News are not very encouraging about the developments of FTTH in Europe. The forecast is that the number of FTTH connections will grow from 2.4 million at the end of 2008 to 20.5 million by the end of 2013 (I do not know how many FTTH connections from theses 2.4 millions we have here in […]Read more "FTTH in Europe"
Today, I went to a seminar organized by La Salle, and more specifically by the Brasilia project (http://brasilia.salle.url.edu), about the FTTH situation in Spain and how to deploy FTTH inside the buildings. The talks were quite high level, which means that, from the technical point of view were not very interesting. Anyway, it fas a […]Read more "CMT and the clouds"
During the FTTH Council Europe conference last week, one of the interesting points that were raised was whether it was required to deploy FTTH networks or to go for a combined temporary fibre/copper approach. Actually, this point was raised by an incumbent, which said to the audience that they were not going to deploy FTTH […]Read more "why do we need FTTH?"
After the two days of conference and a weekend to think about what hapenned during the two days of meetings, my most relevant conclusions about the FTTH Council Europe meeting in Copenhagen are: The conference was not influenced by the pessimistic situation of the industry. There was a lot of interest and the intention to push hard […]Read more "FTTH Council Europe conference: conclusions"
After the FTTH Conference in Copenhagen, one of the conclusions is that Catalonia is not Sweden. I am not talking about the fiber penetration but about the business models and the way broadband networks have been developed there. I can not see a group of people here digging the streets to install their own fiber […]Read more "Catalonia is not Sweden"
Hi all,This is my first post. I have created this blog to exchange my experiences on FTTH, specially in the local market where I am currently focused: the Catalonia region. My intention is to post on daily basis, trying to explain my thoughts so we have a place to exchange ideas.Read more "Hello world!"