ADVA Optical Networking felt the headwinds of service providers tightening their purses, and the results of a temporary shift in priority to focus on ramping up LTE in their wireless networks, as revenues dropped 5.7 percent year-over-year and 4 percent sequentially to €77 million ($101 million).
ADVA Optical Networking reported on Thursday that an increase in Ethernet access sales drove up 2012 revenues 6.2 percent to €330.1 million ($390.3 million).
ADVA Optical Networking on Monday reported Q3 2012 revenues were €82.3 million ($107.4 million), up 3.7 percent year-on-year from €79.3 million ($104 million) in Q3 2011.
DE-CIX, a Frankfurt, Germany Internet Exchange, on Tuesday selected ADVA Optical Networking's FSP 3000 to connect its data centers with 100G metro channels.
Spread Networks, a privately owned network provider known for its low latency and dark fiber networks, is adding a 100G flavor to its service portfolio, deploying the technology on its Chicago-to-New York fiber backbone and powering it with ADVA Optical's FSP 3000 optical hardware.
Despite an economic climate that remains somewhat unfriendly to network equipment purchasing, ADVA Optical Networking reported revenues climbed 10.3% year over year and 5.2% sequentially to a record €85.9 million ($104.4 million) in the second quarter of 2012.
ADVA Optical Networking continues to make a name for itself in the financial-services community as the NYSE Euronext has selected the vendor's FSP 3000 platform for its Secure Financial Trading Infrastructure (SFTI) access center.
Telefonica is the latest service provider to start moving toward using control plane software in its network to automate service provisioning and restoration.
The Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX) is injecting 100G optical networking into its core network, as it looks to double its network capacity while building a foundation for future customer needs....
ADVA Optical Networking ( XETRA: ADV.DE ) reported Q1 2012 revenues of €81.7 million ($108 million) in Q1 2012, coming within guidance between €79 million ($104 million) and €83 million