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KCOM meets soaring data demand with ADVA’s open optical transport solution

ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that KCOM is harnessing its FSP 3000 open optical transport technology to meet soaring data demand. The new infrastructure enables the UK-based communication and IT service provider to deliver highly reliable, ultra-fast connectivity to more residential and business customers across the Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire regions. Featuring ADVA’s QuadFlex™ line…

UN warns of soaring prices in 2022 due to freight rate spike

Pandemic-fuelled global supply chain disruptions have driven up prices and led to a growing shortage of goods. GENEVA: The United Nations warned on Thursday that a surge in container freight rates could mean higher prices for consumers next year unless pandemic-fuelled problems are untangled.The UN’s trade and development agency (UNCTAD) said global import price levels…