Optical Networking Deployments

Shifting to light speed both locally and internationally

The next generation Lightscape networks, an optical networking infrastructure manufacturer, has rolled out its 10G-bps product to enable large carriers to begin deploying optical equipment in legacy networks. The product is targeted at carriers that provide next-generation data services across local, national and international networks.

Unified global platform Touted as an easy way to transition from metro ring to optical mesh architecture, the product allows global carriers to build metro networks for Synchronous Optical Network, Synchronous Digital Hierarchy and Gigabit Ethernet optical services on a single, unified global platform, regardless of their location or topology.

Build as you grow The Herndon, Va., company champions its products "build-as-you-grow" strategy. Pricing starts at $25,000.