Fiber optic network design for DWDM, ROADM & enterprise networks: Lightwave

NETWORK DESIGN

Fiber-optic network design focuses on support of increasing bandwidth requirements in carrier and enterprise fiber-optic networks. From fiber optic cable to DWDM, ROADM, and packet optical transport platforms, fiber-optic network design technology continues to find a home in mobile backhaul, cloud services, data center, and other high-speed network applications.

DWDM & ROADM | PACKET TRANSPORT | HIGH-SPEED NETWORKS

Network design NEWS & PRODUCTS

Huber+Suhner buys Cube Optics

10/31/2014 Huber+Suhner, a Swiss-based supplier of components and systems for electrical and optical connect...

Internet2 launches virtual Internet network architecture

10/30/2014 The Internet2 community has unveiled what it calls "a fundamental advance in network archite...

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

10/30/2014 Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) said it has earned significant wins in the U.S. and...

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

10/28/2014

Zayo to provide core fiber network for UK's O2

10/27/2014 Global bandwidth services provider Zayo Group, LLC says it has been selected by UK mobile operato...

BT Wholesale expands Ethernet services footprint

10/27/2014 UK operator BT has extended its Ethernet fiber-optic network footprint with the launch of three n...

Verizon signals flat capex for 2015

10/22/2014 As communications technology vendors look for an increase in carrier capital expenditures (capex)...

Chunghwa Telecom buys more packet optical transport systems from UTStarcom

10/21/2014 UTStarcom (NASDAQ: UTSI) says that Taiwan’s Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (CHT) has expanded a contr...

OE Solutions, AimValley intro new Smart SFP optical transceivers

10/21/2014 OE Solutions and AimValley have expanded their line of Smart SFP optical transceivers with the TP...

Multi-wavelength multimode fiber subject of TIA standards query

10/16/2014 The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) TR-42.12 Engineering Committee on Optical Fiber...

Pacnet deploys BTI Systems 7800 Series for data center connectivity

10/15/2014 Asia-Pacific network services provider Pacnet has chosen BTI Systems’ 7800 Series Intelligent Clo...

Google joins another submarine network project

10/14/2014 Google will partner with Algar Telecom (Brazil), Angola Cables (Angola), and Antel (Uruguay) to b...

Coriant offers SDN suite

10/14/2014 Optical transport and router systems vendor Coriant has unveiled the Coriant Transcend SDN Soluti...

NEC introduces pay-as-you-grow SDN pricing model

10/14/2014 NEC Corp. of America (NEC) has launched Version 6 of its ProgrammableFlow software-defined networ...

Europe India Gateway submarine network reports 100G deployment progress

10/13/2014 The 16-member consortium behind the Europe India Gateway (EIG) submarine cable systems reports th...

NETWORK DESIGN Featured Articles

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 s...

Making a power play for small cells, Wi-Fi, and HD security-camera access

Having available power is often taken for granted by network and communications engineers deployi...

Tug-of-war between insertion loss and distance in optical-fiber networks

Systems designers can use the models that standards committees have created to trade off performa...

Related Products

Anritsu Optical Spectrum Analyzer (OSA) MS9740A

The MS9740A is a benchtop optical spectrum analyzer covering 600 nm to 1750 nm. The MS9740A offers high-performa...

FiberQA's mini-AVIT Inspection System

The mini-AVIT inspects all of the fibers without removing them from the polishing plate, reducing significant in...

JGR MS12001 Cable Assembly Test System

The MS12001 system provides the most accurate mandrel-free IL and RL measurement in the industry for both cable ...

Related Companies

Anritsu Co

Anritsu Company (www.anritsu.com) is the United States subsidiary of Anritsu Corporation, a global provider of i...

FiberQA LLC

FiberQA is an ATE manufacturer for MT and Ceramic fiber optic automated inspect and clean systems used by OEM's ...

JGR Optics Inc

  Established in 2002, JGR has steadily grown to meet the test and measurement demands of the communic...

The Lightwave Channel

MORE VIDEOS




Editorial Guides

Evolving Metro/Access Networks

The demands placed on metro and access networks have created new requirements that must be accommodated. These articles will help network planners create a winning strategy that will keep their networks ahead of the game.

MORE EDITORIAL GUIDES

 

Blogs

Stephen Hardy

by Stephen Hardy
Editorial Director and Associate Publisher, Lightwave

Watch for silicon photonics on the line side

10/23/2014
Most of the hullabaloo around silicon photonics has centered on its application to data center networks. But presentations and announcements at last month’s ECOC in Cannes, France, indicate the technology will play on the line side as well. For example, Acacia Communications used the show to further publicize its use of sili...
Jim Theodoras

by Earl Kennedy
Alcatel-Lucent

Life after 100G

09/05/2014
It’s hard to believe we’re talking about it already: The end of the 100G era. But skyrocketing bandwidth demand means many operators are already pondering what’s next. With 200G optical hitting the market, you probably have questions about when to make the move to this next phase – and what you’ll need to know when ...

Financials

Social Activity

Featured Buyer's Guide Companies



To View the on-demand Summer at the Speed of Light click:
www.lightwaveonline.com/summer-100g.html

CONNECT WITH US