Ciena's Waveserver Ai takes single rack capacity to 2.4 Tbps

Thursday 23 February 2017 | 08:49 CET | News
Ciena has unveiled its new Waveserver Ai, aimed at delivering massive scale for data centre interconnect: up to 400G per wavelength and 2.4 Terabits of capacity in a single rack unit, increasing total potential fibre capacity to 30 Tbps in flexible grid networks. Ciena said that the technology is a higher version of its Waveserver platform imbedded with its WaveLogic Ai coherent chipset and that it was purpose-built to address the rapidly growing requirements of data centre interconnect (DCI) networks, driven by the mix of cloud, OTT and data applications.

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