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 speaks to Phil Coppin, head of business development EMEA at Sterlite.
Cost and compatibility can make a compelling case for pushing 100Gb/s bandwidth over a single optical channel, both as individual links and supporting 400Gb/s Ethernet, finds Andy Extance
Robin Mersh takes a look at how the industry is creating next-generation optical access fit for 5G
Technological advances to aid the increasing demand for bandwidth, on the path towards the terabit network, should lead to optical signals that are flexible and adaptive, like water, argues Dr Maxim Kuschnerov