NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Coriant, a leading supplier of packet optical, IP, and SDN solutions to Tier 1 global service providers and web-scale Internet operators, today announced that its Coriant Groove™ G30 Network Disaggregation Platform has been awarded the “Best Optical Open Line System (OLS) Product” at the annual Next Generation Optical Networking and Optical Data Centre Interconnect (NGON & Optical DCI) industry event held in Nice, France.
Purpose-built as a disaggregated and open line system to manage surging data traffic volumes, the Coriant Groove™ G30 OLS solution is a configuration of the Groove G30 Network Disaggregation Platform that delivers industry-leading density and flexibility in a highly compact and modular 1RU form factor. The open, plug-and-play optical layer solution provides 3x to 5x the density over comparable offerings, and gives network operators the ultimate in configuration flexibility to cost-efficiently address diverse Data Center Interconnect (DCI) and metro transport applications, including coherent and direct detect (PAM4) interconnect. Through the Groove OLS configuration, service providers and cloud and data center operators can build their own customized, scalable optical line solution with best-in-class functions, all enabled through open APIs.
“We are pleased that our Groove G30 has been recognized as the best Optical Open Line System Product by NGON & Optical DCI and its distinguished panel of industry analyst judges,” said JC Fahmy, Vice President of Product Line Management, Data Center Solutions, Coriant. “Coriant innovation continues to drive the evolution of optical transport to empower more cost-disruptive network architectures to significantly reduce CapEx and OpEx.”
The NGON & Optical DCI Awards recognize innovation and achievements made by solution providers and service providers in the optical networking industry. The awards reflect the most effective solutions and products in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap, and cost.
Coriant delivers innovative and dynamic networking solutions for a fast-changing and cloud-centric business world. The Coriant portfolio of SDN-enabled, edge-to-core packet optical networking and DCI solutions enables network operators to cost-efficiently scale network capacity, reduce operational complexity, and create the resilient foundation for a new generation of mobile, video, and cloud services. Coriant serves leading network operators around the world, including mobile and fixed line service providers, cloud and data center operators, Web 2.0 content providers, cable MSOs, government agencies, and large enterprises. With a distinguished heritage of technology innovation and service excellence, Coriant is helping its global customers maximize the value of their network infrastructure as demand for bandwidth explodes and the communications needs of businesses and consumers continue to evolve. Learn more at www.coriant.com and follow us on Twitter for the latest @Coriant news and information.