AT&T - By Andre Fuetsch, President, AT&T Labs and CTO - Back in March, I wrote about how we are redesigning a type of network switch called a ROADM. That’s short for Reconfigurable Optical Add/Drop Multiplexer. These are the hardware devices that manage and route data traffic transported over high-capacity fiber optic lines.
We were pursuing 2 goals with these new ROADMs.
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- Software control
- Open hardware specifications