recent news of CES and his own smart home adoption and ponders whether smart homes are getting any smarter.... READ MORE 

January 12, 2018 by Alan DiCicco

Looking Ahead to a Great Year in Software Defined Access

Alan DiCicco looks ahead to major SDA initiatives to look out for in 2018. Software platforms will transform the business of broadband, enabling a variety of service provider network transformation initiatives, while also providing the framework to automate the network and delight subscribers.... READ MORE 

January 11, 2018 by Kevin Kuo

Are You Feeling the Need… the Need for Speed?

Kevin Kuo previews an upcoming Calix-hosted Gfast webinar with the latest Gfast developments from Calix and details on how to register.... READ MORE 

January 5, 2018 by Carl Meyerhofer

What does the Revolutionary War and Gigabit Networks have in common? More than you may think!

Carl Meyerhoefer showcases Concord Municipal Light Plant, a great example of a municipality that built a fiber optic network with the primary purpose of enhancing their electric utility Smart Grid applications but has also found innovative ways of further leveraging and monetizing this network investment. ... READ MORE 

January 4, 2018 by Teresa McGaughey

NG-PON2: A Reality!

Teresa McGaughy highlights advancements in next-generation PON technologies and how multiple Calix E-Series systems are shipping today that support AXOS XGS-PON and NG-PON2.... READ MORE 

January 3, 2018 by Teresa McGaughey

Was 2017 Really the Year of NG-PON2?

Julie Kunstler, industry expert from Ovum tells us where she sees NG-PON2 going and whether it really be the technology of choice moving forward?... READ MORE 

December 29, 2017 by Tom Cohen

Next in the Queue

Tom Cohen previews the busy 2018 FCC agenda which he expects will give service providers many reasons to invest in their networks and expand their deployments.... READ MORE 

December 28, 2017 by Teresa McGaughey

Back Office Integration Got You Down?

Teresa McGaughey looks back on 2017 and how the Calix agile development process and DevOps approach enables service providers to integrate new capabilities into their networks faster and focus on running the business, not the network.... READ MORE