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40 Gbps & 100 Gbps system adoption speeding up, says Heavy Reading

While 10 Gbps systems still dominate optical transmission system shipments, growing demand for bandwidth is sp...


March 10, 2010  


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While 10 Gbps systems still dominate optical transmission system shipments, growing demand for bandwidth is spurring network operators to accelerate their timetables for migrating to 40 Gbps and 100 Gbps technologies, with 40 Gbps capabilities now featured in most RFQs from large carriers, according to the latest report from Heavy Reading Insider

 

Optical Transport: 40G/100G Interest Shifts Into Overdrive analyzes current and projected deployment of optical transport technologies by network operators, focusing on the anticipated surge in demand for 40 Gbps and 100 Gbps systems.

 

The report examines the market dynamics that are driving demand for high-speed transport and explores the technologies that provide compatibility with installed fiber infrastructure in different parts of the network.