Identify and justify the business case for fibre and NGA networks and learn how to cost-effectively design and deploy a profitable network that delivers the best ROI. As operators across Africa continue on their path to delivering superfast broadband, the issue of fibre and NGA networks increasingly hots up across the continent. The only event in the African market dedicated to exploring the key challenges of rolling out fibre networks, FTTx Summit Africa returns for its 2nd year to once again unite leaders in the field in a unique forum for debate and discussion.
Oleg Khaykin, CEO of Viavi Solutions, speaks candidly to Fibre Systems about how to compete in the challenging world of communications test and measurement
Hao Dong describes how innovative optical fibres and cabling could provide substantial benefits for connecting data centres across a wide range of distances
Richard Ednay considers whether fibre characterisation needs to be modified to suit modern optical communication systems that are likely to include coherent transmission
ECOC is the place to be to discover the latest technological and commercial innovations in optical components and networks. Here we highlight some of the exhibitors and events taking place in the exhibition hall.