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Windstream Wholesale and Infinera first to test LR8-based 400GbE client-side services

Wednesday 8 April 2020 | 09:50 CET | News
Windstream Wholesale and Infinera said they are the first to have successfully demonstrated 400GbE client-side services with commercially available ultra-efficient 400GbE-LR8 QSFP-DD compact pluggable interfaces. The trial leveraged Infinera's commercially available 2 x 600G/Wavelength muxponder on its Groove (GX) G30 Compact Modular Platform with the CHM-2T sled, which enabled the customer facing 400GbE service to be transmitted using a single-carrier 600G wavelength. This achievement enhances Windstream's ability to meet the ever-expanding bandwidth needs of its largest customers and

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Companies: Infinera / Windstream
Countries: United States
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