Boosting copper: necessary and dangerous

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Money talks, but what does it say? Examining the EIB’s loan activity for fibre projects


Funding is one of the key issues in the NGA ecosystem and one that is often not given the attention it deserves. The

Interviews at the Milan FTTH Conference

There was a TV crew on board at the Milan FTTH Council Europe Conference and they nabbed me (

Milan FTTH 2011 is behind us…

Banner-anime-180-x-150I just got back from Milan last Friday, after four super-hectic days.

There's little doubt that this was the most successful of the European FTTH Council Conferences, not just in number of attendees (more than 3000 apparently) but in terms

Interview: Wolfgang Fischer (Cisco)

I did a few interviews at the FTTH Council Europe Annual Conference in Lisbon before my zi6 camera failed me. I also think I need to upgrade to the zi8 for stability

FTTH Council North America against Open Access

Us_dp Tim points out a tidbit of interesting news that I had missed: The FTTH Council North America and TIA came out vocally against