Capacity Voice September 2017

13 Sep 2017

Keeping the light on when the cable gets cut

No matter how hard we try to avoid it, the simple truth is that fibre-optic cables do fail from time to time. Helen Xenos, Director Portfolio Marketing, Ciena

12 Sep 2017

Standardising and orchestrating SD-WAN managed services

Industry body MEF has been working over the past several years to accelerate the industry transition to agile, assured, and orchestrated “Third Network” services delivered over automated, virtualised, and interconnected networks. Pascal Menezes, CTO, shares his view

11 Sep 2017

Fast internet and jobs

Intuitively we assume that landing a cable in a location creates jobs and growth. There’s the inductive reasoning: if it didn’t, no one would pay to lay the cables. But for many individual workers today, the arrival of technology in their workplace is bad news.

04 Sep 2017

Building a community of automated networks that deliver on-demand services

Industry association MEF is the driving force enabling agile, assured and orchestrated Third Network services for the digital economy and the hyper-connected world. While SD-WAN has grabbed headlines of late, another major industry development has emerged, writes Stan Hubbard