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Telefónica calls for a New Digital Deal to ensure digitalisation benefits everyone

This deal should be the result of public-private cooperation to guarantee digital inclusion; adapting social and economic policies to current digital companies; and greater commitment and responsibility by global internet platforms more
  • ITU-T Study Group 15 accelerates work on 5G optical transport... more

  • GSMA announces first details for Mobile World Congress 2018... more

  • Nokia announces its 2016 Bell Labs Prize winners... more

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SSE Enterprise Telecoms implements Infinera platform to deliver ‘dark fibre-like network’ across the UK

Strategic acquisition approximately doubles revenue, significantly expands Infinera’s customer base and reaffirms vertical integration strategy more
  • Next generation Monet undersea cable now fully operational... more

  • GARR powers national research and education network in Italy... more

  • Innovation on fast forward: Infinera unveils new Infinite... more

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Emerging markets - New technologies, new opportunities and new business models

In the current uncertain economic climate the so-called ‘emerging’ nations - once the cinderellas of the global economy - now present some of the most exciting business opportunities. So, do we approach them using tried and tested business models, or do we take advantage of these relatively green field opportunities to break new ground - leapfrogging legacy technologies with ‘reverse innovation’, and putting new ideas to the test? more
  • 40/100Gb Ethernet, times four or times ten? What is the best... more

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New market panorama data at the FTTH Conference 2018: 20% growth in fibre subscribers and Ireland joins the fibre league

At the FTTH Conference 2018, the latest figures of the FTTH Market Panorama prepared by IDATE for the FTTH Council Europe were released. The number of fibre to the home (FTTH) and fibre to the building (FTTB) subscribers in Europe increased by 20.4% since September 2016 with more than 51.6 million FTTH/B subscribers in September 2017 for EU39. The take-up rate also soared to 34.8% for EU39 from 29.9% the previous year more
  • Disaggregated WDM systems hitting a sweet spot in data center... more

  • UK expected to continue international leadership on key... more

  • Digital Agenda for Europe: IDATE DigiWorld reveals ultrafast... more