Offering a vision for the future of optical networking, the founder of optical transport solutions provider EKINOPS will be part of a panel discussing Next Generation Networks and the future growth in the optical market at next week's Optical Networking conference in Cannes, France.
Francois-Xavier Ollivier, EKINOPS' chief operating officer and founder, will present at "The Future of Optical Networking" session led by Eve Griliches, program manager within IDC's Telecommunications Equipment group.
Ollivier, who has more than 22 years of telecommunications industry experience and holds 14 optical transmission patents, will address the architectural considerations that are vital to the success of next generation optical networks.
WDM Cannes is Europe's largest optical networking conference and exhibition. It has provided a venue for optical networking professionals to exchange information for over 10 years.
At the conference, EKINOPS will also showcase its newly launched EKINOPS 360 platform, designed to fill the needs of metro, regional, and long haul CWDM and DWDM networks. The EKINOPS 360 aggregates and transports any Ethernet, Fibre Channel, SONET, or SDH traffic and is designed to address the growing need to transport video, to backhaul broadband and wireless traffic and for the ever growing demand for Ethernet services.
EKINOPS (Euronext Paris - FR0011466069 – EKI), a leading supplier of optical transport equipment and router solutions for service providers and telecom operators, today announces that FORETHOUGHT.net, one of Colorado’s largest, independently-owned internet, cloud and communications service providers, has deployed the EKINOPS 200G FlexRate™ solution to provide high bit rate connectivity between two of its major points-of-presence (PoP) in Grand Junction and Montrose. FORETHOUGHT provides wide-ranging advanced communication services throughout Colorado, particularly within rural and underserved areas.
EKINOPS (Euronext Paris - FR0011466069 – EKI), a leading supplier of telecommunications solutions for telecom operators, has published its revenue for the first quarter of 2019.
Following press reports, EKINOPS (Euronext Paris - FR0011466069 – EKI) had announced on 18 October, 2018, that preliminary discussions with Nokia Corporation had been initiated regarding a possible acquisition of Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN).