EVENT

Metro Connect USA 2017

31 January 2017

Event organiser: 

Capacity Conferences

 

Metro Connect is the must-attend event for the US metro market. With the perfect combination of seniority, dynamic C-level discussions and the beautiful sea front view of Miami, the Nobu Eden Roc Hotel will once again bring together 530+ leaders of the metro fiber market.

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As data demand ramps ever higher, researchers are looking to innovative amplifier designs to help transport a broader light spectrum through optical fibres, finds Andy Extance

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Duncan Ellis shares his views about the increased focus on automation from network operators, and how the physical layer has so far stubbornly resisted the move

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Switching off copper networks where fibre has been deployed is the end game, so why are so few operators doing it, wonders Pauline Rigby

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With demand for fibre to the premises increasing, Keely Portway looks at the role training plays in ensuring installation skills remain available to meet this growing demand

Analysis and opinion