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Infinera gets operator backing to set up XR optics industry forum

Tuesday 8 June 2021 | 15:46 CET | News
A new industry forum has formed to drive the development of XR optics. Initial members of the Open XR Forum are the telecom operators BT, Windstream, Verizon, Lumen and Liberty Global, and equipment marker Infinera, the main proponent of the XR system to date. 

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Companies: BT / Infinera / Liberty Global / Lumen / Verizon / Windstream
Countries: World
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