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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

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23 June 2022

Hoosier Net, a consortium of internet service providers has received investment from Accord Telecommunications Collaborative, a group of 21 Rural Electric Membership Cooperatives (REMCs) and telephone cooperatives.

News

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22 June 2022

Polish operator, Play has signed a joint venture agreement with private equity firm, InfraVia Capital Partners to provide access to high-speed fibre connectivity to 6 million homes in Poland.

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20 June 2022

US operator, Netly Fibre has completed construction of an open-access terabit-ready fibre network in Solana Beach, California.

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15 June 2022

The Independent Networks Co-operative Association (INCA) has released its Metrics for the UK independent network sector report for 2022, compiled by Point Topic.

Analysis & opinion

Analysis & opinion

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04 February 2022

Keely Portway rounds-up some of the industry's responses to the government’s connectivity mission in the recent Levelling Up white paper

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

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

21 June 2022

Adva and II‐VI Incorporated have joined together to launch a 100ZR pluggable coherent transceiver.

07 June 2022

II‐VI Incorporated has completed the tape-out of its Steelerton digital signal processor (DSP) for 100Gb/s coherent transmission in optical access and aggregation networks.

07 June 2022

Viavi has announced the availability of ApexNow, an app integration between Viavi Observer Apex and ServiceNow IT operations management (ITOM) and telecommunications service operations management.

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. 

Resources

Doug Blue advises on choosing the right fibre technology for rural broadband networks

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.

Press releases

21 June 2022

Adva and II‐VI Incorporated have joined together to launch a 100ZR pluggable coherent transceiver.

07 June 2022

II‐VI Incorporated has completed the tape-out of its Steelerton digital signal processor (DSP) for 100Gb/s coherent transmission in optical access and aggregation networks.

07 June 2022

Viavi has announced the availability of ApexNow, an app integration between Viavi Observer Apex and ServiceNow IT operations management (ITOM) and telecommunications service operations management.