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NetVanta 4660 Advanced Fiber Access Gateway

Adtran, a leading provider of cloud connectivity, enterprise communications and mobility solutions, has unveiled its NetVanta® 4660 Integrated Layer 2/3 Carrier Ethernet Services Router.

The company says the NetVanta 4660 Advanced Fiber Access Gateway is the industry’s first fibre access gateway that is capable of delivering business-class IP VPN and Internet access services, MEF-compliant Carrier Ethernet services and mobile backhaul services from a single device.  
 
In today’s environment, operators around the world are focused on efficiently and cost-effectively delivering residential broadband, enterprise, mobile and cloud services. This advanced services delivery solution responds to growing market segments in expanding metro markets over a common converged infrastructure providing for success-based cloud and backhaul service transitions and expansions.

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Cost and compatibility can make a compelling case for pushing 100Gb/s bandwidth over a single optical channel, both as individual links and supporting 400Gb/s Ethernet, finds Andy Extance

Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
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Robin Mersh takes a look at how the industry is creating next-generation optical access fit for 5G

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Technological advances to aid the increasing demand for bandwidth, on the path towards the terabit network, should lead to optical signals that are flexible and adaptive, like water, argues Dr Maxim Kuschnerov and Dr Yin Wang