Optical systems vendor Coriant has completed what it claims is the first demonstration of space division multiplexing (SDM) in a live network belonging to A1, the Austrian subsidiary of Telekom Austria Group. The successful field trial also included the first-ever demonstration of 400G transmission in Austria…
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Tom Wilkie reflects on some of the themes that emerged at ECOC
Datacentres, testing, and how to pay for next-generation transmission networks were among the themes that dominated the 39th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECOC), held at in London UK at the end of September…
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Ian Giles, MODE-GAP Project Manager, talks to ECOC TV at ECOC 2013.
Coriant and A1Telekom demonstrate the first ever optical Space Division Multiplexing multimode field trial
A1, a Member of Telekom Austria Group and Coriant Successfully Complete Industry’s First Field Trial Using Space Division Multiplexing and Showcase First 400G in Austria Strategic technology collaboration between Coriant and A1, Austrian Subsidiary of Telekom Austria Group, highlights state-of-the-art technology and the first 400G field trial in Austria
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, September 23, 2013 – Coriant, a global supplier of future-proof optical transport solutions, and A1, the Austrian subsidiary of Telekom Austria Group, announced today the successful completion of the industry’s first demonstration of a fiber optic capacity upgrade in a live
network environment using Space Division Multiplexing (SDM), a cutting-edge technology that promises record-breaking data transmission throughput. The successful field trial also included the first-ever demonstration of 400G transmission in Austria.