Telxius’ BRUSA Reaches 160 Tbps with Ciena

Telxius’ BRUSA Reaches 160 Tbps with Ciena’s WaveLogic 5 Ciena Press Release January 20, 2020 BRUSA submarine cable achieves record network performance accomplishing 550 Gbps channel speeds across 10,200 kilometers HANOVER, Md. — Telxius’ BRUSA cable successfully reached record 550 Gbps single-wavelength channel speeds during an advanced trial leveraging Ciena's (NYSE: CIEN) WaveLogic 5 Extreme [...]

2020-01-20T14:44:49-05:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , |

NEC Qualifies 20 Fiber Pair Subsea Cable Systems

NEC Qualifies 20 Fiber Pair Subsea Telecom Cable Systems, With Further Advances Soon NEC Press Release January 15, 2020 Tokyo, Japan – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and its subsidiary OCC Corporation announced today that they have completed full qualification of subsea repeaters and optical cable containing up to 20 fiber pairs (40 fibers). This is [...]

2020-01-15T10:11:25-05:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |

WFN Strategies to Exhibit Dashboard Enhanced PM 2.0 at PTC ’20

WFN Strategies to Exhibit Dashboard Enhanced PM 2.0 Implementation System at PTC ‘20 WFN Strategies Press Release January 13, 2020 WFN Strategies will be meeting customers and exhibiting the new Dashboard enhanced PM 2.0 at the upcoming PTC '20 conference. STERLING, Virginia - In anticipation of the next stage of groundbreaking projects WFN Strategies will [...]

2020-01-13T18:22:10-05:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |

Ciena Completes Upgrade of IMEWE Submarine Cable

Ciena Completes Upgrade of IMEWE Submarine Cable Ciena Press Release October 28, 2019 HANOVER, Md. – IMEWE (India-Middle East-Western Europe), the ultra-high capacity fiber optic submarine cable system, is deploying Ciena’s (NYSE: CIEN) coherent optical solutions and automation software to address network capacity requirements in the region. Leveraging leading edge technologies, Ciena’s solutions provide IMEWE [...]

2019-10-28T14:37:41-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

Guernsey ISP Sure Prep 300Gbps Upgrade

Guernsey ISP Sure Prep 300Gbps Upgrade of Subsea Fibre Network By ISPreview.com October 15, 2019 The incumbent broadband, 4G mobile and phone provider on the English Channel Island of Guernsey, Sure, has announced a major 5-year plan to invest several million pounds in order to upgrade their sub-sea fibre optic links with the United Kingdom. [...]

2019-10-18T13:37:46-04:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , , |

EXFO Introduces Industry’s First Integrated Test Solution for Troubleshooting DWDM Networks

EXFO Introduces Industry's First Integrated Test Solution for Troubleshooting DWDM Networks EXFO Press Release October 1, 2019 The Optical Wave Expert diagnoses and fixes faults on the spot to cut mean-time-to-repair  QUEBEC CITY /CNW Telbec/ - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) the communications industry's test, monitoring and analytics experts, today introduced the Optical Wave Expert, [...]

2019-10-01T10:20:36-04:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , |

Cisco Demonstrates 26.4Tbps on MAREA Subsea Cable

Cisco Demonstrates 26.4Tbps on MAREA Transatlantic Subsea Cable Cisco Press Release September 24, 2019 Tests Demonstrate Highest Capacity and Best Spectral Efficiency to Date SAN JOSE, Calif. /PRNewswire/ -- Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced today the successful testing of its NCS 1004 platform over MAREA, the 6,600 km subsea cable system connecting the United States to [...]

2019-09-24T09:53:43-04:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , |

Infinera Announces XR Optics for Transport Network

Infinera Announces XR Optics – Game-changing Technology for Transport Network Transformation Infinera Press Release September 23, 2019 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today introduced XR optics, the industry’s first point-to-multipoint coherent optical subcarrier aggregation technology optimized for hub-and-spoke traffic patterns. XR optics is engineered to break the inherent limitations of traditional point-to-point optical transmission [...]

SubCom Achieves Qualification for High Fiber Count Cable

SubCom Achieves Qualification for High Fiber Count (HFC) Cable, Begins Manufacturing SubCom Press Release September 16, 2019 Factory upgrades and enhancements to manufacturing capabilities demonstrate SubCom’s ongoing commitment to quality and efficiency in technology, services, processes and management systems EATONTOWN, N.J., USA – SubCom, the leading global partner for undersea data transport, today announced several [...]

2019-09-16T13:55:49-04:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

SEA-ME-WE 5 Upgrades With Ciena Geomesh Extreme

SEA-ME-WE 5 Upgrades With Ciena’s Geomesh Extreme SEA-ME-WE 5 Press Release September 16, 2019 Surges in 5G and video streaming services drive the need for network scalability, programmability and intelligence between Asia, the Middle East, and Western Europe HANOVER, Md. – Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) recently completed a significant upgrade to the SEA-ME-WE 5 (South East [...]