Informatics A high speed LAN hardware standard for communicating among PCs, which can link up to 1024 nodes in a bus network. See Local area network, Packet swltching. Cf Fiber distributed data interface.
At the forefront of evolving Ethernet technologies, the UNH-IOL has expanded the testing capabilities of its 40 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet Consortium with addition of a 40 Gigabit Ethernet testing platform, donated by Ixia.
The Infinera DTN-X platform enables CenturyLink to enhance its nationwide next generation backbone transport network to support critical video, mobile, and cloud IP services, and extend its ability to deliver up to 100 Gigabit Ethernet services to the company's data centers and customer facilities around the country.
According to the company, the Infinera Intelligent Transport Network, featuring the DTN-X, enables Dacom Crossing to offer 10, 40 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) services in addition to existing International Private Lease Circuit services up to 10 Gigabit per second (Gb/s).
GTT Communications and Global Cloud Xchange declared that it would supply 100 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity between the US and Europe and selected Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) to render 100 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity within the US and Europe via its Trans-Atlantic FA-1 North and South cables.
Infinera said that its DTN-X, featuring 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) long haul super-channels, enables FX Networks to build a new network infrastructure delivering 10, 40 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) services to service providers and research and education networks.