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CNBC: Glimpse into Corning’s facilities reveals optical fiber’s crucial role in connecting the world

Published Aug 17 2022

With network demand surging and governments investing to bring the benefits of broadband to more people, Corning is expanding its manufacturing capacity across all three optical network components: fiber, cable, and connectivity hardware.

In this first-ever look inside Corning’s North Carolina fiber and cable factories, CNBC discovers 50+ years of optical innovation being deployed in an unprecedented push to connect the unconnected.