Jean-Sébastien Tassé has more than 13 years of experience in sales and marketing in the high-tech sector. He currently holds the position of Product Line Manager in EXFO’s optical business unit, where he oversees the business strategy, roadmap and launch strategy of the optical spectrum analyzer and dispersion product lines. At EXFO, he is also business development manager for the market segments of submarine networks and fronthaul/backhaul networks (optical products). He began his career as Sales Engineer for Gentec Electro-Optics, where he was responsible for direct and channel sales in specific regions in the Americas, Asia and Europe. As Business Development Manager for the Thin Film Research Laboratory at the École Polytechnique de Montréal/University of Montreal, he was instrumental in delivering revenue growth in analytical services for companies. Jean-Sébastien holds a bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics and a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering (optics) from Université Laval, in Québec City, Canada.
Carrier network operators of all stripes are increasing their bandwidth capacity to 100 Gbps. While this trend began in the long haul, we have quickly seen carriers look to extend its use into metro and regional networks. Regardless of the application, however, carrier have to make the right technology choices that will meet their needs for 100G now, while setting the stage for even greater data rates in the future. The characteristics of the current network infrastructure are important in such choices. So too, of course, is deploying the technology correctly and efficiently. In this webinar, you'll learn about the current 100G options, upcoming technologies, and strategies for successful 100G deployments.