Record Switching Throughput of 1.28-Tbit/s/port (64-wavelength x 20-Gbit/s) by DWDM / NRZ-DQPSK Optical Packet Switch System

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Shinada, Satoshi; Furukawa, Hideaki; Nakamura, Moriya; Wada, Naoya (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, 4-2-1, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8795, Japan)

We first achieved error-free (BER<10-9) operation of 1.28-Tbit/s/port (64-wavelengths x 20 Gbit/s) DWDM/NRZ-DQPSK optical packet switching and buffering, and demonstrated throughput-scalability could be enhanced by multiplexing and multi-modulation techniques without increase in power consumption.