NextGen '14 Conference & Expo

11 November 2014

NextGen 14 is the prime showcase and platform to share insights and grow business in the UK's fast moving high tech, innovation and digital development landscape. The conference is for anyone involved in the challenge of facilitating better broadband, reaping the benefits and enabling innovation and economic growth.

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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


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


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


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