Digitalized and Automated FTTx Key to successful deployment

Thursday, September 17, 2020, 7:30 PM IST / 3:00 PM London


The need for seamless Gigabit speed home and premise connectivity is shaping the FTTx landscape across the world. Due to the new trends emerging due to the recent pandemic situation, service providers are now faced with an imperative of accelerated FTTx deployments. Mega scale FTTx rollouts have their unique set of challenges that range from design and architecture challenges to Right of Way and to actual field deployment and service activation.

Considering the demand side factors and the complexity involved, technological interventions needed at each stage of the FTTx roll-out. Digitisation, Automation and a bouquet of platforms & tools can be leveraged to enhance efficiencies in the current deployment process.  This webinar explores, in detail, the technology and digitisation initiatives that can unlock scalability and faster monetisation for FTTx operators across the world.

This webinar will highlights key aspects of FTTx deployment

  1. Demand side factors and the sheer scale of FTTx deployments
  2. Challenges in deploying FTTx at scale
  3. Technology-led approach to the rescue – Digitisation and Automation
  4. Digitisation and Automationopportunities throughout the FTTx lifecycle
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Survey
  • Execution
  • Project management
  • O&M


Sandeep Dhingra

CTO – Network Services Business, STL

andeep is a recognized technology leader and is focused on driving innovation at scale to enable faster growth in a rapidly changing architecture with SDN, NFV, Cloud, IoT and 5G. Sandeep has held leadership positions in CISCO systems, IBM, and Huawei. With a background in Electronics Engineering and MBA, Sandeep has several US patents to his name for innovations in network health, architecture and analytics.

Himanshu Kumar

Technical Head Networks Solutions, STL

A seasoned professional with an over 20 years of experience in Telecom Network Planning, Engineering, Deployment and Managing of large scale wire-line and wireless networks. He has extensive experience across organizations such as DoT, BSNL, Airtel and is currently leading STLs technology team.