fibre-optic : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a of or relating to fiber optics
- Today, data centres offer clients a menu of services ranging from fibre-optic connections and IT expertise to CCTV surveillance and firewall protection, Endersby said.
News & Articles
- GCHQ 'secretly tapping' Internet traffic
The government's electronic eavesdropping agency has gained secret access to fibre-optic cables carrying global Internet traffic and telephone calls, rogue US intelligence technician Ed Snowden has told The Guardian.
June 22, 2013 - Fox News
- British spy agency taps cables, shares with U.S. NSA - Guardian
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's spy agency GCHQ has tapped fibre-optic cables that carry international phone and internet traffic and is sharing vast quantities of personal information with the U.S. National Security Agency, the Guardian newspaper said on Friday. The paper, which has in recent weeks been publishing details of top-secret surveillance programs exposed by former NSA contractor Edward ...
June 21, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Kevin Rudd in Sydney Morning Herald
We have a proposal which will cost up to $4.7 billion in joint partnership with the private sector to lay out fibre-optic-to-the-node for 98 per cent of the country,Mr Rudd told reporters. "The difference is the government proposes a...
- Arthur Goldstuck in The Guardian
Goldstuck added: "In the coming year operators will begin to leverage the combination of new undersea cable capacity and new fibre-optic networks to supply corporate clients and resellers with bigger, faster and more flexible capacity. Almost every...
- Jackie Selebi in Buenos Aires News
The Technocity here and the Smart City at Kochi are global standard initiatives with most modern state-of-the-art infrastructure. The telecom density in the state is double the national average with electronic exchanges and fibre-optic cables... VS Achuthanandan http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._S._Achuthanandan&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGPLcXfG2i8M3PbdOQrWVEP9DtZ-w Thaindian.com (blog) http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/sci-tech/kerala-to-be-first-e-literate-state-by-year-end_10027087.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFWbCwW0cyJzBIFtUTg26t6fpDceA Mar 13, 2008
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