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TU/e, CREOL researchers reach 255 Tbps over multi-core fiber

Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) in the Netherlands and The College of Optics and Photonics at the University of Central Florida (CREOL) report in the journal Nature Photoni...

Internet2 launches virtual internet network architecture

The Internet2 community has unveiled what it calls "a fundamental advance in network architecture": adding a virtualized network capability that lets research and education (R&E) orga...

Cox extends gigabit rollout to Virginia

Cable MSO Cox Communications says it is bringing gigabit Internet service to its residential customers in Virginia.

JDSU 1Q15 revenues beat guidance

Optical components/subsystems and test and measurement vendor JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) reported revenues of $433.6 million for its fiscal first quarter 2015, ended September 27, 2014. The amount exceede...

Alcatel-Lucent lands IP core router deals with CenturyLink, China Telecom, China Unicom, and China Mobile

Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) said it has earned significant wins in the U.S. and China for its 7950 XRS (Extensible Routing System) core router. In the U.S., CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL...

Smart transceivers reduce capex/opex of network upgrades and new deployments

A new class of pluggable transceiver modules is attracting a lot of interest these days. Module suppliers call the new set of transceivers "intelligent transceivers," "pluggable NIDs...

The Internet Society chooses Alcatel-Lucent routers for Bangkok Internet exchange

1 Gbps FTTH across Ireland on tap from eircom

Irish national carrier eircom Group, which had previously focused on broadband access via fiber to the cabinet (see "eircom turns on vectoring to support 100-Mbps broadband speeds"), now ...

Frontier adds Oregon to gigabit broadband efforts

Shortly after its first gigabit broadband access deployment announcement, in North Carolina, Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) says gigabit speeds are now available to residential customers in ...

Elauwit deploys Tellabs' Optical LAN in five college campuses

Tellabs Inc. (NASDAQ: TLAB) says that campus housing service provider Elauwit Networks has expanded the deployment of Tellabs’ Optical LAN to five additional college campuses, following the deploym...

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