Tag: packet optical transport network

Technology, Wireless

KISTI Launches 600G Research Network in South Korea Powered by Ciena

April 22, 2024

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KISTI and Ciena build a high-speed research network that supports more than 200 research and educational institutions, industrial research organizations and laboratories nationwide The Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI) has successfully launched the first 600G nationwide research […]

Hardware, Technology

Huawei Unveils Four Intelligent OptiX F5.5G Practices to Fuel 10Gbps Take-off

June 29, 2023

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At the Huawei Product & Solution Innovation and Practice launch event held during 2023 MWC in Shanghai, Huawei took the opportunity to launch four Intelligent OptiX innovative practices of F5.5G, in scenarios of smart home, small and micro enterprises, smart […]

Mobile Networks, News

NTT, KDDI to Promote Global Standardization of Optical Networks

March 27, 2023

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NTT and KDDI signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote global standardization in the field of optical networks, such as optical transmission technology, mobile network technology and its operations management technology, where both companies can leverage their technological strengths. For […]

Technology, Wireless

NEC, Netcracker, Juniper, ADVA Develop Operators’ 5G Transport Networks

October 1, 2021

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NEC and its subsidiary Netcracker have announced an integrated multi-vendor solution that includes ADVA and Juniper Networks for packet optical automation, combining their respective best-in-class technologies in support of streamlined 5G transport. With this solution, ADVA delivers secure optical connectivity […]


Nokia, Infradata Deploy Integrated IP/Optical Data Center Interconnect in Netherlands

September 9, 2021

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Nokia and Infradata on Wednesday announced an integrated IP/optical data center interconnect solution for NorthC Datacenters (NorthC), the largest regional data center provider in the Netherlands. The solution creates a single virtual data center that connects 10 NorthC data centers. […]

Hardware, Technology

ADVA Targets its New 25G Demarcation Solution for 5G and DOCSIS 4.0

August 19, 2021

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ADVA has introduced its FSP 150-XJ128, the industry’s first Layer 2 demarcation device that offers an easy route to 25Gbit/s connectivity services. The solution is specifically designed to enable enterprise networks to expand in an easy and cost-effective way. Until […]

Software, Technology

NTT, ACCESS Partner to Develop Network OS Solution for Optical Network

July 30, 2021

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NTT and ACCESS announced a business and technology partnership aimed at promoting the realization of Innovative Optical and Wireless Network (IOWN). Through the arrangement, NTT and ACCESS will conduct research and development on new user interface and user experience technology […]


NTT to Acquire Fujitsu’s Silicon Photonics Unit for Innovations Beyond 5G

April 27, 2021

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NTT and Fujitsu recently announced their strategic business alliance on a new, energy-efficient digital society founded on global and open collaboration with a wide range of partners supporting the IOWN (Innovative Optical and Wireless Network) initiative. Specifically, Fujitsu and NTT will […]

News, Software, Technology

Cisco Collapses IP and Optical Networks with New Converged Solution

April 2, 2021

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Cisco on Wednesday announced that it has designed its Converged SDN Transport, an innovative blueprint designed to help service providers converge multiple networks into a common, cost efficient and secure infrastructure with enormous scale. Cisco is helping to further simplify […]


Telia Carrier to Converge IP and Optical Networking Layers with Acacia’s 400G Coherent Modules

December 18, 2020

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Telia Carrier this week announced that it is preparing to converge their IP and optical networking layers to simplify their networks. Using Acacia’s 400G coherent modules that are plugged directly into Cisco routers, this architecture will enable Telia Carrier to […]


DC Expansions, Cloud Adoption, 4K Video & Virtual Reality (VR) Apps to Drive Metro WDM Spending

May 31, 2016

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The worldwide optical network equipment spending was down 12 percent sequentially in the first quarter of 2016, reflecting a typical seasonal adjustment for the industry, according to IHS. However, the market notched a 13 percent year-over-year increase that was anchored […]