Passive Optical LAN lays the foundation for Software Defined Networking for enterprise networks

By John Hoover

Aug. 16, 2016

The goals of Optical LAN are closely aligned with SDN/NFV. OLANs already delivers many, if not most, of the benefits associated with SDN/NFV today. Therefore, OLANs are best suited to provide a graceful path forward towards more SDN/NFV support in the future.

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Tellabs and Black Box Networks champion Optical LAN’s security and savings at Technet Augusta

By John Hoover

July 29, 2016

Tellabs, with Black Box Networks, will be active at Technet Augusta 2016 championing how Passive Optical LAN helps the Defense Department, and the armed services, deploy converged fiber-based LANs that are more secure and save money.

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DoD updated Unified Facilities Criteria adds Optical LAN

By Thomas C. Ruvarac

July 19, 2016

The largest owners of buildings in North America promotes Passive Optical LAN in their unified interior telecom infrastructure requirement documentation for all Department of Defense planners, engineers and installers to follow for both new construction and renovation projects.

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Optical LAN increases property values for luxury condos, and 3 other equally impressive benefits

By Dave Cunningham

July 12, 2016

Our customers enjoy the day-1 capital savings, but it’s those operational savings that add up every day, every week, and every year that really impact the 10-year total cost of ownership and drive large financial separation between Passive Optical LAN and legacy copper-based LANs.

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