Weekly roundup | Ciena network Insights | August 28, 2020
To meet growing bandwidth demands, network providers do not always have the option to acquire or turn-up new fiber resources.
For years, increasing your capacity to meet growing demand meant adding more and bigger hardware-based platforms to your infrastructure as you needed them. Eventually, this creates a complexity that’s no longer economically sustainable.
In the second part of Brian Lavallée’s series on xHaul networks, he takes a look at midhaul networks, what they are, and how they’ll evolve to support 5G networks.
Spatial Division Multiplexing (SDM) cables are a key focus area for submarine network innovation in 2020.
Keeping critical systems running on TDM technology while planning a move to modern infrastructure can be a delicate balancing act. Now you can move to that new network and also keep those legacy components running—all with a single set of technology.
As intelligent transportation technologies evolve in sophistication to improve safety and reduce congestion, Ciena’s Daniele Loffreda explains how the network that connects thousands of these digital devices must also evolve.