Towards Transparent All-Optical Label-Swapped Networks: 40 Gbit/s Ultra-Fast Dynamic Wavelength Routing Using Integrated Devices

J. Seoane, E. Kehayas, Y. Liu, J. M. Martinez, J. Herrera, P. V. Holm-Nielsen, S. Zhang, R. McDougall, G. D. Maxwell, F. Ramos, J. Marti, H. J. S Dorren (+2 others)
2006 2006 European Conference on Optical Communications  
All-optical routing of 40 Gbit/s 1.6 ns packets is demonstrated employing integrated devices based on SOA-MZls. The scheme allows wavelength transparent operation and sub-nanosecond dynamic wavelength selection for future packet/label switched networks.
doi:10.1109/ecoc.2006.4801179 fatcat:dy4nqxo7dbhvxdvk3u534prr7m