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In our offerings and sales, we stake our reputation on openness. We aim to deliver flexible solutions that our customers can use as they please and help them find the best solution. We also see ourselves as a challenger who must work hard and go the extra mile in caring for our customers.

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A market view on 400G flexible networking Kent Lidström, CTO Smartoptics talks about the trends, challenges and opportunities in open optical networking or IP over DWDM. What are the main drivers on the market and what is the future in flexible networking? View the video:
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SDN-based management for open optical networking SoSmart is a modular software suite for SDN-based management of Smartoptics products in an open, multi-layer and multi-vendor optical networking environment. In this video Alley Hameedi, Optical Transmission Specialist talks about the SoSmart Software Suite and the possibilities that comes with it. View the video:
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Smartoptics a challenger – Expanding your network horizons Smartoptics provides innovative, flexible open optical networking solutions and devices for the new era of open networking. Our market is driven by mega trends that generate strong demand for data traffic and higher capacity generating massive data growth: streaming, gaming, data centers, edge-computing, Mobility (5G), IoT - [...]
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Four questions to ask when choosing an optical networking provider, we break down four critical questions to ask yourself before you make your decision.

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Four questions to ask when choosing an optical networking provider, we break down four critical questions to ask yourself before you make your decision.

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NTT Communications purchases Smartoptics DCP-M open line systems and DCP-R ROADMs NTT Communications, a global Tier-1 ICT solutions provider based in Japan, chose the Smartoptics DCP-R ROADMs to interconnect major data centers in Tokyo and accelerate the expansion of its research and development network. The DCP-M open line system was chosen to support increased fiber [...]
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How Smartoptics and LightRiver are enabling a new generation of disaggregated networks Disaggregated networks have been gaining in importance, especially for service provider metro networks and enterprise DCI. By engineering open optical network solutions, Smartoptics and LightRiver have both been working hard for years to enable effective disaggregated networks. Now Smartoptics open line systems are [...]
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Smartoptics open line system for 400G – as small, smart and easy as ever As you probably know, 400G technologies are powerful, offering many additional benefits to networking. But did you know that getting started with 400G over Smartoptics open line systems actually is really easy? To show you just how easy it is, we [...]
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So, what are the main drivers behind the migration to 400G? And what are the benefits of upgrading? Per Burman, CMO at Smartoptics shares his view:
– The most obvious reason for upgrading to 400G is the possibility to create networks with higher capacity than existing 40G and 100G solutions. This enables both service providers and enterprises to meet the continuously increasing demands for more bandwidth. But 400G networking comes with several additional benefits, many directly related to the higher level of standardization that is introduced with the technology upgrade.

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