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Ciena, Juniper achieve 400 Gbps Ethernet link on Internet2 network

Monday 25 November 2019 | 09:59 CET | News
Ciena, Internet2, and Juniper Networks confirmed successfully passing live traffic over a 1,367-mile circuit using a single 400 gigabit Ethernet link between Chicago and Denver, the first such occurrence for an advanced research and education (R&E) network. The 400G path between Chicago and Denver was achieved using a newly installed open line system capable of 400G and 800G wavelengths that Internet2, Ciena, and CenturyLink are deploying as the first segments of Internet2's Next Generation Infrastructure programme.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: CenturyLink / Ciena / Internet2 / Juniper Networks
Countries: United States
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