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Subject: CenturyLink Deploys Infinera DTN-X for 100G Nati Date: 12/4/2012 1:44 PM
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Sooner or later, connection speeds have to rise to accommodate the increase in data, movies, etc. that are being shared by all those smartphones.


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Infinera ( NASDAQ : INFN ), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, announced today that CenturyLink, Inc. ( NYSE : CTL ) has deployed the Infinera DTN-X platform, featuring 500 gigabit per second (Gb/s) long haul super-channels on its nationwide fiber optic backbone.

"We evaluated the available 100G solutions for long haul optical transport and the DTN-X platform stood out," said Matt Beal, CenturyLink senior vice president - corporate strategy, product development and chief technology officer. "Our experience with the Infinera DTN platform has demonstrated a system based on quality, ease of use, proven technology and reliability. As a customer since 2004, we look forward to including the DTN-X as part of our next generation network and achieving the same positive results as we have in the past."
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