Waystream introduces flexible 10Gbit/s access-switch

Waystream introduces the MS8000 series access-switches for fiber networks with up to 10Gbit/s port speed. The switch is suitable for fiber networks building with layer 2 access.

Waystreams ASR8000 series that was introduced in the summer of 2019 has been well recieved by the market. Now Waystream presents a matching product for city networks that are building a layer 2 access network. The MS8000 offers 28 or 52 ports of up to 10Gbit/s speed.

"Fast and reliable broadband networks are essential to keep society going, not least in a time of pandemics where work life and human behavior changes. The MS8000 creates the foundation for attractive services in city networks that enable people to work from home, participate in video conferencing and remote learning or to watch high-resolution video or play online games with low latency requirements and without limitations", says Susanne Torrbacka, acting CEO at Waystream.

The MS8000 has a slim form factor, only 24 cm depth, and with effective front-to-side cooling. It makes the MS8000 is one of the most versatile and flexible 10Gbit/s switches on the market.