Infinera conducts subsea field tests with Canalink

Wednesday 10 May 2017 | 14:47 CET | News
Transport networks provider Infinera has announced a successful subsea field test with Canalink across its subsea cable. The test, conducted with the Infinera Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE4) and featuring Infinera's fourth-generation photonic integrated circuit (PIC), demonstrated the capability to upgrade the cable capacity thirteen-fold. Canalink, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the ITER group, owns a system of undersea fibre optic cables that link the Canary Islands with the Iberian Peninsula and the western coast of Africa.

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