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Ericsson, Telstra reach optical transmission milestone

Tuesday 12 May 2015 | 13:38 CET | News
Ericsson and Telstra have deployed the latest optical WaveLogic 3 technology from Ciena. Ericsson and Telstra have also announced they have received a Guiness World Record for 10,358 km un-regenerated terrestrial optical transport link between Melbourne, Sydney and Perth. In a demonstration, the 100Gbps optical link between Melbourne and Sydney was increased to 200Gbps per wavelength using Ciena's WaveLogic Extreme technology. Un-regenerated transmission of over 10,000 km provides improved resiliency options. Traffic can now be re-routed over extremely long distances when needed, for example

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Ciena / Telstra
Countries: Australia
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