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Infinera unveils next generation multi-failure network protection solution.

M2 EQUITYBITES-March 19, 2013-Infinera unveils next generation multi-failure network protection solution(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) has released FastSMP, a next generation network protection solution designed for Infinera's DTN-X platform offering service providers increased network resiliency with protection against multiple failures while simultaneously lowering the total cost of ownership.

With FastSMP, Infinera is delivering the industry's only hardware-based Shared Mesh Protection (SMP) solution based on the FastSMP processor, a hardware acceleration chip that enables recovery from multiple-failures in less than 50 milliseconds (ms). This hardware chip is pre-installed on the DTN-X and can be enabled via a simple software upgrade ensuring complete investment protection for customers building their networks with the DTN-X. Infinera has shipped more than 2,000 100G ports to date and every port shipped is ready to be upgraded to FastSMP.

Infinera specializes in Digital Optical Networking systems that are designed to continually improve the economics of optical networking by combining the speed of optics with the simplicity of digital. For more information, visit

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