Tuesday, February 16, 2016

1Tbps: researchers break broadband speed record

Download entire Games of Thrones season in one second.

Researchers from the University College London (UCL) have
discovered the fastest ever data rate in digital information,
suggesting one day a movie could be downloaded within one second.

The researchers from UCL’s Optical Networks Group had achieved a rate
of 1.125 Tb/s as part of research on the capacity limits of optical
transmission systems. The research was designed to address the growing
demand for fast data rates.