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Orange Spain, Huawei rolling out 200G single-fibre network

Friday 27 April 2018 | 12:56 CET | News
Orange Spain and Huawei have announced the imminent completion of a high-capacity, long-distance 200Gbps single optical fibre network. The new Orange network, the first of its kind in Spain, uses Huawei's Flexgrid optical multiplexing technology and has a total capacity of 19.2 Tbps, covering 1,000-kilometre distances without the need for signal regeneration, said the partners in a joint statement. The aim is to improve the operational efficiency of network, accelerating time to market of offers and preparing it for the introduction of 5G and 4K video technologies.

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