CA *net gets boost

CA *net gets boost

Insatiable demand for broader bandwidth is breaking the boundaries of Canada’s advanced CA*net4 Internet autobahn. As a result, the group...

September 29th, 2005 Mark Els

Cisco fortifies its fibre gear for metro and long haul

Cisco fortifies its fibre gear for metro and long haul

Cisco Systems Inc. rolled out enhancements to its optical portfolio designed to increase the channel count on its metro and...

August 9th, 2001 Jim Duffy

Optical switch offerings for the core faced with product-related issues

Optical switch offerings for the core faced with product-related issues

The troubles of two notable suppliers of optical switches for the core of service provider networks reveal the current dynamics...

May 3rd, 2001 Jim Duffy

Cisco targets metro DWDM market

Cisco targets metro DWDM market

Cisco Systems Inc. of San Jose, Calif., released the newest series of products in its IP+Optical line in March.The ONS...

April 19th, 2001 Chris Talbot

Newly formed company looks for piece of DWDM pie

Newly formed company looks for piece of DWDM pie

Two Canadian entities formed an alliance last month to create a new company to focus on optical networking technology.Ottawa-based Mitel...

February 8th, 2001 Chris Talbot

DWDM not just for carriers any more

DWDM not just for carriers any more

The University of Texas will use dense wave division multiplexing (DWDM) technology, mainly used in carrier networks, to solve a...

May 4th, 2000 Tim Greene

HEAD: Widening the lanes of the information superhighway

HEAD: Widening the lanes of the information superhighway

Whoever came up with the term "Web surfing" had it all wrong. It should be "driving." Then at least the...

April 20th, 2000 Chris Conrath