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Fastweb, Huawei complete 200Gbps Italian backbone network

Friday 22 June 2018 | 14:01 CET | News
Fastweb and Huawei have announced the completion of 2,300 km-long flexible optical network running from Milan to the south of Sicily with 200 Gbps regeneration-free capabilities thanks to ASON (Automatically Switched Optical Network) technology. The partners started their collaboration in September 2017, when Fastweb launched the first flexible next generation optical network with a startup capacity of 2Tbps, followed in November 2017 with a 100Gbps regeneration-free optical ASON. The network now connects Italy's main data centres and submarine landings, with Fastweb offering a range of

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Companies: Fastweb / Huawei
Countries: Italy
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