Adtran will use its XGS-PON technology to help deliver multi-gigabit speeds in rural Mississippi communities. The company will work with FiberRise to expand broadband options throughout Alcorn County Electric Power Association's (ACE) footprint. XGS-PON is a fixed wavelength symmetrical 10Gbps passive optical network technology. ACE plans to use that technology to deliver up to 10-Gig speeds for consumers. FiberRise will handle engineering, procurement and construction management duties for the project. The network will reach businesses, farms, hospitals, schools and residents throughout Alcorn County.
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