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So far Wayne Nielsen has created 19 blog entries.

Playing Tourist

By | 2016-07-29T01:04:12+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Exordium|

My wife and I played tourist in London lately. It’s not that we hadn’t spent much time in the city before.  In fact, we’d spent lots of time over the years from living and working in the south for BT in the 90s, to watching our daughter graduate from the London School of Economics; but [...]

When it rains…

By | 2016-07-29T01:04:12+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Exordium|

We set a new rainfall record here in Virginia in the last few days.  We have now exceeded 15 days of rain compared to the previous record of 10.  Some say it feels like we live in a perpetual rainforest. Thankfully, there have been a few respites in the hours of the day.  No doubt [...]

SubOptic 2016

By | 2016-07-29T01:04:12+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Exordium|

I’m not one of the oldsters; my first SubOptic was only at Versailles in 1993 – with my family in tow. In those days the exhibitors were relegated to a large tent outside the main proceedings.  The technical papers were presented somewhere else, and because I pulled booth duty, I don’t recall attending any of [...]

WFN Strategies Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary

By | 2017-05-18T16:28:59+00:00 March 1st, 2016|Press Releases|

After more than a decade designing, engineering and implementing submarine optical cable systems around the world, WFN Strategies is celebrating its 15th  year as an industry leader in system consultancy and contracting. Established in March 2001, WFN Strategies is headquartered in Sterling, Virginia, just outside the Washington, DC metropolitan area, with the mission to provide [...]