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« on: Tue 28 October, 2014 - 09:20 pm »

That's 255 Terrabits per second  

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A joint group of researchers from the Netherlands and the US have smashed the world speed record for a fiber network, pushing 255 terabits per second down a single strand of glass fiber. This is equivalent to around 32 terabytes per second — enough to transfer a 1GB movie in 31.25 microseconds (0.03 milliseconds), or alternatively, the entire contents of your 1TB hard drive in about 31 milliseconds.

To put 255Tbps into perspective, the fastest single-fiber links in commercial operation top out at 100Gbps, or 2,550 times slower. 255Tbps is mindbogglingly quick; it’s greater, by far, than the total capacity of every cable — hundreds of glass fibers — currently spanning the Atlantic Ocean. In fact, 255 terabits per second is similar to — or maybe even more than — the total sum of all traffic flowing across the internet at peak time.

http://mobile.extremetech.com/latest/222184-255tbps-worlds-fastest-network-could-carry-all-of-the-internets-traffic-on-a-single-fiber?origref=http:%2F%2Fwww.reddit.com%2Fr%2Fnewzealand%2Fcontroversial%2F


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