More than 3.4 billion people are connected to the Internet, placing ever-increasing demand on the telecom industry to provide bigger, better and faster bandwidth to users. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers have taken an important step in addressing that need by developing a new type of optical fiber amplifier that could potentially double the information-carrying capacity of fiber-optic cables.
 

Read more about extending wavelength region of the inline fiber optic amplifiers to E band at https://phys.org/news/2016-12-amplifier-capacity-fiber-optic-cables.html#jCp

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