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Bell Canada rolls out 400G wavelength service with help from Ciena

Thursday 22 April 2021 | 15:21 CET | News
Bell Canada said it has rolled out a commercial 400G wavelength on its fibre backbone, using Ciena's WaveLogic 5 Extreme system. The aim is to improve speeds and capacity for the requirements of the largest cloud and data centre providers, while at the same time providing network performance and energy efficiency.

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Companies: Bell Canada / Ciena
Countries: Canada
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