OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, Dec. 18, 2015 — Optelian has expanded its transponder-regenerator portfolio with the introduction of the RGN-8040 optical transport network (OTN) card. Using standard SFP+ tunable optics, the card features eight 10-Gb/s interfaces supporting a variety of independent application services, each with OTN encapsulation, forward error correction and full service awareness. It is designed with an extended temperature range for outside-plant operation and NEBS-qualification for carrier-grade service delivery. The card is suitable for applications from private line to business services to wholesale and overlay architectures. Supported services range from data center and storage protocols to 10-GbE LAN/WAN, OC-192/STM-64 and OTN (OTU2/OTU2e).