Canby Telcom Selects iPhotonix to Advance Gigabit Connectivity in Oregon

Oregon Town installs next-generation technologies to stay connected and stimulate economic opportunity

RICHARDSON, Texas, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- iPhotonix(r), Inc., a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions, announced today that Canby Telcom has selected iPhotonix' iVolve technology to bring fiber-optic connectivity to its residential subscribers in the Portland suburb of Canby, Oregon. The iVolve product will allow Canby Telcom to deliver Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) services capable of supporting a range of in-demand services such as high-speed internet, digital TV and phone. With iVolve, Canby Telcom will be able to profitably provide next-gen services and make a difference in their local community.

"We selected iPhotonix' iVolve device because it meets our needs for capacity and capability and gives us a lot of flexibility when it comes to installation scenarios," said Brad Madison, Manager of Engineering and Operations at Canby Telcom. "With iPhotonix, we can deliver the suite of products our customers require and be prepared for expansion in the future."  Today it is more essential than ever for non-urban communities to adopt next-generation technologies in order to stay connected and stimulate economic opportunity locally, as well as be a part of a more highly connected business community.

With iPhotonix's iVolve solution, Canby Telcom is expanding its own addressable market and ensuring that the entire community is able to access a world of new possibilities and global opportunities.

"The iVolve Platform provides the perfect balance of cutting edge technology with backward compatibility that allows companies like Canby Telcom to deliver cutting edge products to its customers immediately and do so profitably," said Jeff Mulqueen VP of Business Development at iPhotonix.  "We're excited to see more and more areas of the country gain access to this kind of high-speed fiber optic connectivity, and proud to be a part of it."

About Canby Telcom

Canby Telcom provides information, communication and entertainment services to more than 7,000 customers over an 84-square-mile foot print in the northern Willamette Valley of Oregon.  The company is the 2013 recipient of the prestigious TelcoVision Service Provider of the Year Award for product innovation and customer service. The 110-year-old cooperative and its 104-year old subsidiary, Mt. Angel Telephone Company in Mt. Angel, Oregon, employ over 70 people. Company headquarters are located at 190 SE 2nd Street, Canby Oregon. For more information, call 503.266.8249 or visit

 About iPhotonix

iPhotonix, is a Richardson, Texas based technology company supplying globally carrier grade products for the rapidly growing optical access market.  These markets include residential, business, enterprise and mobile backhaul services and are marketed under the iVolve brand, the world's first Multi-System Operable optical access platform. This platform utilizes proprietary, complete and comprehensive array of standards based GPON & Active Ethernet access devices (gateways, ONTs, MDUs, etc.) and delivers the richest feature set of integrated voice, video, high-speed data & WiFi solutions.

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Media Contact: Jeff Mulqueen, iPhotonix, 214-545-0224,

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