Ciena GeoMesh Extreme Helps Operators Double Capacity

Ciena GeoMesh Extreme Helps Operators Double Capacity Ciena Press Release January 22, 2018 HANOVER, Maryland —  Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) is introducing new capabilities that allow submarine cable operators to better address surging bandwidth demand driven by video-centric streaming, virtual reality, the Internet of Things, and future applications such as 5G. Ciena’s GeoMesh Extreme submarine solution [...]

2018-01-26T11:50:54+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , |

Transpacific encryption success at 100Gbps

By Ericsson Press Release September 26, 2017 Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC),Telstra and Ciena have successfully trialled continuous data encryption while maintaining speed and reliability over 21,940 km across multiple cable systems. The engineering teams demonstrated the ability to encrypt data securely while in transit between Los Angeles and Melbourne at 100 Gbps, using Ciena’s ultra-low latency [...]

2017-09-26T10:41:37+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , |

Vodafone New Zealand First To Deploy 400G System

By Vodafone Press Release September 11, 2017 New Zealand - Vodafone New Zealand has taken a major step in future-proofing its national transport network, deploying the world’s first live 400 gigabit per wavelength optical system to dramatically increase capacity over its fibre optic footprint. Vodafone owns, operates and wholesales capacity on more than 10,000 kilometres of core fibre [...]

2017-09-12T08:28:47+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , |

AT&T Completes 400 Gb Ethernet Testing

By AT&T Press Release September 8, 2017 DALLAS, Texas – AT&T* successfully completed testing a single-wavelength 400 gigabit Ethernet (GbE) data speed across its production network. This was the final phase of our multi-step trial. This trial of an IEEE standards-based 400 GbE end-to-end circuit demonstrates our intent to lead the industry in providing next-generation speeds – helping [...]

2017-09-12T08:24:45+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , |

Ciena To Supply Alaska Communications With GeoMesh Technology

By Ciena Press Release July 26, 2017 Alaska Communications has upgraded its terrestrial and AKORN submarine networks with Ciena(NYSE: CIEN) to improve internet access and provide secure, reliable connectivity. The network upgrades will also support demand for mobile broadband services, serve as a cloud enablement platform for Alaska businesses, and allow Alaska Communications to continue offering reliable Unlimited Internet to residents. [...]

2017-07-27T12:43:32+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , |

Atisa Submarine Cable Ready For Service

By Ciena Press Release June 14, 2017 TAMUNING, GUAM - DOCOMO PACIFIC, Inc. announced today that construction and end-to-end testing of the 183-mile ATISA submarine fiber optic cable system connecting Guam to the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) is complete and the system is ready for service. The ATISA submarine cable (from the Chamorro word [...]

2017-06-16T10:19:00+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |