The Autumn issue of Optical Connections Magazine is now available to read online or download.
As ECOC comes to Gothenburg, it is apt to review the remarkable success of this corner of Europe in this industry. Danish native Per Danielsen provides an insight.
Combining the attributes of optical and wireless technologies in broadband access and distribution networks has several attractions: flexibility in network design; increased service variety and availability; greater customer satisfaction; and better business for all. John Williamson reviews.
Optical networks support the Internet, enable data centre functionality and cloud computing. But these networks and networking technologies are increasingly susceptible to security attacks. What can be done? Ellen Manning reports.
Software management innovations are completely changing the nature of optical networks, as was discussed at the Next Generation Optical Networks conference in Cannes in June. Antony Savvas attended and offers his views.