Atlantic Metro, PacketLight Networks to add 200G capacity to network

PacketLight Networks, a provider of DWDM and optical fiber networking solutions, announced a partnership with Atlantic Metro, to upgrade their existing dense division wavelength multiplexing (DWDM) network routes to 200G capacity, the company said.

PacketLight extended capacity using its alien wavelength solution and adding a 200G single coherent wavelength. Atlantic Metro provides cloud hosting, nationwide network connectivity, and secure data center colocation to over 1,100 customers ranging from Fortune 500 enterprises, to healthcare organizations, legal firms, web start-ups, media, and retail.

Atlantic Metro integrated PacketLight´s PL-2000M flexible muxponder/transponder solution with a built-in optical amplifier and optical switch to provide increased capacity to their network at three different metro locations, with compatibility for 4 x 40GbE and 4 x 10GbE protocols.

PacketLight NetworksTM offers a suite of 1U metro and long haul CWDM/DWDM and OTN solutions, as well as Layer-1 optical encryption for transport of data, storage, voice and video applications over dark fiber and WDM networks.

Atlantic Metro delivers custom-tailored IT infrastructure — cloud hosting, nationwide network connectivity, and secure data center colocation — to Fortune 500 and mid-market companies worldwide.