Cisco Routed Optical Networking

Scaling the Internet for the Future With 800G Innovations

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Cisco Scales Internet for the Future with New 800G Innovations. Service providers and cloud operators are looking to scale for today and the future to keep up with user demands. With our modular 800G systems we can offer higher quality and insightful experiences.

Cisco at OFC 2023: Announcing Successful Test with Sipartech to Deliver 400G Over 1,337 km

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Cisco and Neutral European infrastructure carrier, Sipartech, announce the successful trial deployment of a 400 Gigabits per second (400G) circuit using the Cisco NCS 5504 network convergence system together with the Cisco 400G ZR+ QSFP-DD high-power Bright optical module over 1,337 km.

Cisco @ OFC – Bold Innovations to Power Your Future-Ready Network

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Cisco showcases bold innovations to power future-ready networks at OFC in San Diego, March 5-9. Join us to learn about our latest Routed Optical Networking feature sets, including PLE and automation; network as a Sensor; and our 400G and 800G Optics portfolio.

September 22, 2022


Investing in Middle Mile Networks to Reduce Social and Digital Inequality

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The U.S. Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act has a $1 billion program to create middle mile networks that connect the Internet backbone with the last mile to expand broadband and improve access.

September 1, 2022


Next Generation Transponder Technology to Align with Subsea SDM Cables

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Hyperscale cloud and content providers continue to connect their data centers across the oceans with subsea cables while adding capacity and new routes for reliability

Perspectives on the Future of Service Provider Networking: Mass Network Simplification

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Traditional service provider networks have become very complex, creating significant operational overhead and costs. Mass network simplification takes a holistic approach to modern technologies, network design, and operational practices - simplifying networks across every domain while automating everything.

Cisco and Tech Mahindra Collaborate to Build the Internet of the Future with Routed Optical Networking

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Tech Mahindra chooses to partner with Cisco in helping bring the benefits of Routed Optical Networking to our joint Service Provider customers and help build the Internet for the Future.

Cisco Brings Innovation and Automation to OFC 2022

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Cisco will be live at OFC this year, showcasing its Network as a Sensor, Automation, client optics, pluggable coherent solutions, and Routed Optical Networking solutions

November 9, 2021


Routed Optical Networking – It’s About the Architecture

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Routed Optical Networking - This transformational architecture drives network optimization, accelerated time to service, and decreased total cost of ownership