Topic: optical networking
Three months after announcing a new strategic plan, the ONF is getting down to brass tacks with new members and reference designs.
Telefónica and Huawei announced they conducted a successful field trial of quantum cryptography on commercial optical networks by using SDN.
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.
Increasing demand for 400G data rates and a new technology standard for simpler and more interoperable 400G equipment will fuel rapid growth.
The optical data center interconnection (DCI) market rose 26% in 2017.
Lumentum has reached a deal to acquire Oclaro for $1.8 billion.
Optical vendors and construction providers have a lot to gain from cable’s pending fiber deep and remote PHY initiatives.
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Ciena says cable's effort to inject more fiber into its network represents a large global opportunity for its packet and optical networking lines.
Cisco's strong shipments in metro DWDM have helped the vendor achieve a dominant status in the North American optical market.