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Infinera Instant Network

April 9, 2020, 5:56 p.m..

With the introduction of Infinera Instant Network, Infinera is taking another step forward in its journey toward cognitive networking. Leveraging the experience and broad adoption of Instant Bandwidth ...

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EVOLVING IP AND OPTICAL ARCHITECTURES

April 2, 2020, 8:03 p.m..

ACG Research’s Evolving IP and Optical Architectures discusses the implications of IP traffic growth and new services on current architectures for operators. It explores the pros and cons of next ...

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Business Case for Shared Mesh Protection

April 2, 2020, 7:48 p.m..

Current approaches to network resiliency are inadequate to meet evolving network performance and cost requirements. Existing schemes such as 1+1 protection meet the sub 50 ms performance requirement b ...

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THE ECONOMICS OF CISCO'S NLIGHT

April 2, 2020, 7:42 p.m..

ACG Research compared the nLight approach to protection and restoration to the widely used 1+1 optical protection scheme. A sample 12 node core network was used to make the comparison. ACG's  ...

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Cyan Packet-Optical Hollow Core

April 2, 2020, 7:11 p.m..

ACG Research's business case examined the five-year total cost of ownership of Cyan’s packet-optical hollow core network solution versus comparable LSR and IP over OTN solutions.  Demand fo ...