Weekly roundup | Ciena network insights | August 31, 2018
There are many challenges that service providers must deal with in multi-layer networks. A majority of them stem from the lack of coordinated visibility and orchestration across the optical and IP/MPLS layers.
Aging coaxial plants, analog repeaters and limited spectrum make meeting customer demand for fast and reliable service a challenge for today’s Cable MSOs. Ciena’s Elias Cagiannos explains the migratory path that promises to boost internet performance, deliver cost savings.
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You keep hearing about 400G, but do you understand the technology behind it? Don’t miss these 3 videos that explain what it is, how it works, and how it was developed.
Ciena’s resident Cable MSO expert, Wayne Hickey, points out and explains the top five Fiber Deep acronyms you need to know, and as an added bonus, where to download the complete Fiber Deep Glossary of Terms.
You likely know that interconnect capacity demand continues to grow, but what are the new requirements to support growing applications in DCI?
400G is a hot topic these days – but how is it really being used? Ciena’s Optical expert Helen Xenos explains what we mean by 400G – and what is driving the demand for this new technology.
5G is the next generation of mobile networks, which promises significantly faster data rates and far lower latency than 4G.