Ribbon has a record of accomplishment worldwide implementing RENs, from national to regional RENs, as well as other university networks. Our REN solution encompasses a flexible high bandwidth optical backbone, IP connectivity, management and automation, as well as value-added communications services.


IP Wave provides a complete REN networking suite, including:

  • Services aggregation and IP routing using a disaggregated NOS
  • High-bandwidth optical transport over an open OLS that supports both alien wavelengths and spectrum.
  • Multilayer SDN orchestration that let's you implement automation at your own pace.

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