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AAE-1 Doubles Capacity with Infinera

Asia-Africa-Europe-1 Consortium Deploys Infinera to Double Capacity on Intercontinental Cable System Infinera Press Release May 26, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that Asia-Africa-Europe-1 Consortium (AAE-1), one of the largest consortium cable systems in the world today, has recently completed a significant upgrade with Infinera to boost capacity on its subsea network [...]

2020-05-26T10:18:01-04:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Infinera Unveils New Compact Modular Optical Transport Solutions

Infinera Unveils the Next Phase in the Evolution of Compact Modular Optical Transport Solutions Infinera Press Release April 1, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) unveiled today the expansion of the industry-leading Groove (GX) Series of open, compact, and modular transport solutions. The GX Series expansion leverages the power of sled-based architectures to bring [...]

2020-04-02T10:20:35-04:00April 2nd, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

Infinera Breaks Industry Record with 800G

Infinera Breaks Industry Record with 800G Transmission over 950 Kilometers in a Live Network Trial Infinera Press Release March 17, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 17, 2020, 8:00 a.m. ET – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today the successful completion of a live network trial of 800 gigabits per second (800G) single-wavelength transmission at 96 Gbaud [...]

2020-03-19T18:43:30-04:00March 17th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

Infinera, Corning Achieve 800G with ICE6

Infinera and Corning Achieve 800G Across 800 Kilometers with ICE6 Infinera Press Release March 3, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today the industry-leading achievement of delivering an 800 gigabits per second (800G) single wavelength with Infinera’s sixth-generation Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE6) technology across 800 kilometers (km) on [...]

2020-03-05T09:21:10-05:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Southern Cross Achieves 800G with Ciena

Southern Cross Achieves 800G with Ciena’s WaveLogic 5 Ciena Press Release February 24, 2020 HANOVER, Md. - Responding to the constantly evolving needs of its end users who require seemingly endless amounts of bandwidth to continually support web-scale demand for content, video and gaming applications, Southern Cross Cable Limited (“Southern Cross”) has once again demonstrated [...]

2020-02-25T09:50:27-05:00February 25th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ciena Upgrades EIG Submarine Cable System

Ciena Upgrades EIG Submarine Cable System to Connect Businesses in Europe, the Middle East and India Ciena Press Release February 17, 2020 The Europe India Gateway (EIG) submarine cable system has been upgraded to accelerate and strengthen connectivity between businesses in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and India. Using Ciena’s (NYSE: CIEN) submarine network [...]

2020-02-18T09:38:52-05:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |

The 2020 Ocean Science Revolution Using Submarine Fiber Optic Cables

The 2020 Ocean Science Revolution Using Submarine Fiber Optic Cables By Frank C. DiMaria January 19, 2020 It's June 14, 2005 and I'm sitting in my Newport Beach/ Balboa Island, California apartment watching “The Office” for the first time… (How’s that for a blast from the past)! An emergency alert warning comes across the TV [...]

Fiber Technology for Submarine SDM

Fiber Technology for Submarine SDM By Sergei Makovejs January 19, 2020 Repeatered submarine optical fiber systems are unique in the sense that they have inherent limitations on how much electrical power can be remotely delivered from the shore to submarine cable repeaters. This is different to terrestrial fiber systems, in which there are no fundamental [...]

2020-02-04T10:51:36-05:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: Magazine, Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |

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: , , , , , |