Insights from David W. Boertjes
Optical Network Expert Series: Leveraging network analytics for unprecedented control and monitoring
Ciena's David Boertjes explains how analytics can help monitor and control the the signal-to-noise ratio margin and David Côté explains how machine learning can be applied to fiber characterization for optimal system performance.
Optical Network Expert Series: Designing programmable infrastructure to achieve near-zero margin networks
Ciena’s optical network expert, David Boertjes, discusses the programmable infrastructure needed to achieve a near-zero margin network, including the key attributes of flexible line equipment and programmable coherent modems. He also explains how