FiberHome selects Vitesse Carrier Ethernet chipset for FonsWeaver ASON platforms

NOVEMBER 10, 2009 -- Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. has announced that FiberHome Technologies has selected Vitesse’s Carrier Ethernet chipset for its FonsWeaver ASON line of multi-service transport platforms, designed to provide highly intelligent, cost-effective Ethernet services in metro and backbone networks.

NOVEMBER 10, 2009 -- Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. has announced that FiberHome Technologies has selected Vitesse’s Carrier Ethernet chipset for its FonsWeaver ASON line of multi-service transport platforms, designed to provide highly intelligent, cost-effective Ethernet services in metro and backbone networks.

The Vitesse Carrier Ethernet chipset for FiberHome comprises its multi-channel Ethernet Media Access Controllers (MACs) with integrated SerDes and advanced quality of service (QoS) and its Ethernet-over-SONET/SDH (EoS) mappers with performance monitoring features.

“Vitesse’s advanced Carrier Ethernet chipset is one of the elements powering FiberHome’s FonsWeaver ASON solution, a family of products and services that provide network operators with maximum flexibility in the ever-changing network service mix faced with increasing capacity demands,” said Zhang Fan, project manager at FiberHome. “Vitesse enables us to deliver a proven solution with industry-leading performance for a compelling packet optical transport platform that cost effectively meets our customers’ exacting requirements.”

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