Optical Experts Discuss Evolution of Self Aware Networks in New JDSU Video


Milpitas, Calif., March 27, 2012– JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU and
TSX: JDU) today announced a new segment for its Industry View campaign on JDSU.tv. Shot live from
the 2012 OFC/NFOEC conference in Los Angeles, California,
the video includes comments from optical experts about how transport networks
are evolving from static to flexible ‘Self Aware’ architectures that better
support the overall explosion in bandwidth demand.

Network equipment manufacturers are under pressure to provide faster network
speeds and higher optical performance to keep pace with bandwidth requirements
as more consumers access online video and other applications through new devices
such as smart phones and tablets.

“Self Aware Networks are a new set of emerging networks that are far more
intelligent,” said Sinclair Vass, senior director of Marketing at JDSU. “They
are able to understand what is happening in the network and optimize
accordingly. This supports bandwidth needs – where you want it and when you want

Self Aware Networks will employ the JDSU TrueFlex
product suite that is currently in trials with customers. The TrueFlex suite
includes the industry’s first twin wavelength selective switch that allows
network equipment manufacturers to benefit from flexible grid spacing and
improved optical performance in a compact footprint for network speeds beyond

For more information about JDSU’s optical products for Self Aware Networks,
please visit http://www.jdsu.com/en-us/Optical-Communications/Pages/default.aspx.

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