Content tagged with Optical
Meet the Queen of Laser Radio Tech
Mentor Monday | 11/23/2015 | 1 comment
Christina Richards, AOptix's VP of Marketing, crossed the bridge from electrical engineering to marketing, and she shares her advice to women looking to do the same.
Bell Labs Boasts Optical Eureka Moment
News Analysis | 11/20/2015 | 1 comment
Prototype space-division multiplexed technology opens up the potential to dramatically boost optical network capacity, according to Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs.
Metro 100G In Demand
LRTV Interviews | 11/2/2015 | 11 comments
Vodafone Germany's WDM Team Leader Jakob Pojda talks about the catalysts for metro 100G deployments and other trends in the optical transport market.
Is Verizon Giving AlcaLu the Long-Haul Boot?
News Analysis | 10/26/2015 | 3 comments
Analyst report suggests technical and delivery issues are leading Verizon to focus on Ciena as a single source of long-haul optica transport gear in the future, with Alcatel-Lucent shown the door.
The Future of Network Appliances
Sponsored Infographics | 10/8/2015 | Post a comment
Network appliances have a strong value proposition in today's networks and will continue to do so in the NFV and SDN-enabled networks of tomorrow.
Infinera Fleshes Out Its Metro 100G Story
News Analysis | 10/7/2015 | 7 comments
Long-awaited 100Gbit/s metro aggregation platform built around a new PIC is about to hit the streets but much of Infinera's metro market traction is expected to come from its recently acquired Transmode portfolio.
Infinera Adds Metro Products, Unifies Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 10/6/2015 | Post a comment
Infinera has unveiled a new unified Intelligent Transport Network product portfolio that includes two new 100G metro products and more closely integrates systems acquired from Transmode with its long-haul DTN-X platform.
The View From Huawei HQ
Shades of Ray | 10/6/2015 | Post a comment
Light Reading recently published an exclusive interview with Huawei's deputy chairman Eric Xu in English – now that interview is available in Chinese too.
CityFibre's Gigabit Vision
LRTV Interviews | 10/1/2015 | 1 comment
Mark Collins, director of Strategy & Public Affairs at competitive UK city network operator CityFibre, talks about his company's plans to help build Gigabit Cities.
From The Founder
Steve Saunders provides an overview of white box networking and introduces a new "slim line" version of the OSI 7-layer model.
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Siemens breaks down three different approaches that may be part of an operator's roadmap to all-IP.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Steve Saunders speaks with Saikrishna Kotha, who leads LinkedIn's data center infrastructure architecture strategy. With over 400 million users, it's Kotha's job to deliver agility and speed, but also act as a business strategist to develop new ways that LinkedIn can monetize its user base. According to Kotha, LinkedIn runs on a mix of white box and vendor hardware but has the DNA of a web-scale company.
Centec CEO James Sun talks to Steve Saunders about Ethernet switching and the white box revolution.