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DT Plans Fiber-Optic Connections for 140 Business Parks

German telecommunication provider Deutsche Telekom (DT) plans to connect 140 business parks with the high-speed data-carrying optical fiber cables. This was revealed when the carrier announced its plans for the year 2019. Egelsbach business park near Frankfurt would be the first business park to get the high-speed connectivity cables. After conducting advance marketing for 140 business parks in 2018, DT…

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Is MLAG an Alternative to Stackable Switches?

With the demands for resiliency and security for today’s networks, modern enterprises and data center networks are becoming more complex to manage and operate. MLAG and stacking both are the scalable solutions that can reduce network complexity and improve network performance. Are they the same? Can users consider MLAG as an alternative to stacking switches? This article explains this by introducing MLAG…

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25G Ethernet – How it Develops and What’s the Future of it?

Have you ever heard of 25G Ethernet? It is a hot topic which is often mentioned these days. Then, what is it and how it develops? What’s the future of it? Let’s find all the answers together in the following text focusing on the developing process of 25G Ethernet. What Is 25G Ethernet? Why Does It Appear? 25G Ethernet, or…

How to Upgrade Cumulus Linux on N-Series Switches?

In previous posts, we have introduced lots of details about Cumulus Linux, a network operating system. Also, we have talked about how to install Cumulus Linux on FS N-series switches like the 100GbE switch. In this post, we will solve another Cumulus Linux related question concerned by most of our users: how to upgrade Cumulus Linux on an N-series network…

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Nokia Wins Fiber Deployment Projects in Italy

Nokia wins Open Fiber’s turnkey project to deploy ultra-broadband network in small towns and rural areas of Italy. The Italian broadband provider Open Fiber selected the PON solutions of Nokia, which will supply products, services, and software needed to plan, design, deploy and support the end-to-end active network infrastructure based on GPON technologies to the clusters C and D (white…

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BroadBand Tower Selects Juniper’s Universal Routing Platform

Juniper in a press release announced that Japanese data center provider Broadband Tower has selected its high performing solution, the MX204 (Universal Routing Platform) for the latter’s 5G data center located in Otemachi, Tokyo, Japan. Juniper solutions will power up Japan’s businesses in the 5G era through a simplified, flexible and automated network infrastructure. BroadBand Tower’s hyperscale is built to…