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The challenges of migrating optical networks to 400G

The telecom industry is anxiously awaiting the benefits that 400G capacity will bring to existing and future fiber network deployments. Nearly every business is leveraging the latest in digital offerings to remain competitive in their respective markets, which exponentially increases the amount of data transported across the network. 400G is certainly the answer to these increasing data demands, at least in the present, but there will be an initial struggle on the network backbone in supporting these initiatives and fulfilling the promise of higher-capacity transport. Read more

Podcast: 200G over fiber for data center interconnect and more

Based on the hyper growth that we are experiencing in telecommunications and other applications that are generating so much data, transport requirements are greater and greater. Don Witt of The Channel Daily News, a TR publication, discusses with Koby Reshef, PacketLight CEO, the network infrastructure needed to support these growing demands. Read more

Do-it-yourself fiber-optic infrastructure - top considerations when building your own network

Buying network infrastructure (or service) from a major carrier may be efficient, convenient, and certainly hands-off, but often comes at a considerable cost. This route is almost inevitably accompanied by higher fees, an inability to economically or dynamically scale, and a reliance on a third party when network problems arise. Now more than ever it is critical for businesses to maintain control over how and when to scale their network infrastructure. Read more

Future Proofing Network Latency in Stock Trading

Ultra-low latency is central to securing a trade at the desired price before it fluctuates. This is applicable to high-frequency traders (HFT), market makers or statistical arbitrage traders. Traders must be able to access a range of applications in real-time. Applications that handle tasks such as trade placement, analysis and modeling, and settlement, are the lifeblood of most firms, and the slightest latency incurred can impact the price of a security. Read more

PacketLight Offers Optimized Metro and DCI Networks to Partners

The telecom industry is anxiously awaiting the benefits that 400G capacity will bring to existing and future fiber network deployments. Nearly every business is leveraging the latest in digital offerings to remain competitive in their respective markets, which exponentially increases the amount of data transported across the network. 400G is certainly the answer to these increasing data demands, at least in the present, but there will be an initial struggle on the network backbone in supporting these initiatives and fulfilling the promise of higher-capacity transport. Read more

High Speed Optical Networks Are Revolutionising Financial Infrastructure

Data Economy speaks to Koby Reshef, CEO of PacketLight Networks, on how high speed optical networks are changing mission critical analysis and transactions in financial markets. Read more

Optical Fiber Makes an Impact at Cable-tec

Data Economy speaks to Koby Reshef, CEO of PacketLight Networks, on how high speed optical networks are changing mission critical analysis and transactions in financial markets. Read more