Transport

TIM, Nokia Demonstrate 550 Gbps Speed On 350 Km Long Network

TIM, Nokia Demonstrate 550 Gbps Speed On 350 Km Long Network

May 31, 2019 at 6:15 am 0 comments

Setting a new European record for data transmission over a long distance network, TIM (Telecom Italia) has demonstrated a data speed of 550 Gigabits per second (Gb/s), over a long-distance backbone network. The trial covered more than 350 kilometres on TIM’s operational network between Rome and Florence using the newRead More

Ciena Solutions Claim To Prevent 95% Network Outages

Ciena Solutions Claim To Prevent 95% Network Outages

May 27, 2019 at 9:29 am 0 comments

Ciena has claimed that it has integrated artificial intelligence and automation into its Blue Planet service which makes the solution predict and prevent 95% of network outages faced by telecom operators across the globe. As networks become more complex and software-driven due to the rise of 5G, IoT, and cloud-based services,Read More

Nokia Bags 100G DWDM/OTN Network Contract From Liquid Telecom

Nokia Bags 100G DWDM/OTN Network Contract From Liquid Telecom

March 28, 2019 at 1:58 pm 0 comments

Liquid Telecom to deploy high-capacity service in Kenya and Uganda, with connectivity in Rwanda, Tanzania, Sudan and Ethiopia African telecom operator Liquid Telecom Thursday said its Kenyan unit and Nokia have signed a two-year contract to upgrade their existing fiber network to support OTN/DWDM technology with an initial network capacityRead More

Ciena Strikes 5G Deals With Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel

Ciena Strikes 5G Deals With Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel

February 26, 2019 at 11:32 am 0 comments

In a significant boost to Ciena’s 5G products and solutions prowess, the company has announced that it has struck 5G contracts with two of India’s major telecom operators – Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel. Both the deals are of different sizes and incorporates different products and solutions, Ciena said inRead More

Ciena Bags Packet And Optical Platform Order From Vianet

Ciena Bags Packet And Optical Platform Order From Vianet

January 31, 2019 at 4:51 pm 0 comments

Networking company Ciena has bagged a lucrative Packet and Optical platforms contract from Vianet Communications, Nepal’s internet service provider and one of the biggest service provider in the Himalayan country. The Ciena solutions will help Vianet increase its network capacity, reach, and density on demand. The solution will also augment theRead More

GCX Partners PacketFabric To Offer 100G Connectivity From NeW York To London

GCX Partners PacketFabric To Offer 100G Connectivity From NeW York To London

November 1, 2018 at 8:41 am 0 comments

Global Cloud Xchange or GCX today announced that it has interconnected with PacketFabric to provide 100G trans-Atlantic service from New York to London, via the FA-1 North submarine cable system. This deal with GCX will enable PacketFabric—which offers scalable, real-time connectivity services between any two or more points on itsRead More

NEC Enhances Traffic Management Solution For 5G

NEC Enhances Traffic Management Solution For 5G

August 1, 2018 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

NEC Corporation today announced the launch of an enhanced Traffic Management Solution (TMS) for 5G that improves the throughput of high speed networks that support data transfer rates of more than 5Gbps. TMS increases the quality of experience for end users and enables Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to efficiently operateRead More

Open Fiber Uses Huawei Solutions To Launch 200G Optical Transport Network

Open Fiber Uses Huawei Solutions To Launch 200G Optical Transport Network

February 13, 2018 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

Italy’s broadband operator Open Fiber has launched a commercial trial of 200G Elastic OTN (optical transport network) in the country. The trial was done between Rome and Florence in the national backbone “Zion” network., which the company believes, will lay a solid foundation for the Italy’s National Broadband strategy. TheRead More

Juniper Network Launches New Optical Transport Solution

Juniper Network Launches New Optical Transport Solution

November 2, 2017 at 2:10 pm 0 comments

Juniper Networks has launched a new optical transport solution that separates optical line system hardware from network control software, thus offering higher levels of flexibility, cost control and multi-layer visibility to packet-optical transport. The solution is a part of Juniper’s end-to-end metro packet transport portfolio that gives service providers theRead More

China Mobile To Deploy Nokia GPON Mobile Solution

China Mobile To Deploy Nokia GPON Mobile Solution

June 7, 2016 at 7:10 am 0 comments

China Mobile is deploying Nokia GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) mobile backhaul network in the Jiangsu and Henan provinces of China. The technology provides China Mobile with the backhaul infrastructure needed to support residential subscribers, enterprises, hotels, banks, schools and hospitals spread over some of China’s most populated areas, andRead More