Testing DWDM Components

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Gould Fiber Optics: Expanding its Product Portfolio of Micro Optic Components to Now Offer Multimode Fiber WDM

February 6, 2014

Millersville, MD, USA — Gould Fiber Optics, a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of premium passive fiber optic components, planar components and integrated modules, is expanding its product portfolio. Gould is now offering a new line of Micro Optic based Multimode fiber WDM component for 1310/1550nm channels. The WDM's high channel isolation, low insertion loss and flat response over... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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 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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Multichannel CWDM is optimized for stability, repeatability.

November 24, 2010

Eight-channel Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexer features epoxy-free optical path, 20 nm channel spacing, and 300 mW power handling capabilities. Operating wavelength is 1,260-1,620 nm, with ±0.5 nm center wavelength accuracy. In addition to line monitoring, WDM networks, and CATV networks, intended applications include power distribution, FTTX, test equipment, and telecommunication... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

IPC Enhances Transatlantic Network to Meet the Growing Connectivity Demands of Global Trading Firms

October 29, 2010

Upgrade links global financial hubs in the Americas and Europe providing customers with high-speed, low-latency and extremely resilient connectivity JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- IPC Systems, Inc., a leading provider of indispensable trading communications solutions to the world's top financial services firms and global enterprises, today announced a significant upgrade to its transatlantic network. The... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

CWDM utilizes thin film coating technology.

June 25, 2010

Operating over wavelength of 1,510-1,610 nm with 20 nm channel spacing, Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexer maximizes existing fiber optic infrastructure by transmitting multiple wavelength signals through same fiber optic cable. Unit enables dual fiber strand to support multiple network topologies and data rates. Encapsulated within non-flux metal bonding micro optic packaging, CWDM has... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

MEMS Optical Channel Monitor suits DWDM network testing.

May 24, 2010

Suited for either 50 or 100 GHz channel plans, Optical Channel Monitor (OCM) scans DWDM networks and reports power of each channel in real time. Voltage controlled unit supports standard 88 channels with options to cover 96, and can scan continuously with speed of 250 msec or hold particular park state position. Customizable wavelength range covers C and L band applications and any combination of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

CWDM Optics expand existing fiber capacity.

April 16, 2008

With 1 GHz CHP CORWave, MSOs can leverage existing fiber networks for delivery of HD-On-Demand, SDV, and business services. When deployed with ARRIS OptiMax4100 4 x 4 segmentable nodes, CORWave enables multiplexing of 12 wavelengths: 4 forward, 4 return and 4 bidirectional, all on one fiber with link length of up to 25 km. When deployed with ARRIS OptiMax segmentable nodes in 2 x 2 configuration,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Polatis Targets Carrier Deployments with High Performance Optical Switch Products

February 28, 2008

Polatis announces expansion of product line at OFC 2008 Boston, MA, and Cambridge, UK, February 20, 2008 - Polatis Inc, a leading supplier of high performance optical switch products, today announced its plans to aggressively target communication service providers with an expanded portfolio of network-ready products at OFC 2008, taking place from February 26th-28th at the San Diego Convention... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mid-Atlantic Crossroads (MAX) Creates Scalable Research and Education Network with Fujitsu ROADM

January 31, 2008

Advanced Technology of FLASHWAVE® 7500 ROADM Keeps MAX and their Participants at Forefront of Networking Technology Richardson, TX, October 29, 2007 - Fujitsu Network Communications, a leading supplier of IT and wireline/wireless networking solutions, announced today that the Mid-Atlantic Crossroads or MAX, a GigaPoP organization founded by Georgetown University, George Washington University,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

JDSU and Mintera Form Partnership to Provide Complete 40G Solution to Telecom Industry

October 31, 2007

Companies to Combine Core Strengths That Drive 40G Solutions, Including Development of New MSA 300 Pin Transponder MILPITAS, Calif. and ACTON, Mass., Oct. 16 -- JDSU (Nasdaq: JDSU; TSX: JDU) today announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Mintera, a high bit-rate optical transport systems solutions leader, to provide a complete 40 gigabits per second (40G) solution set to the telecom... Read More