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Santa Fe Public Schools deploys advanced Optical LAN technology to improve students' digital learning environment
Santa Fe, N.M. - Adopting advanced technology to prepare students for the future, Santa Fe Public Schools (SFPS) is deploying a new type of local area network (LAN) that uses fiber optics. [More]
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:05:00 GMT

Marlin Equity Partners Takes First Step in Plan to Merge Coriant and Tellabs
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT

Marlin Equity Partners Announces Plans to Operate Tellabs Access as Separate Company
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT

temple to Distribute Tellabs Optical LAN in Europe, Middle East & Africa
Naperville, Illinois - temple, a leading global distribution company that provides connectivity expertise and solutions to the data and telecommunications sectors, has agreed to become an authorized distributor of Tellabs’ Optical LAN solutions. [More]
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 09:30:00 GMT

New San Diego Central Library Connects With Tellabs Optical LAN
Optical LAN links PCs, Wi-Fi, automation, security, phones and more Naperville, Ill. - The new San Diego Central Library @ the Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common brings the library of the future to life. [More]
Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:30:00 GMT

Elauwit Deploys Optical LAN To Keep Up with College Students’ Bandwidth Needs
Naperville, Ill. - Elauwit, a leading campus housing service provider, is deploying Tellabs’ Optical LAN (local area network) to deliver RF video and ultra-high-speed Internet to college students in 8 student housing projects across 8 states. “College students expect great broadband data service, particularly in student housing. [More]
Wed, 25 Sep 2013 14:00:00 GMT

Tellabs and Intervid sign agreement for the resale of Tellabs Optical LAN in Australia
Melbourne, Australia - Tellabs, a leading vendor of optical networking solutions, and Intervid, a provider of specialist security and communications solutions to the government, commercial and mining sectors in Australia, have signed an agreement for the resale of Tellabs Optical LAN solution in the Australia market. Under the agreement, Intervid will be an authorized channel partner within the Tellabs PartnerPlus Program for the Optical LAN solution, and will provide sales, system integration and maintenance support throughout Australia. [More]
Wed, 21 Aug 2013 14:30:00 GMT

Tellabs ships the world's smallest Optical Network Terminal with power over Ethernet
Naperville, Ill. - Tellabs 100 Series Mini ONT, the world’s smallest optical network terminal (ONT) with power over Ethernet, is now available. [More]
Tue, 20 Aug 2013 14:05:00 GMT

Tellabs Optical LAN Solution To Be Distributed by WESCO
Naperville, Illinois - Tellabs has entered into a distribution agreement with WESCO Distribution (NYSE: WCC), a leading global supply chain solutions provider of data communications, security, and electrical products and services, to distribute Tellabs’ Optical LAN solution through its subsidiary Communications Supply Corporation (CSC). [More]
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:00:00 GMT

Deltek headquarters deploys passive Optical LAN to reduce costs, protect environment and ensure a long-lived network
Herndon, VA - Deltek, a leading provider of enterprise software and information solutions, is using Tellabs Optical LAN Solution to deliver gigabit-to-the-desk service over a passive fiber infrastructure at the company's new headquarters in suburban Washington, D.C. Videos: Why Deltek Deployed Optical LAN: Better Technology Why Deltek Deployed Optical LAN: Better Economics Case History: Deltek Chooses Passive Optical LAN to Reduce Costs, Enable Future Expansion and Protect Environment Infographic: Deltek’s headquarters designed for collaboration, sustainability and fun. The Tellabs Optical LAN solution satisfies Deltek’s immediate bandwidth needs with gigabit-to-the-desk service. [More]
Tue, 04 Jun 2013 14:00:00 GMT




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Building a Simple, Smart, Scalable Foundation for Software-Defined LANs
What if you could dynamically allocate LAN bandwidth based on real-time needs in software? What if you could pre-program strict quality of service (QoS) to different LAN users, services, devices and ports? What if you could manage secure authorization and authentication in software and automatically associate to users, services, devices and ports? If you could, then you would have the foundation for a software-defined “LAN.” [More]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:30:00 -0500

Copper in Hotels: Costs More, Does Less for Guests
Hotels and resorts are under increasing pressure to grow revenues and cut costs, while meeting guests’ growing needs for Internet connectivity. Fortunately, now there’s a simple solution to guests’ connectivity challenges. Even better, hotels can improve connectivity without raising prices or scaling back on guest services. [More]
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0500

