How can service provider maintain older legacy equipment while gradually upgrading to Carrier Ethernet?

Although President Donald Trump has committed to invest heavily in infrastructure, experience shows that utilities and government entities are not rushing to upgrade their networks and some of them prefer to continue using TDM and SONET. Read more

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Telco Systems completed a smart city project connecting 150 Louisiana schools to a 100 gigabytes broadband network

Telco Systems, a BATM company, recently completed a project to build a networking communication system with a speed of up to 100 gigabytes in 150 schools and libraries in Louisiana, USA. This part of a larger-scale, US government smart cities project, known as E-Rate, designed to provide public institutions with access to broadband Internet services to transfer data at significantly high speeds.  The US Congress recently announced funding for this program in the amount of $3.9 billion. “The transition to smart cities requires the installation of networks that can transmit…

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Telco Systems’ E-Rate presented at FISPA

Earlier this month, Barry Newberger, a US-based Sales Director at Telco Systems, was one of over 100 professionals representing 78 companies who attended the Federation of Internet Service Providers of America (FISPA) annual meeting in New Orleans. FISPA supports the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the United States and supports all providers from Tier 1, regional competitive local exchange companies (CLECs), regional independent operating companies and municipalities, and independent providers. Among the many workshops at the event, there was an E-Rate panel discussion hosted by the current FISPA president, Jason…

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Overruled Net Neutrality Judgment

Threat or Opportunity for Networking Innovation Experts? Imagine…your favorite band is coming to town, tickets go on sale at 2pm, you’re sitting at your computer at 1:59 set and ready to go. Two o’clock hits, you click “purchase” and all of a sudden you receive a message – “loading…loading…loading”. The webpage finally finishes loading and the tickets are gone, the concert is sold out. Imagine…you finally land a date with that attractive neighbor you couldn’t help but notice when you moved in. You convinced her to say yes because you…

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