Reconfigurable Optical Add/Drop Multiplexer
A technology that permits optical signals to be processed as-is for faster optical transmissions.
 VNPT-Fujitsu Telecommunication System Limited
A 50-50 joint venture established by Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group and Fujitsu. The main line of business is the manufacture, sale, construction, and maintenance of optical transmission equipment.
 Wavelength Selective Switch
A technology for efficient use of optical signals, permitting each wavelength in a multiplexed optical signal to be split up to eight ways.
A high-speed digital communications protocol for transmitting data over fiber-optic cables. First proposed by Bellcore (now Telcordia Technologies, Inc.), it has been ratified as a standard by the International Telecommunications Union-Telecommunications Sector. Widely known as SDH in Europe, and as SONET in North America, it is typically written as SONET/SDH.
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Date: 20 August, 2008
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