Optical LAN: The Foundation for Smart Buildings and Cities
According to the United Nations (UN), the population of the world’s cities will rise by 700 million within the next 10 years. To keep pace with this growth, UN’s Smart Cities Council is promoting technologies that can create cities with enhanced livability, workability and sustainability. The smart city concept includes smart buildings, transportation, health and human services, as well as public safety. With its unlimited bandwidth and terabyte speeds, fiber is the obvious choice for communications. But, did you know that fiber can also help build smart buildings and achieve sustainability goals? [More]
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:00:00 -0500

School District Innovates to Improve Digital Learning, Saves Enough to Cover a Teacher's Salary
In a recent letter to the FCC, the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) is pushing the importance of bringing high-speed Internet to more schools and libraries around the county. According to the letter, students at every U.S. school should have access to Internet speeds of 100Mbps today, and 1Gbps per second by 2017. High-speed Internet is just as important to a child’s learning opportunities as chalkboards and textbooks. But, 72% percent of schools today do not have adequate Internet. [More]
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:00:00 -0500

Optical LAN: A College Campus Survival Guide to Streaming March Madness
For college campuses, March Madness may be the most exciting time of the year. But, for campus network IT admins, it’s a real nightmare. Imagine students from 64 universities all watching the NCAA basketball tournament games for a few weeks. They’re not only watching it on TV – they’re also streaming games in HD on their mobile devices, laptops and game consoles. These bandwidth-hungry users  create a major challenge for the campus LAN. [More]
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 10:00:00 -0500

Optical LAN: The Secret to Success in the Internet of Things Era
The Internet of Things is not just the latest buzzword, it's a rapidly growing market. According to IDC,  212 billion "things" will be connected globally by 2020, with related spending reaching $8.9 trillion. What does this growth mean for the enterprise market? [More]
Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:00:00 -0500

Upgrade Your Hotels and Resorts to Optical LAN and Increase ROI
Following a recession that started in 2009, the US hospitality industry is finally starting to grow at a normal rate. As it continues to recover and the demand for its services grows, hotels and resorts are searching for new ways to lower costs and increase revenues. What hotels are often not aware of is that these goals can be easily achieved by simply switching to an all-fiber based network infrastructure, also known as passive Optical LAN. [More]
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:15:00 -0500

Cut Downtime Cost by 99% with Optical LAN and Save Millions
Unplanned IT downtime can cost your business millions of dollars a year, and downtime costs are growing. In 2010, businesses lost on average $5,600 per minute in an outage, according to Emerson Network Power. This is a frightening number, but in just over 3 years, the cost of downtime has increased 41%. Businesses now lose an average of $7,900 a minute in an unplanned outage. How can you prevent this loss? [More]
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 10:45:00 -0500

Optical LAN: The Cure to All Healthcare ICT Challenges
Healthcare facilities are going through rapid changes. Not only must they support the newest technologies, but they also must prepare to meet the medical needs of a community for decades to come. But through all this change, the technology backbone in a hospital, known as the local area network (LAN), has remained the same. [More]
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 10:00:00 -0500

It's Simple Math: School Districts Can Divide IT Costs to Save Money with Optical LAN
Like the rest of the world, education’s dependency on technology and connectivity is growing. From traditional instruction to online and blended learning programs to administrative collaboration, all aspects of the education system rely on the local area network (LAN) infrastructure in place. [More]
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:00:00 -0500

Network and Services Convergence for Healthcare: All Roads Lead to Optical LAN
I recently spoke at the BICSI Winter Conference, where it was clear that the LAN debate is over. Copper is out and Optical LAN is the future. That said, all of the inherent benefits of passive fiber based LANs can have positive impact on Healthcare ICT. [More]
Tue, 04 Feb 2014 10:00:00 -0500

The Optical LAN Ecosystem Is Thriving, As Our Partners Show
Last week we held Tellabs’ first Optical LAN Partner Conference on the West Coast. More than 75 representatives from 35 partners participated in our conference. As in our East Coast conference, we celebrated our recent successes and laid plans for 2014. [More]
Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:23:00 -0500

Graduate to a Future-Proof, Campus-Wide, Low-Cost Local Area Network with Optical LAN
Facing lean budgets and growing bandwidth needs, IT departments in schools, colleges and universities are struggling to keep up. When it comes to local area networks, passive Optical LAN has emerged as the clear choice to tackle the challenges of bigger bandwidth and lower budgets. [More]
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:00:00 -0500

Ready to support students' growing bandwidth needs?
A couple of decades ago, college students might have hoped for a roommate who had a TV and VCR.  Today many college students have flat screen TVs, smartphones, laptops, tablets and gaming systems. With 80% of colleges reporting 2 or more devices per student, the need to increase bandwidth is clear.  How can colleges and universities meet the needs of students while staying within budget? [More]
Thu, 09 Jan 2014 10:00:00 -0500

