CenturyLink unveils 500Gbps long-haul super-channels across fibre network

5 Dec 2012

Louisiana-based telco CenturyLink has announced that it has deployed the Infinera DTN-X platform, featuring 500Gbps long-haul super-channels on its nationwide fibre-optic backbone. The Infinera DTN-X platform enables the carrier to enhance its next generation backbone transport network to support critical video, mobile, and cloud IP services, and extend its ability to deliver up to 100Gbps Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) services to the company’s data centres and customer facilities across the country.

United States, Lumen Technologies (incl. CenturyLink)