At OFC 2017, Infinera (booth 3259) will demonstrate its latest packet-optical products for long-haul, metro and cloud networks, including those based on the company’s Infinite Capacity Engine, the first multi-terabit optoelectronic subsystem, delivering the next step function in transport networking performance.

In addition, Infinera has an array of confirmed speakers at the event, including Parthi Kandappan, Infinera SVP, system architecture, who will present on OSA's Executive Forum Program ‘Panel 2: Trade-offs in Data Center Interconnect (DCI)’ at 11:15am on March 20, 2017. In addition, Fred Kish, Infinera SVP, optical integrated components group, will speak on MarketWatch ‘Panel V: Photonic Integration Business Case – Reality Check’ at 10:30am on Thursday, March 23, 2017.


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Systems vendors are using intelligent software to squeeze more performance from optical networks. Pauline Rigby reports on developments at OFC 2017