Content tagged with Optical
Ciena Upbeat Despite Q4 Loss
News Analysis | 12/11/2014 | 2 comments
The optical vendor builds the case that success with a variety of network operator types, not just telcos, will lead to a strong 2015.
Photos: Velkomin til Íslands!
Slide Shows | 12/8/2014 | 6 comments
Light Reading's first 2020 Vision Executive Summit promises to be the 'Davos for telecom' -- but first, some pictures of the event's beautiful backdrop of Iceland.
Bell Labs Gains 2020 Vision
LRTV Interviews | 12/1/2014 | 1 comment
Bell Labs President Marcus Weldon, who is also Alcatel-Lucent CTO, talks about the network of 2020, the role of R&D and his recent brush with U2's Bono.
Seattle Warms Up for a Gig
News Analysis | 11/26/2014 | 2 comments
A city once scorned by a public/private partnership gone sour is re-exploring its option for bringing gigabit services to its residents.
The New Wave of IP + Optical Integration
LRTV Interviews | 11/21/2014 | 8 comments
At the Alcatel-Lucent Technology Symposium, Heavy Reading senior analyst Sterling Perrin talks about how SDN has reshaped the discussion around packet and optical integration.
ECI Unveils Its SDN Framework
News Wire Feed | 11/19/2014 | Post a comment
ECI Telecom has unveiled its SmartLight framework for SDN and NFV deployments, comprising several applications including an OpenFlow-based SDN controller.
Basil Alwan Interview: The Road to Cloud
LRTV Interviews | 11/19/2014 | Post a comment
Alcatel-Lucent's head of IP and Transport talks about the migration towards a web-like networking environment, the impact of the cloud, SDN and NFV, and the yet-to-be-announced FP4 chip.
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