SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Calix, Inc. (NYSE: CALX) today announced Jade Communications saved nearly half of its initial fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network deployment budget—a quarter-of-a-million dollars—and continues to maximize operational efficiency with the Calix Intelligent Access EDGE. By transitioning from previous hardware-centric solutions to AXOS® and the Services Management Connector (SMx), Jade can now turn up its own OLTs and activate ONTs remotely in seconds, slashing individual subscriber turn-up time from minutes to seconds. Additionally, AXOS and SMx eliminate costly and time-consuming third-party turn-up services while virtually eliminating truck rolls for Jade’s ONT outages, which had been about one per week.
Additionally, the regional communications service provider (CSP) has reduced its integration timeline from months to weeks while reaping the benefits of simplifying its network operations with AXOS. Along with the cost and efficiency improvements to service provisioning and subscriber turn-up, Jade (which operates in some of the harshest climate