2017 marks the 20 th anniversary of Submarine Networks World. This year’s conference theme “BREAKING BOUNDARIES” has been set with the intention to challenge tradition, question what’s possible and prepare for the future, where a resilient network and diverse route options will form the cornerstone of tomorrow’s global connected community.
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.