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Submarine Networks World 2018

24 September 2018 to 26 September 2018
Suntec City, Singapore

As the key annual gathering for decision makers in the subsea communications value chain, Submarine Networks World offers a dedicated platform for the community to exchange knowledge, present the latest cable projects and develop new strategies and partnerships that will ultimately go towards moving the industry forward.

In 2018, more than 600 industry leaders are expected from more than 300 organisations worldwide to gather once again in Singapore – a global hub of international connectivity – and get ready for debate, networking and inspiration. With new players, new bandwidth-hungry consumers and new challenges on the horizon, the stage is set for the next phase of the industry’s evolution.

Terrapinn
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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