Thursday, 20 September 2018

Adtran: Skills shortage must not be allowed to stall £10 billion FTTH revolution

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Tuesday 01 May 18

While Britain lags behind much of the rest of Europe in terms of FTTH rollout, a number of high resource projects are being rolled out in parallel, threatening to put a real strain on the UK's pool of skilled technicians

Nearly £10 billion has been raised to facilitate the rollout of gigabit capable broadband services in the UK, but concerns over sufficient skilled labour resources are threatening to stall the process, according to industry experts. Speaking exclusively to Total Telecom in London this week, Adtran's chief technology officer…

Nearly £10 billion has been raised to facilitate the rollout of gigabit capable broadband services in the UK, but concerns over sufficient skilled labour resources are threatening to stall the process, according to industry experts. Speaking exclusively to Total Telecom in London this week, Adtran's chief technology officer…

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