Fibre Systems TV

20 April 2018
How to operate the Sticklers Cassette CleanClicker fibre connector cleaner, including best practice tips.
12 April 2018
Brian Teague of MicroCare Stickler advises on fibre optic cleaners based on situations and applications in the fibre optics industry.
03 April 2018
FTTH Council Europe’s director, Erzsébet Fitori, reacts to the latest Market Panorama findings, which demonstrate that the number of fibre to the home (FTTH) and fibre to the building (FTTB) subscribers in Europe has increased, with more than 5.1 million FTTH/B subscribers in the EU39 by the end of September 2017 – a 20.4 per cent rise on September 2016.
03 April 2018
Matthew Hare, chief executive of Gigaclear, shares his feelings about being presented with the Individual Award from the Fibre to the Home (FTTH) Council Europe. Filmed at the FTTH Conference 2018 in Valencia, Spain.
07 March 2018
Over almost 25 years, City of Stockholm-owned Stokab, has invested more than €500 million in the development of an open, operator-neutral fibre network for everyone. This network now stretches the equivalent of 30 times around the Earth. CEO, Staffan Ingvarsson discusses the provider’s success. Filmed at the FTTH Conference 2018 in Valencia, Spain.
07 March 2018
Ronan Kelly, president of FTTH Council Europe, discusses the latest figures from the FTTH Market Panorama – prepared by IDATE – and looks at how the industry is going to keep up with the high levels of demand for fibre to the home (FTTH) and fibre to the building (FTTB), through innovation. Filmed at the FTTH Conference 2018 in Valencia, Spain.
05 December 2017
The UK has never seen such energy and activity in deploying full fibre networks as it has in 2017. Ambitious plans are one thing, however; delivering on them is quite another. Fibre Systems TV asks industry experts how optimistic they are about when, and even whether, the UK will achieve its full fibre ambition. Brian Dolby reports from the INCA Conference in Newcastle.
30 November 2017
CityFibre recently struck a deal with Vodafone to roll out gigabit connections to millions of homes and businesses in the UK. Mark Collins, director of strategy and public affairs, CityFibre, speaks to Fibre Systems TV about the company’s plan and what it means for UK broadband. Brian Dolby reports from the INCA Conference in Newcastle.
30 November 2017
Have you ever wondered who makes the thousands of miles of optical fibre installed throughout the UK? One of unsung heroes of the industry is India-based manufacturer of optical fibre and cable products, Sterlite Technologies. Fibre Systems TV interviews Phil Coppin, head of business development EMEA at Sterlite.
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Six months after it became mandatory for copper and fibre cables supplied to EU/EEA member states to comply with the Construction Product Regulation and carry CE marking, Keely Portway asks what, if any, effect this has had on cable suppliers

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To continue growing data traffic, optical scientists are tackling tough questions about nonlinear effects in optical fibre, discovers Andy Extance 

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January of this year saw Jerry Rawls step down as chief executive of Finisar, a company he had grown from obscurity to worldwide success. He talks to Rebecca Pool about building his empire, the firm’s new CEO and a future that could include Oclaro*