Ericsson and Telstra claim world first

25 May 2007

Ericsson and Telstra are claiming a world first by boosting the speed of live fibre-optic links between two cities from 10Gbps to 40Gbps. The trial showed that the existing 1200km optical fibre connections between Sydney and Melbourne can operate at 40Gbps without major changes.

Australia, Ericsson, Telstra (incl. Belong)