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Windstream selects Ciena for national converged optical network

Monday 10 August 2020 | 15:45 CET | News
Windstream and Ciena said that Windstream will build its National Converged Optical Network (NCON) with Ciena's photonic, coherent optical, and intelligent software platforms. The new network will allow Windstream to meet customers' surging bandwidth demands driven by remote work and learning applications, cloud computing and video streaming. Windstream's NCON will connect cities across its nationwide network, providing critical connectivity essential to its digital economy. This network will further enable capacity between Windstream's Tier 1, 2, and 3 markets to major US data centres,

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Companies: Ciena / Windstream
Countries: United States
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