Danish university transfers data at record-breaking 43Tbps over a single fiber

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By Mikael Ricknäs, IDG News Service | August 4th, 2014 The new record surpassed the old one for single-laser, single-fiber transmission by a margin of 11Tbps. Using souped-up fiber, the Technical University of Denmark has set a new record for transmitting data over one channel: 43 terabits per second. The High-Speed Optical Communications group at…

Google fiber network beta goes live at Stanford

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Aug 23, 2011 02:17 pm | Network World by Brad Reed Some lucky Palo Alto, Calif., residents are getting a glimpse of what Google’s new fiber network will soon deliver to Kansas City, Kan. Google today lit up a beta version of its new experimental fiber network in residential neighborhoods located near Stanford University in…