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Videotron picks Ciena packet optical platform

Wednesday 11 May 2016 | 15:45 CET | News
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Canadian operator Videotron is deploying converged packet optical and software solutions from Ciena to upgrade its regional and backbone network to accommodate several Terabits of traffic and meet the surging bandwidth demand for internet and 4K video applications. Videotron has chosen Ciena's 6500 Packet-Optical Platform, which supports 100G service delivery, WaveLogic 3 coherent optical processors, and unified management system. The solution will be deployed between a new data centre in Montreal and an existing data centre in Quebec City. 

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Companies: Ciena / Videotron
Countries: Canada
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