Packet switched networks using mpls, pbb, frame relay & ponp technology: Lightwave


Packet transport networks take advantage of a variety of technologies. Carrier Ethernet switches, packet optical transport systems, IP switches and routers, and label switched router platforms are some of the technologies carriers have employed in packet transport networks for mobile backhaul, video transmission, data services, and other digital services.


Packet Transport NEWS & PRODUCTS

Telefonica Germany taps Coriant for mobile backhaul network

04/17/2015 Telefónica Germany will use the Coriant 8600 Smart Router Series and 8000 Intelligent Network Man...

CTS Telecom upgrades Carrier Ethernet network with BTI Systems

04/17/2015 CTS Telecom has upgraded its Carrier Ethernet network with packet-optical transport platforms fro...

Zayo jumps into video transport

04/13/2015 Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) has announced it will enter the video transport market. The...

Global Capacity adds MPLS VPN to service mix

04/13/2015 Connectivity service provider Global Capacity says it can now offer Multiprotocol Label Switching...

Indiana Fiber Network chooses Ciena to support broadband expansion project

04/13/2015 Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN), a collaboration among 20 independent telephone companies, has t...

Huawei, Telefonica trial SDN-based IP/optical convergence

04/06/2015 Huawei and Telefonica last week reported on a joint field trial of IP and optical layer "syn...

TI Sparkle DE-CIX establish neutral Internet exchange in Palermo

03/31/2015 TI Sparkle, the international services business within Telecom Italia Group, will partner with In...

Facebook chooses Infinera for European long-haul fiber-optic network

03/31/2015 Optical transport systems specialist Infinera says that it is supplying its DTN-X packet-optical ...

Cisco offers Verizon metro optical network deal insight

03/30/2015 Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) Vice President of Optical Systems (OPSY) and Transceivers Group Bill Gartner...

Coriant, Chunghwa Telecom trial transport SDN

03/30/2015 Optical transport systems vendor Coriant says it has successfully performed a lab trial of transp...

TSIC nears metro optical transport vendor selection

03/26/2015 Sources at TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) say the company could conclude its next-gener...

Verizon confirms Ciena, Cisco to supply U.S. 100-Gbps metro network gear

03/24/2015 Verizon today confirmed previous reports from the financial community that it will build its next...

EANTC demo shows multivendor interoperability for converged metro cloud

03/17/2015 Software-defined networking (SDN) enabled metro optical transport systems vendor BTI Systems says...

Deutsche Telekom partners with Huawei on IT and cloud

03/17/2015 Deutsche Telekom says it will expand its current collaboration with Huawei to cover information t...

Shandong Electric Power upgrades packet transport network with Coriant

03/17/2015 Shandong Electric Power Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the State Grid Corporation of China, ...

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Stephen Hardy

by Stephen Hardy
Editorial Director and Associate Publisher, Lightwave

We've made a few tweaks

Mon Apr 13 14:00:00 CDT 2015
The sharper-eyed among you may have noticed we've tweaked the website over the past couple of weeks. We've added a pair of new topic centers, moved another one, and dropped one. The two new ones are SDN/NFV and Data Center. Yes, both are long past due. The topic center titles are self-explanatory, as far as what you'll find i...
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by Chris Janz
Ciena Corp.

Why there is no room for ego in the new-age networking ecosystem

Fri Jan 23 14:30:00 CST 2015
The term "ecosystem" seems pretty well ensconced in the IT industry, and in networking too of late. The idea of a system of vendors, developers, and operators interacting and collaborating to mutual benefit is one that seems like it ought to have come to fruition a long time ago. Given where we are heading...


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