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Awards

Next Generation Optical Networking and Optical DCI Awards

The awards will give recognition to the achievements made by operators, data centres and solution providers in the optical networking industry. This is a great chance for the industry to celebrate the year gone by in optical networking and data centre interconnect advancements.

Categories 2017

1. Best Optical Product - Ultra Long-haul

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective Ultra Long-haul Optical Product in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

2. Best Optical Product - DCI/short reach

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective DCI/short reach Optical Product in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

3. Best Optical Product - 400G and above

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most successful 400G Optical Product in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

4. Best Optical Open Line System (OLS) Product

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective Optical Open Line System (OLS) Product in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

5. Best NFV Service Orchestration Implementation

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective NFV Service Orchestration Implementation in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

6. Best Test & Measurement Product

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective Test & Measurement Product in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

7. Best Optical Components Provider

This category will be awarded to the best optical component provider in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools and cost.

8. Best Overall Multi-layer SDN Controller Implementation

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective Multi-layer SDN Controller Implementation in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

9. Best Optical Access/PON solution provider

This category will be awarded to the best Optical Access/PON solution provider in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools and cost.

Operators and Data Centres categories 2017

1. Global Next Generation Optical Service Provider

This category will be awarded to the most successful optical service provider, who has provided effective optical networking in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

2. Best Data Centre Interconnect Provider

This category will be awarded to the most successful data centre interconnect provider in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

3. Best Photonics Integration

This category will be awarded to the most successful photonics integration in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

4. Best IoT Application

This category will be awarded to the company, who has the best IoT Application in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.

5. Most advance Cloud interconnect service

This category will be awarded to the company, who has provided the most effective Most Advance Cloud interconnect service in terms of technology, pricing, service and support, management tools, R&D roadmap and cost.