By Glimmerglass

Glimmerglass Networks, the leading supplier of intelligent optical layer management solutions, today announced that Jay Bowker, Glimmerglass Vice President of Sales Asia-Pacific and Latin America, will speak at Submarine Networks World 2010, held at the Grand Hyatt in Singapore on October 13th. Mr. Bowker will participate in a panel discussion at 2:20 pm that assesses the commercial viability of 40G technology to optimize bandwidth requirements. He will also speak at 3:40 pm on innovative mesh network infrastructure for increased resilience, diversity and reliability. In addition to the speaking engagements, Glimmerglass will be sponsoring the “Speed Networking” event, as well as displaying its intelligent optical solutions in the Exhibit Hall.

“Once again, we look forward to participating in the annual Submarine Networks World event and discussing the viability of breakthrough high-bandwidth solutions that meet growing network traffic demands,” said Mr. Bowker. “Glimmerglass intelligent optical layer management solutions today support 40G and 100G transponders without hardware or software upgrades, offering service providers an unprecedented transparent switching fabric. When you combine data rate transparency with our ability to build resilient and redundant mesh capabilities into existing optical networks, Glimmerglass solutions improve the reliability and availability of undersea fiber optic networks around the world.”

Glimmerglass Intelligent Optical Systems provide network operators with a cost effective solution to immediately improve the availability of undersea networks. Glimmerglass provides operators with instant and seamless capabilities to rapidly recover from natural disasters, cable breaks, equipment failures and other unplanned events.

Now in its 13th year, Submarine Networks World is the most widely supported CXO-level forum in the global submarine cable industry. The conference brings together key global carriers and cable owners for three days (Oct. 12-14) of networking and knowledge sharing.

About Glimmerglass Networks

Glimmerglass Networks is the leading supplier of intelligent optical layer management solutions. Customers worldwide deploy Glimmerglass purely optical, photonic switching systems to rapidly and remotely create, monitor, and reconfigure optical paths in networks supporting intelligence and defense agencies, telecommunications service providers, lawful interception, data centers and cloud computing. Glimmerglass systems enable customers to remotely manage optical networks in real time, reducing OPEX, enabling faster time-to-service and increasing network availability while providing investment protection. For further information, please visit