Broadband World Forum 2017 in Pics
Slideshows 11/8/2017 40 comments
BBWF was jam-packed with new technologies, industry bigwigs and product demonstrations. Page through this slideshow to recapture memories or see what you missed – and plan next year's visit to Berlin.
6 Reasons Smart Homes Are Smart Business
Slideshows 6/5/2017 11 comments
With ultra-broadband, service providers pour the foundation of smart homes. But the key to unlocking this opportunity lies in demonstrating the value-add that IoT delivers to households.
FTTH Conference 2017: Fiber Fun in Marseille
Slideshows 2/20/2017 6 comments
The FTTH community headed to Marseille in France for its annual European gathering and heard a lot about technology evolution, demand drivers and (of course) the operational challenges facing network operators.
Without end-to-end automation of the network, service providers cannot help customers – enterprise, government, manufacturing, healthcare – succeed and that's something testing vendors recognize and are acting upon.
US cable operators added 2.7 million broadband subscribers in 2017 while telcos lost about 625,000, according to Leichtman Research Group.
New bill would ban blocking, throttling, paid prioritization and most zero-rating practices.
The UK government unveiled the first 13 recipients of half the £190 million allotted for fiber-to-the-premise projects designed to deliver gigabit speeds around the country.
There's no end in sight for the fiber frenzy, so Himachal Futuristic Communications Ltd. (HFCL) is building a new factory capable of making 4 million miles of fiber optic cable each year.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
11:00 a.m. EST / 4:00 p.m. London
Interoperability and field-test procedures accelerate time to revenue and ensure good service.
As fiber moves deeper into the access network and is married with Gfast copper technology to deliver gigabit services, there are several key test considerations that ensure success.
Attend this webinar and learn:
- Advantages of combining GPON and Gfast
- Gfast features
- GPON construction and activation test
- Upgrading and testing for Gfast
- Speed testing to validate service and TCP efficiency
Listen to this archived radio show for a look into the state of multi-vendor, multi-domain SDN-based controllers and SD-Access architectures.
ZTE discusses the future of broadband networks and how we can be better prepared for the challenges they will bring.
What are the hot talking points in the fixed broadband sector right now? Gigabit over copper as well as fiber, software-defined access and more, ...
Light Reading's pro-European, Berlin-lovin' editors Ray Le Maistre and Iain Morris discuss some of the hot topics from BBWF 2017, including Gfast ...
The UBB2020 community has had a great first four months thanks to a market that's on the up!
Per-Olof Gustafsson, Deputy CEO at AB Stokab, the wholesale fiber access network operator in the city of Stockholm, talks about the business case ...
This new video will inspire companies to reimagine their business for success in a world where connectivity is more than a commodity.