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Metro Connect USA 2019
The must-attend event for the US metro market

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Ciena launches WaveLogic 5 supporting the content economy

Ciena has launched its latest offering in coherent optics with WaveLogic 5, a technology that supports greater scale, programmability and intelligence from network edge to core.

22 February 2019 | Natalie Bannerman



Edge computing will revolutionise mobile gaming

15 February 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe


5G – still a long way to go

15 February 2019 | Natalie Bannerman


Saving subsea through diversity

29 November 2018 | Natalie Bannerman

Forthcoming Events

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WAN Summit

WAN Summit New York 2019

08-09 April 2019
New York, United States

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Capacity North America 2019

04-05 September 2019
Denver, United States


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Stack Infrastructure names Heather Paduck as CFO

21 February 2019 | Natalie Bannerman

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Defining the standards for 5G transport

14 February 2019 | Natalie Bannerman



Atlanta - the new home of ITW

We are delighted to welcome delegates to Atlanta for ITW 2019. Since the swell of interest in the city in the mid-90s, Atlanta has gone from strength-to-strength; it now stands as a totem of a New South, and is one of America’s most vibrant and diverse cities.

22 February 2019 |


Best Practices for Architecting Robust BGP Routing Policies – The Global Carrier

13 February 2019 | Shawn Morris, Vice President of Systems, Applications and Software (SAS), Global IP Network, NTT Communications


Data solutions in the age of OTT. One size doesn’t fit all.

12 December 2018 | Alok Shukla, VP Data Products, Airtel Global Business


Top Considerations for Working at Height in the Telecom Industry

12 December 2018 | Andrew Pass, Global Engineering Manager and Tim Bissett, Technical Manager, Fall Protection