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 OAM, rapid protection switching, and MEF-standardized CE 2.0 services. Read More

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

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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

SK Broadband Selects Alcatel-Lucent to Build South Korea's First Packet Transport Network to Support Ethernet Service for Business Customers

February 11, 2013

Nationwide network will provide greater bandwidth, flexibility and efficiency to meet growing demand for data applications from enterprises in Korea<4444>SEOUL, South Korea and PARIS- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) and SK Broadband - a subsidiary of SK Telecom, one of South Korea's largest broadband service providers - announced the selection of Alcatel-Lucent to build South... 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 important in system engineering design. 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 Q channels, while fully integrated multiplexer and precoder accept SFI-5.1 data. 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<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

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 services to be mapped to size appropriate OTN containers and multiplexed in single multiplexing stage. 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 systems. Capabilities specifically suit Metro Access and Metro Core/Regional network environments. 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 epoxy-free optical path and offers stable performance in demanding environments. 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 10 and 40 Gbit optical channels. Device measures 70 x 106 x 10.8 mm. 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 of PMD and CD optical dispersion. 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 optical amplifiers and active Ethernet technology that enable reach extension and traffic aggregation. 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 high-noise, amplified environments and multi-span links for metro networks. Read More

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

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

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 family can address all service types, including Ethernet, SONET/SDH, SAN, and Video. 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, CORWave enables longer link lengths of up to 30 km. 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 MEMS technology, single-slot unit provides colorless switching. Read More

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

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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Bookham Plans Fullband 10G Long Reach Tunable Pluggable Transceiver

October 10, 2007

BERLIN, Sept. 17 / -- Bookham, Inc., a leading provider of optical components, modules and subsystems, announced today at ECOC 2007 that it is developing a fullband, 10Gbit/s, long reach, tunable pluggable transceiver.<4444>The new product, set for commercial availability in the first half of 2008, will combine the company's leading indium phosphide (InP) DS-DBR tunable laser and Mach-Zehnder... Read More