Service providers shed data center assets, Verizon sheds even more, CenturyLink gets ready to shed a few Level 3 executives, and Lightwave Editorial Director sheds a bit of the purple from his right eye, all in this week's Friday 5 video.
This week saw consolidation and evolution at the optical systems hardware level, good work at the undersea cable level, and progress at the optical module level. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy takes a level-headed view of it all
With Fiber Connect at hand, it's not surprising that this week's Friday 5 touches on next-generation broadband and municipal fiber networks. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy also touches on data center interconnect and other topics.