We have organized the third optixcat meeting, this time in Tortosa, in Terres de l’Ebre region. Optixcat meetings want to promote the deployment of fiber networks across Catalonia. For people outside Catalonia it is quite unviable to come because Tortosa is far away from Barcelona, so this event will be very local, specially because language […]Read more "3rd optixcat meeting"
Finally, Imagina, toghether with Axia, have been awarded the Xarxa Oberta Project. It is official now and unless any legal complain, the project will take place. Ok, it is just restricted to Terres de l’Ebre and the budget has been reduced to 1/10, but anyway, we hope this will be just the field trial of […]Read more "Imagina and Axia have been awarded the Xarxa Oberta Project in Catalonia"
Now that we have Riba Roja deployment operational, it is time to test the service and tweak it for optimal performance. It is quite impressive to have a GbE connection to the Internet but unfortunately the speed that you get in these circumstances is not limited by your pipe but by the server you connect […]Read more "FTTH and core networks"
This Thursday, 23rd September, we have organized a workshop to present i2CAT foundation validation facility and to talk about the Future Internet. The event will take place at Digitalent foundation building, one of the customers of the infrastructure. This experimental network is composed of three ROADM-based optical nodes located in three strategical locations: Campus Nord: […]Read more "i2Cat experimental facility"
Quite relevant news about the impact of broadband on development, from ITU: New York, 19 September 2010 – ITU Secretary-General Dr Hamadoun Touré today challenged global leaders to ensure that more than half of all the world’s people have access to broadband networks by 2015, and make access to high-speed networks a basic civil right. […]Read more "World leaders agree: The future will be Built on Broadband"
I have decided to change the theme of the blog. Hope you prefer this to the previous one. Comments are welcome.Read more "New theme"
Telefonica is a company that tends to release news to measure the position of the market and then move forward (or not) depending on the feedback that they get. This is specially true when talking about bad news for customers. Another speciality of Telefonica is to mix concepts. Let’s go step by step. First, Telefonica […]Read more "Telefonica, network neutrality and billing"