CommScope and SwIFT Consortium Research Reveals Optimistic Future for Network Operators

With the financial support of the FP7 EU Framework Programme a consortium consisting of Commscope, IMEC, Bartels Mikrotechnik, the Tyndall Institute, TDC Tele Denmark and the Technical University of Ilmenau has developed a novel cost effective fiber optic switching technology. The broad band switch only requires power at the moment of reconfiguration.