Editor's picks

This webinar focuses on how the telecoms sector is addressing the skills issue, looking at the accredited training available and how apprenticeship schemes are valuable to operators, installers and ISPs.

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As pressure on networks continues to grow, photonic integrated circuits (PIC) are becoming more advanced to sustain the unprecedented rise in traffic, finds Abigail Williams

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A number of broadband providers and ISPs have outlined their commitment to helping customers during the current cost of living crisis by freezing their prices for 2022.

News

25 May 2022

New UK ISP and network builder, Upp has invested in a software solution to help tackle the shortage of fibre network designers in the UK.

News

25 May 2022

UK start-up alternative provider, Freedom Fibre has secured a total £100m commitment of scale-up funding, just over a year since its formation.

24 May 2022

The FTTH Council Europe has revealed its latest market reports at the FTTH Conference in Vienna.

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24 May 2022

An operator and two individuals that have actively contributed to the acceleration of FTTH in Europe have been recognised with awards at the FTTH Conference.

Analysis & opinion

Analysis & opinion

21 January 2022

The continued resource challenges faced by operators could be aided with advances in tools and technology, suggests Stéphane Chabot

02 December 2021

Some of the most-viewed and industry-shaping stories of 2021

01 December 2021

Mark Lutkowitz makes a comparison between solutions from two startups, demonstrated at ECOC 2021

Features

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08 March 2022

Keely Portway reports on a recent webinar about how the telecoms sector is addressing the current shortage in skills, from recruitment through to keeping great candidates once they are on board

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04 March 2022

Keely Portway takes a look at the latest developments when it comes to FTTH deployment in Europe and what needs to be done to overcome the hurdles in the path of acceleration

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03 March 2022

As pressure on networks continues to grow, photonic integrated circuits (PIC) are becoming more advanced to sustain the unprecedented rise in traffic, finds Abigail Williams

Fibre Systems TV

Tech Focus

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A look at the market for passive optical network equipment and some of the products and solutions available

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A look at the market for optical line termination equipment and some of the products and solutions available

A glance at the current market for fifth-generation coherent optics and some of the latest developments available

Products

26 May 2022

The Switchblade collapsible fibre containment vault is a modular underground handhole that stores high-density fibre and splices

23 May 2022

The FTTH Council Europe has revealed the first edition of the In-home Broadband Excellence (IBE) Guide, which outlines the best possible solutions to get from the fibre entry point to the end-user. 

23 May 2022

STL’s Opticonn, a purpose-engineered, end-to-end, 5G-ready optical networking solution, has recently been enhanced with the company’s acquisition of Optotec

23 May 2022

ZTE has released the prototype of an Optical Network Unit (ONU) that can support both 50G PON and Wi-Fi 7 technologies at the FTTH Conference 2022 in Vienna, Austria.

10 May 2022

Corning has expanded its MiniXtend cable portfolio with the introduction of MiniXtend HD cables for 12 to 72 fibres, enabling use in microducts with 6mm inner diameter and MiniXtend XD cables for 192 and 288 fibres.

Resources

This webinar focuses on how the telecoms sector is addressing the skills issue, looking at the accredited training available and how apprenticeship schemes are valuable to operators, installers and ISPs.

The telecommunication workforce of the future will require employees skilled in fibre networks to move forward and keep pace with emerging technologies.

Service providers aiming to accelerate fibre deployment to provide competitive connected experiences and prepare for capacity expansion are facing new challenges.

Press releases

26 May 2022

The Switchblade collapsible fibre containment vault is a modular underground handhole that stores high-density fibre and splices

23 May 2022

The FTTH Council Europe has revealed the first edition of the In-home Broadband Excellence (IBE) Guide, which outlines the best possible solutions to get from the fibre entry point to the end-user. 

23 May 2022

STL’s Opticonn, a purpose-engineered, end-to-end, 5G-ready optical networking solution, has recently been enhanced with the company’s acquisition of Optotec