18-20 October 2016 ExCeL, London, UK

Broadband World Forum on the News

This years event saw a boom in press coverage with tones of articles and videos being published all over the internet. We’ve collated some of them right here for you.


The New Economy – Johanna Englund
Tech innovators join forces in London
Sweating copper in the age of the gigabit
How virtualisation will revolutionise networks


Juliet Filming international – Andrew Rees
Event page (video tab near the bottom)
ZTEsoft interview
Teldat interview
Huawei interview
David Bergstedt interview
Ericsson interview
Friendly Technologies interview
Radiator interview
Alcatel-Lucent interview
Selta interview
Aria Networks interview
Tilgin interview
Highlights video


Neue Zurcher Zeitung – Jürg Muller
Wenn das Mobilnetz mit dem Festnetz verschmilzt


Teletime News - Samuel Possebon
Para Orange, SDN e NFV são o futuro, mas o caminho é complexo
Para Sky do Reino Unido, consumo de TV em outras plataformas é cada vez mais a regra
Migração dos serviços de voz tradicionais para VoIP ainda desafia operadoras
Operadoras discutem a evolução das redes de fibra; meta é mais velocidade e menor custo
BT quer continuar à frente do plano de banda larga do Reino Unido
Para Telenor, redes 5G dependem da evolução das redes fixas
O cobre ainda respira
Para Bell Labs, redes de telecomunicações precisam se integrar mais globalmente


Cable.co.uk - Ellen Branagh & Phil Wilkinson-Jones
BT boss: Don’t get attached to fibre – even that could be obsolete one day
BT boss: Ofcom is right to review Openreach, but shouldn’t change it
Broadband expert hails ‘economical solution’ to delivering faster speeds


World News Media – Paul Richardson
Videos covering the whole event can be found here


FHSARL-DEgroupNews – Fabien Moutier
Alcatel-Lucent et BT paradent avec le G.fast
Alcatel-Lucent nous en dit plus sur le G.fast


 Light Reading  - Iain Morris
Who Should Buy Sckipio? My Money’s on Intel
BT Pins NFV Future on Containerization
NBN Looks to G.Fast to Reduce Fiber ‘Hassle’
Long-Range, High-Speed G.fast Is Coming – BT
G.fast Banter at BBWF
Virgin Media Boss Attacks BT/EE Deal


Advanced Television – Colin Mann
Virgin Media: ‘Regulation should foster competition
Broadband Forum demos G.fast
HomeGrid Forum welcomes 2 Gbps ITU-T G.hn standard


TelcoProfessionals – Julia Simonova-Lopez
Highlights video

Stand alone interviews

German magazine NET - Gerhard Kafka
Check out the publication “From super fast to ultra fast. Report from the Broadband World Forum 2015.”