11 October 2016

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Next-Generation Optical Networking USA (NGON USA) is the leading optical event for telco carriers, DC operators, optical system and component vendors. Welcoming 300+ attendees to its conference and 40+ industry luminaries to its stage to share and discuss the latest industry trends, NGON is the go-to event to network with industry peers, learn and discuss the future of the optical networking industry.

To reflect the optical networking evolution, the NGON series will be co-locating its conference with the Optical DCI conference


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