CenturyLink, Infinera deliver 1.5 Tbps of super-channel DWDM

Tuesday 17 November 2015 | 07:40 CET | News
Infinera and CenturyLink will deliver 1.5 Tbps of super-channel transmission capacity to support SCinet at the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC15), to be held 16-19 November in Austin, the US. SCinet is a network created each year for the Supercomputing Conference. The 1.5 Tbps of line-side capacity will connect the Austin Convention Center to CenturyLink's global fibre optic network, using the Infinera DTN-X platform. The terabit deployment will demonstrate CenturyLink's rapid provisioning of 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) services

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Companies: CenturyLink / Infinera
Countries: World
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