Topic: optical components
The OpenDaylight Project announced its ninth platform release this week, which includes various improvements to cloud, edge and wide area network use cases.
In a bid to shake up its bottom line, Infinera announced a cash and stock deal valued at $430 million to acquire optical competitor Coriant.
Integra Optics leans on automated production system to ramp up the production of its fiber-optic components.
Vodafone took the Facebook-designed Telecom Infra Project (TIP) Voyager optical whitebox for a test run on its network in Spain.
Backed by its operator membership, the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) is continuing its effort to herd traditional telco vendors into the world of open source.
Lumentum has reached a deal to acquire Oclaro for $1.8 billion.
Nokia has introduced its new Photonic Service Engine (PSE) 3 chipset family of coherent digital signal processors.
Corning CEO Wendell Weeks said other service providers can benefit from following a similar optical architecture to Verizon's.
AT&T is keen on implementing open platforms into its optical networks, but it says more work is needed to create industrywide consensus.
Infinera is providing carriers automated software-defined capacity for rapid network service activation.