Topic: optical components
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.
Adva Optical Networking has introduced its TeraFlex terminal for its flagship FSP 3000 CloudConnect solution.