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TDF completes 1 Tbps trial with Ciena 6500 optical platform

Wednesday 10 December 2014 | 09:46 CET | News
French broadcast services company TDF announced that it completed a live 1 Tbps trial with Ciena's 6500 Packet-Optical Platform at the inauguration of its ProxiCenter Aix Marseille datacentre in October, demonstrating the future-proof capabilities and scalability of its next-generation network. The 1 Tbps trial was conducted over TDF's existing metro fibre network between Marseille and TDF's Euclyde datacentre in Sophia Antipolis. The trial shows that the company will be able to leverage Ciena's WaveLogic optical processors to upgrade its existing infrastructure to support increased traffic

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Companies: Ciena / TDF
Countries: France
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