Category: "News"

Cube Optics merged with the HUBER+SUHNER Group - gaining value and reach

October 31st, 2014
On 31 October 2014, the HUBER+SUHNER Group obtained Cube Optics AG, which will enhance our positions in fiber optics. The merger ideally supplements the fiber optics solutions currently offered in both portfolios. As a result of the combination, both… more »

Congrats for winning FIFA World Cup

July 14th, 2014
Congratulations to our FIFA World Cup winning team. As the best team overall, they played well organized, pure soccer. And most of all, they played fair and square. Most teams in this fantastic tournament have showed their high and entertaining… more »

Why you need 100Gig in your Metro network

March 4th, 2014
Bell Labs estimates a 560% growth in Metro traffic between now and 2017. What is your evolution path in Metro? Metro 100G is poised to explode over the coming years.  Estimates of 560% growth in Metro traffic between now and 2017. *source: Bell labs, M… more »

Layer 2 - easy encryption on communication networks

February 21st, 2014
Over the last months it became widely known that all means of communication, regardless if voice or data of any kind, are intercepted – in a massive way. It appears that the US NSA was and is sniffing and taping into every single phone call, internet pa… more »

Monitoring data transport with tap ports

February 14th, 2014
Tap ports on a passive infrastructure are the easy way to monitor a transport network. Such a tap is implemented through a passive fiber-optical coupler. They usually are fused couplers, designed to take out a small portion (typically 1-10%) of the pass… more »