XKL's DarkStar Optical Transport System Achieves Fastest Latency

Enterprise fiber optic networking equipment provider, XKL, has announced the results from its in-depth lab testing of long haul fiber on a 1650 km test bed. The findings revealed the achievement of the fastest latency of 8.067 ms with a one-way data transport speed of 400 Gbps.

XKL's DarkStar optical transport systems and the fiber were included while measuring the latency. Normally, fiber test beds used for testing re-circulate a 100 km loop of fiber. However, XKL performs its tests on the total distance of the fiber inclusive of equipment. This allows simulation of the worst-case conditions and the imperfections in fiber that occur on the field.

The current tests revealed that per optical transport system the latency of the XKL optical transport equipment and fiber does not exceed 28.75 ns and per in-line amplifier system the equipment and fiber latency do not exceed 180 ns.

XKL employs precise engineering and design factors for successfully utilizing the most recent technology. The products offered by XKL utilizes all optical amplification due to the company’s approach to optical transport. The company’s products are completely integrated 1RU systems and contain all of the necessary optical components.

The CEO of XKL and Cisco Systems co-founder, Len Bosack, stated that the company's product line optimizes fiber and maximizes data throughput. To get an effective simulation of fiber installations XKL had used SMF-28e and SMF-28 fiber in various conditions and ages, he added.

Source: http://www.xkl.com/

Citations

Please use one of the following formats to cite this article in your essay, paper or report:

  • APA

    XKL LLC. (2019, February 28). XKL's DarkStar Optical Transport System Achieves Fastest Latency. AZoOptics. Retrieved on April 20, 2024 from https://www.azooptics.com/News.aspx?newsID=14554.

  • MLA

    XKL LLC. "XKL's DarkStar Optical Transport System Achieves Fastest Latency". AZoOptics. 20 April 2024. <https://www.azooptics.com/News.aspx?newsID=14554>.

  • Chicago

    XKL LLC. "XKL's DarkStar Optical Transport System Achieves Fastest Latency". AZoOptics. https://www.azooptics.com/News.aspx?newsID=14554. (accessed April 20, 2024).

  • Harvard

    XKL LLC. 2019. XKL's DarkStar Optical Transport System Achieves Fastest Latency. AZoOptics, viewed 20 April 2024, https://www.azooptics.com/News.aspx?newsID=14554.

Tell Us What You Think

Do you have a review, update or anything you would like to add to this news story?

Leave your feedback
Your comment type
Submit

While we only use edited and approved content for Azthena answers, it may on occasions provide incorrect responses. Please confirm any data provided with the related suppliers or authors. We do not provide medical advice, if you search for medical information you must always consult a medical professional before acting on any information provided.

Your questions, but not your email details will be shared with OpenAI and retained for 30 days in accordance with their privacy principles.

Please do not ask questions that use sensitive or confidential information.

Read the full Terms & Conditions.