Infinera Corporation | Products | Infinera IQ

By: Infinera  09-12-2011
Keywords: Transport, Network Topology, Optical Network

The IQ Network Operating System provides the carrier-class and intelligent system control functions that make a Digital Optical Network easy to engineer, commission, operate, provision, and evolve. IQ is based on a real-time operating system core and consists of intelligent transport networking capabilities, including:

  • IQ Bandwidth Management
    IQ Bandwidth Management enables flexible wavelength and sub-wavelength grooming and switching for efficient capacity utilization and flexible add/drop at any DTN site.
  • IQ Network Automation
    IQ Network Automation simplifies system turn-up and facilitates in-service network evolution through dynamic network topology discovery and protocol-independent end-to-end provisioning, utilizing a robust GMPLS control plane.
  • IQ Digital Wrapper
    IQ Digital Wrapper leverages a flexible digital wrapper to enable full service transparency as well as digital manageability and monitoring.
  • IQ Flexible Protection
    IQ Flexible Protection enables differentiated transport services by providing multiple carrier-class protection and service restoration schemes based on both digital and optical metrics.

Keywords: Digital Wrapper, Network Topology, Optical Network, Transport,

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