HUBER+SUHNER to highlight latest developments in RF energy technology at SmarterWorld RF Energy Summit

Erding, Germany. 11 October 2017 – HUBER+SUHNER, leading international manufacturer of components and systems for optical and electrical connectivity, is set to highlight the latest developments in RF energy technology at the SmarterWorld RF Energy Summit, taking place October 17 in Erding, Germany. At the Summit, attendees will learn about the latest developments of solid state RF energy technology, which promises to change the landscape of many commercial applications such as microwave ovens, plasma lighting, medical, automotive and heating. At the Summit, Hannes Grubinger, Market Manager at HUBER+SUHNER, will give…

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SSE Enterprise Telecoms selected to help deliver hyperfast, 1Gbps connectivity to £800 million Aberdeen development to make it ‘the most connected community in Scotland’

Grain chooses SSE Enterprise Telecoms to create fibre-to-the-home network for Aberdeen’s Countesswells development LONDON, UK – 10 October 2017 – SSE Enterprise Telecoms – one of the UK’s leading connectivity suppliers, and part of SSE plc – today announced that it has won a competitive tender from advanced fibre broadband specialists Grain to deliver network connectivity to Countesswells, a new £800 million development in Aberdeen. Countesswells will become home to a new community of residents, schools and businesses five miles outside of Aberdeen. The development represents a significant investment in…

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Record-breaking ECOC Conference in Gothenburg sees multiple advances in optics and sustainability

2017’s event saw a new world record of 10 Pbit/s for the amount of data transmitted through a single optical fibre, as well as the creation of an “ECOC forest” to offset air-travel to the conference Gothenburg, 28 September 2017. The 43rd European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) proved why it is Europe’s leading conference for the fibre optic industry after a series of world firsts this year, including the new world record for the amount of data transmitted through a single optical fibre. Along with close to 1300 leading…

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Record numbers of exhibitors and sell-out crowds mark ECOC Exhibition’s 22nd year

London, 20 September 2017: The European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC) 2017 Exhibition – organised by Nexus Media Events Ltd – strengthened its position as Europe’s leading event for the fibre optic industry with a record-breaking attendance to mark its 22nd year. After selling out exhibition space to 327 exhibitors from around the globe, ECOC 2017 attracted more than 5,900 visitors to the Svenska Massan in Gothenburg, Sweden over three days. Celebrating more than two decades of innovation, the event is renowned for showcasing new and exciting technologies in fibre…

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e-Skilling Critical If Europe Is To Hit Fibre Installation Targets, Says Emtelle

Gothenburg, Sweden. 18 September 2017: De-skilling of installation staff throughout Europe is absolutely critical if mass deployment of optical fibre is to be achieved as part of the European Union targets for 2020. This was the warning given at today’s opening day of ECOC from the region’s major provider of blown fibre and ducted network solutions for the telecoms industry, Emtelle. “If Europe is to achieve its goal of a Digital Single Market by 2020, then we need to make installation of new fibre optic networks as pain-free as possible,”…

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Prysmian supports ultra-broadband development in Italy

Partnership renewed with Telecom Italia for the supply of optical cables and accessories Fibre for next-generation networks will be manufactured in Battipaglia Milan, 05 September 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has renewed its partnership with Telecom Italia through three different one-year contracts for the supply of fibre optic cables and connectivity solutions. The products supplied will be used to implement the telephone operator’s network and its projects relating to the Ultra-Broadband Digital Plan. The overall contract is worth a total of…

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Prysmian invests €250m in its worldwide optical fibre and cable facilities

“The demand for optical fibre and cables for TLC broadband networks increases worldwide. We reply with capacity, innovation and quality,” stated SVP P. Vanhille Inauguration of Europe’s largest optical cable plant in Slatina, Romania Milan, 13 June 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has inaugurated today its new optical cable plant in Slatina, Romania, the largest of its kind in Europe. The new Slatina plant is part of a 3-year, €250 million investment plan aimed at improving the Group’s production capacity and…

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Technology giants among big name exhibitors as ECOC Exhibition 2017 expands due to popular demand

Fibre’s role in key industry trends such as 5G and the IoT will be highlighted London, 12 June 2017: The latest fibre optic solutions for emerging technologies such as 5G and the Internet of Things will be on show at this year’s European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC) Exhibition. Key industry names such as Finisar, Fujitsu, Huawei, Lumentum, Sumitomo and Viavi will join more than 300 other exhibitors in Gothenburg, Sweden, with event organiser Nexus Media Events Ltd making more floor space available to cater for unprecedented demand. This year’s…

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GPS over Fibre system to be showcased at IMS 2017 by ETL Systems

ETL’s RF Components were recently utilized by service provider Timeline Television and system integrator ND SatCom Madley, UK. 30 May 2017. ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF signal distribution equipment for satellite communications, will be exhibiting its wide range of RF Components at the International Microwave Symposium (IMS) – the premier annual international meeting for technologists involved in all aspects of microwave theory and practice – in Hawaii, June 4-9. ETL Systems RF Components were recently utilized in the building of broadcast technology and service provider, Timeline…

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HUBER+SUHNER places spotlight on 5G at SCWS World 2017

Global leader in remote radio head connectivity solutions for macro cells, HUBER+SUHNER, is placing the spotlight on its solutions for 5G deployment at SCWS World 2017 in London. At its Booth (#39), HUBER+SUHNER is showcasing its 5G solutions for momentum and scalability based on Fibre Optic and Radio Frequency technologies. Among HUBER+SUHNER’s technology is the NEX10 miniature coaxial connectors, which were designed specifically to meet existing and future demands of small cell networks for 4G and 5G networks. The highlights of the NEX10 connector system are its robustness, small size,…

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