4×4 Optical Packet Switching with a Prototype 4×4 Label Processing and Switching Sub-System

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Urata, R.; Nakahara, T.; Takenouchi, H.; Segawa, T.; Ishikawa, H.; Ohki, A.; Sugiyama, H.; Nishihara, S.; Takahashi, R. (NTT Photonics Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Japan)

We demonstrate 4×4 optical packet switching for 10-Gb/s, asynchronous burst optical packets with a 4×4 label processing and switching sub-system prototype. Error-free operation (BER<10-12) is achieved simultaneously for all 16 I/O (input/output) combinations.