Dense Wavelength (DWFI) Signal Conditioners

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Optical Networking Solution optimizes Ethernet service delivery.

June 19, 2013

By virtualizing underpinning technology and complexity of Layer 0, 1, and 2 infrastructure, Intuitive Packet Optical Networking™ solution accelerates time it takes to deploy Ethernet and wavelength services. Leveraging MPLS-TP technology, PKX-1640 Packet Networking Card consists of 20-port, 200 Gbps Carrier Ethernet switch that delivers Ethernet service aggregation and multiplexing, extensive OAM, rapid protection switching, and MEF-standardized CE 2.0 services. Read More

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Huawei Unveils Ultra-High-Capacity 40T WDM Prototype

March 28, 2013

ANAHEIM, Calif., -- Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, launched a 40T Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) prototype at the OFC/NFOEC 2013 event in Anaheim, Calif. The prototype supports simultaneous 2Tbit/s transmission of 20 C-band optical channels, providing an industry-leading capacity of up to 40 Tbit/s per fiber. Now, up to 10... Read More

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DWDM Universal Starter Kit supports 10G and 100G clients.

April 5, 2012

Featuring 1RU form factor, 100G DWDM Universal Starter Kit will boost optical channel rates to 100G per lambda. Design supports 10G and 100G on client side; 100G optical transport systems are designed to deploy as requirement for higher bandwidth applications and to aggregate internal service elements within carrier networks. For WAN and backbone regional networks, spectral efficiency is important in system engineering design. Read More

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Mux/Demux Chipset supports long haul optical transport.

December 27, 2011

Comprised of BCM8414 demultiplexer for receiving data and BCM84142 multiplexer for transmission, 40G PHY Chipset leverages CMOS technology for 40G optical transmission using DQPSK modulation. Product integrates more than 20 Gbps IOs, which promotes developing devices that will support 100G optical transmission. Chipset's 2 x 23 Gbps to SFI-5.1 demux provides 2 receivers for data recovery on I and Q channels, while fully integrated multiplexer and precoder accept SFI-5.1 data. Read More

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Exar Demonstrates MXP2 OTN Muxponder Solution at Ethernet Expo Americas 2011

November 22, 2011

Industry's First Any Service, Any Port, Single-Chip Solution to Offer Latest OTN Features<4444>FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 3, 2011 - Exar Corporation (Nasdaq: EXAR) will demonstrate MXP2's any service, any port, single-chip OTN muxponder solution at the Ethernet Expo Americas Conference in New York City, booth #315. MXP2 provides a more efficient means of transporting a variety of traffic, including... Read More

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OTN Muxponder enables development of any service-any port line cards.

July 25, 2011

Designed to help future-proof networks, Model MXP2(TM) ASSP is targeted at ROADM/DWDM and Edge Aggregation platforms in OTN transport applications. Device enables development of any service-any port line cards and consolidation of service specific muxponders into single universal design. Eight watt, 2 x 10G single chip solution includes G.709 features such as ODU0, ODUflex, and GMP, enabling services to be mapped to size appropriate OTN containers and multiplexed in single multiplexing stage. Read More

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Muxponder maximizes bandwidth on existing infrastructure.

January 21, 2009

Part of OpVista CX8 Optical Networking System, CX-40G Muxponder delivers 40 Gbps transmission/wavelength across optical networks from metro to long-haul. It is based on Dense Multi-Carrier (DMC) technology and combines 4 x 10 Gbs service streams into single 50 GHz Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) channel. System helps deliver multiple 10-Gbit/sec services and also eliminates issues of PMD and CD optical dispersion. Read More

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Flexible Remote Node unifies access and backhaul networks.

October 9, 2008

Integrated into ADVA FSP 3000 WDM System, Flexible Remote Node enables communications providers to serve customers from unified access and backhaul network. When located at curb, FRN can be configured as passive network element with environmentally hardened WDM filters that allow point-to-multipoint WDM-PON structure. When located at street cabinet, FRN can include active equipment such as optical amplifiers and active Ethernet technology that enable reach extension and traffic aggregation. Read More

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DWDM SFP Module features 5 Gbps transmission speed.

September 25, 2008

Enabling expansion of SFP-based board design performance, transceiver can deliver output power from +3 to +6 dBm, has channel spacing of 100 GHz, and offers full C and L band coverage. Optical engines consist of Bookham Avalanche Photodiode (APD) Receiver and buried-heterostructure directly modulated laser. Able to achieve uncompensated reach of 400 km at 2.5 Gbps, solution can operate in high-noise, amplified environments and multi-span links for metro networks. Read More

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DWDM Network Platform is able to serve from metro to core.

July 2, 2008

With multi-service and multi-reach feature set, hiT 7300 supports all reaches and transmission speeds in metro, regional, long-haul, and ultra-long haul applications on single platform. Unit has transponder cards that support traditional SONET/SDH, Ethernet, and SAN services at different speeds. Including amplifier options and end-to-end management support for all equipment configurations, it is also available in flatpack form factor suitable as CPE for tight space requirements. Read More

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Muxponder-on-a-Chip targets OTN networks.