Enterprises are Feeling the Burn from Copper
It is clear that fiber-optic LAN, or Optical LAN, has emerged as the best option for enterprise networks. However, most buildings today are stuck with the legacy copper cabling and equipment from the past. Copper cabling brings significant broadband and environmental limitations, and it poses another threat: fire hazard and even lead poisoning.  [More]
Tue, 24 Dec 2013 10:00:00 -0500




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BICSI Canada
April 27-April 30, 2014
Booth #414
Vancouver Convention Centre
Vancouver, Canada

BICSI South Pacific
May 12, 2014
Speakers: Tom Ruvarac, Vice President - Business Development
Subject: Sandia The World's Largest Passive Optical LAN
Brisbane Convention Centre
Brisbane, Australia

BICSI South Pacific
May 12, 2014
Speakers: Luis Gamez & 3M Alistair Rathbone, Business Development Manager
Subject: Passive Optical LAN in APAC - 3M & Tellabs
Brisbane Convention Centre
Brisbane, Australia

BICSI South Pacific
May 12, 2014
Speakers: Tom Ruvarac, Vice President, Business Development
Subject: Deltek goes 'green', saving Energy and Space with Optical LAN
Brisbane Convention Centre
Brisbane, Australia

BICSI South Pacific
May 12, 2014
Speakers: Tom Ruvarac, Vice President, Business Development
Subject: New San Diego Central Library connects with Optical LAN
Brisbane Convention Centre
Brisbane, Australia

JIE Symposium
May 12-May 14, 2014
Booth #925
Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, Maryland

BICSI South Pacific
May 12-May 14, 2014
Stand #28
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Brisbane, Australia

BICSI South Pacific
May 13, 2014
Speakers: Tom Ruvarac, Vice President - Business Development
Subject: No Longer Your Father's LAN
Brisbane Convention Centre
Brisbane, Australia

BICSI South Pacific
May 13, 2014
Speakers: Luis Gamez, Business Development Manager
Subject: Introduction to Optical LAN
Brisbane Convention Centre
Brisbane, Australia

HITEC 2014
June 23-June 26, 2014
Booth #140
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, California



Video Podcasts

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How Optical LAN Simplifies Network Management
The Panorama manager for Optical LAN means no more trips to switch rooms or user sites. It takes just a few clicks get the job done.
Fri, 1 Nov 2013 06:00:00 GMT

Why Enterprises Are Switching to Optical LAN
Customers always need more bandwidth. Customers who want a future-proof LAN are choosing Optical LAN, says Debi Preece, General Manager, San Diego Vector Resources.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 06:00:00 GMT

How Optical LAN Connects the San Diego Central Library
San Diego Central Library uses Optical LAN to deliver sizzling fast Internet at 500 Mbps to more than 1,000 wireless and wired devices.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 06:00:00 GMT

A VAR Viewpoint on Optical LAN
Tellabs and Vector Resources worked closely together to deliver a high-performance Optical LAN in the San Diego Central Library.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 06:00:00 GMT

The Library of the Future Deploys Optical LAN
The new San Diego Central Library includes the latest technology to future-proof the new 9-story building, says Library Director Deborah Barrow.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 06:00:00 GMT

Why Deltek Deployed Optical LAN: Better Technology
A high-performance LAN based on Tellabs Optical LAN technology delivers more bandwidth for users at Deltek's new headquarters.
Mon, 3 Jun 2013 06:00:00 GMT

Why Deltek Deployed Optical LAN: Better Economics
By deploying Tellabs Optical LAN in its new headquarters, Deltek is lowering its capital and operating expenses.
Mon, 3 Jun 2013 06:00:00 GMT

Optical LAN saves Sandia energy and money
Tellabs powers the world's largest passive Optical LAN at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 06:00:00 GMT

What are industry analysts saying about the new Tellabs® 100 Series Mini ONTs?
Hear what analysts had to say about our new advancement in Optical LAN technology
Mon, 29 Oct 2012 06:00:00 GMT

Pushing the limits of PON: the SARDANA project
Learn how SARDANA's groundbreaking technology works and why it's important.
Thu, 6 Jan 2011 06:00:00 GMT

Why We're Excited to Work At Tellabs
Tellabs employees describe why they're excited about their work and about the innovations ahead in mobile Internet.
Tue, 29 Jun 2010 06:00:00 GMT


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