All Colin Lees articles

  • BT wants to retain Huawei FTTP kit until 2030s
    Network & Infrastructure

    BT wants to retain Huawei FTTP kit until 2030s

    2021-11-25T12:00:00Z

    BT’s CTIO flags benefits of a converged core and legacy network closures.

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    Interview

    Openreach Tech team powers UK fibre build

    2021-05-17T10:41:00Z

    CTIO Colin Lees shares impact of tech overhaul on network build. More effort on provisioning and repair in three-year transformation project. Openreach owns IT and Network strategy decisions; BT Digital and BT Networks are key suppliers. Three-supplier strategy for FTTP advances with Adtran, Huawei and Nokia. ...

  • btw321-tt-colin-lees-openreach-interview
    Interview

    Openreach pushes ahead in journey to agile

    2021-02-24T09:03:00Z

    CTIO Colin Lees discusses three-year transformation project across IT, network, and processes to support FTTP rollout. Independent Openreach Technology division treads in parent’s tech footsteps. Adopts agile development where it can and organises into Tribes and Squads . Data strategy seeks “ single source of ...