We report the first dynamically reconfigurable ULH network demonstration using
“broadcast & select” OADM architecture. We demonstrate
80x10.7 Gb/s NRZ C-band DWDM networking over 4160km of all-Raman amplified
dispersion-managed fiber and 13 concatenated OADMs with 2dB Q-margin for
10<sup>-15</sup> BER operation.
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