Monday, April 19, 2010

Intellifiber Networks Upgrades with Ciena CN 4200

Intellifiber Networks has deployed Ciena's CN 4200 RS FlexSelect Advanced Services Platform throughout its core and metro networks. Intellifiber's network, which spans 17,000 route miles, offers private networks, SONET, wavelength, Ethernet, data and voice services, The network upgrade enables resilient, ultra low latency 1G, 2.5G and 10G connections between key financial markets in New York City, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Chicago. Specifically, Ciena's CN 4200 RS platform with ROADM functionality handles dynamic wavelength routing and bandwidth provisioning across its network. An optimized design helps lower delays in optical connections by up to 20 percent for latency-sensitive applications, such as algorithmic trading. In addition, Intellifiber is now a designated Managed Services Provider partner within Ciena's BizConnect global partner program.