Abstract

By employing 111Gb/s no-guard-interval coherent OFDM and SNR maximized second-order distributed Raman amplification in the extended L-band, we demonstrate the record capacity-distance product of 84.3Petabit/s.km (13.5Tb/s x 6,248km), and also 1Tb/s transmission over 9,612km.

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