RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) announced on Monday that the Japan-Guam-Australia South Cable System (JGA South) construction of is on schedule and will be commercially available by the end of the year. The JGA South undersea cable and repeaters are being loaded for marine installation. JGA South connects sealessly with SEA-US, JGA North, HK-G at Piti cable landing station in Guam.
Infinera and Fastweb announced recently the successful demonstration of 500Gbps single-wavelength DWDM service connectivity in a production network using Infinera’s configurable technology on the Groove platform. The high-speed optical transmission demonstration, the first in Italy, spanned over 180 kilometers (km) on Fastweb’s low-latency long-haul backbone network, between Milan and Turin.