Latest Reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexer Stories

2011-07-19 06:45:00

FREMONT, Calif., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Exar Corporation (Nasdaq: EXAR) began offering today the industry's first OTN muxponder solution that supports new G.709 features such as ODU0/ODUflex and GMP mapping. Exar's MXP2 ASSP is a low power, 8 Watts, 2 x 10G single chip solution that was specifically designed to help customers future-proof their networks with support for the newest OTN standard features. The data explosion coupled with the growing roll-out of packet-based networks...

2011-06-14 04:00:00

HIGH WYCOMBE, United Kingdom, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vtesse, a leading provider of advanced national fiber optic networking services in the United Kingdom, has selected Tellabs as a key provider of optical equipment for its national network. Vtesse is deploying the Tellabs® 7100 Nano(TM) Optical Transport System to support the expansion of its metro network in the UK, as it demonstrates its commitment to serve major financial institutions and a growing enterprise...

2011-03-02 11:00:00

NEW YORK, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 100Gbit/s transport is finally set to move to center stage, with an explosion of field trial activity, product announcements and commercial shipments from leading transport equipment vendors coming in 2011, according to a major new report from Heavy Reading (www.heavyreading.com), the research division of Light Reading (www.lightreading.com). 100Gbit/s Transport: Forecast & Analysis tackles the challenges and opportunities of high-speed DWDM...

2011-02-25 07:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- POINTek today announced a new optical product line business for defense application. The product, which will be based on the planar waveguide technology, is planned for production under a long-term and exclusive supply agreement with a major customer. The agreement initially covers an exclusive supply of the product, valued at $10M USD, for the next several years. Another part of this agreement covers that the manufacturing and measurement...

2010-10-18 08:03:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Is your network ready for earthquakes? How about events like festivals and holidays that generate lots of traffic? For Telmex Chile, these are both key questions. Telecommunications services are critical in good times and bad. Network redundancy and resiliency are crucial to make sure traffic gets through during high demand times like New Year's celebrations as well as in natural disasters. To make sure services are reliable, Telmex Chile will...

2010-09-30 12:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Components suppliers are ramping up for commercial production of an array of products that will enable the telecom industry's migration to packet-optical transport systems (P-OTS) over the next five years, according to the latest edition of Heavy Reading Components Insider (www.heavyreading.com/commchip), a paid research service of Heavy Reading (www.heavyreading.com). Chip Makers Gear Up for Packet-Optical Deployments analyzes ongoing developments for...

2010-09-20 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Oclaro, Inc.( )(Nasdaq: OCLR), a tier-one provider of innovative optical communications and laser solutions, today announced that two of its executives will be speaking at the 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECOC) taking place on September 19-23 in Turin, Italy. Panel Title Coherent Technologies in High Speed Networks Massimo Armiraglio, Director of Product Line Management Presenter:...

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