EVENT

CRU World Optical Fibre & Cable 2017

01 November 2017 to 03 November 2017
Wuhan, China

The premier international event for the optical fibre and communication cable supply chain - over 700 attendees expected.
 
CRU’s 3rd World Optical Fibre & Cable Conference returns to Wuhan, China, bringing together the world’s leaders in the production of preform, optical fibre and communication cable to meet and do deals with consumers and services providers from across the supply chain. The event offers unrivalled access to senior decision-makers from the world’s largest fibre optic cable manufacturers over three days of cocktail receptions, networking breaks, banquet lunches and gala dinners.

CRU Group
Feature

Cost and compatibility can make a compelling case for pushing 100Gb/s bandwidth over a single optical channel, both as individual links and supporting 400Gb/s Ethernet, finds Andy Extance

Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
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Robin Mersh takes a look at how the industry is creating next-generation optical access fit for 5G

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Technological advances to aid the increasing demand for bandwidth, on the path towards the terabit network, should lead to optical signals that are flexible and adaptive, like water, argues Dr Maxim Kuschnerov and Dr Yin Wang