Coriant and A1Telekom demonstrate the first ever optical Space Division Multiplexing multimode field trial

September 24, 2013Comments Off on 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.

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