Submarine Networks World 2015

08 September 2015

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Now in its 18th year, Submarine Networks World is the largest annual event dedicated to subsea communications.  Attendees will get the chance to explore the strategy, innovation, technology and partnerships driving the growth of the global subsea cable community.


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