Topic: optical transport network
Adva is taking the lead position on a research project that is drawing a bead on expanding the capacity of optical metro and core networks.
The demand for network capacity continued unabated in the recent third quarter, which benefited the optical transport equipment sector.
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.
Telia Carrier feels that its participation in the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) with Facebook will help a multivendor, open optical network to be a reality.
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.
Lightower has introduced a new optical encryption service that offers physical layer, protocol-agnostic encryption.