On the house for staying at home

07 April 2020

Five free online courses for fibre professionals to access during the covid-19 lockdown.

Erzsébet Fitori to leave the FTTH Council Europe

02 April 2020

Erzsébet Fitori, director general at the FTTH Council Europe is to leave her role to explore the next chapter in her career.

Virgin Media outlines strategy for protection of network, staff and customers during Covid-19 pandemic

31 March 2020

UK cable operator Virgin Media has published the steps it is taking to help keep employees and customers safe during the current pandemic, whilst also safeguarding its network.

CableLabs releases spec for DOCSIS 4.0

31 March 2020

Not-for-profit research and development lab, CableLabs has released the DOCSIS 4.0 specification, including full duplex and extended spectrum capabilities.

What is the road ahead for Ethernet? Directions now available from the Ethernet Alliance

30 March 2020

The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the continued success and advancement of Ethernet technologies, has launched its roadmap for 2020.

SCTE postpones events, brings forward anniversary gift for members

27 March 2020

Anthony Basham, president of the Society for Broadband Professionals (SCTE) has written to members, advising that all events are postponed until further notice.

County Broadband chief executive: Covid-19 highlights need for UK infrastructure upgrade

26 March 2020

Lloyd Felton, chief executive of internet service provider, County Broadband has issued a statement in which he outlined how the company is currently operating, and what the pandemic means for digital infrastructure.

Cabling Science Institute offers free online training to global cable and wireless community

26 March 2020

Specialist training organisation, Cabling Science Institute is offering all of its online training courses free of charge to help support the optical communications industry during this difficult time.

Cisco CEO offers letter of support to customers and partners

25 March 2020

The CEO of Cisco, Chuck Robbins, has published a letter to customers and partners, offering reassurance and updates on the actions the company is taking in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.

CityFibre continues building and maintaining networks

25 March 2020

UK alternative network provider, CityFibre has confirmed that it will continue to build and maintain its networks, with full approval from UK government.

INCA brings events online, offers clarification for key workers

24 March 2020

The Independent Networks Cooperative Association (INCA) is to move all of its planned events online, and make a reduction in costs for all those participating.

II-VI increases capacity to meet molecular diagnostic testing requirements

24 March 2020

US optoelectronic component manufacturer, II-VI is increasing its manufacturing capacity of components and subassemblies for molecular diagnostic testing systems.