Julian Lucek is a Distinguished Systems Engineer at Juniper Networks, where he has been working with many operators on the design and evolution of their networks.
Before joining Juniper Networks in 1999, he worked at BT for several years, at first in the Photonics Research Department and later in the data transport and routing area. During this time he gained a PhD in ultrahigh-speed optical transmission and processing from Cambridge University.
He is the holder of several patents in the area of communications technology, has a Master’s degree in Physics from Cambridge University and holds Juniper Networks Certified Internet Expert (JNCIE) certification number 21.
We discuss the advantages of deploying long-haul DWDM interfaces on routers. We will describe the principles of how these interfaces operate and how they are managed. We will also discuss real-life deployment experiences in TDC’s network.