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Fastweb and Infinera complete 500Gbps single-wavelength backbone trial

Tuesday 7 May 2019 | 14:37 CET | News
Infinera and Fastweb have successfully demonstrated 500Gbps single-wavelength service connectivity on the Italian operator's long-haul backbone between Milan and Turin. The high-speed optical transmission test is the first conducted in Italy on a live network without special amplifiers, tuning or changes. The partners used Infinera's Groove platform on the operator's existing 180-kilometre, low-latency fibre route.

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Companies: Fastweb / Infinera
Countries: Italy
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