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Perspectives that Catalyze Innovation

Calix Blog

Perspectives that Catalyze Innovation

March 15, 2019 by Hal Roberts

Coherent Optics and Optical Access Networks

Coherent optics are once again in the news as network speeds push ever higher and challenge classical direct detect optics technology. Hal Roberts shares updates on the applications for coherent optics. ... READ MORE 

May 17, 2018 by Hal Roberts

What are Quasi-Coherent Optics and Do They Change the Equation on Coherent Optics and PON?

Hal Roberts continues his Calix Blog series on coherent optics, focusing his fourth installment on Quasi-Coherent Optics.... READ MORE 

May 9, 2018 by Hal Roberts

Are Coherent Optics Suited for PON and Consumer Level Optics?

Hal Roberts continues his coherent optics blog series and looks at whether coherent optics are optimal for PON and consumer level scenarios.... READ MORE 

February 28, 2018 by Hal Roberts

What are Coherent Optics and Why They Matter to You?

Hal Roberts discusses what it takes to create optics to meet the increased demands for high bandwidth over longer distances.... READ MORE 

October 24, 2017 by Gregory Bathrick

Can you Deliver the Gigabit Experience to your Entire Subscriber Base?

Did you know that 55 percent of those that live in MDUs were born after 1984? ... READ MORE 

October 20, 2017 by Alan DiCicco

Software Defined Access Goes Home

Your subscribers expect ubiquitous and instant access to content and won't be satisfied with waiting for new versions of their devices and services. ... READ MORE 

October 18, 2017 by Greg Owens

The Mesh Wi-Fi Opportunity: An Interview with Juan Vela

Juan Vela, Senior Solutions Marketing Director, recently shared his thoughts on the factors driving the popularity of Mesh Wi-Fi and how service providers can take advantage of the opportunities presented by this technology.... READ MORE 

October 8, 2017 by Greg Owens

Service Reliability and Wi-Fi Coverage are more Important than Speed

Matt Davis, founder and principal analyst at Independence Research recently shared a summary of market research that he completed in August with several hundred residential broadband customers in the United States.... READ MORE 

October 5, 2017 by Greg Owens

Untangling Mesh Wi-Fi: A Technical Primer

Mesh-enhanced Carrier-class Wi-Fi from Calix will allow service providers to offer a differentiated service to consumers, characterized by enhanced coverage, improved throughput, and intelligent adaptability. ... READ MORE 

September 29, 2017 by Alan DiCicco

Software Defined Access Takes Many Forms

If you think you must adopt a CORD or Cloud CO architecture to achieve Software Defined Access (SDA), think again.... READ MORE