June 20, 2008

Suited for ROADM/DWDM applications, MXP(TM) devices address metro networking applications by combining Next-Gen SONET/SDH functions of MSPP and OTN functions of transponder to act as muxponder-on-a-chip. This helps Service Providers utilize their WDM wavelengths more efficiently by allowing them to multiplex number of revenue-generating services on single wavelength. Muxponder cards based on MXP family can address all service types, including Ethernet, SONET/SDH, SAN, and Video. Read More

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Wavelength Selective Switch manages network traffic.

February 22, 2008

Scalable from 1 x 2 to 1 x 9 applications, Mini WSS dynamically supports unpredictable network traffic in metro and access DWDM networks. Switch incorporates all critical functions required for network equipment manufacturers and service providers to remotely add and drop network capacity or change wavelength's path based on demand, without manual intervention or rebalancing of network. Based on MEMS technology, single-slot unit provides colorless switching. Read More

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Taiwan Post Secures Business Continuity with Nortel Metro Ethernet Solution

February 5, 2008

SIMPLE AND SCALABLE PLATFORM FOR EFFICIENT INFORMATION MANAGEMENT<4444>NOVEMBER 12, 2007 TAIPEI - Taiwan Post, the largest postal, banking and insurance services provider in Taiwan, will ensure customers will continue to be served and catastrophic failure to business operations averted in the event of disaster through a Nortel* [NYSE/TSX: NT] Metro Ethernet solution.<4444>Taiwan Post is ensuring... Read More

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Siemens ICN: Making the Most of Optical Networks and Cut Costs

April 26, 2007

At C5 World Forum in Milan, Italy, Siemens Networks will report on strategies which help to make the most out optical networks with remotely reconfigurable optical add drop multiplexer (ROADM).<4444>With ROADMs, carriers can switch wavelengths, within a DWDM network. Not only does this increases the network's flexibility and overall reliability, but also reduces delivery time of services and... Read More

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Bookham Tunable Laser Assembly Selected to Support 40Gb/s DWDM Systems

April 13, 2007

Single iTLA now proven to support all data rates up to 40Gb/s <4444>SAN JOSE, Calif., March 15 // -- Bookham, Inc. (NASDAQ:BKHM), a leading provider of optical components, modules and subsystems, today announced that its LambdaFLEX(TM) integrable Tunable Laser Assembly (iTLA) has been selected by equipment vendors to support 40Gb/s DWDM transmission systems. The iTLA offers equipment vendors a... Read More

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Transceiver Module suits 80 km telecom applications.

April 13, 2007

Intended for long reach, 10 Gbps applications, DWDM Model EDW-9100-XFP consists of transmitter with cooled 1,550 nm EML and high-sensitivity receiver with APD photodetector. Transceiver operates over temperature range of 0-70°C and offers optimum heat dissipation and electromagnetic shielding, enabling high port densities for 10 Gbps systems. Key options include C-Band and L-Band coverage at 100 GHz ITU-grid spacing, as well as private labeling. Read More

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SFP Transceivers help connect SANs remotely.

December 14, 2006

Covering distances of 10, 40, 80 km, fibre channel CWDM and DWDM interfaces support multi-rate operation at baud rates of 4.25, 2.125, and 1.062 Gb/s, respectively, and Ethernet rate of 1.25 Gbps. CWDM family is available in 18 wavelengths ranging from 1270-1610 nm, while DWDM family supports 46 channels in C-band, from ITU channel 15 through 61. Read More

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DWDM Access Transport Platform offers 1.25 Gbps max speed.

September 12, 2006

TurboLIGHT(TM)16 dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) fiber-to-the-x (FTTx) optical access transport platform acts as passive optical network (PON) system that delivers 20 Gbps of symmetrical bandwidth over single feeder fiber. Based on Lambda-PON(TM) automatic wavelength-locking technology, product carries 16, 125 Mbps to 1.25 Gbps bidirectional data streams using 32 independent wavelengths. System comes in modular and complete system forms, both with mixed-mode capabilities. Read More

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Wave Division Multiplexers transmit two optical signals.

October 13, 2004

Fiberlink® 6400 Series Passive Optical WDMs allow 2 separate fiber optic links to operate at different wavelengths over same fiber optic core. Each optical signal may carry multiple baseband video, audio, and data channels. Optical signals are transmitted at 850 and 1,310 nm over multimode fiber or 1,310 and 1,550 nm over single mode fiber. Insertion loss ranges from 0.5-2.0 dB per output. Units are available in card or box versions with ST or FCPC connectors. Read More

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Multiplexer/Demultiplexer incorporates 62.5 µm core fiber.

December 2, 2002

Multimode fiber-based DWDM mux/demux offers 8 channel, 200 GHz spacing. It features uniform channel-to-channel insertion loss and large bandwidth due to broad flat-top passband. Insertion loss is typically less than 1 dB and polarization dependent loss is less than 0.3 dB over -40 to +85°C without any active temperature control. Variation across all channels is less than 0.2 dB. Adjacent channel isolation is typically greater than 30 dB. Read More